The reigning World Champion on Bars, Ksenia Semenova, became the European Champion on Bars.
Elvire Teza wins the American Cup, the age minimum is raised to 16 years old and Kui Yuanyuan places 3rd on beam at Worlds despite having the best routine.
Essentially that she feels Hungary will help develop her potential more efficiently than the Romanian system can.
Shawn Johnson rises, Liukin recovers from injury, Rio de Janeiro hosts the Pan-American Games
The reigning World All-Around Champion, Vanessa Ferrari, became the European Champion