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Giulia Steingruber

Giulia Steingruber
— Gymnast —
Giulia Steingruber (left) next to Vanessa Ferrari
Personal information
Country represented   Switzerland
Born (1994-03-24) March 24, 1994
Gossau, St. Gallen, Switzerland [1]
Height 1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)[2]
Discipline Women's artistic gymnastics
Club TZ Fürstenland / TV Gossau, Magglingen[2]
Head coach(es) Zoltan Jordanov[2]
Assistant coach(es) Fabien Martin, Sznezsana Jordanov[2]
World ranking 6 (All Around, 2013) 2 (Vault, 2013), 3 (Bars, 2013)

Giulia Steingruber (born 24 March 1994) is a Swiss artistic gymnast. She competed for Switzerland at the 2012 Summer Olympics and was the European vault champion in 2013 and 2014.

Senior career

2012

She won the bronze medal on vault in the 2012 European Women's Artistic Gymnastics Championships.[3]

Competing at the 2012 Summer Olympics as the only women's gymnast from Switzerland, she finished 14th in the women's individual all-around with a score of 56.148.[4] She was a reserve for the vault final.[5]

In December 2012 she competed at the World Cup event in Stuttgart, Germany and won bronze with a total score of 55.565, which included an impressive vault score of 15.400.[6]

2013

Steingruber competed at the City of Jesolo Trophy in March and placed 8th in the individual all-around, with a total score of 55.550.[7] Later that month she competed at the La Roche-sur-Yon World Cup event in France and placed first on the vault and uneven bars with scores of 13.433 and 13.600 respectively. She went on to win bronze in the vault final at the Doha World Cup, scoring a 15.225 on her first vault and a 14.100 on her second, for an average of 14.662.[8]

At the 2013 European Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Moscow she qualified first into the vault final and went on to take gold with an average of 14.750. She also qualified for the individual all-around and floor finals. In the all-around final she tied for fourth with Romanian gymnast Diana Bulimar with a score of 57.065,[9] while on floor she finished 6th with a score of 14.100.[10]

At the 2013 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships, Steingruber finished seventh in the all-around, fourth on vault, and fifth on floor exercise.[11][12][13]

2014

At the 2014 European Championships, Steingruber won a gold medal on vault with a score of 14.666.[14]

At the 2014 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships, Steingruber qualified to the all-around final, and placed 15th with a score of 55.132. She also tied for 5th place in the vault final with Great Britain's Claudia Fragapane, with a score of 14.716.

References

  1. ^ "Giulia Steingruber About". Retrieved 27 October 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Giulia Steingruber". Fédération Internationale de Gymnastique. Retrieved 30 July 2012. 
  3. ^ "RESULTS: SENIORS APPARATUS FINALS". 2012 European Women's Artistic Gymnastics Championships. Retrieved 29 July 2012. 
  4. ^ "LONDON 2012 ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS,ALL AROUND WOMEN". Olympic.org. International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 27 October 2014. 
  5. ^ "LONDON 2012 ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS,VAULT WOMEN". Olympic.org. International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 18 July 2014. 
  6. ^ "ALL AROUND WORLD CUP WOMEN" (PDF). Gymnastics Results. 1 December 2012. Retrieved 18 July 2014. 
  7. ^ "2013 City of Jesolo Trophy". Gymnastics Results. Retrieved 18 July 2014. 
  8. ^ Turner, Amanda (28 March 2013). "Five Take Titles at Doha World Challenge Cup". International Gymnast Magazine Online. International Gymnast Magazine. Retrieved 18 July 2014. 
  9. ^ http://www.ueg.org/media/results/401/Results_WomSenC2.pdf
  10. ^ http://www.ueg.org/media/results/419/Summary_Results_WomSenC3.pdf
  11. ^ "All-Around Results". fedintgym.com. October 4, 2013. Retrieved October 6, 2013.
  12. ^ "Vault Results". fedintgym.com. October 5, 2013. Retrieved October 6, 2013.
  13. ^ "Floor Exercise Results". fedintgym.com. October 6, 2013. Retrieved October 6, 2013.
  14. ^ "30th European Women's Artistic Gymnastics Team Championships Seniors Apparatus Final" (PDF). Gymnastics Results. UEG. 18 May 2014. Retrieved 18 July 2014. 

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Nicola Spirig
Swiss Sportswoman of the Year
2013
Succeeded by
Incumbent
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