16. January 2003
Artistic Gymnastics

The Royal Dutch Gymnastics Federation and the technical committee of women's gymnastics give an invitation to the best 8 nations to a test event on a podium at the first weekend in May in Groeningen.
Also the Dutch technical committee of women's gymnastices decided, that the national Dutch championships in the next three years will be only held in the city of Nijmegen, because there is a big venue with a visitor capacity of more than 1,500 seats....

11. January 2003
Sydney, Australia
Artistic Gymnastics

. The Australian Youth Olympic Festival is a multi-sport event for young Olympic aspirants between the ages of 14-19 yrs. an take place from January 9 to 13.
Gymnastics Competition will be held at the State Sport Centre, which is located at Sydney Olympic Park, Homebush Bay.
>> The Japanese brothers Kazuki (53,65) and Hidetoshi Mizutori (53,25) won the men's all-around competition.
>> Monette Russo from Australia won the women's all-around with a score of 36,10.

4. January 2003
Linz (AUT), Berlin (GER)
Artistic Gymnastics

For one of Germany's longest-serving senior coaches, Monday 5 January 2009 is his first working day in the European City of Culture, Linz, in Upper Austria.
Siegfried WÜSTEMANN, hitherto of SC Berlin - following his predecessor Gerhard Kaminski (who served as senior coach at the former SC Dynamo Berlin for over 24 years) - has thus, after 22 years, ended one of the longest periods of service in a leading position at a German gymnastics centre, and one which is among the most successful in the history...

3. January 2003
In Portrait
Artistic Gymnastics

From 1997 to 2000 she was one of the stars of the French artistic gymnastics women team and Nelly Ramassamy was member of the French Olympic and world championships Equipe.
At last Nelly participated in autumn 2002 at the Massilia GYM Trophy in Marseille...
In 2003 the 19 years old gymnast have to fight agains the new and younger talents in national Frech gymnastics...
>> ... read more (in French) about Nelly Ramassamy (... > in German)

2. January 2003
Artistic Gymnastics

The German women's team of artistic gymnastics started from January the 1st on the special training camp for the world championships in Anaheim (August 2003).
Thirteen gymnasts from eight different German clubs will work from now on two weeks in Cologne, at the German Highscholl of Physical Culture 'Deutsche Sporthochschule', which is also the home of the TURNTEAM TOYOTA Cologne, folowed by one week training at the different home clubs of the athletes.
After a break of more...