Weavers in Melbourne for the first time in action since the Olympic Games


Weavers in Melbourne for the first time in action since the Olympic Games

Sanne Wevers turnt Thursday her first match since August in Rio de Janeiro the olympic gold won on the balance beam. The ” Oldenzaalse gymnast takes part in the world cup in Melbourne.

“I look forward to get back into the league. I’m going to try new things and is now quietly building up in the direction of EK,” she says on the website of the event, that in the Hisense Arena. That is one of the stadiums at Melbourne Park, the venue where annually, is tennis at the Australian Open.

Weaver and her family for some time in Australia, where she worked with sister Lieke and father and coach Vincent some clinics gave. “I am in the autumn is especially busy with turngala’s and tv appearances and such.”

“Time to train, there was barely. In January we said: now we are going back on the gymnastics focus.”


Weavers picked up in Rio, surprising the gold. They troefde the American Simone Biles, who advance as almost unbeatable, but after an error pleased to take the bronze.

The four-time olympic champion, announced last autumn, to sure a year is not more in races to come true. That would mean that they also at the world cup, at the beginning of October in Montreal, not at is. In the last wereldtitelstrijd, 2015 in Glasgow, won Biles on the bar for Weavers.

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