PETALING JAYA: The national gymnasts will get renowned Malaysian fashion designer Melinda Looi’s touch for their attire.
PETALING JAYA: National artistic gymnast Farah Ann Abdul Hadi missed out on a bronze medal at the University Games in Napoli, Italy.The 25-year-old finished 0.150 points behind Russia’s Uliana Perebinosova at the fourth position with 12.550 in her pet event floor exercise. The Russian took the bronze with 12.700.
PETALING JAYA: There was no glitter for Malaysia in the artistic gymnastics individual all-around after Farah Ann Abdul Hadi finished eighth in the final at the 30th University Games in Napoli, Italy.
PETALING JAYA: Malaysia’s artistic gymnasts will undergo a one-month boot camp to toughen them up.
PETALING JAYA: Malaysia ended the Junior Rhythmic Gymnastics Asian Championship in Pattaya with a surprise bronze medal.
PETALING JAYA: Chin up, girls! Malaysian Gymnastics Federation (MGF) president Rachel Lau is confident the women’s artistic team will rise to the occasion at the Manila SEA Games from Nov 30-Dec 11 although they failed to win any medals from the Asian Championships in Mongolia.
PETALING JAYA: Iman Alisha Fakhri Yassin picked herself up to win a bronze in the Junior Rhythmic Gymnastics Asian Championship in Pattaya.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) must work hard towards earning back the trust of American athletes after a sexual abuse scandal rocked the Olympic body last year, its CEO Sarah Hirshland said on Saturday.
PETALING JAYA: Coach Ng Shu Wai wants the national women artistic gymnasts to buck up after none of them won a medal at the Asian Championships in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.
Former gymnast Nellie Vladimirovna Kim or better known as Nellie Kim is a five-time Olympic Games gold medallist and world champion. She won three golds and a silver at the 1976 Montreal Games and two golds at the 1980 Games in Moscow. The 1.52m-tall Nellie was in Malaysia recently to share her experience and knowledge with the national coaches and junior gymnasts under the International Gymnastics Federation (IFG) Ambassadors’ Commission programme. She spoke to STARSPORT’s T. AVINESHWARAN about her aspirations and what Malaysia needs to do to become a powerhouse in the sport.