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List of 2016 Men's Olympic Qualifiers
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The International Gymnastics Federation released the updated list of men's Olympic qualifiers following the second qualifier Saturday in Rio de Janeiro.

Artistic gymnastics has allotments for 98 men and 98 women at this summer's Olympic Games in Rio. Twelve full teams may send five gymnasts each, allowing for 38 additional individual gymnasts.

The list reflects the results from the first qualifier at the 2015 World Championships in Glasgow, where the first eight teams earned automatic qualification to the Olympic Games. Germany, Ukraine, Netherlands and France earned the final four spots for teams on Saturday. The four other teams competing on Saturday — Romania, Belgium, Spain and Canada — each earn one spot to be decided by their respective National Olympic Committees.

In Glasgow, individual event medalists whose teams did not eventually qualify were also guaranteed qualification spots to the Olympics.

After team allotments and apparatus qualifiers from the world championships, that left 24 available spaces for individuals from Saturday's competition, with a limit of one per country. Three countries — Colombia, Mexico and Hungary — had two gymnasts placing within the top ranks, and may choose to send either gymnast this summer. Algeria's Mohamed Bourguieg, who placed outside the top ranks on Saturday, was given the final spot in order to fulfill the requirement of full continental representation, as no other gymnast from Africa had qualified via other methods.

Gymnasts must also earn a stamp of approval from their own National Olympic Committees. In the past, several gymnasts have had to overcome additional qualification hurdles, such as Kyle Shewfelt in 2000, who needed to win a World Cup medal before the Canadian Olympic Committee would agree to send him to Sydney. In 2008, Veronica Wagner qualified for her second Olympic Games, but the Swedish Olympic Committee declined to send her to Beijing. The New Zealand Olympic Committee is reportedly requiring a top-16 international finish, putting additional pressure on qualifier Misha Koudinov.

One more spot will be awarded from the Tripartite Commission.

Olympic qualification competition for women takes place Sunday in Rio.

2016 Olympic Gymnastics Qualifiers: Artistic Gymnastics

Men's Team: Spots 1-60
1.Japan
2.China
3.Great Britain
4.Russia
5.United States
6.Switzerland
7.Brazil
8.South Korea
9.Germany
10.Ukraine
11.Netherlands
12.France
Reserves
R1.Romania
R2.Spain

Men's Individuals: Spots 61-98
61.Rayderley Zapata*
62.Harutyun Merdinyan*
63.Eleftherios Petrounias*
64.Ri Se Gwang*
65.Marian Dragulescu*
66.Oleg Stepko*
67.Manrique Larduet*
68.Jossimar Calvo or Javier Sandoval
69.Daniel Corral or Kevin Cerda
70.Andrei Likhovitsky
71.Alexander Shatilov
72.Ferhat Arıcan
73.To be decided by Spanish National Olympic Committee
74.Artur Davtyan
75.Randy Lerú
76.Filip Ude
77.To be decided by Belgian National Olympic Committee
78.Petro Pakhnyuk
79.Anton Fokin
80.To be decided by Romanian National Olympic Committee
81.Oskar Kirmes
82.Ludovico Edalli
83.Stian Skjerahaug
84.David Jessen
85.Robert Tvorogal
86.Phạm Phước Hưng
87.Marios Georgiou
88.Kieran Behan
89.Vlasios Maras
90.Gustavo Simões
91.Misha Koudinov
92.Ryan Patterson
93.Tomás González
94.Botond Kardos or Vid Hidvégi
95.Lee Chih Kai
96.Mohamed Bourguieg**
97.To be decided by Canadian National Olympic Committee
98.Tripartite Commission Invitation Place
Reserves
R1.Nicolas Cordoba
R2.Michael Mercieca
R3.Luis Rivera

* Earned direct qualification by winning apparatus medal at 2015 World Championships
** Contintental representative for Africa
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