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Our champions By: Anne-Frédérique Hébert-Dolbec

Meet Marian Dragulescu

He’s 37 years old, married and a father of two, but the most famous Romanian gymnast in history still hopes...[...]

Our champions By: Anne-Frédérique Hébert-Dolbec

Meet Fan Yilin

A leader among the great Chinese specialists of the uneven bars, Fan Yilin, like her compatriots, is known for her...[...]

Our champions By: Anne-Frédérique Hébert-Dolbec

Men’s Teams for the 2017 Worlds

Discover all the male athletes who will participate in the 2017 FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships. The list will be updated...[...]

Our champions By: Anne-Frédérique Hébert-Dolbec

Women’s teams for the 2017 Worlds

Discover every female gymnast who will participate in the 2017 FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships. The list will be updated...[...]

Our champions By: Anne-Frédérique Hébert-Dolbec

Get to know Maria Paseka

The 22-year-old Maria Paseka has been the quiet force of the Russian team for nearly two Olympic cycles and shines...[...]

Our champions By: Anne-Frédérique Hébert-Dolbec

Get to know Manrique Larduet

By the end of the qualification rounds at the 2015 World Gymnastics Championships in Glasgow, a name was on everyone’s...[...]

Our champions By: Anne-Frédérique Hébert-Dolbec

Meet Pauline Schäfer

Pauline Schäfer still seems a little emotional when we talk about her bronze medal win on the beam at the...[...]

Our champions By: Anne-Frédérique Hébert-Dolbec

Meet Oleg Verniaiev

In 2016, at the Rio Olympic Games, Ukrainian Oleg Verniaiev came within a hair’s breadth (0.099 of a point) of putting...[...]

Our champions By: Anne-Frédérique Hébert-Dolbec

Get to know Sanne Wevers

At the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, Sanne Wevers created a stir when she captured the balance beam gold, becoming...[...]

Our champions By: Anne-Frédérique Hébert-Dolbec

Get to know Kohei Uchimura

Considered by his admirers and adversaries alike as one of the greatest gymnasts of all time, Japanese gymnast Kohei Uchimura...[...]

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Our champions: interview with Rose Woo

Ever since the age of 10, Rose Woo has been a major player on Québec’s gymnastic scene. Thanks to her...[...]

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Our champions: Get to know Kevin Lytwyn

Kevin Lytwyn may be the most experienced athlete on the Canadian men’s team, but his eyes still light up when...[...]

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Get to know Larisa Iordache

Often compared to fellow Romanian Nadia Comaneci, Larisa Iordache has been the star of her country’s team since her first...[...]

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Get to know Max Whitlock

Considered by many as the greatest gymnast in Britain’s history, the ambitious five-time Olympic medalist Max Whitlock is far from...[...]

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Our champions: Elena Davydova

Olympic Champion in Moscow in 1980 and World Champion in 1981, Elena Davydova was a gymnast renowned for her audacity...[...]

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Athlete’s profile – René Cournoyer

Birthplace: Repentigny, QC Year of Birth: 1997 Club: Club Gymnika Favourite Event: Floor Sr. National Team since: 2015 Follow me...[...]

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Athlete’s profile – Shallon Olsen

Born in 2000, Shallon Olsen only became eligible to compete internationally as a senior in 2016. She had first represented Canada four years earlier, leading to a stellar junior career.[...]

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Athlete’s profile – Ellie Black

Athletes presented in this section are the voice of the Championships. They are also reaching the gymnastics world from near...[...]