Gymnastics

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Rules of Gymnastic

Gymnastics is a sport involving the performance of exercises requiring strength, flexibility, balance and control. Internationally, all events are governed by the Fédération Internationale de Gymnastique (FIG). Each country has its own national governing body (BIW) affiliated to FIG. Competitive artistic gymnastics is the best known of the gymnastic events. It typically involves the women’s events of vault, uneven bars, balance beam, and floor exercise. Men’s events are floor exercise, pommel horse, still rings, vault, parallel bars, and the high bar. Gymnastics evolved from exercises used by the ancient Greeks that included skills for mounting and dismounting a horse, and from circus performance skills.

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Utah gymnastics: Rule change impacts vault scores in meet vs. BYU

The NCAA Gymnastics Committee’s new vault codes affected both Utah and BYU in big ways Friday as neither team had many high vault scores in the season opener at the Huntsman Center. The committee has downgraded the popular Yurchenko full performed by the majority of gymnasts to a 9.95 start value. The only Utah gymnast

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