22. September 2019
Baku, AZE
Rhythmic Gymnastics

* fig-preview--: Fourteen years after welcoming the Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships for the first time, Baku is bursting with excitement as the sport’s marquee event returns to Azerbaijan’s capital city 16-22 September, this time with coveted Olympic qualification places at stake. Whether you are an expert in rhythmic or just getting into the sport, here are five things to know about the competition to come. To date, only four women have won three consecutive world All-around titles: Bulgaria’s Mariya...

7. September 2019
Portimao, POR
Rhythmic Gymnastics

After the four-series of World Cup Events within just one month (April 2019) in spring of 2019 the FIG started a five-series so-called World Challenge Cups.
Beginning in Guadalajara (ESP) in May (03 - 05) just before the European Championships in Baku (AZE), this challenge cup circuit is continued with another three events in August in  Minsk, followed in Cluj Napoca, now in Kazan / Russia, and ends in September 08 in Portimao.
Subsequently, the...

21. July 2019
Moscow, RUS
Rhythmic Gymnastics

The brand-new Irina Viner-Usmanova Gymnastics Palace in Moscow hosted the 1st FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics Junior World Championships from 19-21 July with more than 300 young gymnasts from 60-plus nations competing for eight titles. A grand total of 129 gymnasts, representing 57 nations, have signed up for the individual programme, with a further 183 youngsters from 32 countries slated to take part in the group events.
As expected, the leading international host nation RUSSIA won all 8...

13. July 2019
Naples, ITA
Rhythmic Gymnastics

With the competitions of the rhythmic gymnastics the gymnastics events of the 2019 Students World Championships 2019 will be completed this weekend.
In the individual competitions, Russia and Elena SELEZNEVA are clearly in the lead in the qualifying rounds after the tires and ball equipment, as expected. Selezneva won also 3 apparatus finals, but Ukraine's Yeva MELESHCHUK won gold with the clubs, followed by Zohra AGHAMIROVA and SELEZNEVA on bronze place.
Also in the group competition...

23. June 2019
Minsk, GER
Rhythmic Gymnastics

After a spectacular Opening Ceremony, the gymnastics competition kicked off today at the Minsk Arena. 12000 enthusiastic fans supported the rhythmic and acrobatic gymnasts competing for the first medals of the Games.
In Rhythmic Gymnastics, 12 individual gymnasts competed for the all-around crown and a place in the four apparatus finals tomorrow.
Russian superstar, the reigning World all-around Champion Dina AVERINA overcome problems in her hoop and clubs routine to take the all-around gold, following in the footsteps...