8th Acrobatic Gymnastics Asian Championships 2013
Doha (QAT), AGU Office, April 21, 2013: The nominative registration for the Acrobatic Gymnastics Asian Championships in Astana (Kazakhstan), has been completed. Those scheduled to compete April 25-30, 2013 at the sports complex “Daulet”,, located at Kabanbay Batyr ave, 6/3. It is the first time that gymnasts from 7 countries will participate at this event such us: China, Hong Kong, Iran, North Korea, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan .
Acrobatic gymnastics combines the beauty of dance with the strength and agility of acrobatics. Routines are choreographed to music and consist of dance, tumbling, and partner skills. At the elite level, each pair or group performs a balance, dynamic and combined routine. Pyramids and partner holds characterize the balance routine, while synchronized tumbling and intricate flight elements define the dynamic exercise. An acrobatic gymnastics pair consists of a base and a top. A women’s group is comprised of a base, middle and top partner, while a men’s group has a base, two middle partners and one top partner.