2001 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships

The 35th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships were held in Ghent, Belgium, in 2001 at the Flanders Sports Arena. This was the first Worlds at which the 6-3-3—six athletes per team, three compete, all three scores count—format was used in team finals. 2001 Worlds was also the last World Championships in which three gymnasts per country were permitted to advance to the all-around finals.

2001 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships
VenueFlanders Sports Arena
LocationBelgium Ghent, Belgium
Start dateOctober 24, 2001
End dateNovember 4, 2001
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ResultsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men
Team all-around
details
  Belarus
Ivan Ivankov
Alexei Sinkevich
Dmitry Kasperovich
Vitali Valinchuk
Alexander Kruzhilov
Denis Savenkov
  United States
Sean Townsend
Stephen McCain
Guard Young
Raj Bhavsar
Brett McClure
Paul Hamm
  Ukraine
Alexander Beresh
Sergei Vyaltsev
Roman Zozulya
Andrei Lipsky
Ruslan Mezentsev
Andrei Mikhailichenko
Individual all-around
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  Feng Jing   Ivan Ivankov   Yordan Yovchev
Floor
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  Yordan Yovchev
  Marian Dragulescu
none awarded   Igors Vihrovs
Pommel horse
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  Marius Urzică   Xiao Qin   Alexander Beresh
Rings
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  Yordan Yovchev   Szilveszter Csollány   Andrea Coppolino
Vault
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  Marian Dragulescu   Jevgēņijs Saproņenko   Charles Tamayo
Parallel bars
details
  Sean Townsend   Eric López   Ivan Ivankov
Horizontal bar
details
  Vlasios Maras   Alexander Beresh
  Philippe Rizzo
none awarded
Women
Team all-around
details
  Romania
Andreea Raducan
Sabina Cojocar
Andreea Ulmeanu
Silvia Stroescu
Carmen Ionescu
Loredana Boboc
  Russia
Svetlana Khorkina
Natalia Ziganshina
Ludmila Ezhova
Maria Zasypkina
Elena Zamolodchikova
  United States
Tasha Schwikert
Ashley Miles
Tabitha Yim
Rachel Tidd
Mohini Bhardwaj
Katie Heenan
Individual all-around
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  Svetlana Khorkina   Natalia Ziganshina   Andreea Raducan
Vault
details
  Svetlana Khorkina   Oksana Chusovitina   Andreea Raducan
Uneven bars
details
  Svetlana Khorkina   Renske Endel   Katie Heenan
Balance beam
details
  Andreea Raducan   Ludmila Ezhova   Sun Xiaojiao
Floor
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  Andreea Raducan   Daniele Hypólito   Svetlana Khorkina

Medal tableEdit

OverallEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Romania (ROU)6028
2  Russia (RUS)3317
3  Bulgaria (BUL)2013
4  United States (USA)1124
5  Belarus (BLR)1113
  China (CHN)1113
7  Greece (GRE)1001
8  Ukraine (UKR)0123
9  Cuba (CUB)0112
  Latvia (LAT)0112
11  Australia (AUS)0101
  Brazil (BRA)0101
  Hungary (HUN)0101
  Netherlands (NED)0101
  Uzbekistan (UZB)0101
16  Italy (ITA)0011
Totals (16 nations)15141342

MenEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Romania3003
2  Bulgaria2013
3  Belarus1113
4  China1102
  United States1102
6  Greece1001
7  Ukraine0123
8  Cuba0112
  Latvia0112
10  Australia0101
  Hungary0101
12  Italy0011
Totals (12 nations)98724

WomenEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Russia3317
2  Romania3025
3  Brazil0101
  Netherlands0101
  Uzbekistan0101
6  United States0022
7  China0011
Totals (7 nations)66618

MenEdit

Team FinalEdit

Rank Team             Total
    Belarus 27.562 28.075 28.625 28.061 28.762 28.537 169.622
Ivan Ivankov - 9.275 9.700 - 9.725 9.600
Dmitri Kasperovich 9.450 - 9.375 9.512 9.312 -
Alexei Sinkevich - 9.400 - 9.262 9.725 -
Denis Savenkov 9.162 9.400 - - - 9.500
Alexander Kruzhilov 8.950 - - 9.287 - 9.437
Vitali Kalinchuk - - 9.550 - - -
    United States 26.974 26.924 28.062 28.175 27.849 28.861 166.845
Paul Hamm 8.925 8.412 9.350 9.425 - 9.737
Brett McClure - 9.350 - 9.350 9.425 9.612
Sean Townsend 8.662 - 9.475 - 9.637 9.512
Raj Bhavsar - 9.162 9.237 - 8.787 -
Stephen McCain 9.387 - - 9.400 - -
Guard Young - - - - - -
    Ukraine 26.962 27.712 27.049 27.674 27.412 28.674 165.483
Alexander Beresch 8.662 - 9.475 - 9.637 9.512
Ruslan Mezentsev 8.400 8.925 8.150 9.025 - -
Andrei Lipski 9.312 - - - 9.175 9.512
Andrei Mikhailichenko - 9.275 - 9.462 9.125 -
Roman Zozulya - - 9.337 - 9.112 9.387
Sergei Vyaltsev - - 9.562 - - -
4   France 26.974 28.211 27.112 27.637 27.775 27.574 165.283
Florent Marée 9.275 - 8.325 9.225 9.200 9.187
Cedric Guille 9.212 - - 9.312 - 9.437
Yann Cucherat - - - 9.100 9.350 8.950
Johan Mounard 8.487 9.312 - - 9.225 -
Francois Ruffier - 9.537 9.312 - - -
Sebastien Tayac - 9.362 9.475 - - -
5   China 27.187 27.374 27.000 28.212 28.125 27.362 165.260
Feng Jing 9.050 8.362 8.625 - 9.525 9.537
Deng Weiwei 8.875 - - 9.387 9.050 8.900
Liu Jinyu - - 9.125 9.400 - 8.925
Li Rongjie 9.262 8.200 - 9.425 - -
Zhang Shangwu - - 9.250 - 9.550 -
Xiao Qin - 9.812 - - - -
6   Romania 26.911 28.311 27.624 28.650 25.162 26.262 162.920
Marian Dragulescu 8.787 - 9.137 9.675 8.625 -
Dan Potra 9.212 9.312 9.500 - 7.925 -
Marius Urzica - 9.762 - - 8.612 9.500
Ioan Suciu 8.912 9.237 - 9.575 - -
Rares Orzata - - - 9.400 - 9.437
Razvan Selariu - - 8.987 - - 7.325
7   Russia 26.999 25.312 27.237 28.275 26.812 26.286 160.921
Alexei Bondarenko 8.487 - 8.562 9.450 8.925 8.537
Alexei Nemov 9.475 - - 9.375 9.437 9.062
Gregory Grebenkov 9.037 8.425 9.200 - - 8.687
Evgeny Krylov - - 9.475 9.450 - -
Nikolai Kryukov - 9.550 - - 8.450 -
Yury Tikhonovsky - 7.337 - - - -
8   South Korea 25.600 27.862 18.687 28.149 26.662 26.962 153.922
Yang Tae-Young 8.775 8.775 9.212 9.587 9.125 9.187
Lee Jang-Hyung 8.300 9.437 - 9.412 - 8.850
You Won-Kil 8.525 - 9.475 9.150 8.837 -
Shing Hyung-Ook - 9.650 - - 8.700 8.925
Kim Dong-Hwa - - - - - -

All-aroundEdit

Rank Gymnast             Total
    Feng Jing (CHN) 9.287 9.425 9.125 9.300 9.612 9.462 56.211
    Ivan Ivankov (BLR) 9.000 8.825 9.612 9.400 9.687 9.600 56.124
    Yordan Yovchev (BUL) 9.687 8.837 9.787 9.337 9.150 9.287 56.085
4   Dan Potra (ROU) 9.412 9.550 9.575 9.325 9.112 8.925 55.899
5   Eric López (CUB) 8.562 9.087 9.687 9.462 9.687 9.237 55.722
6   Yernar Yerimbetov (KAZ) 8.937 9.200 9.125 9.587 9.387 9.350 55.586
7   Paul Hamm (USA) 9.425 9.312 9.362 9.337 9.112 8.787 55.335
8   Sean Townsend (USA) 9.687 8.862 9.437 9.387 9.650 8.250 55.273
9   Marian Dragulescu (ROU) 9.637 9.550 9.175 9.762 7.775 9.325 55.224
10   Roman Zozulya (UKR) 9.312 8.725 9.350 8.950 9.187 9.425 54.949
11   Ioan Suciu (ROU) 9.425 9.650 8.787 9.637 8.500 8.625 54.624
12   Pavel Gofman (ISR) 8.975 9.150 9.062 9.150 8.950 9.150 54.437
13   Yang Tae-Young (KOR) 8.487 8.787 9.287 9.562 8.862 9.287 54.272
14   Johan Mounard (FRA) 9.025 9.287 8.637 9.187 9.112 8.975 54.223
15   Andrei Mikhailichenko (UKR) 9.025 9.300 8.575 9.462 9.075 8.525 53.962
16   Stephan Zapf (GER) 9.025 9.025 9.237 9.150 8.637 8.712 53.786
17   Igor Cassina (ITA) 8.537 8.725 8.762 9.237 8.562 9.437 53.260
18   Alexei Bondarenko (RUS) 9.675 8.312 9.150 9.212 8.237 8.637 53.223
19   Sven Kwiatkowski (GER) 8.412 9.312 8.375 9.162 8.825 9.075 53.161
20   Dominik Daeppen (SUI) 8.800 8.387 8.975 9.062 8.937 8.975 53.136
21   Charles Tamayo (CUB) 9.262 7.512 9.562 9.550 9.337 7.675 52.898
22   Grant Golding (CAN) 8.687 8.950 8.987 9.162 9.025 7.925 52.736
23   Liu Jinyu (CHN) 8.812 7.587 8.925 9.437 8.912 9.012 52.685
24   Florent Marée (FRA) 9.200 8.500 8.475 8.925 7.987 9.537 52.624
25   Victor Cano (ESP) 8.800 9.050 9.200 9.250 8.150 8.150 52.600
26   Roman Schweizer (SUI) 8.237 8.262 8.800 9.475 8.800 9.000 52.574
27   Abel Driggs Santos (CUB) 8.487 8.837 8.900 9.425 9.012 7.800 52.461
28   Stephen McCain (USA) 8.975 7.187 9.100 9.400 8.912 8.712 52.286
29   Matteo Morandi (ITA) 8.850 8.525 9.625 8.950 7.625 8.625 52.200
30   Erik Revelinsh (LAT) 8.500 8.387 8.825 8.837 8.237 9.187 51.973
31   Christoph Schaerer (SUI) 8.225 8.800 8.487 9.025 8.250 9.000 51.787

Floor ExerciseEdit

Rank Gymnast Total
    Marian Dragulescu (ROU) 9.550
    Yordan Yovchev (BUL) 9.550
    Igors Vihrovs (LAT) 9.425
4   Stephen McCain (USA) 9.312
5   Jevgēņijs Saproņenko (LAT) 8.962
6   Alexei Bondarenko (RUS) 8.937
7   Yernar Yerimbetov (KAZ) 8.712
8   Alexander Beresh (UKR) 7.862

Pommel HorseEdit

Rank Gymnast Total
    Marius Urzica (ROU) 9.800
    Xiao Qin (CHN) 9.775
    Alexander Beresh (UKR) 9.662
4   Nikolai Kryukov (RUS) 9.650
5   Alberto Busnari (ITA) 9.562
6   Francois Ruffier (FRA) 8.987
7   Feng Jing (CHN) 8.837
8   Ioan Suciu (ROU) 8.775

RingsEdit

Rank Gymnast Total
    Yordan Yovchev (BUL) 9.775
    Szilveszter Csollány (HUN) 9.712
    Andrea Coppolino (ITA) 9.650
4   Demosthenes Tampakos (GRE) 9.600
5   Ivan Ivankov (BLR) 9.575
6   Walid el Deriny (EGY) 9.562
7   You Won-Kil (KOR) 9.500
8   Herodotos Giorgallas (CYP) 9.100

VaultEdit

Rank Gymnast Total
    Marian Dragulescu (ROU) 9.668
    Jevgēņijs Saproņenko (LAT) 9.643
    Charles Tamayo (CUB) 9.624
4   Alexei Bondarenko (RUS) 9.456
5   Yernar Yerimbetov (KAZ) 9.450
6   Leszek Blanik (POL) 9.212
7   Tue Lodahl (DEN) 9.156
8   Igors Vihrovs (LAT) 9.075

Parallel BarsEdit

Rank Gymnast Total
    Sean Townsend (USA) 9.700
    Eric Lopez (CUB) 9.675
    Ivan Ivankov (BLR) 9.637
4   Feng Jing (CHN) 9.537
5   Alexei Sinkevich (BLR) 9.525
6   Zhang Shangwu (CHN) 9.512
7   Vasilios Tsolakidis (GRE) 9.500
8   Marius Urzica (ROU) 9.375

Horizontal BarEdit

Rank Gymnast Total
    Vlasios Maras (GRE) 9.737
    Alexander Beresh (UKR) 9.725
    Philippe Rizzo (AUS) 9.725
4   Igor Cassina (ITA) 9.550
5   Andrei Lipski (UKR) 9.525
6   Christoph Schaerer (SUI) 8.812
7   Jari Monkkonen (FIN) 8.737
8   Ivan Ivankov (BLR) 7.300

WomenEdit

Team FinalEdit

Rank Team         Total
    Romania 28.061 (1) 25.874 (5) 28.462 (1) 27.812 (1) 110.209
Andreea Răducan 9.425 8.525 9.675 9.562
Sabina Cojocar 9.399 8.587 9.175
Andreea Ulmeanu 9.237 9.075
Silvia Stroescu 8.762 9.400
Carmen Ionescu 9.387
Loredana Boboc
    Russia 27.024 (6) 27.325 (1) 27.487 (2) 27.187 (5) 109.023
Svetlana Khorkina 8.656 9.700 8.862 9.250
Natalia Ziganshina 9.056 8.400 9.175 8.950
Ludmila Ezhova 9.225 9.450 8.987
Maria Zasypkina 9.312
Elena Zamolodchikova
    United States 27.729 (2) 26.712 (2) 26.324 (3) 27.749 (2) 108.514
Tasha Schwikert 9.087 9.237 9.350
Ashley Miles 9.174 8.625 8.987
Tabitha Yim 8.937 9.412
Rachel Tidd 9.168 8.150
Mohini Bhardwaj 9.387
Katie Heenan 9.000
4   Spain 27.117 (4) 25.787 (6) 26.049 (4) 27.625 (3) 106.578
Sara Moro 9.043 8.950 9.262 9.200
Elena Gómez 8.237 9.062 9.500
Marta Cusidó 9.043 8.925
Esther Moya 9.031 7.725
Alba Planas 8.600
Ana Parera
5   Netherlands 27.286 (3) 26.249 (4) 25.674 (6) 27.286 (4) 106.495
Verona van de Leur 9.212 9.387 8.450 9.087
Gabriëlla Wammes 9.131 7.762 8.337 9.162
Rikst Valentijn 8.887 9.037
Renske Endel 9.100
Monique Nuijten 8.943
Kimberly Viola
6   Ukraine 26.817 (8) 26.262 (3) 25.975 (5) 25.262 (8) 104.316
Natalia Sirobaba 9.099 8.250 9.100 7.550
Alona Kvasha 8.981 8.625 9.012
Tatiana Yarosh 8.737 9.050 8.700
Irina Yarotska 8.962 8.250
Olga Roschupkina
7   Australia 27.104 (5) 24.200 (8) 24.524 (8) 27.049 (6) 102.877
Allana Slater 9.037 9.000 7.525 9.437
Alexandra Croak 8.874 8.362 9.037
Jacqui Dunn 6.475 8.637
Allison Johnston 9.193
Jessica Zarnay 8.725
Kylie Tanner 8.575
8   Germany 26.825 (7) 25.074 (7) 25.437 (7) 25.512 (7) 102.848
Lisa Brüggemann 9.000 8.712 8.250 8.625
Birgit Schweigert 8.875 8.037 8.587 8.387
Gabi Weller 8.950
Katja Abel 8.600
Gritt Hofmann 8.500
Conny Schütz 8.325

All Around FinalEdit

Rank Gymnast         Total
    Svetlana Khorkina (RUS) 9.368 9.537 9.237 9.475 37.617
    Natalia Ziganshina (RUS) 9.343 9.200 9.375 9.387 37.305
    Andreea Răducan (ROU) 9.350 8.862 9.475 9.262 36.949
4   Daniele Hypólito (BRA) 9.056 8.912 9.375 9.562 36.905
5   Tasha Schwikert (USA) 9.231 8.950 9.350 9.350 36.881
6   Sabina Cojocar (ROU) 9.356 8.625 9.337 9.462 36.780
7   Tabitha Yim (USA) 9.143 8.950 9.125 9.462 36.680
8   Sara Moro (ESP) 8.675 9.225 9.475 9.287 36.662
9   Verona van de Leur (NED) 9.093 9.400 8.550 9.350 36.393
10   Sun Xiaojiao (CHN) 8.868 8.875 9.487 9.062 36.292
11   Silvia Stroescu (ROU) 9.031 8.575 9.387 9.225 36.218
12   Marta Cusidó (ESP) 9.043 8.837 8.925 9.112 35.917
13   Gabriëlla Wammes (NED) 9.124 8.562 9.025 9.137 35.848
14   Holly Murdock (GBR) 8.918 8.750 8.862 9.012 35.524
15   Evgeniya Kuznetsova (BUL) 9.025 8.787 8.937 8.625 35.374
16   Kate Richardson (CAN) 8.968 8.662 8.687 8.975 35.292
17   Elena Gómez (ESP) 8.818 8.425 8.837 9.200 35.280
18   Mohini Bhardwaj (USA) 9.362 8.487 8.275 8.912 35.036
19   Oksana Chusovitina (UZB) 9.362 8.237 8.387 9.037 35.023
20   Alona Kvasha (UKR) 8.812 8.312 8.725 9.112 34.961
21   Olga Roschupkina (UKR) 8.731 8.662 9.075 8.487 34.955
22   Allana Slater (AUS) 8.868 9.050 8.212 8.812 34.942
23   Delphine Regease (FRA) 8.962 8.312 8.800 8.850 34.924
24   Elizabeth Tweddle (GBR) 8.918 8.937 8.362 8.675 34.892
25   Janerky de la Peña (CUB) 8.937 8.800 8.562 8.525 34.824
26   Ludmila Ezhova (RUS) 6.900 9.312 9.587 8.975 34.774
27   Birgit Schweigert (GER) 9.049 8.537 8.587 8.462 34.635
28   Rikst Valentijn (NED) 8.756 8.700 8.475 8.662 34.593
29   Jacqui Dunn (AUS) 8.737 8.837 8.387 8.325 34.286
30   Tatiana Zharganova (BLR) 8.449 8.137 8.787 8.550 33.923
31   Tatiana Yarosh (UKR) 8.562 7.762 8.175 8.950 33.449
32   Ashley Peckett (CAN) 8.718 8.550 7.125 8.850 33.243

Vault FinalEdit

Rank Gymnast Vault 1 Vault 2 Total
    Svetlana Khorkina (RUS) 9.350 9.475 9.412
    Oksana Chusovitina (UZB) 9.287 9.412 9.349
    Andreea Răducan (ROU) 9.125 9.362 9.243
4   Jana Komrsková (CZE) 9.237 9.175 9.206
5   Andreea Ulmeanu (ROU) 9.287 8.950 9.118
6   Verona van de Leur (NED) 9.375 8.850 9.112
7   Mohini Bhardwaj (USA) 9.375 8.700 9.037
8   Ashley Miles (USA) 9.312 8.225 8.768

Uneven Bars FinalEdit

Rank Gymnast S.V. Total
    Svetlana Khorkina (RUS) 9.8 9.437
    Renske Endel (NED) 10.0 9.425
    Katie Heenan (USA) 9.8 9.212
4   Sara Moro (ESP) 9.8 8.850
5   Tatiana Zharganova (BLR) 9.8 8.825
6   Ludmila Ezhova (RUS) 9.9 8.625
6   Jacqui Dunn (AUS) 9.8 8.625
8   Verona van de Leur (NED) 9.4 8.412

Balance Beam FinalEdit

Rank Gymnast S.V. Total
    Andreea Răducan (ROU) 10.0 9.662
    Ludmila Ezhova (RUS) 10.0 9.650
    Sun Xiaojiao (CHN) 10.0 9.575
4   Sabina Cojocar (ROU) 9.9 9.475
5   Tasha Schwikert (USA) 9.9 9.350
6   Elena Gómez (ESP) 9.6 9.025
7   Esther Moya (ESP) 9.6 8.975
8   Rachel Tidd (USA) 9.5 8.375

Floor Exercise FinalEdit

Rank Gymnast S.V pen. Total
    Andreea Răducan (ROU) 9.9 9.550
    Daniele Hypólito (BRA) 9.9 9.487
    Svetlana Khorkina (RUS) 9.8 9.375
4   Allana Slater (AUS) 9.9 9.337
5   Daiane Dos Santos (BRA) 9.8 9.325
6   Tabitha Yim (USA) 9.7 9.187
7   Silvia Stroescu (ROU) 9.6 9.012
8   Tasha Schwikert (USA) 9.6 0.1 8.900

ReferencesEdit