Azerbaijani trampolinist reaches finals at FIG World Cup
Baku, Azerbaijan, March 5
By Maksim Tsurkov - Trend:
Azerbaijani athlete Svetlana Makshtareva reached the individual competitions finals at the FIG World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics in Baku March 5.
She came in sixth with 99.255 points.
Kat Driscoll and Pamela Clark from the UK, Tatyana Petrenya from Belarus, Yana Pavlova and Susana Kochesok from Russia, as well as Marina Kiyko from Ukraine also reached the finals.
The FIG World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics kicked off March 5 at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku, and will end on March 6.
Athletes from Europe, Japan, Australia and the US are participating in the World Cup.
Azerbaijan will be represented at the World Cup by Ilya Grishunin, Oleg Piunov, Dmitriy Fedorovskiy, Ruslan Aghamirov, Sviatlana Makshtarova and Sabina Zaitseva.
Overall, 77 gymnasts (46 men and 31 women), who represent 17 countries, are to participate in the competitions.
Following the first day of the qualification event, the competitions will complete by finals on March 6.
During the competitions, spectators will have an opportunity to participate in various contests and receive gifts from organizers.
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