Lauren Hernandez, nicknamed Laurie, is one of the members of USA Gymnastics Team’s Final Five together with the legendary Simone Biles. She won a gold medal in the recently-concluded Rio Olympics 2016 and as if that wasn’t enough, last Tuesday she was also hailed as the Dancing with the Star’s season 23 champion.
The Bulgarian team displayed strong performances in the Rio Olympic Arena to win the long-awaited Olympic team medal in Rio. The historic award came after the group was shaken by the personal tragedy of Tsvetelina Stoyanova. The young gymnast experienced a psychological breakdown and fell from the sixth floor of a block of flats in Sofia. She is now in a good condition, and is currently recovering and undergoing heavy rehabilitation.
Russia has dominated the sport of rhythmic gymnastics for decades, having won the group All-around title on all the Olympics since the 2000 Games in Sydney.
Earlier this week, the South Korean rhythmic gymnastics star Son Yeon Jae arrived in Rio de Janeiro to prepare for the Olympic Rhythmic Gymnastics competition scheduled this weekend.
Korean rhythmic gymnastics star Son Yeon Jae revealed on Monday that she has begun undertaking a rigorous training program in Brazil in preparation for the upcoming Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro in August.
The Head Coach of the Azerbaijani Rhythmic Gymnastics Federation, Mariana Vasileva believes that the country’s national rhythmic gymnasts are going to give their best shot at the upcoming Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup Final in Baku. The said event is expected to be held this coming weekend.
The Bulgarian rhythmic gymnastics team has shocked the audiences after beating the Russian team at the FIG World Cup in Kazan last weekend.
Two-time Russian National All-around medalist Dina Averina clinched the all-around title with a breathtaking performance at the Berlin Masters Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup on Saturday.
Russian rhythmic superstar Yana Kudryavtseva successfully acquired the individual All-around title for the 2nd time in her gymnastics career at the European Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships in Holon.