Gymnastics at the African Games
Gymnastics
First event1965 Republic of the Congo Brazzaville
Occur everyfour years
Last event2019 Morocco Rabat
Best Egypt (EGY)

Gymnastics events have been contested at most African Games since 1991 All-Africa Games in Cairo. It was absent at the 2011 and 2023 Games.

Editions

Games Year Host city Events Best nation
Men Women Artistic gymnastics Rhythmic gymnastics
V 1991 Egypt Cairo 8 6  Egypt (EGY)
VI 1995 Zimbabwe Harare 8 6  South Africa (RSA)  Egypt (EGY)
VII 1999 South Africa Johannesburg 8 6  South Africa (RSA)  Egypt (EGY)
VIII 2003 Nigeria Abuja 8 6  South Africa (RSA)
IX 2007 Algeria Algiers 8 6  Egypt (EGY)
X 2011 Mozambique Maputo Not held
XI 2015 Republic of the Congo Brazzaville 9 7  Algeria (ALG)
XII 2019 Morocco Rabat 8 6  Egypt (EGY)
XIII 2023 Ghana Accra Not held

Medal table

As of 2019:

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Egypt (EGY)444223109
2 Algeria (ALG)26182367
3 South Africa (RSA)22212568
4 Tunisia (TUN)34714
5 Nigeria (NGR)2068
6 Zimbabwe (ZIM)1023
7 Republic of the Congo (CGO)1012
8 Namibia (NAM)0055
9 Morocco (MAR)0022
10 Cape Verde (CPV)0011
Totals (10 entries)998595279

Events

Artistic

Event 91 95 99 03 07 11 15 19 23 Years
Men's team X X X X X X X 7
Men's individual all-around X X X X X X X 7
Men's floor exercise X X X X X X 6
Men's pommel horse X X X X X X X 7
Men's still rings X X X X X X X 7
Men's vault X X X X X X X 7
Men's parallel bars X X X X X X X 7
Men's horizontal bar X X X X X X X 7
Women's team X X X X X X X 7
Women's individual all-around X X X X X X X 7
Women's vault X X X X X X X 7
Women's uneven bars X X X X X X X 7
Women's balance beam X X X X X X X 7
Women's floor exercise X X X X X X 6
Total 14 14 14 14 14 0 12 14 0

Rhythmic

Event 95 99 Years
Team X X 2
Individual all-around X X 2
Ball X X 2
Clubs X X 2
Hoop X X 2
Ribbon X X 2
Rope X X 2
Total 7 7

Medal table

Last updated after the 2019 African Games

List of medalists

Further information: List of African Games medalists in gymnastics

See also

References