USAG’s T&T World’s Website

The USAG has created a website for the 2014 World Trampoline and Tumbling Championships. The Championships, scheduled for November 6-9 , followed by the World Age-Group Championships on November 13-16, will be held in Daytona Beach, Florida US. Both events are still more than 3 months away, so ticket information is not available yet. Daytona […]

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First Ever Multi-Sport USA Gymnastics Championships 2014

First Ever Multi-Sport USA Gymnastics Championships 2014

This year US Gymnastics is doing something new. They are combining Trampoline and Tumbling with Acrobatic and Rhythmic Gymnastics in one National Gymnastics Championships. This first multi-sport National event takes place this week, July 15-19 at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Kentucky. All the expected online services and social media networks will be available for […]

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REPORT: Scalabis Cup 2014

REPORT: Scalabis Cup 2014

Written by Monica Mexia, new Coorspondent for Trampoline Pundit from Portugal.   There is a lot we can say about the Scalabis Cup 2014. It was an interesting competition, no doubt. The perspective of being the final event to qualify for the World Championships and WAGC in Daytona, USA for the Portugese competitors gave it […]

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Indo-Pacific Championships

  The Indo-Pacific Championships took place July 2-4 at the Superbowl, Sun City, South Africa. Over 200 gymnasts from Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Namibia and South Africa were entered in trampoline, double-mini, tumbling and acrobatic gymnastics in age-group and senior events. The double mini-tramp event for the Seniors was the most competitive. Bianca Zoonekynde from South Africa and Matthew […]

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Welcome to the SCALABIS CUP

Welcome to the SCALABIS CUP

Written by Monica Mexia, new Coorspondent for Trampoline Pundit from Portugal. Welcome to the 3rd Scalabis Cup in Santarém, Portugal. Even though this is just its third edition,  there are already quite a few countries and athletes entered. Located in beatiful Santarém (were I was born and raised until I was in the university) in the […]

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FOUND: Nissen Cup Routines

A kind Twitter friend @KarineDufour sent me links to many of the great routines I was looking for from the 2014 Nissen Cup in beautiful Arosa, Switzerland last weekend. They are posted on the Gymnastics Canada website. As you know, China’s Tu Xiao won the Men’s Individual Trampoline event and Olympic Champion Dong Dong was third. […]

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Tu’s Nissen Cup Routine

Tu’s Nissen Cup Routine

It’s hard to imagine that the invincible World and Olympic Champion Dong Dong from China placing third in any international trampoline competition. But, that’s what happened at the 2014 Nissen Cup last weekend in Arosa, Switzerland. He performed well, too. Scoring over 60 points in the finals. But, when you see his teammate Tu Xiou’s routine, […]

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Tu and Li: 48th Nissen Cup Champs

The 48th Nissen Cup in Arosa, Switzerland is over. The athletes are on airplanes flying back to their home countries. Some disappointed and some delighted. Disappointment #1: Dong Dong, the current World and Olympic Champion, is denied a third consecutive Nissen Cup Title in the Senior Men’s Individual Trampoline event. He was actually outperformed by […]

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Qualifications: 48th Nissen Cup

Qualifications: 48th Nissen Cup

The first day of the Nissen Cup yesterday in Arosa, Switzerland concluded all the qualification rounds. Results are posted here. However, in yesterday’s post, I noticed that Olympic Champ Rosie MacLennan was on the draw. But, she actually withdrew earlier and never left Canada! She will be at the next World Cup and we look forward […]

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48th Nissen Cup

48th Nissen Cup

Today begins the oldest on-going Trampoline competition in the world, the Nissen Cup, named for the inventor of the modern competition trampoline George Nissen. The 48th Nissen Cup is being held in Arosa, Switzerland and will be the first of three World Cup events this year to determine the world ranking of international trampoline gymnasts. […]

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