Monthly Archives: January 2010

Picture of the Day: Russia Champioship 2010-14.Jan-17.Jan2010

This weekend held the “Russia Championship in Saint-Petersburg from 14.Jan till 17.Jan.2010” This competition is for the selection of Youth Olympics Singapore 2010。Zhenya just went there for Exhibition Performance,don’t know how many routines she performed yet but all her routines … Continue reading

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Video+English Subtitle-Steps to Success-40 Mins TV interview

Dear Zhenya fans!!!Finally catts finished the making of English Subtitle for the TV interview: “Steps to Success”。 BILLION THANKS catts’ great effort! for 40 Mins’ Subtitle is very difficult and time consumption! and another BILLION THANKS KapraFan’s translation! here you … Continue reading

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When I came across this article for the first time, I was absolutely fascinated by the living and training conditions provided in Novogorsk Center. I am sure that these facilities are of great use for all the gymnasts who live … Continue reading

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Original Link: translated by Alyona, but not the full version, the main parts of it and the whole part about Zhenya! If ever you stop a Russian citizen in the street and ask him who his favorite sportsman is, … Continue reading

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RUSSIAN CULTURE – MEET MATRYOSHKA!written by Alyona The opinion that Matryoshka is an originally Russian ancient toy is unfortunately only a myth. The first Russian Matryoshka was made and painted at one of the Moscow workshops in the end of … Continue reading

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Zhenya Ranked 3rd @Sexiest Athletes of RUS Top 10+videos@Liege-20.Dec.2009

The readers of voted "the Sexiest Athletes of RUS Top 10 2009" 。Same with last year,Zhenya ranked 3rd。The different is Zhenya gained more percentage-from 11% (last year) increase to 17%。First is tennis player-Sharapova-26% and 2nd is Isinbayeva-20%。 Here’s the … Continue reading

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WANNA BE HEALTHY AND BEAUTIFUL – DRINK KEFIR! +… I got Zhenya and Her Mom’s Greeting Card today! ^_^

WANNA BE HEALTHY AND BEAUTIFUL – DRINK KEFIR!written by Alyona After Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championship in Mie Zhenya Kanaeva was made an ambassador of KEFIR in Japan. Her role was to introduce and promote this drink to Japanese people. Kefir … Continue reading

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Moscow Nights-How to sing in Russian!

Intro by WanWan: Zhenya’s Ribbon 2008 is sooo classic,the rouitne and the music! I fell in love with this rouitne and the music when I first time watched it @OG Beijing 2008. I just can’t get away from Zhenya’s beautiful ribbon and this … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day-Heart Ribbon by RC

Today’s “Picture of the Day”  I choose RC’s fantastic and beautiful photo-“Heart Ribbon“。 BILLION THANKS TO RC!!!!!here’s the photo information: photographer: RCevent: Olympic Games Beijing 2009-Individual AA Qualification Day Twodate: 22.AUG.2008Well taken photo,Zhenya’s ribbon shape just like a ““,so RC … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas, Zhenya!

Merry Christmas, Zhenya! written by Alyona Today it’s the time to celebrate Orthodox Christmas in Russia. Christmas is the most wonderful holiday; it’s the time for miracles and wonders. People say that any wish you make on Christmas will come … Continue reading

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