30. October 2003
Frankfurt / Duisburg (GER)
Rhythmic Gymnastics

The German Gymnastics Federation (DTB) inform that the federation in co-operation with Rhenania Gymnastics Federation (RTB) and the World Games 2005 GmbH are planning to organize a Rhythmic Gymnastics Group Competition on May 21/23 2004 in Duisburg, the Host City of the World Games 2005.
They hope that the FIG will accept this competition as a World Series Competition.
Since there are less international competitions for the groups than for the individuals and the tournament takes...

23. October 2003
Rhythmic Gymnastics

Out of danger are the first three places on top of the GYMmedia World Ranking List of Rhythmic Gymnastics, although the Byelorussian Inna Zhukova won the all-around competition last weekend in her hometown Minsk.
With a projektion of 188 points are the trio Kabaeva/Bessonova/Yerofeeva in front,followed by Shukova on fourth place.
The Bulgarian Elisabet Paissieva consolidated her seventh place among the Top Ten of the
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19. October 2003
Minsk / BLR
Rhythmic Gymnastics

Inna Zhukova (BLR), 4th of 2003 World Championships, won the all around competition and the final with clubs of 7th Grand Prix tournament of 2003 series in Minsk. Svetlana Rudalova got 2nd place on all around, Vera Sesina (RUS) became 3rd.
In absence of the Ukrainian gymnasts Svetlana Rudalova won the final with hoop. The Russian gymnasts Olga Kapranova (ball) and Vera Sesina (ribbon) were the best of the other finals.
World Champion Alina Kabaeva (RUS)...

12. October 2003
Rhythmic Gymnastics

The team of GAZPROM Moscow was the winner of the AEON Cup 2003 in the Japanese capital Tokio. This competition means a kind of 'unofficial world champs for club teams.
On second place came the team of Dynamo Minsk, beating the favourites from the 'Derjugina School' Kiev.
After some mistakes of Kabaeva (RUS) and Bessonova (UKR) the winner of individual category was Irina Tchachina (RUS).
Also the best junior gymnast came from Russia: Jevgenia Kanaeva ...

2. October 2003
Rhythmic Gymnastics

After their successes at the 26th WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS of RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS in Budapest the Russian Alina Kabaeeva is leading again in the GYMmedia World Ranking list. Behind her on second place comes Anna Bessonova.
The former Number 1, the Ukrainian Tamara Yerofeeva (UKR) - only 14th in the all-around competition in Budapest and without medals in the finals - falls back on third place.
To the firts time among the TOP TEN are the Bulgarian Paisieva...