Rebeca Andrade ready to make Olympic debut in Antalya, Turkey; Eight-time Olympian Oksana Chusovitina set to compete on all four apparatus”.

Rebeca Andrade to Make Debut at 2024 FIG World Challenge Cup in Antalya, Turkey

Brazilian gymnast Rebeca Andrade is set to make her Olympic debut at the World Challenge Cup in Antalya, Turkey on March 29. The 24-year-old will be competing on the uneven bars and is expected to be one of the standout performers in the artistic gymnastics competition.

Andrade has had a remarkable career so far, with numerous accomplishments to her name. She made history at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games by winning vault gold and all-around silver. She followed up with a gold in the 2022 World all-around competition, a first World team medal for Brazil, and a five-medal haul at the 2023 Worlds.

Joining Andrade in Antalya will be other gymnastics stars such as 2016 Olympic balance beam champion Sanne Wevers of the Netherlands, World team bronze medallist Melanie de Jesus dos Santos of France, and uneven bars World silver medalist Kaylia Nemour of Algeria. Andrade’s Brazilian teammates Flavia Saraiva, Lorrane Oliveira, and Jade Barbosa, all medal winners, will also be competing.

In the women’s field, eight-time Olympian Oksana Chusovitina will be competing on all four apparatus as she prepares for the Asian Championships, which will be her final opportunity to qualify for the Paris Olympic Games.

On the men’s side, Olympic parallel bars bronze medallist Ferhat Arican will be competing, along with his teammates Ibrahim Colak, the 2019 still rings World champion, and Adem Asil, the 2022 still rings World champion.

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