At European Championships in Minsk on Saturday, Latvian gymnast Elina Vihrova, daughter and student of the Olympic champion Igor Vihrova, won the 16th place in multiple race competitions, hard-won organizers.
The winner of the competition was 54,498 points with Russian athlete Angelina Melnikov, while 17-year-old Vihrow won 49,298 points, with 18 competitors in the 16th place.
In the free movement of Vihro with 12.66 points was eighth, with a jump of 13.433 points, was 11th, with 12.133 points 14th, but in the exercises on the beam in the previous he achieved only 11.066 points.
So far, Latvia has won six medals in European matches – only gold is Anastasija Grigorjev wrestler, silver prize competition, Sambo wrestler Viktor Reško and Latvian basketball players 3×3. But bronze awards are shot by Laura Rachmanis and head of Madaras Palameikas.