It took me forever because I had to track down 31 years of competitive results, but I finally finished Chusovitina’s profile page.
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The provisional timetable for our virtual Performance Pathway Symposium can now be viewed. Taking place between Sunday 17th January and Friday 5th February, our virtual Performance Pathway Symposium will cover a variety of disciplines and topics that apply across the sport of gymnastics. We’re delighted to be running a range of sessions with our National … Continue reading “Buy tickets and see the timetable for our virtual Performance Pathway Symposium”
Following the latest update from Prime Minister, Boris Johnson (4th January 2021), all British Gymnastics clubs in England are advised to close with immediate effect. This is incredibly disappointing news for everyone in the community including club managers, coaches and of course gymnasts who will once again be unable to do the thing they love, … Continue reading “Gymnastics clubs in England to close under latest lockdown measures”
This is purely speculation. I’ve been watching the 2011 Visa Champs and I am so impressed with Shawn’s comeback. I know she’s said now that she was incredibly unhappy and not mentally interested in it, but to me that just makes me more impressed with how good she was. Obviously she wasn’t at the same … Continue reading “Shawn Johnson’s 2011 Comeback”
I went down a rhythmic gymnastics rabbit hole after reading more about Soldatova’s retirement and struggles in the sport (https://www.rockergymnastics.com/rhythmic-gymnastics/2020/2/6/alexandra-soldatovas-alleged-suicide-attempt-rocks-rhythmic-gymnasticsnbsp). Because RG doesn’t have nearly as high of a profile as artistic gymnastics in many countries, I’m curious to hear if folks here follow it closely. I feel deeply sad to think that Soldatova’s experiences … Continue reading “Rhythmic Gymnastics: Do you follow it? What are your thoughts?”
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I thought I’d start a discussion that’s been had in a lot of other threads. I know some posters have really deep inside knowledge on this. Others have theories. I’d love to hear everyone’s opinion. The interesting thing about Romania is even as the senior team has faltered for more than a quad, the juniors … Continue reading “Why does Romania have such a hard time transitioning juniors?”