The Place


Glasgow is a port city on the River Clyde in Scotland’s western Lowlands. It’s famed for its Victorian and art nouveau architecture, a rich legacy of the city’s 18th-20th-century prosperity due to trade and shipbuilding. Today it’s a national cultural hub, home to institutions including the Scottish Opera, Scottish Ballet and National Theatre of Scotland, acclaimed museums and a thriving music scene.

Area: 67.76 sq miles

Population: 598,830 (2011)

Venue:  The SSE Hydro Arena

The Event

The first World Artistic Gymnastics Championships took place in Antwerp in 1903.  Now, over 100 years later, we take great pleasure in welcoming the 46th World Gymnastics Championships to Glasgow and we can’t wait to welcome the world.

Witness 10 days of thrilling competition as gymnasts compete for prestigious World titles to secure their place amongst the legends of the sport.  As a qualification event for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, every gymnast will aim to be at their very best in Glasgow.

The competition schedule will comprise 4 days of qualification events followed by 6 days of finals where gymnasts will compete in team, all around and individual apparatus events.

For a complete schedule of competition at the 2015 World Championships, visit our schedule page.

TV Broadcasts

All-times Eastern
Visit the Schedule page for dates/times of live streams

Oct. 27 – W Team Final – 8:00 p.m. (Univ. Sports – replay)
Oct. 28 – M Team Final – 8:00 p.m. (Univ. Sports – replay)
Oct. 29 – W AA Final – 8:00 p.m. (Univ. Sports – replay)
Oct. 30 – M AA Final – 8:00 p.m. (Univ. Sports – replay)
Oct. 31 – Coverage – 2:30 p.m. (NBC)
Oct. 31 – Event Finals – 8:30 p.m. (Univ. Sports – replay)
Nov. 1 – Coverage – 12:00 p.m. (NBC)
Nov. 1 – Event Finals – 8:00 p.m. (Univ. Sports – replay)