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Top 10 Romanian gymnastics moments of the year

Larisa Iordache. Photo: Volker Minkus

1. Larisa Iordache – Floor Final (World Championship, Cancun) Two time European champion, two time World silver medalist, the most successful gymnast at this European Championship, winner of various stages of the World Cup, all of these accomplished this year. Nobody competes more than Larisa Iordache! And nobody makes the Romanian fans happier! 2. Corina …

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Larisa Iordache, 2014 Europeans’ most successful gymnast

Larisa Iordache

             The Women’s Artistic Gymnastics European Championships closes today after a full day of junior and senior event finals. Romania gathered six medals today for a total of 9 medals earned at this championship (4 medals for the seniors and 5 for the juniors). Larisa Iordache is the most successful gymnast with two gold, a …

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Euro 2014: Seniors wrap up qualifications in second place

Larisa Iordache

              Action continues to build in Sofia, where the European Championships saw the seniors take over the podium today. For Romania, Larisa Iordache, Diana Bulimar, Andreea Munteanu, Ștefania Stănilă and Silvia Zarzu fought for a place in Sunday’s apparatus finals, the team final place being virtually guaranteed. The girls competed in the last subdivision of …

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