World's biggest digital Olympic workout introduces half a billion people to #StayActive on Olympic Day

VTB renews sponsorship agreement with FIG for 2019


ATR Golden 25 - #MeToo Hits the Olympics #3

(ATR) The cause of safe sport demands the leadership of the IOC and its stakeholders.

Five Days To Go Before the 2017 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships in Pesaro

A new era in Rhythmic Gymnastics opens with the 2017 World Championships, the flagship event of the season, which begin Wednesday, August 30 in Pesaro, Italy.

Fractured Parkour Community Struggles to Unite

(ATR) As two startup federations seek to grow parkour, an established International Federation could monopolize the discipline.

Alina Kabaeva Announced as Gymnastics Ambassador for 2017 RG World Championships

The FIG is pleased to announce that 2004 Olympic champion Alina Kabaeva  will be the Gymnastics Ambassador for the 35th Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships. 

Golden Finish for Britain, China, Ukraine, USA at The World Games

The Acrobatic Men's Groups podium: Great Britain takes gold, ahead of China and Israel.

Golden Opportunities -- Business Never Stops

(ATR) A new Workforce Operations Manager  position for the 2018 European Championships Glasgow highlights this week's Golden Opportunities...

The FIG Commits to Developing a Duty of Care Code

As a clear sign of its strong commitment to the protection of gymnasts, the FIG will develop a "Duty of Care Code".

FIG Decision-Making Bodies Greenlight Inclusion of a New Discipline

The FIG's decision-making bodies gave their approval for the inclusion of a new FIG discipline based on obstacle course competitions.

Fallout from FIFA Ousting Ethics Bosses -- Federations Focus

(ATR) South Africa re-enters race for 2023 Rugby World Cup bid; IFF revamps identity;  2019 FIBA World Cup qualifiers announced

Tickets for 2017 American Cup go on Sale Dec. 16

Tickets for the 2017 American Cup, scheduled for March 4, 2017, at Prudential Center will go on sale to the public on Dec. 16. 

The FIG inaugurates its new building in Lausanne

The International Gymnastics Federation inaugurated its new headquarters close to the central train station in Lausanne.

With Fourth Title, Biles Joins Golden Record Club

With fourth Olympic title, Biles joins golden record club as Hambuechen and Verniaiev finally coronated.

30 days from now, Gymnastics will have its big dress rehearsal in Rio

The dress rehearsal for Gymnastics at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio will take place April 16-22 in the Olympic venue.

Stuttgart signs on for 2019 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships

Rhythmic Gymnastics Groups: 2016 Olympic Games, 2016 Olympic Test Event qualifiers confirmed

Following the General Group Competition of the 34th Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships in Stuttgart (GER) on Saturday, September 12, 2015, the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) herewith confirms the list of qualifiers for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and the 2016 Olympic Test Event for Rhythmic Gymnastics Groups.

FIG Disciplinary Commission sanctions Rhythmic Gymnastics judges

The Disciplinary Commission of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) has pronounced sanctions against five Rhythmic Gymnastics judges who officiated at the 2014 World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships in Izmir (TUR).

Gymnastics Fed Downsizing Teams for Tokyo Olympics

(ATR) The International Gymnastics Federation could use the open spots to lobby for a new discipline.

Gymnastics Federation Launches Digital Magazine

(ATR) The International Gymnastics Federation's digital magazine will share the same design as the print edition

Monday Memo - ITU Elections; FIG Congress; UCI Announces Lance Armstrong Decision

(ATR) President Pat McQuaid to announce whether International Cycling Union will appeal Lance Armstrong doping decision ... Crowded field for triathlon elections ... Gymnastics heads to Cancun ... All that and more ahead this week from Around the Rings ...

Paralympic Flag Arrives in Rio; Russian Probe Uncovers Olympic Fraud

(ATR) Rio 2016 wastes no time getting Paraylmpic Flag back to Brazil ... Investigation reveals $629,000 in government funds stolen ahead of Vancouver 2010 ... Rory McIlroy clarifies Rio plans ... More inside this Olympic Newsdesk ...

Japanese Broadcast Deal; Rio Golf Course Reveal; Ringo Denies Olympic Reunion

(ATR) Olympic broadcasting deal worth $472 million, Around the Rings is told ... Olympic golf course announcement coming in March ... More legal problems for former Commonwealth Games chief ... Beatles drummer says no band reunion ahead ...  

London Olympic Test Event Has Gymnastics Federation Feeling Good

(ATR) The vice president of the International Gymnastics Federation tells Around the Rings she expects gymnastics to be one of the “top sports” at the London 2012 Olympics.

Denmark to host the FIG Trampoline and Tumbling World Championships 2015

Israeli, Palestine NOCs for Peace; Japan Lobbies for Championships; UAE Improvement

(ATR) Israel and Palestine Olympic Committees have peace meeting ... Japanese Olympic Committee chief wants world champs to stay in Japan ... UAE must improve athletes says secretary general.

IOC Tours Olympic Village; Acer CEO Quits; Doubts for Gymnastics Worlds

(ATR) Inspection chief impressed with newly completed residential plot... TOP sponsor loses leader... Tokyo decision ahead for gymnastics federation...

Russia Claims Historic Gymnastics Gold; Britain Bids for 2015 Worlds

(ATR) Russia has its first-ever team gold at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships

Underage Gymnast May Cost China Sydney Bronze

(ATR) An investigation by the international gymnastics federation concludes that China should be stripped of its bronze medal from the Sydney Olympics because one of its gymnasts was underage.