Tokyo Olympics - Gymnastics

Tokyo 2020

Gymnastics

One of the world’s most exciting, dynamic and daring sports, gymnastics tests athletes’ balance, strength, flexibility, agility, coordination, and endurance. Acrobatic feats such as high-flying tumbles, somersaults, flips, spins and handstands are performed on special apparatus.

RHYTHMIC Gymnasts are scored on the artistryof their performances, whichare set to music, and the skill with which they execute difficult manoeuvres with handheld apparatus.

Equipment

Ball

Clubs

Hoop

JULY

AUGUST

SCHEDULE

23

24

25

26

27

28

29

30

31

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

Qualification

Artistic

Rhythmic

Trampoline

Medal

SCHEDULE

Qualification

Medal

JULY

23

24

25

26

27

28

29

30

31

Artistic

Rhythmic

Trampoline

AUGUST

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

Artistic

Rhythmic

Trampoline

VIEW FULL SCHEDULE
Artistic
Jul 24 | 10:00- 12:30
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Men's Qualification

Jul 24 | 14:30- 17:00
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Men's Qualification

Jul 24 | 19:30- 22:00
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Men's Qualification

Jul 25 | 10:00- 13:35
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Women's Qualification

Jul 25 | 15:10- 18:45
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Women's Qualification

Jul 25 | 20:20- 22:00
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Women's Qualification

Jul 6 | 19:00- 22:00
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Men's Team Final
Men's Team Victory Ceremony

Jul 27 | 19:45- 22:00
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Women's Team Final
Women's Team Victory Ceremony

Jul 28 | 19:15- 22:00
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Men's All-Around Final
Men's All-Around Victory Ceremony

Jul 29 | 19:50- 22:00
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Women's All-Around Final
Women's All-Around Victory Ceremony

Aug 1 | 17:00- 20:00
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Men's Floor Exercise Final
Men's Floor Exercise Victory Ceremony
Women's Vault Final
Women's Vault Victory Ceremony
Men's Pommel Horse Final
Men's Pommel Horse Victory Ceremony
Women's Uneven Bars Final
Women's Uneven Bars Victory Ceremony

Aug 2 | 17:00- 19:15
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Men's Rings Final
Men's Rings Victory Ceremony
Women's Floor Exercise Final
Women's Floor Exercise Victory Ceremony
Men's Vault Final
Men's Vault Victory Ceremony

Aug 3 | 17:00- 19:15
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Men's Parallel Bars Final
Men's Parallel Bars Victory Ceremony
Women's Balance Beam Final
Women's Balance Beam Victory Ceremony
Men's Horizontal Bar Final
Men's Horizontal Bar Victory Ceremony

Rhythmic
Aug 6 | 10:20- 13:15
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Individual All-Around Qualification

Aug 6 | 14:50- 17:45
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Individual All-Around Qualification

Aug 7 | 10:00- 12:40
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Group All-Around Qualification

Aug 7 | 15:20- 18:00
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Individual All-Around Final
Individual All-Around Victory Ceremony

Aug 8 | 11:00- 12:55
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Group All-Around Final
Group All-Around Victory Ceremony

Trampoline
Jul 30 | 13:00-15:25
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Women's Qualification
Women's Final
Women's Victory Ceremony

Jul 31 | 13:00-15:25
Ariake Gymnastics Centre
Men's Qualification
Men's Final
Men's Victory Ceremony

ARTISTIC

Athletes perform short routines and are judged on the difficulty and execution of each performance.

Individual

Team

Beam

Floor

Exercise

Horizontal

Bars

Parallel

Bars

Pommel

Horse

Rings

Uneven

Bars

Vault

Men

Women

TRAMPOLINE

Gymnasts spring to heights of up to 10m and perform a series of short routines containing a variety of twists, bounces and somersaults

The trampoline itself consists of a rectangular ‘bed’ made from a woven synthetic fabric and measuring 4.28m x 2.14m. The bed is attached to a frame with steel springs so that its recoil action propels performers high into the air.

ARTISTIC

Athletes perform short routines and are judged on the difficulty and execution of each performance.

Individual

Team

Beam

Floor

Exercise

Men

Women

Horizontal

Bars

Parallel

Bars

Pommel

Horse

Rings

Men

Women

Uneven

Bars

Vault

Men

Women

TRAMPOLINE

Gymnasts spring to heights of up to 10m and perform a series of short routines containing a variety of twists, bounces and somersaults

The trampoline itself consists of a rectangular ‘bed’ made from a woven synthetic fabric and measuring 4.28m x 2.14m. The bed is attached to a frame with steel springs so that its recoil action propels performers high into the air.

History of events

Gymnastics debuted in the olympics in 1896 with 8 events. There are currently 12 medal events.

Gymnastics Artistic
horizontal bar
parallel bars
pommel horse
rings
rope climbing
vault
individual all-around
club swinging
combined 3 even
combined 4 even
Sidehorse vault
floor exercises
indian clubs
tumbling
beam
uneven bars
Team
Team horizontal
Team parallel
Team competition
Team, free system
Team, Swedish
Team, portable
Gymnastics Rhythmic
individual all-around
group all-around
Trampoline
Individual
1900
1950
2000

Most gold medals

Larisa LATYNINA has won the most gold medals in Gymnastics with 9 gold and 18 total.

floor exercises
individual all-around
Team competition
vault
uneven bars
Team, portable
beam
1900
1950
2000

Medal counts

Olympians from Soviet Union have won the most gold medals historically with 142 wins, of 290 total medals in gymnastics.

COUNTRY
G-S-B
GOLD
SILVER
BRONZE
Soviet Union
142-99-49
Sweden
116-7-1
Italy
67-22-20
Japan
65-47-54
United States
60-72-62
Russia
52-44-36
China
48-42-36
Germany
48-11-14
Romania
40-41-55
Norway
25-58-22
Denmark
24-53-21
Switzerland
23-40-21
Hungary
20-45-45
Unified Team
20-5-5
Czechoslovakia
19-42-17
Finland
15-25-59
Netherlands
14-0-0
Spain
8-7-1
Ukraine
7-9-14
East Germany
6-28-52
Greece
5-6-11
Yugoslavia
5-2-11
Canada
4-3-2
France
3-17-32
Korea, North
3-0-0
Bulgaria
2-9-17
United Kingdom
2-4-47
Belarus
1-14-11
Korea, South
1-4-4
Brazil
1-2-1
Poland
1-1-7
United team of Germany
1-1-6
Latvia
1-1-0
Belgium
0-24-24
Australia
0-1-0
Croatia
0-1-0
West Germany
0-0-2
Uzbekistan
0-0-2
By Wen Foo, Matthew Weber and Catherine Tai | Reuters Graphics
Sources: International Olympic Committee; Tokyo2020; Sports: The Complete Visual Reference

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