2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships

2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships
48th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships 2018.png
VenueAspire Dome
LocationDoha, Qatar
Start dateOctober 25, 2018
End dateNovember 3, 2018
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The 2018 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships was the 48th edition of the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships.[1] The competition was held from October 25 – November 3, 2018, at the Aspire Academy Dome in Doha, Qatar.[2]

It was the first time that the competition was held in the Middle East.[3]

Simone Biles became the first American to medal on every event at a single World Championships and the first woman to do so in 31 years. The last person to complete this feat was Russian Yelena Shushunova in 1987.[4]

  1. ^ "48th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships DOHA (QAT)". www.fig-gymnastics.com. Fédération Internationale de Gymnastique. Retrieved 2018-09-06.
  2. ^ "48th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships | DOHA". www.fig-gymnastics.com. Fédération Internationale de Gymnastique. Archived from the original on 2018-03-23. Retrieved 2018-03-23.
  3. ^ "Doha to host 2018 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships". Gulf Times. 2014-05-11. Retrieved 2018-03-23.
  4. ^ "Simone Biles is 6-for-6, becomes first American to win medals in every event at worlds". USA Today. November 3, 2018.

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