LT   EN   RU  
Saturday 26 September 2020 Straipsniai.lt - Independent and informative portal
Home
Phorum
Contacts
Login
Register   Login
News subscribe
Subscribe   Unsubscribe
Partners
www.slaptai.lt www.gamezone.lt
www.penki.lt www.hakeriai.lt
   
   
Advertising
Statistic
Visits since 2002 09 12 - 66890502
Pages in Straipsniai.lt: 40735
  
  Sport > Gymnastics
Lankomumo reitingas Print version Print version
Artistic gymnastics
Artistic gymnastics is a discipline of gymnastics in which competitors perform short routines (ranging from approximately 30 to 90 seconds) on different apparatus, obviously less for vaulting (see lists below).

Artistic gymnastics is one of the most popular spectator sports at the Summer Olympic Games, although it is not a particularly popular participant sport, as performing at even a basic level requires very high levels of fitness and skill which take more training than many people are prepared to commit. In addition, in many nations, gymnastics is an expensive sport. However, the discipline of general gymnastics is geared more towards participation for fun and fitness, rather than competition, and attracts a respectable number of participants including retired gymnasts.

The apparatus used in Men's Artistic Gymnastics (MAG), and Women's Artistic Gymnastics (WAG) differ, with the unique men's apparatus particularly emphasizing strength requirements and the women's apparatus emphasizing artistry, balance and agility.

The sport of gymnastics is governed by the Federation Internationale de Gymnastique, or FIG. The FIG designs the Code of Points and regulates all aspects of international elite competition. Within individual countries, gymnastics is regulated by national federations, such as BAGA in Great Britain and USA Gymnastics in the United States.

         
Lankomumo reitingas

Diskusijos - Discusions

Versija spausdinimui - Print version

Atgal
Random tags:    Transport (54)    Hardware (43)    Physics (5)    Dolphins (6)    Style (3)    Intercourse (265)    Horoscopes (4)    Soldiership (12)    V.Nabokov (54)    PHP (3)    Dragons (13)    Law (11)    Badminton (3)    Pedagogics (10)    Religion (34)    Automobiles (10)    Programing (13)    Photography (3)    Motorcycles (33)    The Rights of Man (14)    Communication (38)    Linux/Unix (2)    UFO (39)    Nursing (4)    Geology (4)    Krishnaism (10)    Computers (355)    Pubic Hair Fashion (15)    Laptops (10)    Beer (10)    Open source (9)    Operating systems (19)    Wedding (10)    Travels (2)    Archaeology (12)    Casino’s (10)    Hobby (25)    Paintball (10)    Animals (65)    Viruses (10)    Agriculture (17)    Medicine (5)    S.Valiulis (2)    Sport2 (8)    Modems (2)    Cinema (20)    Politics (13)    Security (22)    Guns (11)    Martial arts (7)
1. History of the Sport of Gymnastics
2. Artistic gymnastics: Format of competition
3. General History of Gymnastics
4. Around Gymnastics for girls
5. Artistic gymnastics: Compulsories
6. Artistic gymnastics: Age limits
7. Artistic gymnastics: Scoring and the Code of Points
8. History of Rhythmic Gymnastics
1. Artistic gymnastics: Format of competition
2. General History of Gymnastics
3. History of the Sport of Gymnastics
4. Around Gymnastics for girls
5. History of Rhythmic Gymnastics
6. Artistic gymnastics: Compulsories
7. Artistic gymnastics: Scoring and the Code of Points
8. Artistic gymnastics: Age limits
Map