Characteristics

Men's artistic gymnastics is a sport, which allows a man to express his individual potentialities through perfectly controlled exercises of remarkable aesthetics, in a symphony of movements expressed in six different specialities.

 

 


 
 

Floor

Physical performance and technical execution - united by imagination and expression in a unique and exclusive reality - are the characteristics, which bring the expressiveness of the gymnast to perfection, as an entity of an astounding.
   

Pommel Horse

The capacity to move one's body drawing a succession of circular elements with an extreme precisions, all united with one another in an elegant composition.
   

Rings

To know how to make the combination of static force and dynamic balance appear simple and fluid; a particular expression of the real art of motor activity.
   

Vault

Speed and force, united with subtle acrobatics, determine and characterise the physical performance and the ability of coordination.
   

Parallel Bars

The control of the body and the mastery of the execution unite themselves - subtle and naturally - in order to connect swinging, support or hang elements in an incredible and permanent balance.
   

Horizontal Bar

The control of the body and the mastery of the execution unite themselves - subtle and naturally - in order to connect swinging, support or hang elements in an incredible and permanent balance.

Photos: Volker Minkus / UEG except rings: Thomas Schreyer