SportBusiness International speaks to all major stakeholders involved in the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships and looks at where commercial growth for gymnastics.
Elisha Chauhan speaks to three confirmed and potential future hosts of the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships, and finds out how they intend to maximise the opportunities presented by FIG (the International Gymnastics Federation)’s flagship event.
Elisha Chauhan finds out why Swiss watchmaker Longines has been a supporter of FIG (the International Gymnastics Federation) for over a century.
Gymnastics is one of only five sports that has been present at every modern summer Olympic Games. Ahead of this month’s World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Nanning, China, Elisha Chauhan spoke to FIG (International Gymnastics Federation) President Bruno Grandi about his plans to develop the event and the sport.
The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) has become the first international federation to join the .sport initiative, steered by the Global Association of International Sports Federations (Gaisf).
The multi-sport division of UK sports promotional company Matchroom Sport has launched a new gymnastics event that will debut at The O2 arena in London next year.
The English city of Liverpool has been awarded hosting rights for the 2022 edition of the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships.
The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) has established a foundation that will be responsible for dealing with any issue relating to ethics, misconduct, aggression and other rule violations, while it has also appointed a new secretary general.
The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) has awarded hosting rights for the 2021 edition of its Artistic Gymnastics World Championships to Copenhagen.
The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the International Parkour Federation (IPF) as it seeks to step up its efforts to bring the sport into the fold.
International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) president Morinari Watanabe has unveiled plans to create a new “community” for the sport from 2021.
The Parkour Earth organisation is taking its dispute with the FIG, the global governing body of gymnastics, to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).
UK sports promotional company Matchroom Sport has launched a new division as it seeks to further diversify its portfolio.
Parkour Earth, a recently-launched organisation that claims to be the sport’s global governing body, has issued an open letter to the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) asking for an “urgent meeting” to be held to settle the governance of the discipline.
A new organisation has launched with claims to be the international governing body for parkour, further complicating the governance situation surrounding the sport.
The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) has confirmed that it will launch a Parkour World Cup Series later this year in cooperation with the International Festival of Extreme Sports (FISE).
The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) has awarded hosting rights for the 2018 and 2019 editions of its Trampoline World Championships to St Petersburg in Russia and the Japanese capital of Tokyo, respectively.
The European Union of Gymnastics (UEG) has awarded hosting rights for its 2019 European Acrobatic Championships and the 2020 European Rhythmic Championships to Israel and Ukraine, respectively, while the body’s executive committee members have voted in favour of continued participation at the European Games multi-sport event.
The construction cost of a new gymnastics arena for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games has more than doubled after Shimzu Corp was awarded a Y20.5bn (€175.1m/$187.8m) contract to build the facility.