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.