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Price Increase Coming Soon. Order Now and Save

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Coming September 1st, there will be a significant increase in prices on most all of our gymnastics equipment and mats.  So, what that means for you is that if you have been planning to make a significant purchase of gymnastics equipment and/or mats in the next couple of months, you're best off ordering before the end ...

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Women’s Day 1 Wrap-Up….Always Some Surprises!

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Simone Biles is the first female gymnast in recent years whom I would have no hesitation in calling the best all-arounder in the world TWO years in a row.   We could have easily said that about Kohei Uchimura on the men’s side for several years straight, but when was the last time we could truly ...

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Chow’s New Secret Weapon Turns Heads – On The Radar for China?

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So I’ve been away for a while again...a brand new job and brand new city in the last year have kept me quite busy.  But I’ve quietly still been keeping an eye on things since I last posted a year ago, and since we’re now exactly halfway into the quadrennium and there was plenty of ...

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American Gymnast Adds Strength and Fitness Product Line

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American Gymnast is excited to announce its new Strength and Fitness concept at http://www.GymnasticsStrength.com, featuring an entire product line for general fitness, weightlifting, gymnastics and bodyweight strength training. From it’s inception, American Gymnast has been an industry leader in promoting gymnastics exercises and products that utilize bodyweight for strength development and emphasize core conditioning.

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American Gymnast Opens New Location

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American Gymnast has announced the opening of a brand new location based in Chesapeake, VA. The new office will operate as American Gymnast North and will be managed by Rick Walker, servicing customers throughout Virginia, West Virginia and Maryland.

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2014 American Cup Gymnastics Equipment for Sale

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The 2014 AT&T American Cup will take place March 1, 2014 in Greensboro, NC where you’ll see some of the world’s top gymnasts competing on the very best AAI ELITE line of equipment and mats. Now you can take a piece of the action home with you! Check out our demo price list and contact American Gymnast at 1-877-789-2267 to purchase

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How to Stay Committed to Your Training

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In this article, Dr. Patrick Cohn explains how to keep athletes committed to their training. He lays out 3 ways athletes sabotage their own commitment, and how to recognize these sabotages so the athlete can overcome them.

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Frame Bar vs. Quick Flex Bar for the TumblTrak

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The Frame Bar and Quick Flex Bar are the most popular accessories to attach to your Tumbl Trak. But, how do you decide which one is best for your gym? The Frame Bar can be attached to any of the Tumbl Trak brand Tumbl Traks, while the Quick Flex Bar can not be attached to the In-ground Tumbl Trak or Porta Trak. Watch our product videos and read further descriptions below for more details on each of these essential Tumbl Trak accessories.

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2013 Gymnastics Gift Guide

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Welcome to your gymnastics gift guide for the 2013 holiday season – brought to you by American Gymnast. This video will give you some great ideas for the perfect gift for your little gymnast this holiday season. We overview 6 different categories of products, showing you our top sellers and significant differences between each of the products that you might be considering. Get the perfect gymnastics gift at http://www.american-gymnast.com/shop/Holiday-Gift-Ideas-C89.aspx.

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Remember Artistry? Check It Out!

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Randomly came across this. Cool stuff!  Thanks to Mostepanovafan for the montage - put together back in 2009. Notice, unfortunately, that no recent gymnasts are featured.  Today's routines are skill-skill-skill packed into the same time frame as the more artistic and innovative routines from years past.  I certainly don't mind seeing some of the more difficult skills ...

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