In Denmark most children grow up with team gymnastics. There are around 300.000 gymnasts in DK. E.g. Danish boarding schools (Efterskolerne) can assemble a team of 4600 gymnasts every four years to DGI’s Sports Festival. The team is known as Efterskoleholdet in the picture above.
DANISH TEAM GYMNASTICS
WHEN IT´S BEST
The picture is from DGI Verdensholdet also known as National Danish Performance Team on tour in Uganda, Africa, they are traveling around the world for 10 months every second year. They are 28 gymnasts, 14 girls and 14 boys. www.verdensholdet.dgi.dk
TO DGI´S SPORTS FESTIVAL
The picture below is of the team, Spring mod Vest. They drove from Copenhagen and made street gymnastics performance in different cities on the way to DGI´s Sports Festival in Esbjerg.
Street Gymnast hopes to make Danish team gymnastics better known abroad.