Fourty-eight gymnasts from all around te world will compete next week in Nanjing, China for becoming Second Summer Olympic Champion. They compete in two events: individual all-around and group all-around. In the individual all-around there will be four apparatus: hoop, ball, clubs and ribbon. In the group all-around there will be two apparatus: 5 hoops and 10 clubs.
There will be 18 gymnasts competing in the individual all-around and six groups of five gymnasts in the group all-around.
Finals: The top eight ranked gymnasts from the qualification qualify for the individual all-around final. The top four ranked groups from the qualification qualify for the group all-around final.
Since 2010 Youth Olympic Games in Singapore, there have been a few changes. Groups consists of 5 gymnasts instead of five and individuals will compete with ribbon instead of rope.
Last Youth Olympic Games champions were:
Individual: Alexandra Merkulova (RUS)
Groups: Russia: Alina Makararenko, Kseniya Dudkina, Olga Ilina and Karolina Sevastyanova
It will be from 26 to 27 August, 2014
Where it will be?
Second Summer Youth Olympic Games will be held in the Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre Gymnasium
Gymnasts who was qualified for YOG in Nanjing
1 – Laura Zeng (USA)
2 – Edna Garcia (MEX)
3 – Mayra Tiago Sineriz (BRA)
1 – Yelizaveta Mainovskaya (KAZ)
2 – Anora Davlyatova (UZB)
3 – Olivia Tai (MAS)
4 – Takana Tatsuwana (JPN)
Yating Zhao (CHN)
Groups UZB, KAZ
1 – Irina Annenkova (RUS)
2 – Mariya Trubach (BLR)
3 – Erika Zafirova (BUL)
4 – Valeria Khanina (UKR)
5 – Ana Luiza Filioranu (ROM)
6 – Linoy Ashram (ISR)
7 – Nikoleta Dulgeru (MDA)
Group RUS, BUL
1 – Hana Hassan (EGY)
2 – Shannon Gardner (RSA)
3 – Basma El Yazad (MAR)
Drawing of lots/Startlist