Star gymnast Margarita Mamun has retired from the sport

Звездная гимнастка Маргарита Мамун ушла из большого спорта
Irina Viner-Usmanov praised the act sportswomen.

Margarita Mamun


A few hours ago it became known that Margarita Mamun finished his career. This was stated by the coach of the Russian national team in rhythmic gymnastics Irina Viner-Usmanova. In conversation with reporters, she announced the departure of Margaret from the sport. “It is finished, it will never perform. Unfortunately, it fulfilled its mission”, — quotes Viner-Usmanov TASS.

It is noteworthy that after 2016, Mamun earned his first Olympic gold medal, she announced a career break. Free time she used to be with swimmer Alexander Sukhorukov. The couple met four years ago at the Universiade in Kazan. Young people immediately fell in love with each other, but the family did not think — not before it. Margarita was the main goal — to win Olympic games in Rio de Jainero. And it happened! The girl won the gold in rhythmic gymnastics in the individual all-around, typing on the amount of exercises a record number of points. The swimmer was very worried for his beloved, because he knows firsthand how difficult and exciting to play the Games. He won Olympic silver in Beijing in 2008.

With the filming of our Love story?

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After Rio Alexander said that now nothing will interfere with their personal happiness. And in December last year at the Olympic ball Sukhorukov in the eyes of the amazed public suddenly got down on one knee, pulled out of his jacket a velvet box with a ring and asked Rita to be his wife. The girl did not expect such a turn of events, however, did not show it. Happily, but cautiously smiling, Mamun said the coveted “Yes”.

Fans had high hopes that Mamun will return to compete in 2018 and will play for the Russian team at the world Championships in rhythmic gymnastics. During his career of 22-year-old Mamun earned seven gold medals at the world Cup and four wins at the European Championships.