The Official Website of the Beijing 2008 Olympic GamesAugust 8-24 2008
中文Français
Gymnastics Rhythmic

Gymnastics Rhythmic

  • Gymnastics -- Rhythmic Gymnastics
  • Pictogram -- Water Polo
  • FIG

When rhythmic gymnastics first caught the attention of the Fédération Internationale de Gymnastique (FIG) in the middle of the 20th century, its devotees were calling it "modern gymnastics". Yet its hazy history can clearly be traced to at least the last century. [Full story]

List of Events

On the program of the Games of the XXIX Olympiad, Beijing 2008
  • • group competition Women
  • • individual all-round Women

Athlete Quota:

TOTAL (Women) 96 (24 individual and 12 groups of 6 athletes)

Allocation
  • INDIVIDUAL
  • GROUP
  • TIMELINE
  • ENTRY (I)
  • ENTRY (G)
QUALIFICATION SYSTEM PRINCIPLES -- INDIVIDUAL COMPETITION
Event Qualification Total
2007 World Championships 20 best qualified gymnasts of Competition II (max. 2 places per NOC) 20
Final qualification places /host nation 3 places will be attributed by the FIG to ensure the representation of the host nation by 1 athlete and the representation of all continents 3
Tripartite Commission Invitation 1 Invitation place will be allocated by the Tripartite Commission 1
Total individual competition 24

Latest News

Olympic Records

Select