Polina Troyanova: thanks to AGF for organizing European Championship at highest level!
Many thanks to the Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation for organizing the tournament at the highest level, Russian gymnast Polina Troyanova said, speaking with Vestnik Kavkaza after performing in the double mini-trampoline qualification.
"It's my first time in Baku, and the first impression of the city is that it's very beautiful, clean and well-kept. It's very nice to be here, and the level of the organisation of the tournament is highest. Thanks to the AGF organizers, I was very impressed by both city and the competitions," she admitted.
In addition, Polina Troyanova said that she was delighted with the support of the Baku fans. "It was great. At first, during warm-ups, I was even a little bit nervous about such drive, but later it became interesting, support of local spectators inspire with energy, and it's really cool to perform for such fans," the Russian gymnast stressed.
The 26th European Championships in Trampoline, Tumbling and Double Mini-Trampoline has opened in Baku today. More than 400 gymnasts from 25 countries are expected to join the Championships. In the first two days of the competitions, qualifications for all types of events both among junior and senior gymnasts as well as finals among teams will be held, on the last day, medalists will be known in all four types of the gymnastics events.