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Rhythmic Gymnastics at the 2012 London Summer Games

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Host City: London, Great Britain
Date Started: August 9, 2012
Date Finished: August 12, 2012
Events: 2

Participants: 95 (0 men and 95 women) from 24 countries
Youngest Participant: GRE Alexia Kyriazi (16 years, 239 days)
Oldest Participant: ITA Julieta Cantaluppi (27 years, 198 days)
Most Medals (Athlete): 21 athletes with 1 medal
Most Medals (Country): RUS Russia (3 medals)


Rhythmic gymnastics took place at the [Wembley Arena] on the last few days of the London Olympics. There were again two events for women, an individual and group competition. Russia dominated, as [Yevgeniya Kanayeva] defended her gold medal in the individual event, with her teammate [Darya Dmitriyeva] taking silver, and the Russian women won the group event. Belarus also won two medals, a bronze in individual and silver in the group event, with Italy winning the only other medal, a bronze in group.