International Student Olympic Gymnastics Competitions.. (1959)

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Director: Veyland B.

Operators: Kovachev H., Kogan S., Savin A.


International student competition in gymnastics in Moscow.

Historical background

Historical news: September 20-21, 1959 in Moscow, at the Palace of Sports was the first international student competition in gymnastics. The competition was attended by gymnasts of 12 countries.

Temporary description

Moscow. Sports Palace. International student competition in gymnastics. Parade participants. Speakers: Ben Cho Cor (Korea), I. Grossman (GDR), D. Kanel (Great Britain), E. Banat (Hungary), O. Leymuvirta (Finland), E. Gorska (Poland), Sham Lal (India) Ts Rangelova (Bulgaria), R. Krylov Keyuy Guo (China), E. Teodorescu (Romania), L. Kalinina Stoyda Yu, W. Lissitzky, S, Titov, T. Mitsukuri (Japan), D. Tsurumi (Japan).

Reel №1

The emblem of the International Student Competition - MS.


Parade participants.

The audience at the Palace of Sports - LS., MS., CU.

The flags of the participating countries in the competition hall - MS.

Pioneers of the contestants presented flowers.

Competition judges - MS., CU.

The audience applauded.

Athlete of the Korean People's Democratic Republic Cho Pan Cor performs

exercises on the bar.

Gymnast GDR Ingrid Grossman jumps over "horse."

British Universities champion David Kanz perform exercises on uneven bars.

Free exercises on the horse performs champion of higher education institutions of the Hungarian People's Republic Eva Banat.

Finnish gymnast performs Olavi Leymuvirta on the crossbar.

Jump through the "horse" does Polish athlete Ewa Gorska.

Exercises are performed on the rings champion India Shamlu Lad - a school teacher in New Delhi.

Champion of Bulgaria's Tsvetana Rangelova students perform exercises on the balance beam.

Free exercises on the mat Soviet gymnast performs Rima Krylov.

Perform exercises on uneven bars champion People's Republic That Ke Yu.

On the floor exercise is the National Champion of Romania Elena Teodorescu.

Any combination of exercises on uneven bars performs student at the Moscow Medical Institute Lydia Kalinin.

The platform on which are the competitors.

Competitors in the Palace of Sports - MS.

Japanese athletes in the hall.

Free exercises on the mat performs Japanese student Yasuomi Kenmoto.

Japanese athlete photographs - CU.

Exercises on the rings executes student 5th year Medical Institute Yuri Stoyda.

Student, University of Tokyo Takashi Mitsukuri perform exercises on "horse."

Exercises on the bar does Victor Lissitzky - Winner Youth Competitions Soviet Union.

Exercises are performed on the uneven bars Japanese student of Dhaka Tsurumi.

Japanese trainer monitors performance Tsurumi - CU.

Bar exercises performed by the Soviet gymnast Yuri Titov.

Yuri Titov performing exercises on the rings, then vault.

Yuri Titov - the winner of the competition - MS.

On the podium: Yuri Titov - 1st place, Dhaka Tsurumi - 2nd place, Jiro Watanabe - 3rd place, Takashi Mitsukuri - 4th place.

The audience applauded.