Group USA’s Leanne Wong completed third on floor at the 2021 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships to get a bronze decoration. It’s her second honor of the opposition in the wake of procuring silver in the current week’s overall last. The Florida Gators rookie got a story score of 13.833 at the Oct. 24 last contrasted with Japan’s gold medalist Mai Murakami’s 14.066 and a 14 from 2021 world all-around champion Angelina Melnikova. (Note: Murakami was initially in runner up, however she won back a 10th subsequent to presenting a request about her trouble score, and her all out at last outperformed Melnikova’s.)
This was Wong’s first World Championships, and she imparted to GymCastic following the opposition that if she would let herself know a month prior how Worlds would go, she would have said that “contending is truly fun, however there’s bunches of amazements all over, so you just gotta handle anything.” Those shocks came as succumbs to numerous gymnasts two pivots before the floor last on shaft. Wong put fourth there.
Ahead, look at photographs and a video of Wong’s bronze-decoration winning execution. It executes creativity, force, and balance. She told International Gymnast Online before in the year that she’s an enthusiast of this “ballet dancer type” routine arranged by one of her mentors, Armine Barutyan. Wong opens with an enormous twofold bending twofold reverse flip and finishes with a high-flying twofold pike. However her arrivals are not 100% clean and she scored higher in the overall contest (14.033) just as the passing cycle (14), this exhibition on Oct. 24 is as yet staggering.