Gymnastics

European Union of Gymnastics set up working group to develop sport's future strategy

By Liam Morgan

The UEG technical Presidents were informed of the strategic plan and measures at a meeting ©UEGA working group has been set up by the European Union of Gymnastics (UEG) and charged with putting together a strategic plan as the sport attempts to embark on a radical period of change.

Russia in the medals again as Baku 2015 gymnastics test event comes to end

By Daniel Etchells at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku

The latest Baku 2015 gymnastics test event came to a close today ©Baku 2015Russian gymnasts were regular visitors to the podium once more on the third and final day of the Open Joint Azerbaijan Championship, as the latest Baku 2015 test event came to a close here.

Russia top rhythmic podium as Baku 2015 gymnastics test event continues

By Daniel Etchells at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku

Russia prevailed in the the rhythmic gymnastics all-around groups competition at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku ©Getty ImagesRussia struck gold in the rhythmic gymnastics all-around groups competition on day two of the Baku 2015 test event here today.

Double gold for hosts as Baku 2015 gymnastics test event opens

By Daniel Etchells at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku

Azerbaijans Oleg Stepko, formerly a representative of Ukraine, claimed the men's all-around gold medal ©Getty ImagesHosts Azerbaijan claimed gold medals in the men's and women's all-around competitions on the opening day of the Baku 2015 gymnastics test event here this evening.

Baku 2015 gymnastics competition key in shaping future of sport, claims European head

By Daniel Etchells at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku

Georges Guelzec sees the test event as a key opportunity to see how all five gymnastics disciplines work together in one venue ©UEGEuropean Union of Gymnastics (UEG) President Georges Guelzec has stressed the importance of the Baku 2015 competition in shaping the future direction of the sport on the eve of the latest test event here.

European Union of Gymnastics set to trial new competition format at Baku 2015 test event

By Daniel Etchells at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku

The Baku 2015 gymnastics test event is due to take place at the National Gymnastics Arena this week ©ITGA European Games gymnastics test event is set to get underway here on Wednesday (March 4), providing the first opportunity for the continental governing body to trial its new concept of presenting two different disciplines alternatively each day. 

British TV presenter teams up with Louis Smith for World Gymnastics Championships challenge

By Emily Goddard

Radzi Chinyanganya will be mentored by Louis Smith ahead of the World Gymnastics Championships ©Jeff HolmesA presenter on the British children's television programme Blue Peter is teaming up with triple Olympic medallist Louis Smith to take on an ambitious challenge to celebrate this year's World Gymnastics Championships in Glasgow.

Léglise back in FIG vice-presidency role after successful appeal against suspension

By Emily Goddard

Michel Léglise has had his suspension scrapped by a FIG Appeal Tribunal ©FIGMichel Léglise is back in his role as vice-president of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) after a successful appeal against his suspension that came as part of the long running rhythmic gymnastics judges' course scandal.

Comăneci confirms attendance after 2017 European Artistic Gymnastics Championships awarded to Bucharest

By Liam Morgan

Bucharest was chosen as the host city for the 2017 European Artistic Gymnastic Championships at an UEG meeting in Lausanne ©UEGBucharest, Romania will host the 2017 European Artistic Gymnastics Championships with Olympic legend Nadia Comăneci set to be in attendance, the European Union of Gymnastics (UEG) has announced.
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