trampolinist Pam Clark retires

British Gymnastics sent Bryony Page to Rio instead of Pam Clark. Bryony won the silver medal.

It’s difficult to argue GB made the wrong decision.

Is this article sensationalizing Pam’s retirement?

Trampoline champion Pam Clark slams British Gymnastics as she quits the sport

THE 21-YEAR-OLD was snubbed for the Rio Olympics squad and now says she can no longer trust the governing body

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via GymCastic

web-STS.com

web-STS.com is edited by FIG Judge Doug Hills. Content includes the 2020 Codes of Points for a number of disciplines.

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• evaluate hundreds of videos from Worlds and Olympics
• test your knowledge of the Codes of Points
• prepare your competitive routines

Access is free for FIG Brevet Judges, a $4 USD / month subscription for everyone else.

On New Year’s Eve Doug gave me a personal tour of the site. Massive content behind quite a simple interface.

Choose a discipline. Choose an apparatus. Then click around to see all the features.

There’s no preview.  To check it out you’ll need to join via web-STS.com

huge FIG Level 2 Academy in Aussie

The Australian Gymnastics Federation hosted a “three-discipline” Level 2 Academy at the excellent facilities of the Australian Institute for Sport (AIS) in the capital city of Canberra on December 13-20, 2016. The disciplines of Aerobic-, Rhythmic-, and Trampoline Gymnastics were held simultaneously with the theory lectures being shared by all. This triple Academy followed a similar course exactly one year ago for Men’s-, Women’s, and Acrobatic Gymnastics.

Because Australia has had a good level of coach education and good international competition results it was eligible to apply for the license to teach the FIG Level 1 and Level 2 Academy content within its own country to its own coaches and with its own experts. …

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