Government announces gymnastics activity to resume in England from 25th July

We are delighted the UK Government has today confirmed that gymnastics clubs in England can reopen their doors on Saturday 25th July.  This is hugely positive news for our community and we are excited to see our clubs reopen their doors and welcome back gymnasts in the near future.   In line with the announcement, the … Continue reading “Government announces gymnastics activity to resume in England from 25th July”

r/FloridaGators hosting Bridget Sloan for an AMA Thursday July 9th at 5:30ET.

AMA with Legendary Florida Gymnast and former Olympian Bridget Sloan. Thursday at 5:30PM at r/FloridaGators. This Thursday we have one of the greatest Gator athletes joining us for an AMA. Bridget Sloan is a x9 Gold Medal winner in the NCAA Championships, Gold and Silver Medal winner in the World Championships and Silver Medalist in … Continue reading “r/FloridaGators hosting Bridget Sloan for an AMA Thursday July 9th at 5:30ET.”

British Gymnastics Letter to Rt Hon. Boris Johnson MP

Today we issued a letter to the Prime Minister urging him to provide a date for when gymnastics facilities will reopen. Dear Prime Minister, I was encouraged by your comments on radio station LBC this morning that you are working to reopen gyms ‘in a couple of weeks’. This appears to be great news for … Continue reading “British Gymnastics Letter to Rt Hon. Boris Johnson MP”

Kui Yuanyuan may not have won the beam gold she deserved, but she’s still the first Chinese woman to become World Champion on Floor (1996)!

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British Gymnastics applauds athlete action

The documentary “Athlete A” currently being aired worldwide detailing the Larry Nassar scandal within USA Gymnastics, describes what was a profoundly heart-breaking and harrowing series of events over a sustained period of time that should never have happened.   It was a disturbing watch as the documentary focussed on the impact of these events on the … Continue reading “British Gymnastics applauds athlete action”

Which former elites would you love to hear from today (their true story) and why?

Ever since Athlete A was released I've been watching and listening to interviews with former elites telling their true stories, such as Dantzscher (Gymcastic), Silivas (TSL), Kathy Johnson-Clarke (TSL), Atler (gymcastic from 2017), Okino (gymcastic). Which elites would you love to hear from that we haven't already? In no particular order: Jennie Thompson – she … Continue reading “Which former elites would you love to hear from today (their true story) and why?”

Free COVID-19 printed resource pack for every club

British Gymnastics wants to ensure our community are in the best possible position to reopen as soon as the time comes. To help support you with this, we are creating a brand-new Marketing Hub. As we progress, the Marketing Hub will become your go-to place for printed and digital resources such as posters, banners, flyers … Continue reading “Free COVID-19 printed resource pack for every club”

British Gymnastics dismayed by Government’s failure to help the sport return

British Gymnastics is extremely disappointed that indoor sports have not been given the green light to return.  The government says that it places great value on the benefits of physical activity, but they are massively letting the sports community down. Our 1500 member clubs and the 400,000 children involved in these facilities are desperate to … Continue reading “British Gymnastics dismayed by Government’s failure to help the sport return”