Wednesday, 6 April 2022

Vukovar Gymnasts Best in 1st Round of Croatian Cup

April 6, 2022 – The Vukovar Gymnastics Club performed outstandingly in the 1st round of the Croatian Cup, bringing home team gold and an array of individual medals.

As hrv writes, the 1st round of the Croatian Cup in the Basic Program of Women's Sports Gymnastics was held on April 3 at the Sokol Centre in Osijek in the organisation of the Osijek-Žito Gymnastics Society. The Vukovar Gymnastics Club had representatives in all categories in the team and individual competition. The oldest category was the only one without new competitors. In the other three categories, in addition to already experienced competitors, new members of the competition group performed. In the junior category, one new competitor performed, while in the cadet and junior categories half of the team consisted of girls who all took part in a competition for the first time. All of them did very well and successfully completed the first competition. Special praise goes to those who won individual medals in their first official competition: Lea Služek, Franka Markešić, and Iris Špehar.

The Vukovar Gymnastics Club was the most successful in this competition where the gymnasts in all categories won the team 1st place, as well as the most individual medals. All Vukovar’s gymnasts performed as follows:

Cadets – team 1st place. Individually: 1st Ema Županović, 2nd Franka Markešić, 3rd Una Baždar 5th Jana Cvetković, 8th Marina Đerđ and 9th Franka Ljubić.

Younger juniors – team 1st place. Individually: 1st Služek Lea, 2nd Špehar Iris, 6th Mirosavljević Adrijana, 7th Gavrilović Ljiljana, 11th Velerajter Natali, 18th Horvat Livija.

Juniors – team 1st place. Individually: 1st Badanjak Helena, 2nd Gavrilović Olivera, 4th Jaman Mirjam, 5th Božanović Ana, 10th Mirosavljević Marijana and 11th Roša Lorena.

Younger seniors – team 1st place. Individually: 1st Gužvić Kristina, 2nd Ivanković Tena, 4th Skokić Lana, 5th Andrašević Dijana and 9th Mašić Tea.

The next competition for the Basic Program will be held in June.

After this competition, The Vukovar Gymnastics Club has brought home another 4 team gold medals, and individually 4 gold, 4 silver, and 1 bronze medal.

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