3-6 September 2020, United Georgian Gymnastics Federation with help of the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia conducted a seminar: Gymnastics for All. The seminar was attended by about 60 coaches from Tbilisi and Georgia's regions. Coaches were from all gymnastics disciplines which are practiced in Georgian at the moment. On the first day of the seminar, the Manager of the United Georgian Gymnastics Federation Mr. Giorgi Gegetchkori had given a lecture on Gymnastics For All in the world. Also, there was an online lecture by the FIG GFA technical committee member Mrs. Monica Siskova.Read more »
From today until Sunday, in Tbilisi will be conducted "Gymnastics For All" seminar. This seminar is organised by the United Georgian Gymnastics Federation with help of The Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia. The seminar organized for the georgian coaches of all gymnastics disciplines practised in Georgia. Among the lecturers will be Georgian specialists and also will be online lectures from the FIG and EG experts.Read more »
Today, took place the FIG Virtual GfA Meeting. This was the third meeting, the first two meetings took place on July 8 with 27 participants, and on July 13 with 37 participants. At the today's meeting had participated 19 participants, and also the members of GFA Technical Committee. The meting was held by the FIG Gymnastics for All Committee President Mrs Margaret Sikkens Ahlquist . The aim of this meeting was to give information about current situation and about the plans for future of the GfA. From Georgian Gymnastics Federation, at the meeting had participated the Manager of the International Relations and also, the GfA specialist Mr. Giorgi Gegetchkori.Read more »
LAUSANNE (SUI), FIG Office, 7 July 2020
The 83rd FIG Congress, originally scheduled to take place in Antalya, Turkey from 23 to 25 October 2020, has been officially postponed until October 2021. It will be held from 29 to 31 October 2021.Read more »
In 1934, an American gymnast named George Nissen, inspired by watching circus acrobats fall onto flexible safety nets and use the rebound to perform acrobatic skills, constructed the first prototype trampoline out of canvas and rubber for inner tubes. Nissen called his device a trampoline after trampolín, the Spanish word for springboard. Trampolining caught on quickly as a backyard activity and was even used to teach pilots air sense in World War II. As a sport, Trampolining was slower to catch on. The first U.S. National Championships in Trampoline were held in 1948, but a World Championships in Trampoline were not held until 1964. At its first World Championships, held in 1964 at London's Royal Albert Hall, Trampoline was a sportRead more »
As early as 4,000 years ago, the people of China practiced Gymnastics exercises purely to benefit their health and promote longevity. In Ancient Greece, where perfection of the human physique was highly celebrated, Gymnastics was practised by men and women. The Ancient Greeks prized Gymnastics so much it was part of the Ancient Olympic Games, making it one of the world’s oldest sports along with athletics. Gymnastics was utilised by the Ancient Romans to turn their soldiers into finely tuned machines. Physical activity to promote health and happiness was one of the developments of the Age of Enlightenment, when Greek classical education was revived and heralded by thinkers who presented concepts linking the soul and the body. Coming on the heels of the Scientific Revolution, this era led to physical education as a science and quickly, a societal and nationalistic concept.Read more »
- European Championships in Women’s Artistic Gymnastics – Paris (FRA) – 30 April to 3 May 2020 - European Championships in Trampoline, Tumbling and Double Mini-Trampoline – Gothenburg (SWE) – 7 to 10 May 2020 - European Championships in Rhythmic Gymnastics – Kyiv (UKR) – 21 to 24 May 2020 - European Championships in Men’s Artistic Gymnastics – Baku (AZE) – 27 to 31 May 2020Read more »
Last week, city of Baku was holding the FIG World Cup in Artistic Gymnastics. Among others was participating our team as well. Before, the days of the Finals came out the decision of the Operative Headquarters under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan to avoid mass crowd on the territory of Azerbaijan starting from March 14 due to the prevention of coronavirus , the finals of the FIG World Cup are cancelled on March 14&15. Our delegation straight away had contacted the Embassy of Georgia to the Republic of Azerbaijan to get an advice in regards to the situation. The Embassy staff was very helpful and had given a comprehensive answer and some advices.Read more »
28.02.2020-02.03.2020 An international tournament in Rhythmic gymnastics "Sosnovice Winter Cup 2020" took place in Sosnovice, Poland, where 700 gymnasts from 18 countries participated. Among these gymnasts were our gymnasts as well. They performed very well and here are the results: 'A' Category, Born in 2011: Elene Bakradze 2nd in All-around and 1st in Clubs. 'A' Category, Born in 2011: Nini Batatunashvili 2nd Place All-around, 1st place in Hoop. 'C' Category: Nutsa Tsereteli 1st place in All-around, 1st place in Hoop. 'B' Category, Born in 2009: Anastasia Khurtsilava 2nd Place in All-around, 1st Place in Ribbon.Read more »
Capital of Azerbaijan is holding the 1ST AGF JUNIOR TROPHY International tournament in Artistic Gymnastics. Junior athletes are competing in Baku for the the first AGF TROPHY. Among other gymnasts competed our junior gymnast Dachi Dolidze ( coach: Ilia Vashakidze). Dachi had very good exercises which resulted in two medals. He got the II place on Pomnel Horse, and the III place in Floor Exercise.Read more »
3 March---Mother's day in Georgia!
The United Georgian gymnastics Federations congratulates all mothers with this special day!
Dear Mothers, we wish you a strong health and lovely life!