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Ana Luiza Filiorianu, fourth at the Youth Olympics

Ana Luiza Filiorianu

          After an entire week dedicated to Artistic Gymnastics, Rhythmic Gymnastics took over the  Youth Olympic Games podium these past two days. For the first time in the short history of this competition, Romania was represented in the Rhythmic events as well, by a young gymnast with a lot of potential. At …

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Laura Jurca in the event finals of the Youth Olympic Games

Laura Jurca

                    This weekend’s event finals ended the Artistic Gymnastics week at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in China. Although Romania’s Laura Jurca was among the competition’s favorites and had made it to all the finals, she did not manage to wrap it all up with the medal …

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Laura Jurca, seventh at the Youth Olympic Games

Laura Jurca. Photo: Volker Minkus

                    Just a few years ago, the famous school of gymnastics in Deva presented a new generation of gymnasts with a lot of potential for the Rio Olympic Games. Among those gymnasts who openly declared their love for the uneven bars were Andreea Iridon, Adela Florea, …

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