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3 medals for Alexandra Piscupescu at the World Cup

Alexandra Piscupescu

Last weekend, Bucharest´s Sala Polivalentă held the annual Irina Deleanu Cup which, starting this year, also included a World Cup event. Some of the best gymnasts in the world competed alongside Romania’s elite Rhythmic gymnasts: 6 Romanian Juniors, 3 Seniors and 2 groups competed in the different events scheduled during these three days. Alexandra Piscupescu, …

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Irina Deleanu Trophy and World Cup Gallery – Day 1

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Photos from Day 1 of the Irina Deleanu Trophy and World Cup in Bucharest’s Sala Polivalentă.

This weekend, in Bucharest: Irina Deleanu Trophy and World Cup

Irina Deleanu Trophy and World Cup

With Moscow at the heart of European Artistic Gymnastics at the end of this week, the Rhythmic world is looking to Bucharest for the next stage of the 2013 World Cup – the Irina Deleanu Cup. Between the 19th and the 21st of April, 31 Senior gymnasts from 18 countries will be competing in the …

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[Exclusive interview] Irina Deleanu: You need to love gymnastics, so that this love can turn into passion and not just a hobby…

Irina Deleanu

Irina Deleanu made history for Romanian Rhythmic gymnastics by winning the first World (bronze, rope, Brussels 1992) and European (bronze, ball, Goteborg 1990) medals. She placed 6th in the All-around at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics and dominated National competitions between 1989 and 1993. Today, she is the president of the Romanian Rhythmic gymnastics federation. Romanian …

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