The biggest surprise of the first session for the audience.
New Double Twisting Yurchenko today – 14,366/5.8.
But, due to errors, only scored 52,54 at her first Sr. Worlds.
Ana Sofía first started gaining attention at Youth Olympic Games (54.050):
Sofi Gomez of Guatemala snatched many gymnastics fan’s attention away from the big names last month when she steamed her way among the contenders during the qualifying rounds of the Youth Olympic Games. Here was a young, unknown gymnast from a nation not known for a gymnast qualifying sixth in the all-around and unveiling incredible skills such as a triple twist on floor and a full-twisting back somersault on beam.
Trained by Romanian coaches Adrian and Elena Boboc, Sofi works beam effortlessly and has good difficulty across all apparatus.
Sofi finished fifth in the all-around finals and, perhaps unluckily, placed fourth on her two strongest events, beam and floor. …
Couch Gymnast – GUATEMALAN NEWCOMER SOFI GOMEZ
Watch her Beam from that meet.
Any chance of a “wild card” berth for the Olympics?