15. March 2008  
Friedberg / Germany  
Artistic Gymnastics

German victory and Europeans Nomination

The German women's national team celebrated a clear victory in the international meeting versus the Netherlands in Friedberg, Bavaria, winning clearly with 174,15 to 152,05 Punkten.

Best in all-around was Katja ABEL from Berlin with 56,70 points.
After the competition, which was the second qualification for the European Championships at the same time, the German EuCh-team was nominated. The Saxonian federation will be the strongest in the team for the EuCh in France, with the two gymnastsJoeline Möbius and Jenny Brunner...
<< Köln's exceptional talent Oksana Tshussovitina presented herself very strongly and achieved the highest scores in vault (15,250) and balance beam (15,150) and did a stabile job on parallel bars as well with 14,500 points. Here, Jenny Brunner from Chemnitz gained the highest score with 15.000 points. 
Since Tshussovitina was not launched on floor, the all-around-victory went to Katja Abel from Berlin, siginficantly before Kim Bui, who performed non-competitively.

The following gymnasts are participating in the European Championships in the French city of Clermont-Ferrand in the beginning of April: