Birmingham World Games 2021 promo

The south-eastern United States city was this week selected to stage the Games – ahead of Lima, Peru and Ufa, Russia – by the International World Games Association (IWGA) Executive Board following presentations at the International Olympic Committee (IOC) headquarters in Lausanne. …

Interviewed face-to-face in a Lausanne hotel before the climactic final day of the contest, David Benck, one of the bid team’s co-chairs, said: “We are 100 per cent built today”.

4,500 athletes and 1,000 media representatives for the event which features a selection of around 25 sports …

Any surplus revenues from hosting are said to have been earmarked for local and Alabama state charities.

Birmingham “100 per cent built” for World Games, says bid leader

Click PLAY or watch a cool Games promo on Vimeo. :-)

Gymnastics events include Synchronised Trampoline, Tumbling, Double-mini Trampoline, Acrobatic Gymnastics, Aerobic Gymnastics and Rhythmic Gymnastics individual event finals.

related – Emily Smith and Jon Schwaiger, two Canadian Trampoline sports competitors from the Cali Games, are in Mexico. Getting married. Congratulations. :-)

Jon Emily

(via FIG)

2021 World Games Birmingham (USA)

Birmingham bested bids from Lima (PER) and Ufa (RUS) to win the right to host the 2021 World Games, a huge multisport event known somewhat colloquially as the “Olympic Games for non-Olympic disciplines.”

Gymnastics events contested at the World Games include Synchronised Trampoline, Tumbling, Double-mini Trampoline, Acrobatic Gymnastics, Aerobic Gymnastics and Rhythmic Gymnastics individual event finals.

The 10th edition of the World Games will be held in Wroclaw (POL) in August, 2017.

FIG – 2021 World Games awarded to Birmingham (USA)

Birmingham_AL_Montage

2015 Trampoline & Tumbling Worlds

November 26-29, 2015

Arena Fyn, Odense, Denmark

World Age Groups – December 2-5, 2015

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About 1500 participants.

(via Brett MacAulay in Trampoline Open Network)

backward handsprings on the same spot

Adam Menzies

Project JUMPoff – Faceoff 2014

It’s like a dance battle – with tumbling and trampoline. :-)

See more videos on their Facebook page.

(via Mike Jacki)

Damien Walters 500K Subscriber edit

… a quick compilation of all my content to date. …

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Deanne Soza recovering

Arabian Punch Front:

USA – Deanne Soza is recovering from her eye injury and is hard at work in the gym. Looks like she has most, if not all, of her skills back. Here she is working a double arabian that is beautiful.

Upgrades! #stuck

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I like Artistic gymnasts tumbling from Rod Floor to land on soft mats. Some of my former gymnasts will recall assignments where they could opt to do one big skill on competition Floor. Or 5 on Rod Floor.

Dec 14th – This Week In Training: Around the World

Great idea compiling training clips on one post. THANKS. :-)