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.
Click PLAY or watch Yang Bo on YouTube. (1989)
I’m searching for contemporary gymnasts with a good Yang Bo leap. Leave a comment if you know of one.
(via ILLYRIA BURKLE)
Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube. (1992)
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 is the first Chilean gymnast to medal at World Cup events and the first to qualify for an Olympic Games.