Original article link: http://www.gazeta.ru/sport/2014/03/02/a_5932689.shtml
English translated by Alyona (Many Many Thanks!!!)
Vera Shtelbaums, the Coach of the two-time Olympic Champion Evgenia Kanaeva, tells about her favorite student soon becoming a mother and about the hegemony of the Russians in Rhythmic Gymnastics.
The first yearly Grand Prix in Rhythmic Gymnastics has started in Moscow and collected the strongest representatives of this sport. As usual, at the first start of the season, the girls are trying their new routines. The Honored Coach of Russia Vera Shtelbaums, personal coach of a silver medalist of Athens Irina Chaschina and the only two-time Olympic Champion Evgenia Kanaeva, shares her impressions on the traditional spring competitions.
- You were smiling while watching the performance of the girl from South Africa. Are the horizons of the Rhythmic Gymnastics expanded?
- Of course! And it is very nice that every year new faces appear and more and more countries become a part of Rhythmic World. Continue reading
Originally written in Russian by Inna Kuznetsova
posted on http://www.allsportinfo.ru/index.php?id=81186 on 02-03-2014
Translated and edited by catts (Many Many thanks catts!!!)
Today, 2 March, the Grand Prix Rhythmic Gymnastics competition in Moscow has come to an end. Russia’s Margarita Mamun won routines in hoop, ball and clubs, and came second in ribbon . Maria Titova excelled in the ribbon routine and came second in ball. Yana Kudryavtseva was second in hoop and clubs. In the group competitions, the Russians won the 10 clubs routine, as well as the 3 balls and 2 ribbons . Inna Kuznetsova (tournament results special correspondent of the Sport information Agency “All Sport”) interviewed Irina Viner-Usmanov, the president of the Russian Gymnastics Federation and the head coach in rhythmic gymnastics
‘To stage Grand Prix in Moscow every year opens the season and shows who is who and what is what, what we managed to do right, and what went wrong,’ said Irina Viner. ‘Now, we can begin to correct what was done wrong. Continue reading
Big Big Thanks my friend Hershey!!! Beautiful Cards !!!
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4 music card + one collage
Masha will compete in GP Moscow 2014 this weekend, her 1st competition in 2014! Good Luck to Masha!!! Wish her all the BEST!!! Удачи!!! and Давай!!! At the same time, YOG qualification for Europe will be held as well.
Official website: http://www.vfrg.ru/index.php?dn=pages&to=cat&id=15
Day one and Day Two: click here
(Masha in 1st group – GP – 15:00-16:55)
http://www.art-works.ru/broadcast Continue reading
Next week, In Kazan will host Russian Youth Championships. Individual competition (juniors and girls) is from 04-10 Feb and group competition (juniors) is from 10-14 Feb. As usual, seniors will perform their new routines for exhibition. Masha will be there too. Good Luck to Masha!!! Wish her all the BEST!!!
following are some information about this event: Continue reading
Oleg Naumov posted another photo session pic – 26th Feb 2014
Dinasfoto posted another pic, this one is better…but the make-up just kill me >’< – 29th Jan 2014
Finally the photographer posted the photo, thanks Dinasfoto, but to be honest, I don’t like it. I think they can do much better than this…I am expecting some balletic style, not like this…and what’s wrong with the make-up, her dressing and the posture!!! her elegance disappeared…orz……….
Guess who said this phrase?
(photo by Barny Thierlf, re-edit by Zoe Wan)
This is the first post in 2014 just a simple collage.
photo by Barny Thierolf, re-edit by Zoe Wan
Happy New Year to All and to my little daughter Mashen’ka!!!
May the New Year bring many good things and rich blessings to you and all those you love. And Good Luck to Masha in 2014!!! Wish her health, happiness and many successes!!!
Zoe with love from Taiwan
P.S. the Chinese words “一馬當先” on the fb banner means “be the first to take the lead” It’s a famous Chinese phrase connecting with horse. Because 2014 is year of the horse. That’s my wishes for Masha.