The Gymnasts Take Glasgow

A photo tour of the gymnasts during their travels and training sessions as they prepare for European Championships, beginning tomorrow.

The Italians getting a bit shy! Francesca Noemi Linari, Giorgia Villa, Sofia Busato, Asia D’Amato, and Alice D’Amato

Team Hungary! Seniors Noemi Makra, Sara Peter, Nora Feher, Boglarka Devai, and Dorina Böczögö in the back with Bianka Schermann, Zoja Szekely, Hanna Szujo, Csenge Bacskay, and Regina Medved in the front

Austria exploring Glasgow! Elisa Hämmerle, Alissa Mörz, Bianca Frysak, Marlies Männersdorfer, and Jasmin Mader

Team Austria

Das österreichische Kunstturnerinnen-Junioren-EM-Team 2018

Austrian juniors Ceren Kaya, Christina Wegscheider, Nicol Wimmer, Lorena Böhmberger, and Mirjam Trbara after podium training

Lucija Hribar, Teja Belak, Tjasa Kysselef, and Adela Sajn of Slovenia

Norway’s seniors (in white) and juniors (in red). From left, Julie Søderstrøm (who is a bit ill and had to miss podium training), Selma Halvorsen, Sara Davidsen, Sarah Halvorsen, Julie Erichsen, Åsne Øyulvstad, Edel Fosse, Mari Kanter, Thea Nygaard, and Aino Namtvedt

Sara Davidsen, Julie Erichsen, Thea Nygaard, and Edel Fosse after podium training

The Russians are here and ready to party! Lilia Akhaimova, Irina Alexeeva, Angelina Simakova, Uliana Perebinosova, and Angelina Melnikova

Juniors Olga Astafyeva, Vladislava Urazova, Iana Vorona, Irina Komnova, and Ksenia Klimenko

The British gals are über proud to be repping their country at home

Carolann Heduit, Coline Devillard, Mélanie De Jesus Dos Santos, Marine Boyer, Aline Friess, Alizee Letrange-Mouakit, Mathilde Wahl, Claire Pontlevoy, Juliette Bossu, and Lorette Charpy of Team France

The French seniors enjoying the great outdoors (Mélanie De Jesus Dos Santos, Coline Devillard, Lorette Charpy, Marine Boyer, and Juliette Bossu)

What beauties! Marine Boyer, Lorette Charpy, Coline Devillard, Mélanie De Jesus Dos Santos, and Juliette Bossu

This seems like a pretty popular walk…Anastasia Theocharous of Cyprus!

Anastasia Theocharous joined by Cypriot teammate Gloria Philassides

Team Portugal warming up on the beam, featuring Filipa Martins on the far left

Here they are off the beam! Seniors Mariana Marianito, Filipa Martins, Beatriz Dias, Leonor Silva, and Mariana Pitrez, with junior Beatriz Cardoso

Helmi Murto, Sani Mäkelä, and Enni Kettunen getting ready to make Finland proud

An Icelandic selfie featuring Agnes Suto-Tuuha, Sigridur Bergthorsdottir, Lilja Olafsdottir, Margret Kristinsdottir, and Thelma Adalsteinsdottir

A successful podium training in the books. Margret Kristinsdottir, Agnes Suto manning the camera once again, Sigridur Bergthorsdottir, Lilja Olafsdottir, and Thelma Adalsteinsdottir

Belarusian juniors are here for the bagpipe! Anastasiya Savitskaya, Ganna Metelitsa, Anastasiya Alistratava, Aliaksandra Varabyova, and Kseniya Pilets

A happy plane ride for the Belarusian squad

Swedish seniors Jessica Castles and Jonna Adlerteg with junior Tonya Paulsson after their first training

Poland in the house! Katarzyna Jurkowska-Kowalska, Gabriela Janik, Wika Lopuszanska, and Marta Pihan-Kulesza

They had a great training session (selfie by Katarzyna Jurkowska-Kowalska, also featuring Gabriela Janik, Wika Lopuszanska, and Marta Pihan-Kulesza)

The Greek goddesses with Vasiliki Millousi front and center! Evangelia Plyta, Argyro Afrati, Evangelia Monokrousou, Elvira Katsali, and Ioanna Xoulogi also in the mix

Vasiliki Millousi, Evangelia Plyta, Ioanna Xoulogi, Evangelia Monokrousou, and Argyro Afrati posing after podium

The Force is Grace! Dutch beauties Céline van Gerner, Vera van Pol, and Naomi Visser at the chalkbowl

Tisha Volleman, Naomi Visser, Vera van Pol, Sanne Wevers, and Céline van Gerner make a fabulous team

Turkish gymnasts Ilayda Sahin, Göksu Üctas Sanli, Tutya Yilmaz, Demet Mutlu, and Seher Atalay with UEG’s Luigi

Germans Kim Bui, Emma Höfele, Pauline Schäfer, Leah Griesser, and Sarah Voss are so here for some medals

Helena Bonilla, Andrea Carmona, Paula Raya, Cintia Rodriguez, and Ana Perez were ready to rock it on the podium for Spain

Cintia Rodriguez, Helena Bonilla, Ana Perez, Paula Raya, and Andrea Carmona after a successful session

Anahit Assadourian is excited to carry on Armenia’s legacy

Azerbaijan’s Marina Nekrasova, Yuliya Inshina, and Mariia Smirnova with Luigi

Diana Varinska, Alona Titarenko, Yana Fedorova, Angelina Radivilova, and Valeria Osipova hoping to do big things for Ukraine (which has one of the healthiest, injury-free teams here!)

Marija Ribalcenko, Elina Vihrova (we are SO EXCITED about her senior debut!), Anastasija Dubova, and Linda Tugarinova of Latvia

Bulgaria’s Pamela Georgieva, who made her senior debut at worlds last year

The Czech Republic featuring Dominika Ponizilova, Aneta Holasova, Lucie Jirikova, Kristyna Brabcova, and Sabina Halova

We can always count on Belgium for the pretty and the silly, featuring Maellyse Brassart, Senna Deriks, Nina Derwael, and Axelle Klinckaert

All of Team Belgium, including Stacy Bertrandt, Lisa Vaelen, Jade Vansteenkiste, Nina Derwael, Fien Enghels, Margaux Daveloose, Senna Deriks, Maellyse Brassart, and Axelle Klinckart

Senior Meaghan Smith (far right) leads the Irish team, also including juniors Blathnaid Higgins, Jane Heffernan, Kate Molloy, and Emma Slevin

Switzerland had some plane troubles and had to miss some of training — don’t they look thrilled?! Featuring Thea Brogli, Ilaria Käslin, Leonie Meier, Stefanie Siegenthaler, and Anina Wildi

They improvised training in the airport. Not quite the same as podium training, but hey! Ilaria Käslin’s into it.

More airport training from Switzerland

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