Spain over GBR in Worlds tuneup

International Gymnast:

… Spain, only 18th at the 2010 Worlds, topped the host team by 1.25 points. A second British squad was third over Portugal. …

Vargas, the bronze medalist on vault at the 2010 Youth Olympics, took second all-around over Spanish Cup co-champion Beatriz Cuesta. …

Spanish Women Upset British in Ipswich

María Paula Vargas (54.50)

Looks like the rebuilding program is going well in Spain.

Hannah Whelan won the AA. Beth Tweddle won Floor. But the big story is the improvement of Spain at exactly the time they are trying to qualify as a team for the Olympics.

It’s nice to see the Canadian/Spaniard Silvia Colussi-Pelaez contribute. 6th AA (53.00)

… anybody else annoyed by the AUTO PLAY video and advertising on

Couch Gymnast commentary on Spain – A New Threat to Top Teams …

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Career gymnastics coach who loves the outdoors, and the internet.

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