The future of Russian gymnastics

…is right here.

Yevgenia Ugretsova, 2008:

The switch leap she does in the middle of the routine rivals that of many elites. And her presentation is impeccable for someone so young.

Here’s someone else whose presentation was impeccable when they were young:

Lilia Podkopayeva as a youngster in Ukraine:

(via International Gymnast Online)

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4 Responses to “The future of Russian gymnastics”

  1. Jodi Losek Says:

    How old is Yevgenia?

  2. Brooke Says:

    That little is about the cutest things I have ever seen.

  3. Ashley Priess at five, and others « The Gymblog Says:

    […] onwards — if, of course, videos are posted. So we’ve been introduced to the likes of Yevgenia Ugretsova and Nica […]

  4. Helen Says:

    Yevgneiya is now 10. This clip was taken when she was 6 in 2004, not 2008.

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