By: Vanessa and Elicia
Fredrick John invented some gymnastic aquitment that we use today, like: Horizontal bars, Parellel bars, side horse, balence beam, vaulting horse and more.
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History and Olympics
In 1954 gymnastics was standardized to have different events for women and men. Men had more to do in the gymnastics part of the Olympics than women did. The 10 to 7 scoring started in 1955, modern gymnastics had become the sport we recognize today. In 1984 the gymnastics officially became an Olympic event!