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The Class of 2012 – Portraits of Excellence

This weekend, high atop the Oklahoma City skyline in The Petroleum Club, four legendary gymnasts will be honored during the 2012 Induction Ceremonies for the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame. It will be an elegant, emotional and entirely gratifying experience…for … Continue reading

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“There is a magical appeal, a universal spark at the core of gymnastics, and Frank Bare found countless ways to share it with the world…”

With these words, Bart Conner, president of the IGHOF  board of directors, announced the creation on a new award in Frank Bare’s honor. The award will recognize individuals who have been instrument in sharing and promoting the magic of gymnastics to audiences … Continue reading

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Announcing our Class of 2012!

Congratulations to our Class of 2012! Kim Zmeskal (US), Natalya Shaposhnikova (Russia), and Zoltan Magyar (Hungary) will be inducted into the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame during the 16th Annual Induction Ceremonies, May 19, 2012. Joining them in celebration will … Continue reading

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“I treasure this experience dearly…”

Today we begin a year-long celebration of “the moment” — a revisiting of the remarks made by our Honorees upon their induction into the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame. There is much to learn from and hold dear in these … Continue reading

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Legends meeting legends in the making…

International Gymnastics Hall of Fame legends (and spouses) Bart Conner and Nadia Comaneci scored a “perfect 10” this past weekend in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.  Their Bart & Nadia Sports & Health Festival was a smashing success, bringing thousands of participants together … Continue reading

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The IGHOF launches a new Website

The International Gymnastics Hall of Fame has launched a newly redesigned website: http://www.ighof.com. Featuring videos, photos and information about 70+ legends of the sport, representing 20 nations, the website is designed to preserve, promote and share the stories of these … Continue reading

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The IGHOF Videos – Now on YouTube!

If you’ve been to the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame website, you know that we are big fans of video. On each Inductee’s web page, you can view the video package that was produced and played during their Induction Ceremony … Continue reading

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