Mackenzie Parker – Beam

Gold medal in the University of Calgary Invitational Saturday night Final.

Click PLAY or watch Parker’s Beam on YouTube.

Mackenzie‘s still looking for a College scholarship, by the way. With an awesome double layout on Floor (VIDEO), she could make pretty much make any Floor line-up in the NCAA. :-)

Canada – UCIC Finals

The Saturday night final at University of Calgary was a friendly showcase. Team CANADA vs Team INTERNATIONAL. $400 for 1st place on every apparatus.

Floor
1. Damien Cachia CAN 14.350
2. Donathan Bailey INT’L USA 13.425
3. Kevin Lytwyn CAN 12.425

Pommel
1. Donathan Bailey INT’L USA 14.800
2. Stephen Clouter ALTA GYM 13.500
3. Valgard Reinhardsson INT’L ICE 12.000

Donothan Bailey from UC-Berkeley replaced Paul Ruggeri at the last minute.

Click PLAY or watch his winning Pommel routine on YouTube.

Rings
1. Kevin Lytwyn CAN 14.850
2. Damien Cachia CAN 14.300
3. Bobby Kriangkum INT’L THAI 13.850

Click PLAY or watch Kevin’s winning Rings on YouTube.

Vault
1. Valgard Reinhardsson INT’L ICE 14.350
2. Donathan Bailey INT’L USA 14.325
3. Damien Cachia CAN 13.700

P Bars
1. Donathan Bailey INT’L US 14.575
2. Kevin Lytwyn CAN 14.425
3. Valgard Reinhardsson INT’L ICE 13.525

H Bar
1. Bobby Kriangkum INT’L THAI 13.700
2. Kevin Lytwyn CAN 13.350
3. Valgard Reinhardsson INT’L ICE 13.250

Iceland National Champion Valgard Reinhardsson impressed. I think he hit 12 for 12 this weekend.

He’s been training with coach David Kikuchi in Canada for some months, preparing for European Championships.

British Champs – Apparatus Finals

Vault
FRAGAPANE Claudia Bristol Hawks Gym Club D:5.800 E:8.900 14.350 1
SIMM Kelly Dynamo School Of Gymnastics D:5.600 E:8.900 14.175 2
DOWNIE Elissa Notts Gymnastics Academy D:5.000 E:9.150 14.175

Bars
MATTIS Tyesha East London Gym Club D:6.000 E:8.400 14.400 1
DOWNIE Elissa Notts Gymnastics Academy D:5.800 E:8.350 14.150 2
FRAGAPANE Claudia Bristol Hawks Gym Club D:5.600 E:8.050 13.650 3

Beam
MATTIS Tyesha East London Gym Club D:6.100 E:8.300 14.400 1
HOCKENHULL Georgina Park Wrekin College School of Gymnastics and Dance D:5.600 E:8.100 13.700 2
FRAGAPANE Claudia Bristol Hawks Gym Club D:5.600 E:7.850 13.450 3

Floor
TINKLER Amy South Durham Gymnastic Club D:5.700 E:8.750 14.450 1
FRAGAPANE Claudia Bristol Hawks Gym Club D:6.100 E:8.450 14.250 2
MASON Lisa Heathrow Gym Club D:5.400 E:8.800 14.200 3

full results

Click PLAY or watch one of Tyesha’s Beam routines on YouTube.

Doha day 2 Apparatus Finals

Vault
1- DAVTYAN Artur ARM 15.025 pts
2- HYPOLITO Diego BRA 14.662 pts
3- KARDASOVS Vitalijs LAT 14.312 pts

P Bars
1- STEPKO Oleg AZE 15.750 pts
2- CALVO Jossimar COL 15.725 pts
3- MUNTEAN Andrei ROU 15.550 pts

H Bar
1- CORDOBA Nicolas ARG 15.250 pts
2- TAKEDA Kazuyuki JPN 14.900 pts
3- LEYVA Danell USA 13.975 pts

Beam
1- PHAN Thi Ha Thanh VIE 14.250 pts
2- STEINGRUBER Giulia SUI 14.125 pts
3- BULIMAR Diana ROU 14.025 pts

Everyone is thrilled for Phan. She’ll be even more of a National hero now. :-)

Click PLAY or watch her Beam Final on YouTube.

In 2011 she became the first gymnast to win a world medal for Vietnam, Bronze on Vault 2011 Worlds Tokyo.

Floor
1- STEINGRUBER Giulia SUI 14.550 pts
2- JURCA Laura ROU 13.800 pts
3- KAESLIN Ilaria SUI 13.750 pts

Apparatus Finals Day 2

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Andreea Munteanu – Beam

The winner in Cottbus.

Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube. (1st 6.1 + 8.300 = 14.400)

Andreea qualified in 2nd spot (5.5 + 8.200 = 13.700) behind Marta Pihan-Kulesza.

Eythora Thorsdittor – Beam

Eef van Leeuwen:

… the second Dutch women qualification match for the European Championships 2015 in Montpellier. As in the first qualification, Eythora Thorsdittor won the All-Around.

Thorsdottir scored a massive 57.300 AA after a good competition without any big mistakes. She exhibited some beautifully performed and steady routines for Europeans. …

Couch Gymnast – Dutch Euro Qualification (Part 2)

Eythora shows some fantastic amplitude. :-) Click PLAY or watch her on YouTube.

Ilka Juk – Beam

Extreme flexibility. Some interesting sections.

Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.