Preview: Dutch Take Floor in Final Session
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The women's qualification concludes in in a big way as the host nation takes the floor in Subdivision 12.

The team features two-time Olympian Suzanne Harmes, another gymnast who has shown that high-level competition is possible after becoming a mother.

The session also features Uzbekistan, whose program has stayed alive thanks to the continual efforts of several people, especially coach Svetlana Kuznetsova. Former Uzbek team member Oksana Chusovitina — who coaches Uzbek gymnasts in addition to her own training — will no doubt stay around to watch this sesson after competing in the previous subdivision for Germany.


Jumping for joy: Dutch gymnast Joy Goekoop on beam during podium training

Uzbekistan: Vault

Uzbekistan starts on vault, which has produced its best results historically from 2003 world champion Chusovitina. The Central Asian country doesn't have gymnasts of Chusovitina's quality currently, but 2008 Olympian Luisa Galiulina has produced excellent results. She's capable of a score in the high 14s on balance beam, which would put her into the final in Rotterdam.

The Netherlands: Uneven Bars

The home team begins on uneven bars, which along with beam is one of its strongest events. The Netherlands finished seventh at the 2010 European Championships, but have lost two gymnasts to injury: Mayra Kroonen and Wyomi Masela.

Sanne Wevers, the only gymnast who does a double turn with her leg up on beam, would no doubt love a spot in the finals.

The Dutch were 17th at the 2007 Worlds, and are trying to get back into the form that put them in the team final in 2001.

Taipei: Balance Beam

Taiwan, officially known as Chinese Taipei, sent two female gymnasts to Rotterdam. The tiny island nation has had some success with its male gymnasts, and have fielded a full men's team this year. Its female entrants are two first-year seniors, and will be looking for a strong showing ahead of the Asian Games.

Next Up: : Competition continues Monday morning with the men's qualification. Teams from Egypt, France, Korea and New Zealand take the floor.

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