The official drawing of lots for the 43rd FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships scheduled for October 7 – 16 in Tokyo (JPN) was held today in Tokyo, at the Prince Park Tower, the official FIG hotel of these championships.
Both Technical Presidents, Adrian Stoica (ROU) for the Men’s Technical Committee and Nellie Kim (BLR) for the Women’s TC attended the procedure.
A total of 83 countries entered 297 Men’s and 258 Women’s Artistic gymnasts for the event, bringing the total to 555 participants. (via FIG)
Romania starts in the 2nd subdivision on beam, China in the 6th on floor, the USA in the 7th subdivision on beam, Russia in the 8th subdivision on bars and Japan has to wait until the very last subdivision (10th).
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