Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov.13
By Anvar Mammadov – Trend:
The 22nd Baku Championships and Competitions Among Age Categories in Rhythmic Gymnastics kicked off in Azerbaijan Nov.13.
As many as 110 gymnasts, representing Baku Gymnastics School and the Republican Complex Sports School, “Ojag”, “Neftchi”, “Spartak”, “Start” sports clubs, as well as “Sarhadchi” Olympic Sports Center are participating in the tournament.
The first day of the competitions will begin with performances of "youngsters" (born in 2005-2007) in an individual program who define the prize-winners in the all-around (without apparatus, a rope, a hoop and a ball) by the end of the day.
Afterwards, teams in group exercises, consisting of female athletes in the same category, as well as pre-juniors (born in 2003-2004), will join the competitions. “Youngsters” will demonstrate 2 exercises (without apparatus, balls) and pre-juniors just one (hoops).
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