Jonna Adlerteg

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Jonna Adlerteg
— Gymnast —
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Personal information
Full name Jonna Eva-Maj Adlerteg
Country represented  Sweden
Born (1995-06-06) June 6, 1995 (age 19)
Västerås, Sweden
Residence Eskilstuna, Sweden
Height 1.53 m (5 ft 0 in)
Discipline Women's artistic gymnastics
Level Senior International Elite
Years on national team 2008-present
Club Eskilstuna Gymnastics Club
Head coach(es) Sebastian Melander and Helena Andersson

Jonna Eva-Maj Adlerteg (born 6 June 1995[1] in Västerås, Sweden) is a Swedish gymnast. She won the bronze medal on bars at the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics in Singapore.[2] Adlerteg qualified for the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, becoming the second Swedish gymnast during the 21st century to qualify for the Olympics after Veronica Wagner.[2] Adlerteg took Sweden's first medal in gymnastics in over 50 years when she won the silver medal on the uneven bars at the 2013 Europe Championships

Career[edit]

Adlerteg at the 2011 World Championships

2010[edit]

Adlerteg represented Sweden at the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics. Adlerteg finished 10th in the all-around final.[3] She finished 8th on beam and 7th on floor. Adlerteg's best result was on the uneven bars, where she won bronze behind Viktoria Komova and Tan Sixin. Her bronze was one of five medals that Sweden won at the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics.[4]

2011[edit]

Adlerteg competed at the 2011 European Championships. As the youngest competitor, she finished 23rd in the all-around.[5] At the Ghent World Cup, she finished 4th on bars and 6th on floor.[6] Adlerteg finished 64th in the all-around qualification for the 2011 World Championships with a score of 51.966. [7]

2012[edit]

Adlerteg placed 42nd at the Test Event, qualifying her a sot for the 2012 Summer Olympics.[8] She was the second Swedish gymnast during the 21st century to qualify for the Olympics after Veronica Wagner. Adlerteg finished 16th with the Swedish team at the 2012 European Championships.[9] At the World Cup in Ghent, Adlerteg finished 4th on bars.[10]

Adlerteg represented Sweden at the 2012 Summer Olympics. She finished 39th in the all-around qualification with a score of 52.199.[11]

2013[edit]

Adlerteg won a silver medal on the uneven bars at the 2013 European Championships behind Aliya Mustafina. It was Sweden's first medal in gymnastics in over 50 years.

Adlerteg with her silver medal from the 2013 European Championships

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.birthday.se/sok/?f=jonna&l=adlerteg
  2. ^ a b "Jonna Adlerteg - Sveriges Olympiska Kommitté". Sok.se. Retrieved 2012-10-13. 
  3. ^ "Results Artistic Gymnastics Women's Individual All-Around Final". Singapore 2010. Retrieved 13 October 2014. 
  4. ^ Hopkins, Lauren (17 October 2014). "Four Year Rewind: 2010 Youth Olympic Games". The Gymternet. Retrieved 13 October 2014. 
  5. ^ Turner, Amanda (8 April 2011). "Dementyeva Wins Europeans After Mustafina Injured". International Gymnast Magazine Online. International Gymnast Magazine. Retrieved 13 October 2014. 
  6. ^ "Events :: Show". Fig.lx2.sportcentric.com. Retrieved 13 October 2014. 
  7. ^ "All-Around Results Women's Qualification" (PDF). 7 October 2011. Retrieved 13 October 2014. 
  8. ^ "Olympic Prep Part 7: Mixed Group 6". Arabian Punch Front. 18 July 2012. Retrieved 13 October 2014. 
  9. ^ Turner, Amanda (10 May 2012). "Romania Rallies in European Qualification". International Gymnast Magazine Online. International Gymnast Magazine. Retrieved 13 October 2014. 
  10. ^ Turner, Amanda (10 June 2012). "Qualification Leaders Repeat in Ghent". International Gymnast Magazine Online. International Gymnast Magazine. Retrieved 13 October 2014. 
  11. ^ "Jonna Adlerteg". Sports-reference. Retrieved 13 October 2014.