9. June 2019
Ghent, BEL
Artistic Gymnastics

The 2019 Flanders International Team Challenge was held from June 8-9 at the Flanders Sports Arena in Ghent, Belgium.
Gymnasts from Belgium, Netherlands, Australia, Canada, Romania, Spain, Poland, Germany, Argentina, Norway, Austria, Israel, Sweden, Iceland, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Indonesia, Italy, Great Britain, and Azerbaijan were invited to compete.
In the World Championships Arena of 2001, the the Belgian hosts proved to be the strongest - led by their world champion and two-time European champion (uneven bars) Nina...

15. May 2019
Oklahoma City, USA
Artistic Gymnastics

Five gymnastics legends, including China's LI Xiaopeng, will be honored at the 23rd annual International Gymnastics Hall of Fame (IGHOF) ceremony on May 18, 2019, at the Petroleum Club in Oklahoma City. Li is a 5-time Olympic medalist and 11-time World Championship medalist. One of China's greatest gymnasts, the 38-year-old holds four Olympic gold medals and 16 world titles.
The other three inductees are Shawn Johnson of the United States, Russia's Maria Filatova, and Ivan Ivankov of Belarus.
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14. May 2019
Zhaoqing, CHN
Artistic Gymnastics

The 2019 Chinese National Championships of Artistic Gymnastics took place from May 09  t0 13 in Zhaoqing, only some days before the next FIG Challenge Cup.
Zhaoqing City is located in the west-central region of Guangdong Province, at the middle and lower reaches of Xijiang River. Adjacent to the Pearl River Delta, the city borders Guangxi Province in the northwest and Foshan City in the southeast. It lies about 90 kilometers (56 miles) from Guangzhou.
New Chinese All-around...

2. May 2019
Indianapolis, USA
Artistic Gymnastics

On Monday, April 29, USA Gymnastics (USAG) hired Edward NYMAN as its director of sports medicine and science, a newly created position. But even one day later, on Tuesday, the organization reneged on the hiring citing a “conflict of interest” and nothing else.
"Dr. Nyman's employment will not continue due to a conflict of interest, and we will immediately renew our search to identify a qualified individual to lead our sports medicine and research efforts," a USAG statement reads....

27. April 2019
Halle/Sa., GER
Artistic Gymnastics

The British junior team of artistic gymnastics won the traditional U18 international tournament in Halle / Sa. (GER) with 310.550 points, just ahead of Switzerland (310.300). The German junior team took third place with 308,300 points and moved France's team (307,000) to fourth place.
* Best of all was the British U18 national junior champion of 2018 and third of this year's championships, Adam TOBIN (GBR) with 78.50 points. Niklas Patrick NEUHÄUSEL (GER) of Eintracht Frankfurt was...

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