14. March 2021
Penza, RUS
Artistic Gymnastics

* The ranking of the Russian artistic gymnastics all-around championships for women was headed by three championship debutants after the first qualifying round:
The 3-time junior world champion (Györ 2019), Victoria LISTUNOVA (57.566), ahead of Vladislav URASOVA (56.299), followed by Yana Worona (55,199), also from the golden Russian Junior Worlds team. In the all-around final Victoria LISTUNOVA just got the upper hand and became Russian champion, although Vladislava URASOVA was able to shorten the gap with 57.365 points...

14. March 2021
Penza, RUS
Artistic Gymnastics

After the only 19-year-old defending champion Alexander KARTSEV had already fought an exciting duel with ex-world champion Artur DALALOYAN in the first all-around qualifying, and initially narrowly defeated with 85.198 to 85.331 points, he followed his opponent in the all-around final with 83.664 : 82.298 who had to cope with a fall on the parallel bars and so he successfully defended his championship title. The former national champion of the years 2014 and 2015 and current third in...

10. March 2021
Lausanne, SUI
Artistic Gymnastics

*fig-info--: The Japan Gymnastics Association (JGA) and the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) have agreed to cancel the All-Around World Cup scheduled in Tokyo on 4 May 2021, which was also set to serve as a test event for the Olympic Games in Artistic Gymnastics.
The Tokyo World Cup was initially planned to conclude the All-Around World Cup series, acting as qualifying for the Tokyo 2020 Games, but the cancellation of the two earlier

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9. March 2021
Differdingen, LUX
Artistic Gymnastics

Luxembourg's 16-time all-around champion of artistic gymnastics Josef "Josy" STOFFEL, died today at the age of 92. With five (!) participations in the Olympic Games between 1948 and 1964, he was also a special record holder in his country, took part in five World and six European championships: At the first continental championships in 1955 in Frankfurt / Main (FRG), he won the vault behind European champion Adalbert Dickhut (FRG) and together...

5. March 2021
Lausanne, SUI
Artistic Gymnastics

* FIG-Info --: The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) has released today the revised version of the Qualification System – Games of the XXXII Olympiad – Tokyo 2020 for the Artistic, Rhythmic and Trampoline Gymnastics events that includes a few adjustments enabling the qualification process to conclude on time.While the main principles remain the same, a few modifications to the rules were necessary to clarify how the remaining quota places will be earned or reallocated should qualifying competitions not...

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