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12/09/2017

FIG coach education activities for August 2017

Two coach education events were held during August. A Level 1 Academy for Rhythmic Gymnastics in Nicosia, Cyprus and a Level 1 Academy for Trampoline Gymnastics in Thies, Senegal.

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21/08/2017

Olympic champion Hancharou helps Belarus soar in Minsk

In a banner day for Belarus, 2016 Olympic champion Uladzislau Hancharou and his countrymen carried off three of the four titles at the FIG Trampoline World Cup August 19-20 in Minsk.

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31/07/2017

St Petersburg and Tokyo to host 2018 and 2019 Trampoline World Championships, Guimaraes to host 2018 Aerobic Worlds

The Gymnastics Trampoline World Championships will return in 2018 to St Petersburg nine years after the Russian city staged the 2009 edition, while Tokyo will host the 2019 Worlds just months before Japan welcomes the world for the 2020 Olympic Games.

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26/07/2017

Germany earns first ever World Games Acrobatic Gymnastics gold in Wroclaw

Men’s Pair Michail Kraft and Tim Sebastian upset the World champions to capture Germany’s first ever gold medal in Acrobatic Gymnastics at The World Games Tuesday in Poland.

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20/07/2017

How to follow The World Games 2017, even if you're not in Wroclaw

Love Gymnastics and want to follow the action from The World Games 2017 in Poland? Here are nine ways to watch and connect to the competition inside Wroclaw's Centennial Hall.

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19/07/2017

Gymnastics takes center stage at The World Games in Poland

With 20 gold medals up for grabs, Gymnastics figures is one of the preeminent sports on the programme at The World Games 2017, an Olympics-style event for non-Olympic disciplines July 20-30 in Wroclaw (POL).

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17/07/2017

Follow Gymnastics events with the FIGymnastics 2.0 app!

Gymnastics enthusiasts looking to follow The World Games 2017 and King Harald’s World Gym for Life Challenge will get a unique window on these and the upcoming World Championships with FIGymnastics 2.0, the FIG’s upgraded mobile application.

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16/06/2017

Jamaica hosts a Level 1 Academy for Trampoline Gymnastics

The Gymnastics Association of Jamaica hosted a Level 1 Academy for Trampoline Gymnastics on June 4-11, 2017. The Academy was held in the facilities of the University of Technology gymnasium and lecture room in the capital city of Kingston.

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10/04/2017

FIG introduces Trampoline Age Group Programme on two continents

The second and third introduction camps for the FIG Trampoline Age Group Development and Competition Programme were held simultaneously on two continents on April 3 - 5, 2017. One was hosted by South Africa for the countries in that region and another in Argentina for the countries of South America.

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14/03/2017

Panama hosts the first Trampoline Gymnastics age group training camp

The FIG education programmes are going into high gear with twenty-four age group camps and Academies in the coming two months.

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20/02/2017

New heights for Russia, Azerbaijan at Trampoline World Cup in Baku

The results were glorious for Russia, a longtime Trampoline powerhouse, as well as for Azerbaijan, a rising star on the world Trampoline scene.

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16/02/2017

Rio Olympic champion Uladzislau Hancharou headlines first Trampoline World Cup in 2017

Twelve Rio Olympians, including Olympic champion Uladzislau Hancharou of Belarus, are expected to compete at the first Trampoline World Cup of the year, which takes place at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku (AZE) on February 18 – 19.

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09/02/2017

Trampoline Gymnastics judges study new rules in Sofia

The Bulgarian Gymnastics Federation and the Bulgarian Trampoline Federation hosted the 2017 – 2020 Intercontinental Judges’ Course for Trampoline Gymnastics at the Vitosha Park Hotel and Business Centre in the capital city Sofia from February 1 - 4, 2017.

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21/12/2016

Australia earns the FIG Academy license for all six disciplines

The Australian Gymnastics Federation hosted a “three-discipline” Level 2 Academy at the excellent facilities of the Australian Institute for Sport (AIS) in the capital city of Canberra on December 13-20, 2016.

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28/11/2016

FIG Age Group Development Programme for Trampoline Gymnastics gets ready for implementation

The enormous and expanding success and the implementation of the Age Group Development Programme for Men’s and Women’s Artistic Gymnastics and Rhythmic Gymnastics over the past five years, has motivated the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) to begin work on a similar programme for Trampoline Gymnastics.

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21/11/2016

Philippines hosts an FIG Academy for Trampoline Gymnastics for the first time

On October 8-15, 2016, the Philippines Gymnastics Federation hosted a Level 1 Academy for Trampoline Gymnastics in the capital city of Manila. It was the ninth Academy hosted by the Philippines and the 35th worldwide for Trampoline Gymnastics and 247th overall.

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17/10/2016

Decisions made by the FIG Executive Committee in Tokyo

The FIG Executive Committee (EC) made the following decisions during its meeting on October 16-17, prior to the Congress on 18-20 October in Tokyo

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17/10/2016

FIG Academies return to Algeria for Trampoline Gymnastics

The Algeria Gymnastics Federation hosted a Level 1 Academy for Trampoline Gymnastics in the capital city of Algiers on October 3-10, 2016. The classes were held in the Trampoline training centre in the Beyrouth Gymnastics Hall.

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10/10/2016

Argentina Trampoline Academy participants obtain good results

The Argentina Gymnastics Federation hosted a Level 2 Academy for Trampoline Gymnastics in the beautiful city of Trelew in Patagonia on September 25 - October 2, 2016. The classes were held in the super well-equipped Trampoline training centre the Gimnasio Akróbatos.

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20/09/2016

Bolivia hosts a three-discipline Academy

The Bolivia Gymnastics Federation hosted a “three-discipline” Level 2 Academy in the city of Cochabamba on September 1-8, 2016. The three disciplines were Men’s-, Women’s, and Trampoline Gymnastics and they were held simultaneously.

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12/07/2016

2016 FIG Trampoline World Cup series concludes in Coimbra

After events in Baku (AZE), Shanghai (CHN), Brescia (ITA) and Arosa (SUI), the 2016 FIG World Cup series in Trampoline Gymnastics concluded this weekend in Coimbra (POR) with Dmitrii Ushakov (RUS) and Tatsiana Piatrenia (BLR) taking the honours in men’s and women’s individual Trampoline respectively.

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27/06/2016

Trampoline stars MacLennan and Ushakov use Arosa as a springboard to Rio

The women's Olympic champion and men's Olympic silver medallist from 2012 took big bounces forward at this weekend's Trampoline World Cup in the Swiss resort town of Arosa.

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02/06/2016

Cuba hosts FIG Trampoline Academy

The Cuba Gymnastics Federation hosted a Level 1 Academy for Trampoline Gymnastics at the National Gymnastics School in the capital city of Havana on May 16-23, 2016.

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17/05/2016

China jumps to the top at Shanghai Trampoline World Cup

With four titles and a total of seven medals, host China topped the rankings of the Trampoline World Cup this past weekend in Shanghai (CHN).

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17/05/2016

FIG introduces Age Group Development Programme for Trampoline Gymnastics

The enormous and expanding success of the implementation of the Age Group Development Programme for Men’s and Women’s Artistic Gymnastics and Rhythmic Gymnastics over the past five years, has motivated the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) to begin work on a similar programme for Trampoline Gymnastics.

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17/05/2016

Colombia hosts a Level 3 Trampoline Academy

The Colombia Gymnastics Federation hosted a Level 3 Academy for Trampoline Gymnastics at the High Performance Centre in the capital city of Bogota on May 2-9, 2016.

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26/04/2016

Lists of Rio 2016 qualifiers updated (with Tripartite invitations!) in Artistic, Rhythmic and Trampoline Gymnastics

The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) herewith confirms the list of gymnasts and nations qualified for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games in Artistic, Rhythmic and Trampoline Gymnastics.

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20/04/2016

Rio 2016 Olympic qualifiers in Trampoline Gymnastics: See the updated list!

Following the Trampoline qualification competition at the Gymnastics Test Event in Rio, the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) herewith confirms the list of nations and individual gymnasts that have qualified for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

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20/04/2016

Final nations qualify for 2016 Olympic Games in Trampoline

The last eight tickets for men and women in Trampoline Gymnastics were distributed Tuesday at the Olympic Test Event, in the same arena where the Olympic medals will be handed out this August.

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14/04/2016

How to follow Gymnastics's Olympic Test Event, even if you're not in Rio

Even those who don't make it to Rio de Janeiro (BRA) for the Aquece Rio Final Gymnastics Qualifier (Test Event) April 16 - 22, 2016, will have plenty of ways to follow the action, including video and photo coverage from the Rio Olympic Arena. Here are seven ways to stay informed.

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17/03/2016

Olympic Test Event: With one month to go, gymnasts ready for the big Olympic dress rehearsal

The list of gymnasts expected to compete at the Olympic Test Event, the second and final qualification round for August’s Summer Olympic Games, has been published.

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15/03/2016

North Korea hosts three-discipline FIG Academy

DPR Korea became the 68th FIG member federation to host an Academy. Trampoline, Men's and Women's Artistic Gymnastics were held during the same nine-day period from February 27 to March 7, 2016.

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07/03/2016

Best of Baku: Russia, Belarus dominate first FIG World Cup Trampoline event of 2016

Belarus and Russia won two titles apiece as 2016 FIG World Cup competition got underway this past weekend in Azerbaijan.

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03/03/2016

Trampolinists start off 2016 World Cup season in Baku

The first in a series of five FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Cup events of the 2016 season will be held on March 5 - 6 in Baku (AZE).

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25/02/2016

See the competition draw for the Aquece Rio Test Event, the ultimate 2016 Olympic qualifier in Gymnastics

The Aquece Rio Test Event for Artistic, Rhythmic and Trampoline Gymnastics takes place April 16-22 in the Olympic Arena.

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19/01/2016

FIG President Bruno Grandi: A vision for 2016

An Olympic year is always full of hopes and aspirations. On the sporting level, 2016 promises to be jubilant, as the Olympic Games sway for the first time to the South American rhythm.

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19/01/2016

FIG Academies kick off 2016 in Germany in four disciplines

The German Gymnastics Federation hosted a “four-discipline” Level 3 Academy in the city of Frankfurt on January 5 - 12, 2016. The four disciplines of Men’s- (MAG), Women’s- (WAG), Rhythmic-and Trampoline Gymnastics were held simultaneously.

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14/12/2015

Namibia hosts an Olympic Solidarity and FIG Academy for Trampoline

In close collaboration with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Olympic Solidarity Programme, the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) organised an Olympic Solidarity-FIG Academy for the seventh time.

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08/12/2015

Three World Gymnastics Championships attributed at FIG Executive Committee meeting

The 2017 Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships and 2018 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships will be held in Sofia (BUL) while the 2018 Acrobatic Gymnastics World Championships will go to Antwerp (BEL).

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04/12/2015

WATCH LIVE: 2015 World Age Group Competitions in Trampoline, Double Mini and Tumbling in Odense (DEN)

Can't get enough Trampoline Gymnastics? You're in luck: Qualifications and finals of the World Age Group Competitions in Odense (DEN) will be streamed live Friday, December 4, by the Danish Gymnastics Federation.

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01/12/2015

Trampoline Gymnastics: 2016 Olympic Games, 2016 Olympic Test Event and The World Games 2017 qualifiers confirmed

Following competition at the Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships, the FIG herewith confirms the lists of qualifiers for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, the 2016 Olympic Test Event, and The World Games 2017 for Trampoline gymnasts.

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29/11/2015

Crowned in Denmark, Gao Lei and Li Dan embrace the role of Olympic favorites heading into Rio

Pocketing World titles in Men’s and Women’s Individual Trampoline on the final day of competition at the 2015 World Championships in Odense (DEN), China confirmed its supremacy heading into next summer’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro (BRA).

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29/11/2015

Dong Dong and Tu Xiao: Still on top of the world in Men's Synchronised Trampoline

China continued to dominate as finals continued at the 2015 World Trampoline Gymnastics Championships in Odense (DEN), claiming three of the six golds available Saturday evening, while Canada, Russia and the United States won one title apiece.

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27/11/2015

For Russia, something’s golden in the state of Denmark

Watched by the Crown Prince of Denmark himself, Russia and China split the first four titles as finals began at the 2015 Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships in Odense (DEN) Friday evening.

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27/11/2015

At Trampoline Worlds, a royal visit from the Crown Prince of Denmark

The first day of finals at the 2015 World Trampoline Gymnastics Championships were truly a royal pleasure.

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27/11/2015

5 questions with: Karen Cockburn (CAN)

After giving birth to daughter Emilie in 2013, the most decorated Olympic Trampoline gymnast in history is back for one last whirl at the World Championships in Odense (DEN).

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25/11/2015

Olympic berths up for grabs as 2015 Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships open Thursday in Denmark

For the top athletes at the Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships in the city of Hans Christian Andersen, Sunday's final will mark the beginning of their own Olympic fairy tale.

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25/11/2015

How to follow the 2015 Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships, even if you're not in Odense

Even those who don't make it to Odense (DEN) for this week’s Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships will have plenty of ways to follow the action, including video and photo coverage direct from the Arena Fyn.

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25/11/2015

Tumbling, Synchro and Double Mini-trampoline gymnasts use Odense Worlds as a springboard toward The World Games

For gymnasts specialising in Synchronised Trampoline, Double Mini-trampoline or Tumbling, this week’s Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships in Odense (DEN) is about more than medals.

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24/11/2015

Trampoline Gymnastics: Three factors that could make a difference at the Odense Worlds

In a discipline that has not stopped evolving since making its Olympic debut in 2000, here are three factors that could make a big difference this week at the World Championships in Odense (DEN).

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23/11/2015

In Odense, the big leap toward the 2016 Olympic Games

With less than nine months before the Rio Olympic Games begin, the world's top Trampolinists will make a big leap toward making their Olympic dreams come true at the Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships Thursday through Sunday in Odense, Denmark.

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17/11/2015

Tumbling flashback: Tseko Mogotsi (RSA)

Fifteen years ago, Tseko Mogotsi was one of the most powerful tumblers in his country. Today he's the most powerful man in South African Gymnastics.

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12/11/2015

Olympic, World Trampoline champions bounding to Odense Worlds

Reigning Olympic champions Rosie MacLennan (CAN) and Dong Dong (CHN), plus a number of well-known challengers, will go for 14 World titles up for grabs November 26-29 in Odense (DEN).

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03/11/2015

With Worlds in sight, Belarus makes big impression at Loulé Trampoline World Cup

In the absence of top Chinese gymnasts, who dominated the two prior Trampoline World Cups, a mix of veterans and newcomers eagerly bounded into the spotlight in Portugal.

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29/10/2015

World's top Trampoline gymnasts land in Loulé for FIG World Cup Series finale

The Loulé Trampoline World Cup is the final chance for the "Flying people" of Trampoline Gymnastics to hone their routines in World Cup competition before next month's World Championships in Odense (DEN).

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12/10/2015

China, Japan, Britain brilliant at Trampoline World Cup in France

China bounced off with the majority of the titles at this weekend's Trampoline World Cup in Mouilleron-le-Captif (FRA), just outside of Nantes.

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08/10/2015

Trampoline stars set for FIG World Cup in Mouilleron-le-Captif

The best and the bounciest of Trampoline Gymnastics have turned out in force for the second of three 2015 FIG World Trampoline Cups, all dress rehearsals for November's World Championships in Odense (DEN).

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06/10/2015

Read the new 'World of Gymnastics' Magazine, online now!

The October 2015 issue of the FIG Magazine includes full reviews of the 2015 World Gymnaestrada and World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships, as well as previews of some big events to come this fall!

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15/09/2015

The Valladolid Trampoline World Cup, a Chinese affair

China's Gao Lei solidified his status as a rising star in the world of Men's Trampoline, while teammate Li Dan reaffirmed her dominance in women's at this weekend's Valladolid World Cup in Valladolid (ESP).

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09/09/2015

Record number of gymnasts register to compete at 2015 Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships in Odense

The 31st Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships, to be held November 26-29 in Odense (DEN), will welcome a record number of participants. More than 300 athletes representing 41 different countries will compete in the Danish city with the goal of capturing one of the 14 World titles up for grabs in different categories

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09/09/2015

Valladolid Trampoline World Cup breaks participation records

More than 150 gymnasts from 26 countries will compete in Individual and Synchronised Trampoline at this week's World Cup in Valladolid (ESP) on their road to the World Championships in Odense (DEN) and the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio (BRA).

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25/08/2015

Happy Tuesday, Gymnastics fans! Headlines of the week in Gymnastics

From the Kazan Rhythmic World Cup to the All Japan Student Championships and teams being named for this fall’s round of World Championships, here's what's been in the headlines this week.

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20/08/2015

Bolivia hosts first FIG Academy for Trampoline Gymnastics

Bolivia hosted its sixth FIG academy -- this time a Level 1 academy for Trampoline Gymnastics -- from August 6-13 in La Paz.

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12/08/2015

FIG and UEG join forces at Trampoline Gymnastics Academy in the Netherlands

During the beginning of August, the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) conducted a Level 2 Academy for Trampoline Gymnastics in s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands at the Flik-Flak Gymnastics Training Center. It was the second time that such an Academy was held cooperatively with the European Gymnastics Union (UEG) and its Trampoline Technical Committee.

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11/07/2015

Follow the FIG on Instagram!

Just in time for this coming week's World Gymnaestrada in Helsinki (FIN), the FIG is pleased to unveil its new Instagram account, @figymnastics.

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10/07/2015

World stars headline Pan American Games rosters in Artistic, Rhythmic and Trampoline

A host of 2016 Olympic hopefuls, including Flavia Saraiva (BRA, Artistic Gymnastics), Laura Zeng (USA, Rhythmic Gymnastics) and Rosie MacLennan (CAN, Trampoline Gymnastics) are all expected to challenge for gold at this week's Pan American Games in Toronto (CAN), one of the summer's bigger dress rehearsals for this fall's World Championships and Olympic qualification.

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22/06/2015

Russia on top at Baku 2015 Trampoline Gymnastics competitions

It was a clean sweep for Russian trampolinists at the Baku 2015 European Games, where they claimed the men's and women's individual and synchronised titles on Sunday.

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12/06/2015

15 to watch at this week's 2015 European Games

The inaugural European Games, the first pan-European multisport event, gets underway this week in Baku. It's a historic moment for Gymnastics as well -- for the first time, all competitive disciplines of the popular Olympic sport will be contested at the same event, some in the same arena at the same time.

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09/06/2015

Tu on top at St. Petersburg Trampoline World Cup

2014 World Men's Trampoline champion Tu Xiao was the top gymnast at the St. Petersburg World Cup held over the weekend in Russia, but as always for the Chinese Trampoline star, victory did not come easy.

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04/06/2015

World Trampoline stars start off World Cup season in St. Petersburg

2014 World Trampoline Gymnastics Championships encore, anyone?

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03/06/2015

5 questions: DMT quadmaster Austin Nacey (USA)

The 21-year-old showed off a new quadruple back at the recent U.S. Elite Challenge in Colorado Springs, becoming the first gymnast ever to land a quad in Double-mini competition, according to USA Gymnastics's Trampoline and Tumbling Director.

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16/05/2015

Ron Froehlich honoured as Distinguished American Sportsman

Ron Froehlich (USA), former President of the International Trampoline Federation (FIT), will be honored this weekend as a Distinguished American Sportsman for 2015 by the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame.

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16/05/2015

FIG Council Official News: May 16, 2015

A summary of major decisions and information published by the FIG Council at its May 16, 2015 meeting in Melbourne (AUS).

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09/05/2015

5 questions: Kristof Willerton (GBR), Tumbling's master of the triple layout

Britain's Kristof Willerton, who won the 2013 World title in Men's Tumbling, has not rested on his laurels. The 21-year-old recently threw a new triple layout at an invitational in Belgium, a skill not even the top tumblers in the world have dared to try on the World stage.

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25/03/2015

Trampoline legend Jeff T. Hennessy passes away

Jeff T. Hennessy (USA), former chairman of the International Trampoline Federation's (FIT) Technical Committee and the United States' most successful Trampoline and Double Mini-trampoline coach, passed away on March 24, 2015, at the age of 85.

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19/03/2015

Rio 2016 reveals test event calendar

The Rio 2016 Organising Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games announced the calendar for 44 further test events to be held in preparation for the Games.

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18/03/2015

Disciplinary procedure FIG vs. AAI

The FIG Disciplinary Commission has found that the American Apparatus Manufacturer AAI delivered 20 cm mats around the trampolines at the Trampoline World Championships 2014 which did not comply with the FIG Apparatus Norms.

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12/02/2015

Panama hosts an Olympic Solidarity - FIG Academy for Trampoline

In close collaboration with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Olympic Solidarity Programme, the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) organised an Olympic Solidarity-FIG Academy for the fifth time.

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04/02/2015

New Zealand simultaneously hosts three FIG Academies

The New Zealand Gymnastics Federation also known as GymSports New Zealand hosted an FIG Academy for the first time and did so with extraordinary courage. It chose to host simultaneous Level 2 Academies for four disciplines – Trampoline-, Rhythmic-, Women’s Artistic-, and Men’s Artistic Gymnastics.

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02/02/2015

FIG opens media accreditation process for 2015

As of today, the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) has opened the media accreditation process for its major events in 2015. The application process is open to the written press, photographers, non-rights holding television and radio representatives.

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11/12/2014

FIG Trampoline Academy hosted in Canberra

The Australian Gymnastics Federation hosted a Trampoline Gymnastics Level 3 Academy in the capital city of Canberra on November 30 to December 7, 2014.

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01/12/2014

How Trampoline Gymnastics competition works - Olympic Games

Trampoline gymnasts perform two routines in the first, or qualification round of a competition.

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09/11/2014

Trampoline celebrates its 50th anniversary

An important milestone in the history of Trampoline Gymnastics, the year 1964 was not only when the International Trampoline Federation (FIT) was created, but also the time of the inaugural Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships.

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08/11/2014

Trampoline Gymnastics roundtable held at 2014 Worlds

Delegation members at the 30th Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships currently being held in Daytona Beach (USA) accepted the International Gymnastics Federation’s (FIG) invitation to participate in a round table discussion at the Ocean Center on Wednesday morning.

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04/11/2014

What's new in Trampoline Gymnastics, Horst Kunze?

Prior to the 30th FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships and at the midway point of the current Olympic cycle, we spoke with FIG Technical Committee President Horst Kunze (GER) about the committee's work, the development of the discipline, Cirque du Soleil, and future projects.

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24/10/2014

Trampoline is coming home

Fifty years after the International Trampoline Federation (FIT) has been established and the inaugural Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships were staged in London's prestigious Royal Albert Hall, the discipline is returning to the homeland of its inventor George Nissen.

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23/09/2014

Portugal hosts its 15th FIG Academy

During the period September 9-16, 2014, the Portugal Gymnastics Federation hosted its 15th FIG Academy. That puts it in first place for hosting among the fifty-nine federations that have hosted FIG Academies. This Academy overlapped almost exactly with a Rhythmic Gymnastics Academy held in Philippines which because of being in a different time zone began about eight hours earlier.

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08/09/2014

Gao Lei and Li Dan win 2014 Loulé World Cup

China's Gao Lei and Li Dan prevailed in the men's and women's individual competition, respectively, at the FIG Trampoline World Cup in Loulé (POR) on Saturday.

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01/09/2014

Singapore hosts its first FIG Academy

During the week of August 17-24, 2014, Singapore became the 59th FIG member federation to host a FIG Academy. It was a Level 1 Academy for Trampoline Gymnastics.

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28/08/2014

FIG President: We need to create a Youth Olympic Festival!

FIG President Prof. Bruno Grandi (ITA), who has been witnessing all Artistic, Trampoline and Rhythmic Gymnastics competitions at the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games, reflects on the format of the YOG and speaks about his concerns with regard to junior gymnasts in this exclusive interview.

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26/08/2014

U.S., Canada big winners in Trampoline at Pan Am Championships

Host country Canada and the United States dominated the competition in Trampoline Gymnastics at the Pan American Championships in Mississauga (CAN), each country walking away with four titles apiece.

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23/08/2014

Trampoline gymnast Amiran Babayan doing well!

FIG President Prof. Bruno Grandi (ITA) visited gymnast Amiran Babayan (UZB) in the hospital after Friday night's accident during the Trampoline Gymnastics qualification at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing (CHN).

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23/08/2014

Nuno Merino: YOG athletes, just enjoy the show!

Having already spent a couple of days in the ARM Lounge at the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Village (YOV), Athlete Role Model (ARM) for Trampoline and member of the FIG Athletes’ Commission, Nuno Merino (POR), attended the Trampoline competitions at the Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre Gymnastics on Thursday and Friday.

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23/08/2014

Q and A with FIG Trampoline TC President Horst Kunze

At halfway point of the Trampoline Gymnastics competitions at the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games (YOG), Horst Kunze (GER), President of FIG Trampoline Technical Committee sat down with us in the Kiss & Cry area of the Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre Gymnasium.

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22/08/2014

Dylan Schmidt wins first Olympic Gymnastics gold for New Zealand

New Zealander Dylan Schmidt won his country's first ever Olympic Gymnastics gold medal in Trampoline at the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games Trampoline competition. With 57.340 points he outscored Liu Changxin (56.935) of China and Pedro Ferreira (56.040) of Portugal.

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22/08/2014

Trampolinist Amiran Babayan eager to bounce towards gold

Trampoline gymnast Amiran Babayan's (UZB) goal of gold at Nanjing 2014 may appear to be overly ambitious, but his confidence and hunger are understandable.

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21/08/2014

Trampolinist Zhu Xueying claims China's first Gymnastics gold at Nanjing 2014

Zhu Xueying claimed China's first Gold medal in the Nanjing 2014 YOG Gymnastics events, scoring a 55.425 total in the girls' Trampoline final. She prevailed over Japan's Rana Nakano (52.370) and Russia's Maria Zakharchuk (52.360).

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21/08/2014

Chinese trampolinists ready to bounce for gold

Chinese competitors bounce into Nanjing 2014 as favourites for gold in the Trampoline Gymnastics competition that will begin on Thursday at Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre Gymnasium.

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21/08/2014

IOC funding helps trampoline gymnast Kruger soar

Although trampoline gymnast Jivanka KRUGER's (NAM) talent has launched her career, she is enjoying an extra lift in the form of a monetary training aid that has helped her prepare for the Games.

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15/08/2014

FIG, UEG synchronise for joint trampoline Academy

During the beginning of August, the FIG conducted a Level 2 Academy for Trampoline Gymnastics in s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands at the Flik-Flak Gymnastics Training Center.

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05/08/2014

YOG gymnasts profit from Olympic Solidarity Athlete Support programme

Though they come from four different continents, Artistic gymnasts Ava Lorein Verdeflor (PHI), Kevin Espinosa (PAN), Igor Takac (SVK) and trampolinist Jivanka Kruger (NAM) have at least two things in common ...

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31/07/2014

Jack Kelly - Over & Above

Fifty years after the inaugural Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships were staged at the prestigious Royal Albert Hall in London (GBR), Jack Kelly (GBR), one of the most successful coaches in the sport, has compiled his extensive coaching experience in a comprehensive book.

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10/07/2014

Draws published for Nanjing Youth Olympic Games, Izmir and Nanning World Championships

Draws for the 2nd Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing (CHN), the 33rd Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships in Izmir (TUR) and the 45th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Nanning (CHN) are out.

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08/07/2014

Gymnastics qualifiers for Nanjing 2014 finalised

Following the end of the qualification period for the Gymnastics disciplines represented at the 2nd Youth Olympic Games (YOG) - Men’s and Women’s Artistic, Individual Trampoline and Rhythmic Gymnastics - the list of qualified nations for Nanjing 2014 has now been finalised.

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30/06/2014

Chinese trampolinists undefeated at Nissen Cup in Arosa

China’s gymnasts made an impressive start to the 2014 FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Cup season, taking Gold in all categories at the kick-off event in Arosa, Switzerland, this past weekend.

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30/06/2014

Trampolinists and acrobats to compete at 2014 Indo Pacific Championships in Sun City

The Indo Pacific Championships, an international Trampoline, Tumbling and Acrobatic Gymnastics competition that takes place every two years, will be held July 1 – 4, 2014, at Sun City in South Africa’s North West Province.

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25/06/2014

Rosie MacLennan and Dong Dong lead strong line-up at Arosa World Cup

Reigning Olympic and World Champions Rosie MacLennan (CAN) and Dong Dong (CHN) will attempt to fly to new heights at the first World Cup of the 2014 Trampoline Gymnastics season.

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05/06/2014

Ito, Khilko bounce to the top at Asian Championships

Japan, China and Uzbekistan dominated the medal podiums at the 3rd Asian Trampoline Championships, which concluded Wednesday in Tokyo (JPN).

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07/05/2014

2014 Junior Pan Am Championships bring Rhythmic and Trampoline Gymnastics to Daytona Beach

The 2014 Junior Pan American Championships in Rhythmic and Trampoline Gymnastics will be held in Daytona Beach, Florida (USA) from May 9-11, 2014. Hosted by the Pan American Gymnastics Union, the championships will determine which countries will represent the Americas at the second Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Nanjing (CHN) in individual and group Rhythmic Gymnastics as well as men's and women's Trampoline.

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28/04/2014

Africa’s top Trampoline and Aerobic gymnasts compete in Walvis Bay

Initially meant to be held in Egypt and moved to Namibia due to political unrest in the country, the 2014 African Championships in Trampoline, Tumbling and Aerobic Gymnastics are taking place this week in Walvis Bay’s Jan Wilken Stadium.

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23/04/2014

European trampolinists earn YOG places

Following the 24th European Championships that took place earlier this month in Guimaraes in Northern Portugal, the continental quota places for Europe for Trampoline Gymnastics at the 2nd Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Nanjing (CHN) have now been allocated.

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08/04/2014

Pacific Rims to get underway in Richmond

From World champions and multiple medal winners to the new up-and-comers, some 250 athletes from 15 countries will compete at the 2014 Pacific Rim Gymnastics Championships, April 9 -12, at the Olympic Oval in Richmond (CAN), the crown jewel of the 2010 Olympic Winter Games.

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04/04/2014

Guimaraes gears up for Trampoline Europeans

The city of Guimaraes in Northern Portugal will be the backdrop of the 24th European Trampoline Championships from April 9 – 12, 2014.

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27/03/2014

Walvis Bay to host 2014 Trampoline and Aerobic Gymnastics African Championships

The 2014 African Championships in Trampoline, Tumbling, Double Mini-trampoline and Aerobic Gymnastics will now be held in Walvis Bay (NAM), after being relocated from Egypt.

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05/03/2014

International Trampoline Judge Roland Berger passes away

Roland Berger (GER), a former German national coach and international judge for Trampoline Gymnastics, passed away unexpectedly on February 28, 2014.

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27/02/2014

A trampoline pioneer passes away

The FIG and the international Trampoline Gymnastics community is saddened to learn of the death of 2013 World Gymnastics Trampoline competitor Yoel Enrique Azuaje Garcia (VEN), who passed away February 23 following a motorcycle accident.

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28/01/2014

Fast facts with 200 days to go before the Nanjing Youth Olympic Games

This August, the eyes of the world will turn to Nanjing (CHN) for the second Summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) – and we can’t wait!

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23/12/2013

2013: The Gymnastics year in review

Reviewing the Gymnastics year 2013

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12/12/2013

FIG assigns 2014 Trampoline Worlds to Daytona Beach, USA

The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) and USA Gymnastics have signed an agreement for the United States to play host to the 30th FIG Trampoline and Tumbling World Championships and the 23rd World Age Group Competitions in November 2014.

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10/11/2013

China constructs its Dynasty

Tiny Jia Fangfang, the smallest and strongest member of China's four-person tumbling team

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10/11/2013

A Historic Medal for Britain

Kristof Willerton, fourth in tumbling at the 2011 World Championships, came to Sofia aiming to better his result.

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10/11/2013

Victory for Japan, Surprise for Denmark

Depending who you were, the men's synchro trampoline final was either a tragedy or a comedy of errors.

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10/11/2013

Defense of an Olympic Champion

Canada's Rosannagh MacLennan came to Sofia with one big advantage and two smaller problems.

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10/11/2013

Rising to the Top

Excellence in start values and landings alike lifted American Kristle Lowell over reigning World champion Svetlana Balandina

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10/11/2013

The Youth impresses, a Veteran surprises

Russia's persistence in pushing the envelope paid off for 21-year-old Mikhail Zalomin

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09/11/2013

Chinese women, Russian men dominate

For the Chinese women, the World tumbling title was never really in doubt.

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09/11/2013

American Classics

For the American double mini trampoline teams, it was a step up

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09/11/2013

Gold for Great Britain, all Alone this Time!

Great Britain's Kat Driscoll and Amanda Parker came to Sofia with gold on their mind and in their pockets.

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09/11/2013

A Showdown between Partners

Competition for the gold medal amongst the 90-man field boiled down to just two

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08/11/2013

British history again!

Led off by Emma Smith in the team final, the British women took the lead and never looked back.

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06/11/2013

Getting higher, a high-flying spectacle in Sofia

At the first Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships of the new Olympic cycle highlighted the best of the sport's veterans and newcomers

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20/06/2012

19 COUNTRIES IN THE RUNNING FOR A FINAL SHOT PRIOR TO THE OLYMPIAD

The third event of this season’s FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Cup series will be held in Arosa (SUI) on June 22 – 23.

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18/06/2012

CHINA, FRANCE AND BELARUS VICTORIOUS IN ALBACETE

China’s Dong Dong and Huang Shanshan won the Men’s and Women’s Individual Trampoline Gymnastics titles respectively at last weekend’s FIG World Cup in Albacete (ESP).

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14/06/2012

ALBACETE READY TO WELCOME TRAMPOLINE ELITE

The FIG World Cup circuit will make its second stop for 2012 in Spain the third weekend in June.

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13/01/2012

Trampoline Gymnastics 2012 Olympic qualifiers confirmed

The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) has announced the Trampoline qualifiers for the 2012 London Olympic Games.

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09/01/2012

FIG Executive Committee Unanimously allows additional places for second Olympic qualification

The FIG Executive Committee has unanimously decided to allow one additional place for Trampoline Women, Rhythmic Gymnastics Individual and Rhythmic Gymnastics Group to participate at the 2nd Olympic qualification held in London these days.

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20/11/2011

China holds off the Russian Tumbling Challenge

The Women’s Individual Tumbling Final was a head to head contest

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20/11/2011

China holds off the Russian Tumbling Challenge

In the Men’s final, Yang Song finally became World Champion having run the risk of becoming a serial silver medallist.

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20/11/2011

China prevails in high Level Synchro Final

Spectators at Birmingham’s National Indoor Arena witnessed one of the best ever Men’s Synchronised Trampoline Finals!

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20/11/2011

China Triumphs with Consistency and Control

The Women’s Individual Trampoline Team Final was an example of consistency and control

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20/11/2011

Two more titles for China

In the Women’s Individual Final there was serious disappointment for the home fans

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19/11/2011

German Synchro Girls Rock

Germany’s Jessica Simon had stated that she and Anna Dogonadze planned to “rock” in the final.

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19/11/2011

Japan “Full House” takes the Victory

The Men’s Individual Trampoline Team Final had all the excitement and uncertainty of a lotto draw.

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19/11/2011

Two more titles for China

The start list for the Men’s Individual Final featured all the names one has come to recognize as the trampoline hierarchy

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16/11/2011

Trampoline back in Great Britain after 46 years!

The first ever Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships in 1964 were held in London’s Royal Albert Hall

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13/11/2010

Men’s Tumbling

This category is always a public hit.

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13/11/2010

Women’s Trampoline

The Chinese wrapped up business with the combined talents of new World Champion Li Dan

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12/11/2010

Women’s Double Mini-Trampoline

Bianca Budler held out for victory till the last second.

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12/11/2010

Women’s Tumbling

The World Champion confirmed his title with the best Execution scores.

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12/11/2010

Women’s Synchro

The coronation of the old guard! Irina Karavaeva (RUS) has ceased counting her world titles.

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12/11/2010

Men’s Synchro

Boasting the participation of Sébastien Martiny and Grégoire Pennes of France, this competition was without a doubt the most spectacular and emotionally intense

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12/11/2010

Men’s Double Mini-Trampoline

On paper, this Final could easily have been a USA – Russia match-up.

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12/11/2010

Men’s Trampoline

The World Champion confirmed his title with the best Execution scores.

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10/11/2010

France hosts Trampoline Worlds for the second time

For the second time in the history of Trampoline, a sport that made its debut in London (GBR) in 1964, France has hosted the discipline’s World Championships.

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14/11/2009

Double Mini-Trampoline Women

An excellent second pass (35.200) catapulted Canadian Corissa Boychuk, qualified in a dumbfounding ninth position, into a Bronze winning third.

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14/11/2009

Tumbling Women

Russia’s Tumbling star Anna Korobeynikova, title holder and top qualifier, entered this Final as a favourite.

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14/11/2009

Tumbling Men

Russian and Chinese tumblers were the favourites for this Final, having qualified in the top positions.

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14/11/2009

Double Mini-Trampoline Men

After the fall of title holder Kirill Ivanov (RUS) and 2007 runner-up Kalon Ludvigson (USA) during the qualifying round, spectators were looking to top qualifier Dmitry Fedorovskiy

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14/11/2009

Trampoline Women

China’s 2008 Olympic Champion He Wenna and team-mate Huang Shanshan, 2007 World runner-up and 2004 Olympic Bronze medallist, were up against three times Olympic medallist Karen Cockburn from Canada and her compatriot Rosannagh MacLennan, who placed third at the 2007 World Championships.

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14/11/2009

Synchro Men

All eyes were on title holders and top qualifiers Tetsuya Sotomura / Yasuhiro Ueyama from Japan.

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13/11/2009

Women's Teams

Russia came out on top of the team competition in both Tumbling and Double-mini, and with a Silver in Individuals to boot!

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13/11/2009

Trampoline Men

82 gymnasts competed in the Men’s Individual Trampoline Qualification, eight of whom worked the Final.

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13/11/2009

Synchro Women

Twenty Women’s Synchronised Trampoline Pairs battled it out for qualification to this Final.

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10/11/2009

From the Neva to the Thames!

Well out of the wind and snow, a harbinger of winter’s coming fury

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