great Vaults week 1

Click PLAY or watch it on Twitter.

Nile Wilson retired

‘Gymnastics’ you are the best sport in the world! You’re my 1st Love , my addiction, You set me free , you gave me purpose & you gave me experiences I could not even have dreamed of!

Unfortunately my body just couldn’t keep up..& that’s okay 🙏🏼

It is my time to move on & I can’t wait for the next chapter ☺️

Instagram

Too bad.

The 2016 Olympic high bar bronze medalist is a fan favourite AA star.

Click PLAY or watch it on Twitter.

He posted it on his YouTube vlog, as well. Coach Baz Collie is included.

Elite Canada goes virtual

Some of the top gymnasts in Canada are still locked out. Not training.

Hopefully the National team selection process will take this into account.

There will be three virtual competitions in Women’s Artistic Gymnastics held this spring, starting with Elite Canada.

VIDEO SUBMISSION: February 3-9, 2021

JUDGING: February 12-14, 2021

We are still investigating options for making routines available for viewing following the competitions …

Gymnastics Canada

Good call, in my opinion. Canada is a huge nation and travel is a pain at the best of times.

Also, compared with the USA, there are far fewer elite gymnasts to evaluate for selection on to National Teams.

GBR Men in Dubai

England is in strict lockdown, the British men were allowed to travel for training camp.

related – why more top athletes are choosing to come to the UAE

LSU criticized for COVID protocols

The gymternet was excited to watch LSU’s … Gym 101? … season preview.

BUT most of the reaction I heard was negative. Despite one of their coaches testing positive, many at the event were not being responsible.

UPDATE – Officials from LSU replied to GymCastic promising to do better in future.

Turns out D-D has already had COVID.

related – Dec. 17, 2020Louisiana’s COVID-positive hospitalizations surpass peak of summer surge

Men’s NCAA virtual meets

The Sooners jump start their season on Jan. 16 in Colorado at the Rocky Mountain Open against Air Force and Arizona State. OU’s 2021 schedule is highlighted by four meets in Norman, three of which are virtual. 

A virtual meet will require both teams to compete from their home facilities while the judging is also done virtually. …

OU Daily

Nastia Liukin Cup qualification

So far the Nastia Liukin Cup is on.

Congratulations to the first qualifiers.