Yakutia team in rhythmic gymnastics won the gold of open tournament in Tatarstan
Yakutia 24 TV channel with the reference to “Sports of Yakutia”: The national team on the rhythmic gymnastics took the first place in the open tournament “Inspiration of Autumn” that took place in Kazan on October 18–20.
“The athletes from Yakutia took 18,4 points in the performance with the ribbons, and 19,25 points for the performance with hoops,” the report says.
The national team of Yakutia includes Milana Zakharova, Alina Turnina and Anna Sleptsova from Yakutsk and Milana Tedeeva and Kunney Egorova from Mirny. The program director is Elena Afanasyeva, and the head coach of the team is Oksana Kazantseva, coach of the highest category, USSR master of sports.
The competition was held according to the international FIG 2017-2020. Athletes from Yakutia were awarded medals, diplomas and memorable prizes of the tournament.
The national team of the rhythmic gymnastics will also perform at the All-Russian competition “Hopes of Russia” in Sochi, to be held on October 31 and November 1.