Finalists in synchronized trampoline announced at FIG World Age Group Competitions in Baku
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Nov. 28
By Jani Babayeva - Trend:
During the 28th FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Age Group Competitions in Baku, the finalists in the synchronized trampoline jumping program for men and women in the 17-21 age group were determined, Trend reports.
In the women's synchronized trampoline program, Mariam Ragimovi and Anano Apakidze (Georgia), Mary Golota and Maria Mikhailova (Russia), Sofia Landberg and Smilla Jensen (Denmark), Luka Christine Frey and Gabriela Ster (Germany), Charmain Buchholz and Christina Schuld (Germany), Elif Cholak and Sila Karakush (Turkey), Serafima Kotova and Veronika Shmeleva (Russia), Elchin Sena Karakash and Livanur Yalcin (Turkey) reached the finals.
In the men's synchronized jumping program, Roman Barkov and Igor Grachev (Kazakhstan), Nikita Fomchenko and Sebastian Stankevich (Belarus), Matvey Kiryushov and Alexander Rudenko (Russia), Igor Miniakhmetov and Daniil Valiuntsev (Belarus), Alexis Shevalier and Florestan Riu (France), Ralph Van Tilborg and Rikkert Veldhuizen (Netherlands), Marat Urmanov and Daniil Parfenov (Kazakhstan), Jace Williams and Alexander Noble (USA) reached the finals.
The 28th FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Age Group Competitions are being held in Baku on November 25-28.
Some 650 athletes from 32 countries are participating in the competitions. The gymnasts are performing in the following age categories - 11-12 years old, 13-14 years old, 15-16 years old, and 17-21 years old at the tournament. The gymnasts are taking part in the individual and synchronized trampoline, as well as tumbling and double mini-trampoline.
Azerbaijan is being represented by 15 gymnasts. Trampoline - Seljan Magsudova (age category 17 -21), Magsud Magsudov, (13-14), Ammar Bakhshaliyev (11-12), Ibrahim Mustafazade (11-12), Mehti Aliyev (13-14), Nijat Mirzoyev (13-14), Ali Niftaliyev (13-14), Shafiga Humbatova (13-14), Sama Jafarova (11-12); tumbling - Tofig Aliyev (17-21), Adil Hajizade (15-16), Bilal Gurbanov (15-16), Huseyn Asadullayev (15-16), Alexey Karatashov (13-14) and Elnur Mammadov (15-16).
The competitions are being held without spectators in accordance with the requirements of the quarantine rules.