Gymnastics, European Championships: Denisa Golgota wins gold, silver medals in junior’s event
Romanian gymnast Denisa Golgota won the gold medal in the junior floor event and the silver medal in the junior vault event of the Women’s Artistic Gymnastics European Championships in Berne, Switzerland.
Golgota won 13.933 for her floor routine, besting UK’s Alice Kinsella (13.866) and Russian Uliana Perebinosova (13.800).
In the vault final, Italian Martina Maggio won 14.499 points and the gold medal. Romanian Demisa Golgota and Italian Martina Basile were tied for the 2nd place, with 14.233 each.
Romania’s junior team won the bronze medal in Berne, thus rounding up to three the country’s tally in the junior competitions.
Romania also won two medals in the senior events: Catalina Ponor, who won bronze in the beam event and floor event.