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News, Interviews, Celebrations

The update contains schedule for junior nationals, quotes from L. Iordache, O. Bellu & more.

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Agree or Disagree?

“in the pursuit of ever greater degrees of difficulty, some of the magic has been lost” – our readers’ take.

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October Birthday Profile: Simona Amânar

On the prolific career of one of Romania’s greatest gymnasts. An October Birthday Profile, by Isabel Iz

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In Pictures: Event Finals (II)

Pictures from the two days of event finals, by Nadia Boyce.

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In Pictures: Event Finals (I)

Pictures from the two days of event finals, by Nadia Boyce.

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Romania says “Game On!”

2014 Worlds were a major challenge for this team; we can now finally draw some (sigh of relief) conclusions.

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Nanning Worlds: Beam and Floor

Results and report for the last event finals of 2014 Worlds; a day filled with unexpected turn of events.

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So, What Did I Miss? 5th Worlds Edition

News, interviews, pics, replays, results and reactions after the team, all around and day 1 of EF.

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In Pictures: the All Around Final

Pictures from the all around final, by Nadia Boyce.

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In Pictures: the Team Final

Some sweet team final pictures from Nadia Boyce.

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In Pictures: Great Britain

A photo gallery with GB and a few other teams during qualifications. Pictures by Nadia Boyce.

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In Pictures: Australia

A photo gallery with the Australian team during qualifications. Pictures by Nadia Boyce.

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In Pictures: Romania

A photo gallery with the Romanian team during qualifications. Pictures by Nadia Boyce.

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So, What Did I Miss? 4th Worlds Edition

Results, start lists, reactions to qualifications, instagram pictures and more.

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Worlds Prelims: Results and Report

Report for the 2nd day of prelims plus the list of qualified for the team, all around and apparatus finals.

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In Pictures: 2nd Day of Prelims

In this gallery, some stunning pictures of the Chinese, plus some, North Korea, Germany, ITALY and more.

Weekly

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So, What Did I Miss? 4th Worlds Edition

Results, start lists, reactions to qualifications, instagram pictures and more.

( October 7, 2014 )
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So, What Did I Miss? 3rd Worlds Edition

How to follow the results, start list for the 2nd day of qualis; plus videos, pictures, news.

( October 5, 2014 )
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So, What Did I Miss? 2nd Worlds Edition

Day one of qualifications start list, how to follow, team line-ups, interesting videos and fun pictures.

( October 4, 2014 )
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So, What Did I Miss? 1st Worlds Edition

Schedule, how to watch, podium training videos, pictures, the inherent injury news and some gossip.

( October 2, 2014 )

Opinion

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Agree or Disagree?

“in the pursuit of ever greater degrees of difficulty, some of the magic has been lost” – our readers’ take.

( October 21, 2014 )
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Romania says “Game On!”

2014 Worlds were a major challenge for this team; we can now finally draw some (sigh of relief) conclusions.

( October 13, 2014 )
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Aliya Mustafina: The Routine and the Athlete

Aliya’s journey on floor: “If dance is not your thing, Mustafina’s routine will leave you wanting this week.”

( October 4, 2014 )
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Team Russia’s Effort: Losses & Possibilities

Sara Dorrien is analyzing the latest (final?) configuration of the Russian team for 2014 Worlds.

( September 28, 2014 )

Birthdays & Profiles

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October Birthday Profile: Simona Amânar

On the prolific career of one of Romania’s greatest gymnasts. An October Birthday Profile, by Isabel Iz

( October 19, 2014 )
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Marine Debauve

On the short but very successful career of Marine, our September Birthday Profile with Isabel Iz.

( September 4, 2014 )
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August Birthday Profile: Amelia Racea

Celebrating Romanian nationals week-end with a birthday profile close to our hearts.

( August 30, 2014 )
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10 Marks of Dina Kochetkova

Celebrating (early) the too short but sweet career of Dina Kochetkova, “the last Soviet”.

( July 26, 2014 )