Category Archives: Competitions

Olympic Chronicles: 2nd day of Qualifications

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Second day of rhythmic gymnastics qualifications: today Evgenia Kanaeva ruled the competition with almost two points over her teammate Daria Dmitrieva. After a disappointing 1st day for the russian star due to some mistakes in her hoop routine she finished the qualifications in the top place (116.000) ahead of the best gymnasts in the world, even If she had some mistakes in her clubs routine. Continue reading Olympic Chronicles: 2nd day of Qualifications

Grand Prix Thiais 2012: The All Around

2nd Grand Prix of 2012 this time in France, country of the last world championship. Today the All Around was won by the Olympic champion Evgenia Kanaeva, 2nd place to Daria Dmitireva and 3rd Aleksandra Merkulova, only 7th Daria Kondakova.
The struggle for the olympic spot in the russian team is coming more interesting with the placement for the russian silver Kondakova, no finals for her tomorrow. Continue reading Grand Prix Thiais 2012: The All Around

Serie A1-A2 Arezzo: Armonia D’Abruzzo Italian Champion 2011

03 December 2011 at the palasport “Le Caselle” the best schools of Italy, with some of the top gymnasts (Daria Kondakova, Daria Dmitrieva, Alina Maksymenko, Aliya Garaeva and others). It was a great show the gymnasts were fighting for the italian tittle. Continue reading Serie A1-A2 Arezzo: Armonia D’Abruzzo Italian Champion 2011

From France with Love: the great WCh in Montpellier!

It was an amazing week full of suspense and emotions, from the first to the last day!
I still can feel shivers on my skin when Kondakova finished her amazing hoop routine from the qualifications the 2nd day, when Miteva won her bronze medal with her fabulous clubs routine, and when the european, world and olympic champion Evgenia Kanaeva, after her ball routine, thought that this time the tittle wouldn’t have been hers.

Continue reading From France with Love: the great WCh in Montpellier!