After two days of jam-packed competition at the 2019 FIG Paris World Challenge Cup, Russia led the medal count with six, followed by France and Ukraine. Other countries that earned medals include Croatia, Czech Republic, Great Britain, Hungary, Israel, Japan, Spain, and Taiwan/Chinese Taipei.
Olympians Headline Paris World Challenge Cup
Sep 12, 2019Amanda Wijangco
The 2019 FIG Paris World Challenge Cup has a competitive field featuring many Olympians and World Championships medalists from all over the world, meaning there are several talented athletes to watch for at this meet.
Ukraine Wins 9 Medals At Szombathely World Challenge Cup
More than 10 different countries saw its gymnasts stand atop the medal stand at the 2019 FIG Szombathely World Challenge Cup, but Ukraine led the way, claiming nine medals. Other countries that earned multiple medals include Great Britain, Israel, Japan, host country Hungary, Slovenia, and Spain.
Camilla Feeley Earns USA First WCC Rhythmic Medal Of The Season In Portimao
Sep 9, 2019Miranda Martin
The fifth and final rhythmic gymnastics World Challenge Cup of the 2019 season is officially over, and the competition was a successful one for many parties. Multiple different countries got gymnasts onto the podium, making it one to remember for fans of many teams.
Portimao Hosts Final Rhythmic World Challenge Cup
Sep 5, 2019Miranda Martin
The last of five World Challenge Cup rhythmic gymnastics competitions is this weekend. Held in Portimão, Portugal, the fifth and final WCC competition in this series will take place Sept. 6-8. Rhythmic seniors will compete as individuals and groups to see who can top the podiums in this southern beach town.
Gymnasts To Watch At The Szombathely World Challenge Cup
Sep 5, 2019Amanda Wijangco
More than 100 gymnasts will be competing in the FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Challenge Cup in Szombathely, Hungary, Sept. 6-8. Headlining the men's and women's fields are Olympians Oleg Verniaiev and Roxana Popa, but there are other gymnasts who will be ones to watch and contend for medals.
Home Team Shines At The 2019 Kazan Rhythmic World Challenge Cup
Sep 2, 2019Miranda Martin
After three days of competition at the Kazan Rhythmic World Challenge Cup, Russia took first place in nearly every single category of competition. Being the host country and historically dominating the podium at rhythmic competitions, Russia was expected to perform well, and they delivered.
Russia Looks For More Hardware At Kazan Rhythmic World Challenge Cup
Aug 28, 2019Miranda Martin
The fourth of five competitions in the World Challenge Cup series for rhythmic gymnastics, the 2019 Kazan World Challenge Cup will be filled with tricks and skills sure to dazzle the crowd. Taking place in Kazan, Russia, this competition follows the Cluj Napoca World Challenge Cup of last weekend, and comes before the final competition in Portimão, Portugal. The event is three days long and runs from Aug. 30 to Sept. 1.
Israel's Linoy Ashram Wins All-Around At Cluj Napoca World Challenge Cup
The weekend wrapped up after three eventful days at the 2019 Cluj Napoca World Challenge Cup. All weekend Romania bustled with beautiful routines and daring moves, and as the competition finished up, some gymnasts and teams came out on top.