24. February 2003
Wheel Gymnastics

Las weekend was held the first German qualification event for the coming world Championships of WHEEL GYMNASTICS, which will took place 2003, May, in Lillehammer, Norway.
All together 52 participants from Germany started in the city Giessen, also 10 participants, coming from Belgium, Iran, Austria and the USA, to get enough points in this competition for qualifying, to get a WCh ticket to Norway......

16. February 2003
Bergisch Gladbach / Germany
Wheel Gymnastics

Last weekend the general meeting of all leaders of the regional German departements of wheel gymnastics, took place in Bergisch Gladbach, the regional leaders vote for Franz Obry.
The election of the chairman of the technical committee of Germany took a surprising course: On a clear majority, the regional leaders voted for Franz Obry as chairman, who is also the president of the International Federation (IRV). Obry got 9 votes, the rival candidate Dirk Balkenohl got 1 vote,...

4. February 2003
Wheel Gymnastics

The German weel gymnastics star and stage-manager of the successful Gymmotion Show Wolfgang Bientzle pronounced
that he wants to continue his engagement for this show as a freelancer.
Bientzle continues his talks with the German Gymnastics Federation in this interrelation.
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29. January 2003
Wheel Gymnastics

More than eight month passed by after the German Gymnastic Festival in Leipzig and the crisis of the management of German wheel gymnastics is going on.
No the host (TSB FLENSBURG) of the second German qualifying for the coming world championships this year in Lillehammer cancelled the readiness to organize this event in March 2003....
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15. January 2003
Wheel Gymnastics

The International Federation of Wheel Gymnastics IRV will organize the 5th World Championships of Wheel Gymnastics 2003 in May, the 27th to 31st in the city of the 1994 Olympic Winter Games Lillehammer.
Host is the Norway Gymnastics Federation.
The venue will be the Hakon Hall in Lillehammer.