The October 2010 issue of International Gymnast Magazine is available today on newsstands, in mailboxes and online in digital format!
Viktoria Komova and Yuya Kamoto were golden at the inaugural Youth Olympics in Singapore. This brand new Olympic-style competition drew junior athletes from around the world, many of whom could be winning more medals at the 2012 London Olympics.
World Preview: The Rotterdam world championships represent the first leg of the journey to London 2012. Only the top 24 teams will advance to the 2011 Tokyo world championships, where Olympic hopes will hang in the balance. In Rotterdam, we'll see if American Bridget Sloan and Japan's Kohei Uchimura can successfully defend their all-around titles from a year ago.
A collection of unique products from the 2010 USA Gymnastics National Congress in Hartford, Conn. Check out the unique Skill Roller, a sturdy new floor beam, a mini-rock-climbing-sliding-board device and several others! A must read for creative coaches and gym owners.
Transfixed by Nadia
My Story: A deep love and passion for gymnastics inspired the writer to launch her own magazine. The first in a series of reader-contributed personal stories, this one will surely speak to gymnastics fans everywhere.
Ziert Alert!; Mini-poster of Japanese star Koko Tsurumi; 10 Questions With Finland's Jani Tanskanen, President of the FIG Athletes' Commission; Training tips from Dr. Gerald George on how to develop a perfect handstand; Shooting Star profile on young Aussie Amelia McGrath; Dismount feature on former European junior champion Sabina Cojocar, who's forged a new career; and so much more!
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