Swinging Rings World Record

The sport of Swinging Rings is alive in Switzerland.

At Gymnaestrada there were plenty of Swiss athletes who could dismount double back (or more). I watched the new World Record, within some random Guinness time frame (750 seconds).

… 78 gymnasts, including three woman, took up the challenge and performed 790 somersaults (dismounts) in the required space of time. It was a great success. They even have exceeded the requirements for the record and will now enter the Guinness Book.


Click PLAY or watch a Bird’s Eye view of the World Record on YouTube.

… the gymnasts had to go out with a double somersault and land on their feet without using their hands, and not fall. …

FIG – World record at Bellerive

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Rick Mc

Career gymnastics coach who loves the outdoors, and the internet.

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