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Gymnastics is a sport involving performance of exercises requiring physical strength, flexibility, agility and coordination.

Artistic Gymnastics typically involves the women's events of uneven parallel bars, balance beam, floor exercise, and vault.

Men's events include high bar, parallel bars, still rings, floor exercise, vault, and pommel horse. Other forms of gymnastics are rhythmic gymnastics, various trampolining sports, and aerobic and acrobatic gymnastics.

Gymnastics was first incorporated into the Asian Games in 1978.



Watanabe hopeful Jordanian gymnasts will qualify for Olympics in future
27 Mar 2019

Amman, Jordan, March 27, 2019: IOC Member Morinari Watanabe, President of the International Gymnastic Federation, traveled to Jordan last week at the invitation of the national federation and was pleased to see the promi.....

Uzbekistan’s Chusovitina wins gymnastic silver in pursuit of eighth Olympic Games
27 Feb 2019

Melbourne, Australia, February 27, 2019: The legendary Oksana Chusovitina of Uzbekistan proved she is still competitive at 43 when she won a silver medal at the Artistic Gymnastics World Cup Series in Melbourne.