FIG: Rhythmic star Yana Kudryavtseva announces Gymnastics retirement

Olympic Games Rio 2016: KUDRYAVTSEVA Yana/RUS
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Russia’s Yana Kudryavtseva, who has reigned over Rhythmic Gymnastics for the past several years, has assumed the final pose of her career. The 19-year-old Muscovite officially confirmed her retirement to the FIG late last month, ending of one of the most glittering careers in Rhythmic history. Continue reading

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“I want to leave nicely.” Gymnast Melitina Staniouta ends career


Фото: Владимир Евстафьев, TUT.BY

Sad…Good Luck to Melitina in the future! Best Wishes! We will miss you….
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translated by google and bing (sorry can’t do a fully accurate translation)

Famous gymnast Melitina Staniouta decided to complete her career. She will take place at the international tournament Baby Cup in Minsk as her farewell performance.

-What would be your final chord? Surprise with something new?
— Let it remain secret. Do not want to reveal the card, but spectators are in for a surprise. I hope everyone will enjoy the Gala concert, where will be presented to my room.
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Margarita Mamun is engaged to swimmer Alexander Sukhorukov

Congratulations to Rita!!!!

Video: Alexander Sukhorukov proposed to Margarita Mamun

Champion of the 2016 OG in rhythmic gymnastics told how her lover, swimmer Alexander Sukhorukov proposed to her at the Olympic Ball in Moscow, Continue reading

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Yana Kudryavtseva: I surprised to learn that I has completed the career

Yana made the clarification! she hasn’t decided yet to continue or retire.
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Silver medalist in the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, 13-times world champion has not confirmed the words of the president of the All-Russian Rhythmic Gymnastics Federation Irina Viner-Usmanova that she was 19 years old leaving the sport.

Recall now Irina Viner said that Kudryavtseva in the aftermath of a broken leg, will likely finish her professional career. However, in a conversation with “Life” the famous gymnast  has not confirmed this information.  Continue reading

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Gymnast Kudryavtseva completed a career because of a broken leg

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Translation by google

MOSCOW, Nov. 28 – R-Sport. Elena Sobol. Russian gymnast Yana Kudryavtseva likely completed a career because of the severe consequences of a broken leg, head of the All-Russian Rhythmic Gymnastics Federation (VFHG) Irina Viner told the reporters. Continue reading

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Kudryavtseva and Mamun interview with Longines «I can listen to Basta forever» : Russian gymnasts talk about life and sport.

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Translated by Tatiana, Many Many THANKS!!!

The watch brand Longines has been supporting rhythmic gymnastics competitions since 1912, and it’s been FIG official timekeeper for the past twenty years. We talked to the brand ambassador Yana Kudryavtseva and the brand’s friend Margarita Mamun about their favourite music, time and sport routine.

How it’s all begun


“The first competition I ever saw was on TV, Continue reading

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Cup of Russia 2016 Penza, 26-27 Nov.


26-27 November in Penza will be held Cup of Russia 2016 (individuals & groups), which will be attended by ‘2016 Russian Сhampionship finalists (individuals) – Ekaterina Selezneva, Ekaterina Vedeneyeva, Karina Kuznetsova and many others. Dina and Arina Averinas may also take part in competitions. click here  Continue reading

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The Sun “Hope of Russia 2016” in Penza, 03-10 Nov. (individuals and groups)

Live Stream: individuals and groups
(not free, you have to pay to watch)

News report:
In the Palace of Sports “Burtasy” will be held All-Russian competition “Hope of Russia” in rhythmic gymnastics for individuals and groups.

The first to come to the platform gymnast performing on the individual program – from 3 to 6 November 2016, and 9 and 10 November will be competitions in group exercises.  Continue reading

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Russian Championship in group in Kazan, 28-30 Oct 2016

Russian Championship in rhythmic gymnastics in group exercises
29-30 October 2016 will be held in Kazan Russian Cup in rhythmic gymnastics in group exercises. The competition will be attended by athletes from 30 regions of Russia from Murmansk to Khabarovsk Territory, including top teams from Moscow, Omsk Region, Nizhny Novgorod Region, the Ulyanovsk Region, the Penza region, Volgograd region, St. Petersburg, Rostov Region, the Belgorod Region and the Republic of Tatarstan.

Official website: click here
Live Stream:
day one:
day two:
Program: click here  Continue reading

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The FIG enters a new cycle with Morinari Watanabe as President

article link: The FIG enters a new cycle with Morinari Watanabe as President

Morinari Watanabe (JPN) was named as the next President of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) Wednesday after a landslide election victory at the FIG Congress in Tokyo.

Mr Watanabe, 57, currently Secretary General of the Japan Gymnastics Association and an FIG Executive Committee member, will take up his new position on January 1, 2017, Continue reading

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