Which women’s all-around champion was the most ‘dominant’ at their competition?

Dominance is clear in modern day gymnastics, with Simone and Kohei truly dominating the all-around over multiple quads, but something I have been interested in for some time is looking at how ‘dominant’ each of their all-around winning performances were. However, rather than comparing against the other all-around finalists, I wanted to compare against theContinue reading “Which women’s all-around champion was the most ‘dominant’ at their competition?”

Which men’s all-around champion was the most ‘dominant’ at their competition?

Dominance is clear in modern day gymnastics, with Simone and Kohei truly dominating the all-around over multiple quads, but something I have been interested in for some time is looking at how ‘dominant’ each of their all-around winning performances were. However, rather than comparing against the other all-around finalists, I wanted to compare against theContinue reading “Which men’s all-around champion was the most ‘dominant’ at their competition?”

Oldest female Olympic / World champions: 1996 to 2019

This list includes any gymnast who won a gold medal at a World Championships or Olympic Games at the age of 18 or over. Medals include those won with the team or as an individual, and team alternates are included from 2018. Each gymnast is only included once (at their oldest medal win) Current listContinue reading “Oldest female Olympic / World champions: 1996 to 2019”

Oldest female Olympic / World medallists: 1996 to 2019

This list includes any gymnast who won a medal of any colour at a World Championships or Olympic Games at the age of 20 or over. Medals include those won with the team or as an individual, and team alternates are included from 2014. Each gymnast is only included once (at their oldest medal win)Continue reading “Oldest female Olympic / World medallists: 1996 to 2019”

What if vault execution deductions were actually doubled?

Vault judging – a talking point after every major competition. Why are scores so similar for vaults that are not equal? Does execution really matter if you have enough difficulty? The latter question is commonly asked, but what can be done to make sure execution ‘matters’ in the final standings? An option that gets discussedContinue reading “What if vault execution deductions were actually doubled?”

2017 Men’s All-around World Cup Breakdown

Combined all-around standings from the three all-around World Cups in 2017 (USA, Stuttgart and London) For more in-depth results: