3D video to determine difficulty scores

The most exciting story out of the 2016 FIG Congress was Fujitsu’s video analysis software that can (finally) determine what skills were performed by a gymnast.

… the FIG Executive Committee is very interested by this idea that would allow the reduction of the number of judges needed for competition. …

Exclusive: Departing FIG President Grandi hails 3D judging technology as “great chance” for his sport


Click PLAY or watch the presentation at FIG Congress on YouTube. Gymnastics starts around the 10min mark.

The faster this technology can be introduced, the better.

shout out for coach Vitaly Marinitch

Vitaly is leaving the U.S. Olympic Training Center end of the year.

John Orozco is going to miss him.


I haven’t heard where Vitaly is moving.

John will be appearing in some of the Kellogg’s Tour events after all.

Tomás González – coverboy

Tomás González is the first Chilean gymnast to medal at World Cup events and the first to qualify for an Olympic Games.