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.



Japanese gymnastics legend named ambassador for Doha Worlds
27 Mar 2018

Lausanne, Switzerland, March 27, 2018: The International Gymnastics Federation has announced the nine champions who will be the Gymnastics Ambassadors at its 2018 World Championships. "We are delighted that these major n.....

FIG approves new gymnastics discipline
11 May 2017

Lausanne, Switzerland, May 10, 2017: The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) has approved, in principle, for the inclusion of a new FIG discipline based on obstacle course competitions. Following its February decis.....