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Amy cherishes family-bonding time in Johor
Malaysia Star Online - 11 Feb 2013
about ushering in the Year of the Snake with the rest of the Kwan clan. Its a Kwan family tradition to take turns hosting the rest of the family during the celebration. This time, the rhythmic gymnast, her parents Kwan Ah Guan and Chen Yoke Chang and older sisters Peggy, 22, and Eva, 20, are at her aunts place in Air Tawar, Johor. The trip down south will be a brief respite for...

Azerbaijan hosts first FIG Academy of 2013
FIG - 30 Jan 2013
Azerbaijan hosted a Level 1 FIG Academy for Rhythmic Gymnastics in the capital city of Baku on January 14-22, 2013. It was the first of about twenty-five Academies expected in 2013.
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Chile hosts its first Rhythmic Gymnastics Academy (FIG) - 14 Dec 2012

Investigations launched
FIG - 30 Jan 2013
The FIG Disciplinary Commission, led by Marc Schoenmaekers (BEL) and with the participation of Paul Engelmann (SUI) and Rached Gharbi (TUN), met at Federation headquarters in Lausanne (SUI), January 22 - 26.
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Disciplinary Measures in progress (FIG) - 15 Jan 2013
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Malaysian gymnasts made good progress in Australia
Malaysia Star Online - 24 Jan 2013
PETALING JAYA: Malaysia’s unexpected two-bronze showing in rhythmic gymnastics at the recent Australian Youth Olympic Festival (AYOF) was a step in the right direction.
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Whitehouse set for stardom (Gymnastics Australia) - 20 Jan 2013

Australian Rhythmic Gymnastics team leaps to gold
Gymnastics Australia - 21 Jan 2013
Australian Rhythmic Gymnastics team leaps to gold Australian Rhythmic Gymnastics team leaps to gold Friday, 18 January 2013 The Australian Rhythmic Gymnastics team pulled off an incredible performance over one of the sport's powerhouse nations, China, by winning gold in the team event on Friday. Tara Wilkie, Marlee-Shae Holden, Anastasia Katharios and Michaela Whitehouse dominated the scoreboard with a final score of 145.233, closely followed...

Our juniors bag three golds in Sydney
Malaysia Star Online - 21 Jan 2013
other finals Soong Joo Ven boys singles, Lim Yin Fun girls singles and the boys doubles pair of Tai An KhangTan Wee Gieen. Sadly, all of them lost to shuttlers from China. In rhythmic gymnastics, Malaysia won two bronzes in the team event Shak Yuki, Shasangari Sivaneswary Nagarajan, Chong Lok Yi and Iman Iskandar Chan and individual allaround event Iman. Cycling provided...

MSSM to host inaugural Asian Schools Track and Field meet
Malaysia Star Online - 19 Jan 2013
cross country Kelantan, golf Sabah, cricket Penang, archery KL, rugby Perak, chess Perak, squash Malacca, aquatics Selangor, table tennis Kelantan, tennis Sarawak and rhythmic gymnastics KL. Football Johor, bowling Johor, handball Kedah, softball Negri, netball Perlis, gymnastics Selangor, badminton Labuan, hockey Malacca, volleyball Terengganu,...
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Gymnastics meets to go on after Perak and Pah... (Malaysia Star Online) - 6 Nov 2012
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Athletes set to create memories that will last a lifetime
Gymnastics Australia - 16 Jan 2013
Athletes set to create memories that will last a lifetime Athletes set to create memories that will last a lifetime Wednesday, 16 January 2013 The AYOF 2013 Opening Ceremony will take place tonight, Wednesday 16 January, at the Sydney Entertainment Centre. Athletes and spectators are sure to be mesmerised by a spectacular Opening Ceremony featuring nearly 1,000 performers, including rhythmic gymnasts, from over 80 schools from around...

Gymnasts to compete under new rules at AYOF
Malaysia Star Online - 13 Jan 2013
PETALING JAYA: Malaysian rhythmic gymnasts will venture into uncharted territory when they compete in the sixth Australian Youth Olympic Festival (AYOF) in Sydney from Jan 16-20.
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Rhythmic gymnasts not ambitious enough, says ... (Malaysia Star Online) - 29 Aug 2012

Gymnast Misawa gets three-month doping ban
Japan Times - 9 Jan 2013
The Japan Anti-Doping Agency handed Beijing Olympic rhythmic gymnast Nara Misawa a three-month suspension on Monday. According to JADA, Misawa tested positive in November at the All-Japan championships for the banned stimulant methylephedrine, which can be found in cold medicine. The 23-year-old Misawa finished 22nd in the overall competition at nationals.
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Russia rules rhythmic gymnastics (Japan Times) - 14 Aug 2012

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