16. April 2003
Sports Acrobatics

The International Flanders Acro Cup 2003 was held last weekend in Puurs, Belgium, on April 11th to 12th.
Many gymnasts came from 12 different European countries and took part at the competition with th consequence of a very long competition day on Saturday. The event started at 9 a.m. and to finished after a distance of more than 14 hours, at 11:40 p.m.

14. April 2003
Sports Acrobatics

Host Russia won all the four golden Medals at the first world cup final of sports acrobatics in Krasnodar, Russia last weekend.
British Sports Acrobats put together two silver medals and a fourth place, competing against the top nations in the world, while Russia swept the floor winning all the Gold, and China was left with none…

9. April 2003
Sports Acrobatics

To the first time in history the FIG will organize a world cup final of sports acrobatics. This event will held in Krasnodar, Russia. Host is the organizer of the worldwide wellknown tournament 'Vassili Machuga'.
The event days will be April 11 and 12..

10. March 2003
Sports Acrobatics

Carisa Laughon, the Program Director of Sports Acrobatics (USA Gymnastics) informs, that the United States will not be sending a delegation to this year’s Acro Cup Albershausen (at the end of April). 'With the uncertain world situation and possible war, our athletes are hesitant to travel outside of the country. In addition, our federation’s President has instructed that no international travel be permitted at all if war begins with Iraq', so Carisa Laughon wrote.

10. February 2003
Sports Acrobatics

The German aspirants for the coming European Championships this year in Zelona Gora (Poland) started their training camp in Pfungstadt/Germany. At the beginning of this course all participants signed the 'APPEL for PEACE' and stand up for peacefull answers of worldwide conflicts!
The German President of Sportsgymnastics, Mr. Kurt BECKER - just arrived from the USA (session of technical committee) - said at the opening, that more and more people also in USA advocate for peacefull ways. >>...