47th NISSEN-CUP - a Canadian Duo beat top Chineses at the World Cup
Rosi MacLennan - the Canadian Vice World Champion beat the Chinese and is a hot Olympic favourite too, like the second placed teammate Caren Cockburn
After the two FIG World Cup events of this month, the Taiyuan Cup in China and the Intern. Tournament of Albacete (ESP), at this weekend took place the third and last FIG-World Cup of Trampolining in the Swiss city of Aroso. The 47th Nissen Cup 2012 from 22nd to 23rd June 2012, is he oldest international trampoline competition and was organized to the second time after 2008 at the city of Arosa again. This event was a perfect opportunity for the elite gymnasts to prepare for the Olympic Games in London one and a half month before the Olympic competitions.
Men's individual competition was, as expected, by the third of the Olympic Games in Beijing (2008), by the Chinese Dong Dong.
On women's side, however, prevented a further two Canadian superstars another Chinese success: Vice-world champion Rosannagh MACLENNAN won before teammate Karen COCKBURN and the best Chinese Shanshan ranked on third, "only" ...
About 250 gymnasts (including the junior competitions) measured on 22/23 June in the sports and convention center of Arosa at the last pre-Olympic test last time before the forces of London ...
As the German Gymnastics Federation DTB announced that has Germany's star Anna Dogonadze waive unfortunately due to an injury to a start as well, like their Bad Kreuznach club mate Carina Baumgaertner, the German head coach Michael Kuhn on Wednesday had to make because of back problems from the training camp home.
At the end the German athletes didn't reach any final in Arosa.
* Saturday, June 23: The Final events of the 47th NISSEN CUP 2012