Olympic Difficulty Part 3: Balance Beam

Full Twist contributor Anna Rose Johnson continues to , compare gold-medal winning routines of the past to those from more recent years. Previously she has looked at both Vault and Uneven Bars. The balance beam might be the most controversial […]

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Ireland announce Northern Europeans delegation

With 2 weeks to go, Ireland are only the second team to announce their representation for Northern Europeans. The announcement was made today, the same day that the


ACL tear for Germany’s Janas

According to a news article Germany's young hopeful Kim Janas has been diagnosed with an ACL tear. The silver All Around medallist at the European Youth Olympic Festival in


Peng Peng to undergo surgery

Canada's Christine 'Peng Peng' Lee missed out on the London 2012 Olympic Games due to an ACL tear sustained in April of the same year. In August, after


Video: Keatings 7.2 Pommel routine

Daniel Keatings is training a 7.2 start value Pommel routine. Things brings him in line with team mate Max Whitlock with 7.2 and above Alberto Busnari with 7.1.


Al Fong still bitter over Dowell drop

Al Fong has continued to be bitter over the last minute drop of his gymnast Brenna Dowell at the World Championships. He took to his blog once again


Video: Oksana Chusovitina competes Bars

Chuso competed Bars yesterday at the Tournoi International de Schiltigheim. Team coach Svetlana Boginskaya was very excited. Results are as yet unknown but more videos can be viewed


Scotland announce Northern Europeans delegation

Scotland have announced their delegation for the 2013 Northern Europeans which will be held next month in Lisburn, Northern Ireland. MAG Daniel Illey - Exeter GC Tom Barnes - Tolworth GC Andrew


Luke Carson injury update (complete with Keatings commentary and Smith OST)

Back in mid September, Ireland's Senior AA MAG Champion Luke Carson sustained a horrific injury in the build up to Antwerp. Initially he was told that it was


“The Moors” rated an “I” by the FIG

We've been a while waiting for the new WAG elements to the Code of Points to be confirmed. The Men's were named during Antwerp. The confirmed new elements include


Robot gymnast performs kovacs & triple tuck dismount

Should Epke be worried.. ;) He's aiming for Tokyo 2020... Check out more videos from the Robot's "coach", they've been making videos for over a year. Via


2013 Arthur Gander Memorial participants announced

The participants have been announced for the 2013 Arthur Gander Memorial Cup scheduled for October 30th. WAG Giulia Steingruber Ilaria Kaeslin Chiara Gandolfi Elisabeth Seitz Kim Bui Raer Theaker Manon Cormoreche Maegan Chant Larisa Iordache Angelina Kysla Shang Chunsong MAG Claudio Capelli Pablo


BBC Gymnastics reality TV show confirmed

It's been rumoured.... it's now confirmed. The BBC are bringing us a gymnastics reality television show. Link via BBC's Ollie Williams. Let’s Get Ready To Tumble (w/t) is a live,


An exciting time for the USA

Anna Rose Johnson takes a look at the upcoming USA Camp at the Karolyi Ranch. Let's see who will and will not be there. There is usually a lull


London 2012 Olympian establishes new gymnastics club

London 2012 Olympian Kieran Behan is giving back to the gymnastics world. Kieran and Gymnastics Ireland Junior National MAG coach Geoff Rellis  have begun a new venture, GK

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