Well, I do not think I ever will be able to thank the too generous (courageous) contributor who allowed me to perform this judging analysis of the Trampoline Finals in London. Please note that for simplification purpose, Jason’s marks were not included in the Men, Victoria’s only affected the number of marks in for one judge. Continue reading

Rosie reached for the Sky

I have to say that for once, I enjoyed Men’s Finals more than Women’s. A part of me blames poor judging calls and this is such a shame. Now I am not saying we did not witness Sportswomanship. Quite the contrary actually. But the outcome still does not add up well enough to me and that’s too bad since we are talking about THE Olympics. Continue reading

DONG (CHN) & MACLENNAN (CAN) prevailed in London

The second qualification event for the Trampoline Gymnastics competition at this summer’s Olympic Games was held this friday at the North Greenwich Arena in London. After the first eight Olympic places were allocated at the World Championships in Birmingham last November, there were a further five places were on offer for the 16 male and 17 female competitors. Detailed results and pictures added. Continue reading

2008 Olympic Preliminaries around the corner

The women’s and men’s trampoline preliminaries of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games are just few hours away. The start lists of the competition have been finalized. Today was the day of the podium training, but was also the first opportunity for the trampolinists to practice at the National Indoor Stadium. Additional pictures by Bo Tureby posted. Continue reading