The European Gymnastics relaunch its election called ‘Gymnast of the Year’. You can all vote for your favourite gymnast of the last year on European Gymnastics website. The vote on social media is also allowed.
The Executive Committee chose the four categories: Women’s Artistic Gymnastics, Men’s Artistic Gymnastics, Rhythmic Gymnastics and Trampoline Gymnastics. This Committe is made up technical staff and fifty Federations.
Only five gymnast could be the best ones of 2021 in Rhythmic Gymnastics. These are:
- Boryana Kaleyn (Bulgaria)
- Sofia Raffaeli (Italy)
- Dina Averina (Russia)
- Alina Harnasko (Belarus)
- Linoy Ashram (Israel)
You can vote here:
Here you can find some of the top exercises of 2020, in some cases there are included two exercises of the same gymnasts. Choose your favorites before February 1st!
Bulgarian Senior group recently confirmed that they withdrawn from European Championships in Kiev from November 26 to 29 since a member of the team, Erika Zafirova, tested positive for coronavirus.
Local news reported that the team will be on quarantine for ten days and they will not be able to train either compete.
Bulgarian Senior Group will no longer travel to the Kiev
This group has been in top 5 positions since 2014 and they clearly were favorites.
The situation right now is really unstable due to the Covid crisis in the whole Europe. Irina Deriugina confirmed this week that their intention is to still organize the event under strict conditions and with no audience.
On the other hand, Boryana Kaleyn and Katrin Taseva, will represent Bulgaria in the individual competition.