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International Gymnast Magazine: June 2012
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Romanian Renewal
Catalina Ponor and Larisa Iordache led Romania to an easy win over defending champion Russia at the 2012 Women's European Championships in Brussels.

British Blitz
Great Britain won its first senior men's team title and, once again, dominated the junior division at the 2012 Men's European Championships in Montpellier, France.

Gateway to San Jose
A tight battle at the Visa Championships in St. Louis further intensified the ensuing U.S. Olympic trials, June 28-July 1 in California.

Vintage Greats
The 16th annual induction ceremony welcomed yet another impressive class to the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame. Read the unique stories of gymnastics legends Vera Caslavska, Zoltan Magyar, Natalia Shaposhnikova and Kim Zmeskal.

True to Form
Meet Lim Heem Wei - Singapore's first gymnastics Olympian, who is hitting her international stride at age 23. Lim describes her new fame and the priceless lessons she has learned en route to London.

The Pride of Portugal
She squeezed into one of the final berths for this summer's Olympics, but Zoi Lima is confident she can rise to the occasion and proudly represent Portugal in women's Olympic gymnastics competition for the first time since 1996. In this profile, Lima reveals her motivation, goals and unique challenges.

Catching Up With... Lori Strong-Ballard
One of the stars of the Canadian team in their glory years of the late 1980s to the early '90s, Lori Strong has been enjoying a busy life as commentator, coach, choreographer, businesswoman and mother. In this candid interview, Strong-Ballard recalls the most dramatic moments of her Olympic performances, and the key to balancing her personal and professional lives.

Valentin Mogilny: The Artist
Thoughtful perspectives from former Soviet star Valentin Mogilny, the winner of 11 world and European championship gold medals who still personifies diligence and elegance.

Plus:
Ziert Alert!; 10 Questions With ... Krasimir Dunev; review of Shawn Johnson's memoir, "Winning Balance"; and much more!

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