The 10th edition of the World Cup in Doha, Qatar concluded on Sunday where the Chinese team showed very promising finishes, claiming half the title available, much like they did in Melbourne last month. Veterans and experienced athletes won their best events and some standouts have emerged as well.
German Olympian Tabea Alt and Ukrainian Olympic parallel bars champion Oleg Verniaiev clinched All-Around gold on the second of three FIG All-Around World Cup events this year, the 2017 EnBW DTB-Pokal World Cup held in Stuttgart, Germany last weekend.
The 2017 Russian Artistic Gymnastics Championship has concluded on March 5 in Kazan, Russia with 16-year-old Natalia Kapitonova at the highest podium in the women’s All-Around.
At the annual Laureus World Sports Awards ceremony on Tuesday night at Monaco, the four-time Rio Olympic champion Simone Biles did it once again! She has been awarded as the World Sportswoman of the Year, alongside fellow American, four-time World Sportsman of the Year Usain Bolt.
Rio 2016 Olympic gold medalists Oleg Verniaiev from Ukraine and Ryohei Kato from Japan looms over all other participants at the American Cup, the first competition of the 2017 International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) All-around World Cup Series.
As parents of distracted children, such as those with ADHD or autism, we often wonder how we could contain our children’s excessive energy. We also ask ourselves a lot more questions like should we use only pharmaceutical help? Should we follow special diets or let them take nutritional supplements? Do they need to be disciplined more? Is there an outlet we could teach to our child so he could release his energy there while at the same time being beneficial to him and his condition?
Today, October 10, the 2016 FIG World Cup series concluded the World Challenge Cups in Artistic Gymnastics at Szombathely, Hungary.
After clinching a total of five Olympic medals at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, American artistic gymnast Simone Biles plans to take a year off from gymnastics to ‘live in the moment’ and chill out.
Despite some error-prone performances at the qualifying rounds on Saturday, the Japanese team has successfully dethroned the Chinese team at the recently held Olympic gymnastics team event finals on Monday.