Islamic Solidarity Games – WAG results

… this year women’s artistic and rhythmic gymnastics has been included in the Islamic Solidarity Games for the first time. …

The Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games started May 8 and will last until May 22 in Azerbaijan’s capital.

FIG president talks gymnastics in Islamic Solidarity Games


1 Yuliya Inshina Azerbaijan 49.400
2 Demet Mutlu Turkey 48.700
3 Rifda Irfanaluthfi Indonesia 48.500

No awards were given in the AA, based on official results.

1 Oksana Chusovitina Uzbekistan 14.250
2 Marina Nekrasova Azerbaijan 13.750
3 Rifda Irfanaluthfi Indonesia 13.025

1 Demet Mutlu Turkey 12.750
2 Ekaterina Tishkova Azerbaijan 12.400
3 Ekin Morova Turkey 11.900

1 Göksu Üctas Sanli Turkey 12.750
2 Marina Nekrasova Azerbaijan 12.600
3 Yuliya Inshina Azerbaijan 12.250

1 Yuliya Inshina Azerbaijan 13.100
2 Göksu Üctas Sanli Turkey 13.050
3 Demet Mutlu Turkey 12.700

full results

Rhythmic Team:

  1. Azerbaijan
  2. Uzbekistan
  3. Turkey

full results 

World Games 2017 in Poland


The World Games 2017, officially known as the X World Games, is a multi-sport event scheduled for Wroclaw, Poland from July 20 – July 30, 2017 with 27 official sports and 4 invitational sports.

The Olympic Channel is available worldwide via mobile apps for Android and iOS devices and at …


coach in Qatar

BH Gymnastics is looking for an experienced female recreational artistic, rhythmic gymnastics, cheerleading, dance, or ballet teacher/coach to join our team, full-time.

We are also looking for a full time Head Coach.

Qatar is located in the Middle East, a very beautiful, modern and a high tech country. People live and work in Qatar from all over the world.

We will provide medical health insurance, a return flight ticket, transportation and accommodation allowances.

Salary will be based on your qualifications and experiences. 

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Cracking Down on Abuse in U.S. Gymnastics

Jessica Howard was U.S. national champion in rhythmic gymnastics from 1999 to 2001, a finalist at the 1999 World Championships, and a member of the USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame. 

Later she was on the USA Gymnastics Board of Directors.

In the NY Times Jessica writes of how she was abused by Larry Nassar. And what the USAG needs to do to protect their members in future.

Cracking Down on Abuse in U.S. Gymnastics

Nikki Hanley judging Men’s American Cup

Hanley is the only female Category I FIG judge for Men’s Artistic Gymnastics, meaning she’s certified to judge the sport’s biggest competitions. She attained the rank this past winter, after acing the exam given at the Men’s Intercontinental Judges Course in Bratislava (SVK) …

In company with Women’s judge Gordon Bennett (CAN) and Rhythmic judge Ariel Alejandro Milanesio (ARG), Hanley hopes to dispel any gender stereotypes …


44th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships, September 30 - October 6, 2013 in Antwerp/BEL
44th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships, September 30 – October 6, 2013 in Antwerp/BEL

Olympic Champion Rita Mamun

Margarita “Rita” Mamun is the 2016 Olympic All-around Champion. …

Margarita was born in Moscow, Russia to a Bangladeshi father and Russian mother. …

On 26 August 2016, Rita’s father Abdullah died from cancer, days after she won gold at the Olympic Games. …

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