It has basically been a costant presence at the Universiade since its second edition in Sofia in 1961. Among the most spectacular and followed disciplines, artistic gymnastics has always been present in the compulsory sports programme and Universiade has always been a springboard for gymnasts’ career.
In the Zagreb 1987 edition, the Russian Elena Chouchounova won a gold medal in all the six competitions of the programme. In addition to the victory in both the individual and team programme, she also won the gold for vault, floor, balance beam and uneven bars, setting a record that today seems still unmatchable.
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