Entries Tagged 'Power Tumbling' ↓

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. :-)

50th World Trampoline Championships

Leigh Hennessy:

To celebrate this monumental occasion, the Federation of International Gymnastics (FIG) invited every World Champion to attend the 30th World Championships in Daytona to honor their achievements and contributions to the evolution of the sport. Nearly 40 World Champions attended to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the International Trampoline Federation (FIT) and the sport. …

The very first World Champions, Dan Millman and Judy Wills Cline were in attendance at the dinner as were the very first Olympic Champions, Alexander Moskalenko and Irena Karavaeva. …

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Trampoline Pundit – Celebrating 50

related – FIG interview with G.I. Jane (a.k.a. Leigh Hennessy, USA)

triple triple

Trampoline WAG Daytona Beach

The 2014 edition was a big success. Especially for the hosts.

With seven titles apiece, Russia and the host country United States were the most successful nations at the World Age Group competitions, which began just after the 30th edition of the World Trampoline Gymnastics Championships ended.

FIG – 32 new champions crowned as FIG Trampoline World Age Group competitions draw to a close

Catherine Tracy from UBC Gymnastics in Vancouver posted the best online coverage I saw. Here’s her wrap-up of the “WAG” competition.

Welcome to the 2014 World Age Groups in Daytona Beach!

655 athletes from 37 countries are competing here for the title of World Champions in their age group. Trampoline, Double-mini, Synchro and Tumbling are contested in four age groups- 11-12, 13-14, 15-16 and 17-18. …

2014 World Age-Group Trampoline & Tumbling Championships: Part 1

Part II: 2014 World Age-Group Trampoline & Tumbling Championships, Day 3 & 4

FIG microsite

Click PLAY or watch one more FIG super edit on YouTube.

2014 DMT and Tumbling Worlds

Leigh Hennessy Robson makes the finals come alive with this blow by blow account – Trampoline PunditDrama in the Ocean Center: Part II

Another cool FIG edit – Popping off

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tumbling doodle

(via Craig Smith)

standing triple full

Wowser.

2014 New Zealand Championships

7-11 October in Auckland

GymSports New Zealand Championships this year includes 6 disciplines: Aerobics, Artistic Gymnastics, Power Tumbling, Rhythmic Gymnastics and Trampoline.

Gymsports

tickets

Thanks Kathryn.

Project JUMPoff – Tramp Parkour

Slow start to this 5min video, but it’s well worth watching. A philosophical look at why guys get together to do acrobatics in the WILD. From Denmark, not Sweden. :-)

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(via Gymsportnieuwssite GymPower)

double layout with 5 twists

OMG

No push at all on the backward handspring.

British T&T Championships

Sept 20-21, 2014.

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T&T World Cup Finals

It was a host of firsts in the Trampoline world: American Charlotte Drury made Trampoline history for the United States by becoming the first American woman to win a World Cup title in Trampoline Gymnastics at the first-ever Minsk World Cup in Belarus.

Drury, a former Artistic gymnast who trained alongside 2012 Olympic gold medallists McKayla Maroney and Kyla Ross (USA) for several years before switching to Trampoline, won the Individual Women’s competition …

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In the absence of World Tumbling champion Jia Fangfang (CHN), Canada’s Jordan Sugrim stepped up to take her first World Cup title in the discipline (63.700), ahead of Russia’s Ekaterina Gaas (63.400) and Emily Smith (CAN, 62.400).

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Newcomer Alexander Mironov (RUS, 73.200) won the Men’s title, ahead of Dzmitry Darashuk (BLR), who brought Belarus its fifth medal of the World Cup with silver (71.100). Canada’s Jonathon Schwaiger won bronze (70.400).

I couldn’t have asked for more,” said Denis Vachon, who coaches Smith, Schwaiger and Sugrim in Burlington, Ontario and is himself a former World gold medallist in Double Mini Trampoline. …

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FIG – Charlotte Drury makes history with first Trampoline World Cup title

Click through to FIG for links to results including World Cup Rankings.

Personal shout out to Jon Schwaiger who was a bit of an assistant coach for me in 2007. An Artistic gymnast until age-16, he’s still getting stronger and stronger. I’m impressed.

Trampoline Pundit has commentary.

South African Games

Slow start. But this is a terrific video showing the relationship between play and sport.

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The SA Gym Games features an array of gymnastics. … Artistic Men & Women, Trampoline & Tumbling, Acrobatic Gymnastics & Ropeskipping; with Rhythmic Gymnastics … The week long competition also features a Gymnastics Gala Evening showcasing each discipline. …