After the opening on Tuesday evening, April 08, starting in summer temperatures the 24th European Championships in Trampoline, Double Mini-Trampoline and Tumbling 2014 in the Multi-Purpose Hall in the Portuguese city of Guimaraes.
Altogether epresentatives from 27 European nations contributed the flag of their countries in the competition arena. About 400 athletes, both elite athletes, as well as the juniors are participating at these continental champs of the European Gymnastics Union (UEG).
The competitions in Portugal began on Wednesday evening with the preliminaries in the synchronous youth competitions, from 5.30pm local time the youth and at 7.30 pm followed by the elite category and continued on Thursday with more qualification results in elite and junior categories.
On Thursday evening Russia won the gold medals in the Juniors Trampoline Teams competition with the girls and the boys, but also in the elite category with men's tumbling team, while Great Britain was successfully with the tumbling women's team...
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* Juniors, F i n a l s : (Saturday, Apr 12)
* Synchron, Girls
1. Kuznetcova/Popova (RUS), 43,500
2. Davies-Wiliams/Kenny (GBR), 43,100
3. Bregatta/Labrousse (FRA), 43,000
4. Ivanova/Peneva (BUL), 42,300
4. Ciliberto/Hakkaart (SUI), 42,300
>> Detailed Results
* Thursday, Apr 10:
Juniors Team Finals – Trampoline
There are 5 nations in the boy’s category to contest the TRA team finals: UKR – FRA – GBR – BLR – RUS and
5 nations in the girls’ category : BUL – POR – GBR – BLR – RUS (2 x 19 gymnasts).
Double victory for Russia who won the European title in the girls’ (150.055) as well as in the boys’ (163.620) category. It is Belarus that garners the silver medal with a nice 157.325, followed by France who secured the third step of the podium (155,550).
In the girls category it is Great-Britain that will go home with the silver medal (147.290) and Portugal arrived third and receives the bronze medal (142.525).
► TRA, Boy's & Girls Team Final
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