Gymnastics

Angelova to coach Bulgarian rhythmic gymnasts to Rio 2016

By Emily Goddard

Efrosina Angelova 040213February 9 - Efrosina Angelova has been named as the coach to lead Bulgaria's national rhythmic gymnastics individual competitors to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Miss Valentine to get post-Olympic rhythmic gymnastics season underway as FIG World Cup

By Emily Goddard

Ganna Rizatdinova london 2012February 6 - Miss Valentine will this year be held as an International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) World Cup for the first time in its 19-year history, as the biggest international gymnastics tournament in Estonia gets the post-Olympic FIG rhythmic gymnastics season underway this weekend.

World champion aerobic gymnast Parejo receives top Spanish sport award

By Emily Goddard

Ivan Parejo 210103January 26 - Ivan Parejo, Spain's current aerobic gymnastic individual world champion, has been awarded the Medal of Recognition by the Spanish Olympic Committee (COE) after claiming his second world title in June last year in Sofia.

We consider the gymnasts' careers when handing out suspensions, says FIG official

By Emily Goddard

Luiza Galiulina 240113January 24 - The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) has defended the sanctions it handed out to two of the sport's athletes after they tested positive for banned substances, despite the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) lodging appeals with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).

Commonwealth champion gymnast Mason to come out of retirement for Glasgow 2014

By Emily Goddard

Lisa Mason 180113January 18 - England's former Olympic gymnast Lisa Mason is to end her 12-year retirement in the hope of qualifying for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

Russian gymnastics superstar Kanaeva announces retirement

By Emily Goddard

Evgeniya Kanaeva 110113January 11 - Evgeniya Kanaeva, the most decorated rhythmic gymnast in the history of the discipline, has announced her retirement from competitive competition after she was named as vice-president of the Russian Rhythmic Gymnastics Federation.

Glasgow unveils vision for 2015 World Gymnastics Championships

By Tom Degun

glasgow-2015December 12 - Glasgow have unveiled their vision for the 2015 World Gymnastics Championships which will see an estimated 500 gymnasts from 80 countries take part in 10 days of world-class competition.

Reddin appointed women's head coach at British Gymnastics

By Mike Rowbottom

Amanda Reddin_Team_GB_gymnastics_coachOctober 15 - Amanda Reddin, who coached Beth Tweddle to Olympic, world and European success, has been named head national coach for British Gymnastics' women's artistic programme.

European gymnastics and broadcasting unions agree four-year media rights and services deal

By Stuart Newman

Gymmnastics deal_3_SeptSeptember 5 - The European Union of Gymnastics (UEG) and the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) have signed an all-inclusive global media rights and services deal.
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