Romanian Gymnastics Federation
Strada Vasile Conta 16, 70139 Bucuresti Romania
And this is the address to the Deva club:
Cetate Liceul de Educatie Fizica si Sport Deva
Strada Alexandru Sahia
¤ Simona's home town is Constanta, a port city in the Black
¤ She was born on October 7, 1979.
¤ Started at the Deva Club in 1992.
¤ Her coach is Octavian Belu.
¤ She has a brother named Andrei.
¤ Her parents took her to a gymnastics club when she was 6, and she became interested immediatly.
¤ One of her coaches was Nicole Forminte. Her father, Vasile,
works with manufacturing, and her mom, Sofia, is a housewife.
¤ She was the star of 1995's Serie A championships, her team,
Gal Lissonese won!
¤ She has the pretiest face in this world, best nose, best eyes,
best smile! So, where else would you find this type of info?
¤ She admired Nadia Comaneci when young.
¤ The male gymnast she admires the most is Vitaly Sherbo.
¤ The favorite country she's visited is Italy!
¤ She also likes figure skating, her favorite skater is France's
¤ As for music, she likes Tina Turner, Mariah Carey, and Michael
¤ Her Floor music in Atlanta was by B. Bumble and the Stingers,
the song is called the Nutrocker.
¤ She likes ACTION MOVIES best! Mainly those starting with Jean
Claude Van Damme!
¤ When she retires (sniff), she would like to become a coach.
¤ Her favorite apparatus is the Vault!
¤ She says she can cook sometimes, things like eggs and soup,
but her favorite foods are chips and crisps.
¤ An experienced gymnast has always intelligent opinions such
as " I don't agree with the system when you have to compete without
a warm-up area in the arena. I think it's dangerous." she says.
¤ Among in the latest news in Deva, Simona is probably going
to become the team leader once Gina Gogean retires after Lausanne.
Finnaly, here are her results:
China Cup: 3rd AA, Romanian Nationals: 5thAA, 2nd V, 3rd FX
American cup: 9th AA (prelims)
European Championships: 1st Team
GBRvsROM Dual Meet: 1st Team, 3rdAA
International Mixed Pairs: 6th Team
Trophee Massilia: 2nd Team, 5th AA
USAvsROM Dual Meet: 1st Team, 7th AA
World Championships in Dortmund, Germany: 1st Team
European Cup: 1st FX, 2nd AA, 3rd B, 5th FX
FRA-ROM Dual Meet: 1st Team, 2nd AA
French International: 3rd AA, 3rd B, 5th FX
GBR-ROM Dual Meet: 1st Team, 3rd AA
Kosice International: 2nd AA, 2nd B, 2nd FX
ROM-GER Dual Meet: 1st Team, 3rd AA
Romanian Nationals: 2nd AA
World Championships (in Sabae): 1st Team, 1st V, 4th AA, 6th FX
European Championships: 1st Team, 1st V, 1st UB, 4th AA, 7th FX
French Internationals: 3rd V, 5th UB
Hungarian Internationals: 1st AA
ITA-BLR-ROM-RUS Meet: 2nd AA
International Championships of Romania: 1st AA
World Championships (in San Juan): 2nd V
Centenial Olympic Games of Atlanta: 3rd Team, 1st V, 5th UB, 2nd FX, 3rd AA
Wild Rose Invitational: 3rd AA, 2nd B, 2nd V
Grand Prix di Roma: 3dAA, 1st V, 2nd BB. 3rd FX
ROMANIA-SPAIN Dual Meet: 2ndAA
National Championships of Romania: 1st AA, 1st V, 3st UB, 2nd BB
ROMANIA-GERMANY Dual Meet: 1st Team
ITA-UKR-ROM Meet: 1st Team, 1st AA
World Championships (Lausanne): 1st Team, 2nd AA, 1st V