Gaelle Mys

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Gaelle Mys
Full name Gaelle Mys
Nickname(s) Mighty Mys
Country represented  Belgium
Born (1991-11-16) 16 November 1991 (age 25)
Drongen, Belgium
Hometown Ghent, Belgium
Height 166 cm (5 ft 5 in)
Discipline Women's artistic gymnastics
Level Senior International
Club OTV Nazareth
Head coach(es) Yves Kieffer
Assistant coach(es) Marjorie Heuls
Choreographer Irina Shadrina
Music Future Sight (2008), Pa'Bailar (2009-2012)

Gaelle Mys (born 16 November 1991) is a Belgian artistic gymnast. The 2007 and 2008 senior all-around Belgian National Champion[1][2] and the 2006 junior European bronze medalist on the floor exercise, Mys qualified as an individual to represent Belgium at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.[3]

At the Olympics, Mys qualified for the all-around final with a total score of 57.150, a personal best. In the all-around competition, she placed 24th with a 53.90 score.[4]

In July 2012, Mys was selected to replace an injured Julie Crocket as Belgium's representative at the 2012 Olympic Games in women's artistic gymnastics. This was her second Olympic Games.[5] At the 2013 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships, Mys finished 18th in the all-around.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mys, Couckhuyt Win Belgian Titles" John Crumlish, International Gymnast, 20 May 2007
  2. ^ Official biography and results at GymnastiekFederatie Vlaanderen
  3. ^ "Belgian Coach Has Mixed Feelings on Olympic Berth" John Crumlish, International Gymnast, 17 November 2007
  4. ^ "Results - All Around Women's Individual Final". The Beijing Organizing Committee for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad. 2008-08-15. Archived from the original on 2008-08-18. Retrieved 2008-08-15. 
  5. ^ http://www.gymfed.be/nieuws.lasso?id=10752&pg=agd
  6. ^ "Women's All-Around Final Results" Archived 4 October 2013 at the Wayback Machine.. fedintgym.com. 4 October 2013. Retrieved 4 October 2013.

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