Some 160 Artistic gymnasts from 40 different nations are registered to participate in the Grand Prix Osijek 2012, a FIG Challenge Cup that begins Friday in Croatia’s fourth largest city.
Argentina’s Valeria Pereyra, Australia’s Larrissa Miller, Canada’s Christine Lee, Greece’s Vasiliki Millousi, Poland’s Marta Pihan-Kulesza and Switzerland’s Giulia Steingruber stand out on the women’s roster that represents all continents, including entries from Egypt….
On the men’s side, Yann Cucherat (FRA), Eleftherios Kosmidis (GRE), Alexander Shatilov (ISR), Mitja Petkovsek (SLO) and Mykola Kuksenkov (UKR) are among the many World and European championship medallists in the Osijek line-up, which boasts Pan-American star gymnasts Diego Hypolito and Arthur Zanetti (BRA), Tomas Gonzalez (CHI), Daniel Corral (MEX) and Luis Rivera (PUR). …
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