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Four More Crowns at the 32nd FIG World Trampoline Gymnastics Championships

Four More Crowns at the 32nd FIG World Trampoline Gymnastics Championships

On the final day of competition of the 32nd FIG World Trampoline Gymnastics Championships in Sofia, Bulgaria, the final four sets of medals were awarded. If any one word could sum up the  theme of the day, it would be “persistence,” with winners who waited out their long careers for their first golds. Three-time Olympian […]

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Russian and China Dominate Day One of the 32nd FIG World Trampoline Gymnastics Championships

Russian and China Dominate Day One of the 32nd FIG World Trampoline Gymnastics Championships

Everything you need to get the news from the World Championships is neatly organized right here! The qualification rounds of the 32nd FIG World Trampoline Gymnastics Championships for Individual Trampoline and Tumbling events were held yesterday. Gymnasts from Russia and China are leading the pack in every event, including Olympic Silver Medalist Dmitri Ushakov in […]

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FINALLY HERE! 32nd FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships

FINALLY HERE! 32nd FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships

The day the trampoline world as been waiting for this year has come. The 32nd FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships started today in Sofia, Bulgaria at Arena Armeec. Thirty-four countries have entered 287 gymnasts to compete for several titles including Individual Trampoline, Synchronized Trampoline, Tumbling, DoubleMini-Tramp as individuals and teams. Former and current Olympic and […]

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The Trampoline and Tumbling World Cup season for 2014 ended in Minsk at the third and final World Cup event of the year. The three World Cups were held in Arosa, Switzerland; Loulé, Portugal and Minsk, Belarus. For each gymnast who participated, two of their best three placements count toward their world ranking score, receiving […]

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Loulé World Cup Highlights

Loulé World Cup Highlights

The 2014 World Cup series began with the Loulé World Cup this past weekend in delightful Loulé, Portugal. And, it was exciting! Here are some highlights. Dong Dong went down down. Men’s Individual Trampoline Olympic and World Champion from China met the end deck have way through his qualification optional routine. A rare occasion, since one […]

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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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Reporting Pacific Rim

Reporting Pacific Rim

ANNOUNCING: Trampoline Pundit will be reporting from the Pacific Rim Championships on April 9-12 at the Richmond Olympic Oval in Richmond, BC, Canada. It is the first time Trampoline Pundit will have a reporter on site covering a major event. Catherine Tracy, from BC, who wrote for Trampoline Pundit last Spring as a Guest Pundit, […]

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The World Age-Group Championships Start Today

The World Age-Group Championships Start Today

Where do we find the next Dong Dong, Rosie MacLennan, Jia Fangfang or Mikhail Zalomin? They can be found competing among the 800 athletes at the 22nd World Age-Group Trampoline, Tumbling and DMT Championships this week in Sofia, Bulgaria. Fourty-seven countries sent their best youth athletes to Sofia to compete against their peers for World […]

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2013 World Championships Wrap-Up

2013 World Championships Wrap-Up

Delegations who participated in the 2013 World Trampoline, Tumbling and DMT Championships last weekend are either flying home from Sofia or moving on to the  World Age-Group Championships, which take place this week. They participated in one of the most exciting international sporting events this year, and now it’s over. Thankfully, it gets easier every […]

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Day Two – 2013 World Trampoline, Tumbling and DMT Championships

Day Two – 2013 World Trampoline, Tumbling and DMT Championships

The headline for the second day at the 2013 World Trampoline and Tumbling Championships in Sofia, Bulgaria is China and Great Britain are the Individual Trampoline Team World Champions! China won the Men’s event and Great Britain won the Women’s event. The Chinese men had been there before, but for the British women it was […]

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