The Formula of Victory International Gymnastics Tournament starts in Adler Arena on May 3

The Formula of Victory International Gymnastics Tournament starts in Adler Arena on May 3: Photo
29.04.2016

The International Rhythmic Gymnastics tournament «Formula of Victory» for the prizes of Olympic champion Yulia Barsukova will start for the first time in Adler Arena on May 3.

About 350 gymnasts from different parts of the world and cities of Russia will take part in the tournament. Gymnasts from Moscow, St. Petersburg, Gelendzhik, Rostov, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Novosibirsk, Kazan, Podolsk, Klin, Vladikavkaz, Samara, Lermontov, Stavropol, Taganrog, Yevpatoria will come to Sochi.

The Formula of Victory tournament is being held in Sochi for the first time. These competitions are planned to become annual .

The Adler Arena for the competition was not chosen by chance, as it houses the year-round gymnastics center of Olympic champion Yulia Barsukova, in addition, the Adler Arena is the only competitive venue for summer sports in the Olympic Park, and is capable of accommodating 2,500 thousand spectators.

The invited guests of the tournament are:

Olympic champion Yulia Barsukova; master of Sports of international class Ulyana Trofimova; master of Sports of international class, member of the Russian national team since 2007,

2011 European champion in group exercises among juniors, participant of the 2013 World Games in Colombia Anna Trubnikova; master of Sports of international class, member of the Russian national team since 2007, 2011 European champion in group exercises among juniors, participant of the 2013 World Games in Colombia Yana Lukonina.

The opening parade will be held on May 3 at 13.55.

From 13.15 to 14.00, a press approach by Yulia Barsukova and the guests of the tournament will take place.