Marta and Filipe are two athletes passionate acrobatic from Ginásio Clube Português. They were qualified for the European Championship in Germany, a dream realized after an intense training season and full of surprises. This championship is a goal to achieve that requires many sacrifices and commitment from the athletes, the coaches and the families of both.
Marta Nunes and Felipe Santana are federated athletes of high competition of the Ginásio Clube Português and form Mixed Pair Junior Acrobatic. They were this year qualified for the European Championship Gymnastics Acrobatic, to be held in the German city of Riesa, next September.
Marta Nunes is in its second year of competition in the Ginásio Clube Português and despite having had a serious injury, determined not to stop and with its base won a place in the championship. Filipe Santana, already with six years of competition, want a place on the podium along with its flying Marta and take the Ginásio Clube Português and Portugal to winning a medal.
Recently, in the Cup of Portugal, competed with ranking groups Youth and Junior (12-18) which they obtained the 3rd place.
At this stage the training will not stop during all summer, and we are committed to help these athletes to reach their destination, Riesa in Germany. They have a lot to learn and these participations in international championships are key steps to grow within the competition and achieve more victories.
These two athletes are passionate by these sport. During this year, they have won several medals thanks to the energy and professionalism of their excellent coaches Ana Catarina Cardoso, Vanda Videira and Joana Vicente from the Ginásio Clube Português.