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Olympic Games Records in Gymnastics

Gymnastics has been included in the modern Olympics since 1896 and for women since 1928. Rhythmic gymnastics was introduced in 1984 and trampoline in 2000. Most Gold Medals MEN 8 Sawao Kato (Japan) 1968 – 1976 (5 individual golds) 7 … Continue reading

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Sports History Chronicle World Sportsman of the Year 2015: Novak Djokovic

Some of the best performing sportsmen of 2015 were: Ashton Eaton (USA – Athletics) – world champion at decathlon setting a new world record. Walid Ktila (Tunisia – Para Athletics) – four golds at the world championships Kohei Uchimura (Japan … Continue reading

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The Greatest Male Gymnasts: Uchimura, Scherbo, Dragulescu, Chechi, Ono, Li Xiaopeng and Magyar

My choice of the greatest gymnasts in history for the different events in the artistic gymnastics programme. All Around Kohei Uchimura (Japan) Floor Vitaly Scherbo (Belarus) Vault Marian Dragulescu (Romania) Rings Yuri Chechi (Italy) High Bar Takashi Ono (Japan) Parallel … Continue reading

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