Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Gymnastics

The way forward for India’s gymnasts

As the Cottbus Event World Cup concludes today in Germany, India has had its mix of results. This World Cup is the first in a series of eight that allows athletes to qualify their spot to the Olympics in Tokyo. Each...

Can India’s best gymnasts make it to the Olympics in 2020?

For a sport as subjective as gymnastics, there are continuous changes in the rules, the skills and the qualification process with every quadrennium, ending with the Olympic Games. Easily the biggest and most prestigious competition for any gymnast anywhere...

Asian Games 2018: Hopes are high from India’s strong Gymnastics team

With the Asian Games starting with a bang, gymnastics has created quite the buzz within the country about its medal prospects this time around. What seemingly justifies this continuous chatter is that India has sent one of its strongest teams...

The “uncomfortable” status of Jammu infrastructure explodes with outrage by gymnasts

The summer capital of the state of Jammu and Kashmir has been a perennial producer of India's most promising Rhythmic gymnasts. The land, where the gurgling waters of the Sind rush by and pine trees swish in the wind,...

Into the heart of Mumbai’s Gymnastics powerhouse, a place where Olympic dreams are nurtured

While the majority of millennials are busy dodging the congested lanes of Mumbai on a weekday morning to arrive at their multistoreyed office spaces, a group of young athletes huddles up to break their sweat and strive to fine-tune...