Minsk, 31th European Championship of Rhythmic Gymnastics.
Yana Kudryavsteva (RUS) confirmed her supremacy by winning 3 gold medals (ball, clubs, ribbon) during sunday’s event finals. After two great performance with ball (19.066) and clubs (19.116), she grasped also gold medal at ribbon’s final (18.900).
Yana’s teammate Margarita Mamun shined during hoop (19.000) and ball (18.950) final conquering respectively gold and silver. But slipped at the 5th place during ribbon final (17.733) due to a drop. Young Alexandra Soldatova (RUS) didn’t confirmed the expectations on her and was only 7th with hoop (16.275) ending her routine outside the carpet, and 8th with clubs (16.333).
Melitina Staniouta (BLR) gifted her public with 4 well executed and charismatic performances claiming silver with hoop (18.500) and ribbon (18.133) and bronze with ball (18.466) and clubs (18.033). Great achievements also for Ekaterina Galkina (BLR) very confident with all the apparatuses and prized with two bronze medal (hoop 17.950 and clubs 18.033).
Bitter competition for Anna Rizatdinova, the ukrainian star took only the silver medal with clubs (18.400).
Marina Durunda conquered her first european medal after a very good ribbon routine (18.000). Excellent exploit for Salome Pazhava (GEO) who almost touched bronze medal during hoop final (17.883) by taking the 4th place and delighted the audience with her expressiveness.