The qualifying performances of the participants of the third day
of the 28th FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Age Group Competitions
are underway at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku, Trend reports on Nov. 27.
Three Azerbaijani athletes Seljan Mahsudova, Ali Niftaliyev and
Mehdi Aliyev are fighting for reaching the final this day.
The 28th World Age Group Competition in Trampoline Gymnastics,
Double Mini Trampoline and Tumbling is being held in Baku on
Some 650 athletes from 32 countries of the world participate in
the competition. At the tournament, gymnasts perform in the
following age categories - 11-12 years old, 13-14 years old, 15-16
years old, and 17 years-21 years old. The gymnasts will take part
in the program of individual and synchronized trampoline jumping,
as well as a tumbling track and a double mini-trampoline. Each Age
Group World Competition program includes qualifying rounds and
final performances. According to the rules, one participant can
perform in different programs.
Azerbaijan is represented by 15 gymnasts. Trampoline program -
Seljan Mahsudova (age category 17-21), Magsud Mahsudov (13-14),
Ammar Bakhshaliyev (11-12), Ibrahim Mustafazade (11-12), Mehdi
Aliyev (13-14), Nijat Mirzayev (13-14), Ali Niftaliyev (13-14),
Shafiga Humbatova (13-14), Sama Jafarova (11-12); tumbling - Tofig
Aliyev (17-21), Adil Hajizada (15-16), Bilal Gurbanov (15-16),
Huseyn Asadullayev (15-16), Aleksey Karatashov (13-14) and Elnur
The competitions are being held without spectators in accordance
with the requirements of the quarantine rules.