- Not only artistic gymnastics, but also rhythmic gymnastics struggles with the 2012 competition calendar. After the B-World Cup (April 19-22) in Portimao, POR, the Grand Prix Tournament (15-17 June) in Bucharest, ROU, had been canceled due to financial problems.
- Evgenia Kanaeva is back winning more and more competition. Recently, she dominated the “Baltic Hoop 2012” in Riga, where she won the AA with over 5 points ahead of her teammate Alexandra Merkulova. Here’s her clubs routine (YouTube): More videos on YouTube.
- And the UEG announced, Austria will host the 2013 European Championships:
The 29th European Championships in Rhythmic Gymnastics for Indiv. Sen & Jun. groups will take place in Vienna from 25 May to 03 June 2013.