Two champions and one bronze
22 April 2013 Share
Two champions and one bronze

Ukrainian athletes won three medals at European Men’s and Women’s Artistic Gymnastic Individual Championships in Moscow.

On parallel bars Oleg Stepko took home the European title after convincing the judges with an excellent execution of his routine – 15,766.

Olympic bronze medalist in London 2012 (vault) Igor Radivilov qualified to the final on rings in third position. But next day his combination was the best and Igor got gold medal – 15,466. Bay the way he shared the title with Ait Said from France.

Oleg Verniaiev who has been winning medals at the World Cup Series took the third place at the all-around with 88,398.

Ukrainian ranked the third position in the unofficial team standings behind only Russians and British.

President of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine Sergey Bubka congratulated gymnasts and coaches with the successful performance and wished new achievements.