1 Stuttgart 213.500
2 Karlsruhe-Söllingen 206.700
3 Chemnitz-Altendorf 198.300
The Bundesliga season in Germany came to a close this weekend with the team final for the top four clubs in the country, and the ladies of Stuttgart easily won their fifth title in a row, defeating second-place Karlsruhe-Söllingen by seven points with a 213.5.
This season, two-time Olympian Kim Bui has been behind Stuttgart’s success, but she had some outside help in this final competition on Saturday. In the absence of strong contributors like fellow two-time Olympian Elisabeth Seitz, who hasn’t yet returned to the sport after her success in Rio, and Kim Janas, who retired last week due to a third ACL injury, Dutch Olympian Eythora Thorsdottir joined the club and earned the top all-around score of 54.95 ahead of Bui’s 53.0 to help the team to victory. …