Here is a recording of the event finals from the London 2012 Test Event. Rings start at 2hrs 40m Results: 1 NABARRETE ZANETTI Arthur BRA 15.5332 MORANDI Matteo ITA 15.4333 RAMOS Tommy PUR 15.1004 PINHEIRO-RODRIGUES Danny FRA 5.0335 ANGIOLETTI Matteo ITA 14.9336 IGNATYEV Nikita RUS 14.8667 PURVIS Daniel GBR 14.7668 MUNOZ Sergio ESP 14.733 More […]
A couple of ring routines from the London Qualification Jordan Jovtchev (38 years old). Here is an interview with him. “(Trying to recover from the shoulder injury) took a lot of my energy and it’s tough. When you are in pain and trying to train through it, motivation goes down. It took me a lot of […]
The FIG YouTube Channel live streams the 2012 London Olympics Test Event. And while we’re talking London 2012, check out this supreme stupidity by the Organizers:London 2012: Social media restriction for Games Makers Here is an opinion by that I can second on every point. It’s a huge missed opportunity.It’s not enforceable.It’s based on an understanding of […]
Here is Slovenian gymnast Gregor Saksida with some epic ring strength movements. Reverse Muscle Up to L-sit Iron Cross, Making it look easy.
Haven’t posted any gymnastics / ring training stuff in a while… Here are the Men’s Gymnastics E and F (aka the hardest) elements for Still Rings.
Giuliano Stroe does a couple of 90 degree push ups… on rings.
Here are the Top 3 Still Rings Routines from the 2011 Chinese National Gymnastics Championships.You can find a write up of the competition over at Gymnastics Coaching. These little Chinese gymnastics robots are looking more and more like real humans. I guess they will keep dominating that apparatus for the years to come. Luo Xuan […]
Ross Enamait shows you how to build your own gymnastics rings with 1 inch PVC pipes. Total Cost: 20-25 $US (with straps) take 2x 23.5″ PVC pieces fill with sand bake in an oven for 10 minutes at around 170-180° Celsius (350°F) bend it around a can and let it cool
To no surprise Chen Yibing got first in the still rings final at the 2011 Tokyo Gymnastics Championships. Here are the routines in order. Results are below.Kohei UchimuraChen Yibing and Arthur ZanettiJonathan Horton and (Lambertus) Yuri van GelderMatteo Morandi and Regulo CarmonaKoji YamamuroResults1. Chen Yibing CHN 15.8002. Arthur Zanetti BRA 15.6003. Koji Yamamuro JPN 15.5004. Matteo Morandi ITA 15.2005. Yuri […]