Stella Zakharova

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Stella Zakharova was a member of the 1980 Soviet Olympic team and was a strong vaulter in her era. In recent years she has played a strong administrative role in Ukrainian gymnastics. The Stella Zakharova Cup is held in her honor.

World Championships & Olympic Competition:


All-Union School Spartakiade: 1st-AA
Jr. USSR Championships: 2nd-AA 1st-VT, 3rd
Jr. USSR Cup: 1st-AA 1st-VT, 1st 1st

Moscow News: 8th-AA, 1st-VT

USSR Cup: 2nd-AA, 1st-VT

American Cup: 1st-AA
International Mixed Pairs: 2nd-Team
Moscow News: 1st-AA, 1st-VT, 3rd-BB, 1st-FX
World Championships: 2nd-Team, 2nd-VT
World Cup: 1st-AA, 2nd-VT, 3rd-UB, 2nd-FX
USSR Championships: 4th-Team 10th-AA, 1st-VT, 5th-UB, 4th-FX

World Cup: 1st-AA, 1st-VT, 2nd-FX
USSR Cup: 4th-AA
USSR Championships: 4th-Team, 2nd-AA, 2nd-VT, 2nd-UB, 1st-FX
Moscow News: 1st-AA, 1st-VT, 1st-UB
Olympic Games: 1st-Team

USSR Cup: 3rd-AA
USSR Championships: 3rd-AA, 2nd-VT
University Games: 2nd-Team, 1st-VT, 4th-UB, 3rd-BB, 3rd-FX
World Championships: 1st-Team, 2nd-VT


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Results are taken from Score for Score, The Gymternet, GymnasticGreats, My Meet Scores, Gymn-Forum, the official websites of various national gymnastics federations, newspaper clippings, classic gymnastics magazines, and in some cases, were provided by the gymnasts themselves. An explanation for the meaning of these undefined symbols can be found here.

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