Did you know??
some reason men don't use music for their routines like women do.
of top gymnasts begins when they are 2 or 3 years old.
the ages 14-18 years old women are at their best in gymnastics.
their late teens or early twenties, male gymnasts do their best at gymnastics
the 1996 Olympics, women had to be at least 16 years old to compete in
the Olympics, and world championships.
1984, rhythmic gymnastics became an Olympic event.
rhyhmic gymnasts may not perform some tumbling moves.
handspring can also be called a flip-flop
are springs under the 40x40 foot mat on which gymnasts perform their floor
exercise. A layer of plywood covers the springs and two inches of
foam, rubber,and carpet covers the plywood. This springloaded floor
launches the gymnasts into the air and softens their landings.