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Sofia WCh Day 4: Soldatova and Averina D gold medalists of the day

One thing we have to say: of all the world championships I have seen, this is for sure the most exciting. And this day 4 particularly was full of surprises, starting from the qualifications!

Starting list for the AA final at the end of the post with the results. Continue reading Sofia WCh Day 4: Soldatova and Averina D gold medalists of the day

Sofia World Championships D3: Averina D still on top and major troubles for the rest

Salome Pazhava at Sofia World Championships 2018, photo by Ulrich Fasbender

Wednesday, third day of Sofia World Championships,  the team are now composed only by two gymnasts doing clubs and ribbon. And well, the executions today weren’t world championships level. Continue reading Sofia World Championships D3: Averina D still on top and major troubles for the rest

Moscow Grand Prix 2018: the All Around

Dina and Arina Averina and Yulia Bravikova on the podium. Photo by rgymrussia.

Dina Averina, the reigning world champion, started the year with her first all around gold medal. Silver was taken by her sister Arina, 1 point behind. Yulia Bravikova completed the podium very close behind the twins. Continue reading Moscow Grand Prix 2018: the All Around

Sankovich, Halkina and Slanchevskaya: The victory over pain

Ksenya Sankovich, Katsyarina Halkina

After Melitina Staniouta Onliner.by published an interview with three special gymnasts from the Belarus National team. Original article written by Alexander Chernukho, photos by Alexander Ruzhechka.

Polina has been a rhythmic gymnast for six years, but she still has to begin her senior career. Katya is 20, and she is an international master of sports. Ksenia – Olympic medalist in Beijing and London, and Honored Master of Sports – completed her career four years ago and is now raising her daughter. Three generations of gymnasts, three stories of victory over themselves.

Continue reading Sankovich, Halkina and Slanchevskaya: The victory over pain

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