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The RG Europeans change venue to Guadalajara and UEG is not overjoyed

Pack up and move: there is a new venue for the 2018 European Championships

The first signs of trouble came earlier this week and by the weekend we have the decision: the European Union of Gymnastics (UEG) moved the rhythmic gymnastics European Championships of 2018 from Valladolid to Guadalajara.

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One big transition and 6 things from Pesaro

Pesaro World Championships

In a certain way nothing has really changed at the 35th Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships. Russia still reigns supreme – since 2002 the Russian Federation always topped the medal table.  Continue reading One big transition and 6 things from Pesaro

Dina Averina crowned queen of Pesaro

Dina Averina
Dina Averina and Irina Viner after the last routine of the AA. Photo by Ulrich Fasbender

Pesaro 01 September, Dina is the indisputable queen of the Adriatic Arena during the all around final. Her twin sister Arina is silver medalist while Linoy Ashram grant the third world medal and first of the all around for Israel. Continue reading Dina Averina crowned queen of Pesaro

Russian gymnasts and Halkina shares the golds at Berlin Finals

Ekaterina Selezneva at Berlin World Challenge. Photo by Ulrich Fasbender

Ekaterina Selezneva, Yulia Bravikova and Kastiaryna Halkina are gold medalists at Berlin World Challenge 2017. Russian Group dominates both event finals. Continue reading Russian gymnasts and Halkina shares the golds at Berlin Finals

Berlin World Challenge: Katsiaryna Halkina wins her first all around title

Katsiaryna Halkina
Katsiaryna Halkina at Berlin Masters World Challenge 2017. Photo by Ulrich Fasbender.

Katsiaryna Halkina conquered her very first World Cup all around gold medal, at Berlin Masters 2017. Russian group won the all around event, after one of their best performance under the new Code of Points. Continue reading Berlin World Challenge: Katsiaryna Halkina wins her first all around title

Veronica Bertolini conquers her 5th Italian title

Veronica Bertolini, Alexandra Agiurgiuculese, Milena Baldassarri 2017 Assoluti
Veronica Bertolini, Alexandra Agiurgiuculese and Milena Baldassarri. Photo by FGI.

Veronica Bertolini won the all around Italian title, after a heated battle between her and Alexandra Agiurgiuculese, the rising star who recently competed at Budapest European Championships and won the final with ball. Continue reading Veronica Bertolini conquers her 5th Italian title