Have no idea who's on the German team besides Seitz? Time to get to know team Germany in 100 seconds.
Before I discovered the existence of the gymnastics fandom, looking up gym videos on YouTube was my favourite thing on a Sunday afternoon. If you have no idea where to start, here's three of the most touching gymnastics montages I've ever seen.
In the last week of 2015, I asked my fellow gymfans on Tumblr what was on top of their gymnastics wishlist for 2016. Here are the results:
Non-big four countries made 2015 their year. For three most obvious reasons and twelve less obvious reasons:
I’ve only ever been to two World Championships, Antwerp 2013 and Glasgow 2015. But for me, the organisation and atmosphere in Antwerp exceeded the one in Glasgow, even though they tried really hard.
2 days, 12 subdivisions, 261 athletes, 937 routines. Hardly any live streaming. It’s okay if you missed some of qualifications, because I’m bringing you up to date on the moments you should’ve seen.
For new gymnastics fans, it can be overwhelming trying to make sense of gymnastics posts on social media. To make it easier for you, here’s a mindmap with the most common terms.
For new gymnastics fans, it can be overwhelming trying to make sense of gymnastics posts on social media. To make it easier for you, here’s an alphabetical list of frequently used nicknames.