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RG Gymnasts – Participants of 2012 Olympics Were Celebrated as part of the Opening Ceremony of Russian Cup in Kazan
Kazan, Nov. 14 – R-sport, Vadim Kuznetsov. Glorified Russian gymnasts – Evgenia Kanaeva, Ulyana Donskova, Karolina Sevastyanova, Daria Dmitrieva, Anastasia Bliznyuk, Alisa Makarenko, Kseniya Dudkina, and Anastasia Nazarenko received congratulations on their successful performances at London Olympics during the opening parade for the Russian RG Cup, which has officially started in Kazan.
The Republic of Tatarstan President Rustam Minniakhanov congratulated the athletes on their successful performances at London Olympics. The Russians won gold and silver in the individual all-round as well as gold in the group all-round.
“I am very happy to be here. I am glad I have come to such a lovely city as Kazan. Thank you so much for your warm welcome. The facilities here are fantastic, and I am happy the sport is developing in Kazan. Numerous sporting facilities have been constructed. I hope you guys are going to have many Olympic champions. I would like to thank my coaches, doctors, choreographers, and especially, Irina Aleksandrovna Vinner. Thank you so much! I am the happiest person, the happiest athlete! Thanks to you I have reached these heights!” – said Kanaeva during the ceremony.
Ulyana Donskova also expressed her gratitude to the coaches:
“On behalf of all those who took part in the group all-around, I would like to say thank you for the support. Thank you to our coaches. To everyone who helped. We would not have gotten there without you,’ – said Donskova.
And here’s another article says
Gymnasts Kanaeva and Gorbunova become ambassadors of the Universiade Kazan 2013
Universiade Kazan will be held on 06-17 July 2013
And another one
Gymnast Kanaeva said that she was pleased to be the ambassador of the Universiade
About the competition, please check these websites
on line stream: http://sportvisor.ru/broadcast/view/135/
many videos on this channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/markiza7833/videos?view=0
results for individual AA-Cup of Russia: click here (so Mamun competed, she is the first, Nazarenkova is the 2nd and Shtelbaums’ new student Anastasia Kadochnikova ranked 4th)
results for groups AA-Russia Championships: click here