GK Signs Simone Biles as Newest Endorsed Athlete


Via Press Release from GK: READING, Pennsylvania (November 23, 2015) – GK Elite Sportswear, L.P., the world’s leading supplier of gymnastics apparel, is pleased to announce that Simone Biles will join their list of official endorsed athletes. At just 18 […]

Simone Biles for Nike


Earlier this year three time All Around World Champion Simone Biles announced that she would be turning professional, forfeiting her NCAA eligibility. Today Simone confirmed that she has joined fellow gymnasts Shawn Johnson and Gabby Douglas and signed up to […]

Rio 2016: Williams for Test Event


Trinidad and Tobago were lucky to capture a WAG Test Event slot. Both Thelma Williams and Marisa Dick competed for TTO, placing 59th and 77th respectively. The Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Council have confirmed that Thelma Williams, coached by John […]

Results: Arthur Gander Memorial 2015


Results from the 2015 edition of the Arthur Gander Memorial competition. Full results can be found here. WAG competed  3 apparatus, MAG competed 4. Larisa Iordache ROU 43.500 (VT 14.9 / BB 14.050 / FX 14.55) Pauline Schaefer GER 41.500 […]

Dutch gymnasts on a high


Following on from a successful World Championships where the Dutch woman became the first ever WAG team to qualify directly to an Olympic Games and Sanne Wevers took home a medal on beam, the gymnasts flew home today, on a […]

What’s next?


We’ve been spoiled for nearly 2 weeks with the World Championships, so much gymnastics, for so many days, but what’s next? Event: Arthur Gander Memorial Cup When: 4th November 2015 Location: Switzerland Discipline: MAG & WAG Known participants: Switzerland:  Hegi, […]

#Glasgow2015 – an economic success


The 2015 World Championships was incredible and really has set the bar for other host countries in the future (yes that “bar” pun was intended 😛 ). The FIG has released this video, part of which could be seen in […]

Uchimura & Biles: World Champions


Between these two amazing gymnasts they won 8 medals at this Championships. Kohei Uchimura 2015 Medals GOLD All Around GOLD Team Final GOLD High Bar   Simone Biles 2015 Medals GOLD All Around GOLD Team Final GOLD on Floor GOLD […]

Grandi on Glasgow


FIG President Bruno Grandi has spoken about the 46th World Championships, held in Glasgow: “I believe Glasgow was super. Thank you very much. Thank you because gymnastics needed to be organised like this. Gymnastics is a beautiful sport.You look at the […]

Worlds 2015: Uchimura – High Bar World Champion


In the last competition of the Championships, it was down to the very exciting High Bar. Manrique Larduet becomes another gymnast to earn his individual Olympic berth for Cuba. Uchimura earns his 10th World Championship gold medal. Uchimura JPN 15.833 […]

Worlds 2015: Biles – WAG Floor World Champion


The floor final was meant to include Italy’s Erika Fasana, she was forced to withdraw due to an elbow injury. In yesterdays Vault final, Giulia Steingruber suffered a knee injury and withdrew from the Floor final. Shang Chunsong and Lieke […]

Worlds 2015: You – Parallel Bars World Champion


Another gymnast has secured an individual berth to the Olympic Games through the event finals, Oleg Verniaiev will now take a spot in Rio. You CHN 16.216 Verniaiev UKR 16.066 Stepko AZE 15.966 & Deng CHN 15.966 Larduet CUB 15.733 […]

Dutch WAG at Worlds


Not being familiar with Dutch gymnastics, I asked Twitter was Sanne Wevers medal on Beam the Netherlands first WAG Worlds medal. Of course, information quickly came through about gymnasts who won medals in the 00’s. 2002 – Verona van de […]

Worlds 2015: Biles – Beam World Champion


A very exciting beam final. Germanys Pauline Schaefer has secured a spot in Rio as a result of this medal. Biles USA 15.358 Wevers NED 14.333 Schaefer GER 14.133 Komova RUS 13.933 Wang CHN 13.633 Tutkhalian RUS 13.500 Black CAN […]

Worlds 2015: Ri – MAG Vault World Champion


It was a real show of power in this Vault final. Ri PRK 15.450 Dragulescu ROU 15.400 Whittenburg USA 15.350 Radivilov UKR 15.083 Verniaiev UKR 15.283 Abliazin RUS 14.850 Shirai JPN 14.516 Kim KOR 14.500

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