24. March 2024  
Rhythmic Gymnastics

FIG World Cup Serie Rhythmic Gymnastics 2024

The 2024 Circuit of FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cups in the Olympic year consists of five events.
All of them will take place between the end of March and the end of June, i.e. before the highlight of the year, the Olympic Games in Paris in August, even if only the individual all-around and the group competition are on the Olympic programme there.
* The World Cup from 22 - 24 March 2024 in Palaio Faliro, in Athens (GRE), will kick things off ...:

(1)  F I G - WORLD CUP  in Palaio Faliro / Athens (GRE)  -  (22. - 24. 03. 2024)
One week after the 9th Aphrodite Cup 2024, the Greek organisers will host the first FIG World Cup of the 2024 Olympic season, which will be followed by three more in April alone (Sofia, Baku, Tashkent) and will conclude with the 5th World Cup at the end of June in Milan. All of these highlights therefore offer excellent opportunities to prepare for the annual highlight in Paris in August.

♦ R E S U L T S:
* App. FINALS:
Bulgaria's Elvira KRASNOBAJEWA finished the World Cup in Palaio Falio / Athens as a successful gymnast with a victory in the hoop and two 2nd places (clubs and ribbon).
She beat Italy's former world champion Sofia Raffaeli, who did not manage to win with two silver medals (hoop and ball), as Daniele MUNITS also won the ball final before her.
The final with the clubs was won by WANG, Ziliu (CHN), the ribbon final was won by Alina HARNASKO from Belarus.
Germany's only place in the final was 8th place with the ribbon by Margarita Kolosov.
H o o p ;   B a l l ;   C l u b s ;   R i b b o n


In the first group final (5 hoops) the order was:
1st Italy ahead of 2nd Israel and China on third place. ... 5th place went to the German group.
The final results in the combi ecercises was:
  ►► 5 H O O P S;    >> Combi exerc.

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* In the individual all-around, a Bulgarian double lead: Elvira Krasnobayeva (131.100) ahead of Eva Brezaliyeva (130.35):
Margarita Kolosov (GER; 121.350) is in 10th place with a difference of 10 points.
* In the group all-around, Israel is clearly ahead of China and Italy, followed by Spain, Bulgaria and Germany. 15 formations competed.
* Qualification:
               ► INDIVIDUAL All-around:
               ► GROUPS; All-around  (> 5 hoops + 3 ribbon/2 balls)