16. July 2013  
Artistic Gymnastics

Brazilian Olympic Committee hires Alexandre Alexandrov as coach of Brazil s women s national Gymnastics Team

The Brazilian Olympic Committee (COB) hired the Russian Alexander Alexandrov, one of the best artistic gymnastics coaches in the world, to lead the Brazilian team of that sports until the Olympic Games Rio 2016. The new head coach of the national team was introduced on Friday, July 12th, at the headquarters of COB, in Rio de Janeiro.
Next week, the coach will be in Três Rios (State of Rio de Janeiro), where he will meet for the first time with the athletes of the national team for a week of training and assessments.