Gabby Douglas’ comeback bid suffers a setback
The American gymnastics star hasn’t competed competitively in nearly eight years.
Gabby Douglas returns after more than seven years and is excited about Paris: “I would love to represent the United States once again”
The triple Olympic champion, who hasn't competed since Rio 2016, will be present at the Winter Cup in Louisville and aims to win a place on the team: “It would be incredible and a great honor.”
The International Gymnastics Federation authorized the first neutrals: they are all from Belarus, there are no Russians
In compliance with what was announced in July of last year, the governing organization of gymnastics began publishing this week the athletes who meet the neutrality requirements required to return to competing internationally. The Tokyo 2020 Olympic champion in trampoline gymnastics, Ivan Litvinovich, and the bronze medalist in rhythmic gymnastics, Alina Harnasko, are the two most resonant figures to receive the green light, although it's not clear how they could qualify for the Paris Olympics.
Olympic and world champion will auction a medal to collaborate with victims in the Gaza Strip
Artem Dolgopyat is the world's best gymnast specializing in floor. On the same day that the war between Israel and Palestine began, he became champion in the World Cup in Antwerp. Now he announced that he will raise money through his gold medal.
Dressed in blue and with specific rules for routine music: this will be the return of Russian and Belarusian gymnasts to the competition
The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) made official the rules and conditions so that Russians and Belarusians can rejoin international tournaments in 2024. Although there is nothing written about the next Olympic Games, this partial opening will give them the chance to fight for the few places left for Paris 2024.
Gymnastics closes the year with another World Cup qualification for the Olympic Games
The last World Gymnastics Championships of 2023 is the trampoline championship and starts today in Birmingham. A total of 16 tickets for Paris 2024 will be distributed in the form of a single trampoline.
She returned to be champion: Simone Biles won the World Cup in Antwerp
After two years without competing internationally, the American gymnast won the all-around and won her twenty-first gold medal at a World Championship. Like never before, she was thrilled on the podium.