COMANECI Nadia

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02/10/2017

Five questions with Nadia Comaneci, Women's Artistic Gymnastics Ambassador the 2017 World Championships

It was 41 years ago in Montreal that Nadia Comaneci delivered one of the sport’s defining performances, earning the first perfect 10 in Olympic Gymnastics in the modern era of the sport. An icon in the sports world and still beloved throughout Quebec, Nadia Comaneci was the obvious choice of the Local Organising Committee and International Gymnastics Federation to serve as the Women’s Artistic Gymnastics Ambassador for the 2017 World Championships in Montreal.

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01/10/2017

Montreal Olympic Stadium sets itself for big Gymnastics 'show'

The Montreal Olympic Stadium has been transformed into a grand amphitheater to welcome the 47th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships, the biggest event of the competitive season, which begins Monday, October 2. For seven days, 400 gymnasts representing 71 nations - 155 women and 245 men - will take the stage for the first big test of the Olympic cycle that will culminate with the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

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13/09/2017

Looking toward the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Montreal

As the Olympic Stadium in Montreal prepares to welcome the 2017 World Championships from 2-8 October, Wednesday, 13 September marked an important moment for the athletes as the day the draw that determines the starting order for the competition was held.

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28/11/2016

Tickets now on sale for 2017 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Montreal

Tickets are now on sale for the 47th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Montreal (CAN) and those who purchase their seats early will receive a special deal.

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23/02/2016

15 things that happened in Gymnastics this week

The weekly roundup of the latest news and buzz from around the Gymnastics world.

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03/02/2016

Happy Wednesday! Headlines of the week in Gymnastics

The weekly roundup of the latest news and tidbits around the Gymnastics world.

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27/01/2016

13 cool things that happened in Gymnastics this week

Rounding off the week: The U.S. men in Rio, Son Yeon Jae's 2016 routines and the Beam routine that everybody's watching.

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22/10/2015

Glasgow welcomes Artistic Gymnastics stars for World Championships ‘show’

With 14 World titles and 2016 Olympic berths on the line, the 46th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Glasgow (GBR) promise to be a first-rate showcase of Rio Olympic stars in the making.

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20/10/2015

Glasgow 2015: Eight things to know about the Women’s competition at Worlds

Eight of the big storylines to follow during the 2015 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships.

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19/10/2015

On the road to Rio, Romanian women focusing on team result

After a fourth place team finish at the 2014 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships, Romanian stars Larisa Iordache and Diana Bulimar are focusing on team unity and success at this week's World Championships in Glasgow (GBR).

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09/02/2015

Returns seem imminent for Catalina Ponor, Marian Dragulescu

Romanian superstars Marian Dragulescu and Catalina Ponor have registered for Anti-doping control with the FIG, a strong indication that both gymnasts may be planning a return to elite competition before the end of the year.

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25/08/2014

BBC's 'Tumble' a reality hit among viewers

As it flips into its fourth week on the BBC, gymnastics reality series "Tumble" is receiving high marks from its TV audience.

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