Ten Romanians you really must meet……..

Is an article I wrote for TCG:
It starts like this: "To continue the first part of the series, which was dedicated to the Soviets, I have selected ten of my favorite Romanian gymnasts that never had the individual success to measure up their talent. They were unlucky. Some, because they were competing in an era when the depth of the program was so astonishing that there was no room for them, others because they got injured at the peak of their careers and didn’t manage to fully recover.  Others because they simply lacked the drive to continue after a certain point such as a big event like winning a world or olympic gold medal or a having suffered a big disappointment."

One of the 10 gymnasts I chose is Mariana Tudor:

Read the entire article HERE.

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