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Brazil vs. Japan - Potential Bronze Teams?

While Russia and Great Britain are currently deciding who will represent them in Rio, I think it would be nice to compare two teams with outside chances of sneaking up into the team podium.   226 more words


Brazil's Olympic Team is Set

About a month ago, Brazil’s team coordinator Georgette Vidor named the five women most likely to represent the host country at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. 354 more words


2016 Olympic Test Event Women's Beam Final

We’re here at the 2016 Olympic Test Event, bringing you all of today’s action LIVE! Update your page every few minutes to see updates. The most recent will appear at the top. 746 more words


In Translation: Hypolito Hoping for Quiet Road to Rio

The following appeared in Globo Esporte on April 12. Thanks to our Portuguese translator, we have an excellent English version of the piece that explores how things are going for Brazil in the lead-up to the test event. 1,093 more words


Jesolo through the lens of GAI - gallery

The Jesolo Trophy is one of my favourite meets. Not just because it’s usually one of the first exciting international competitions after the winter draught, but even more so because I know Ginnastica Artistica Italiana will take pictures and share what’s going on with the whole world. 72 more words


Brazil Sets Squad for Jesolo, Test Event

The Brazilian federation has named five of the six gymnasts set to compete both at the City of Jesolo Trophy meet in Italy this March and then at the Olympic Test Event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil a month later. 368 more words


Oliveira Captures Brazilian Title

The field at this year’s Brazilian Championships, held less than a month following World Championships in Glasgow, was a little thin with everyone – including stars Flavia Saraiva and Daniele Hypolito – in recovery mode. 847 more words