The most coveted title in artistic gymnastics is the World or Olympic all-around championship title. Though the following extraordinary athletes, as the term ‘almost’ suggests, failed to win such a title, they are still widely regarded to be some of the greatest female gymnasts in history. Hope you like the videos of some of their memorable routines.
The phenomenon that is Michael Phelps.
Gymnastics is certainly one of the most difficult sport disciplines, requiring strength, agility and coordination. The female artistic gymnastics include exercises on vault, uneven (asymmetric) bars, balance beam and floor. Making a list of the greatest athletes is likely to be controversial and will not satisfy some people who will feel the disappointment that their favorite athlete is not on the list.