World Cup format

World Cup format

Glasgow World Cup Gymnastics

World Cup Gymnastics returns to the UK

Glasgow World Cup will be back at the Emirates Arena with a new date -  12 March 2016 . With Glasgow having the incredible honour of hosting the 2015 World Championships, Glasgow World Cup moves to a brand new date. We are moving to 12 March 2016, making Glasgow the penultimate round of the 2015 / 2016 FIG World Cup series.

There may be a change of date for the World Cup, but you will still experience the same great  venue with the same world-class gymnasts competing for Gold. 

As well as spectacular performances from many of the world's best gymnasts, there is plenty to keep all ages entertained. Check back for full information.

Competition format

The Glasgow World Cup competition format will offer spectators non-stop action throughout a single mixed session  on Saturday 12 March 2016​.​

The 8 highest ranked male and female gymnasts in the world will compete across a range of apparatus. For the men, competition takes place in 6 disciplines:
  • Floor
  • Pommel horse
  • Rings
  • Vault
  • Parallel bars
  • Horizontal bar

The women's competition takes place across 4 disciplines:

  • Vault
  • Uneven bars
  • Beam
  • Floor

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