From its appearance in the first modern Olympic Games in 1896, to the 2012 Olympics and beyond, gymnastics has undergone amazing changes in equipment, types of gym, and scoring. Check out the evolution of the sport.
By Amy Van Deusen, About.com Guide
|The First Olympics in 1896: Rope-Climbing||The First Olympics in 1896: Vaulting||The 1912 Olympics: Parallel Bars||The 1912 Olympics: Pommel Horse Team Event|
|The 1928 Olympics: Team Event||The 1932 Olympics: High Bar||The Wooden Beam||Rhythmic Gymnastics Added to the Olympics|
|The Uneven Bars: Narrow||The Uneven Bars: Wide||Rhythmic Group Added to the Olympics||Trampoline is Added to the Olympics|