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Melitina Staniouta
MELITINA DMITRYEVNA STANIOUTA (Belarusian : Меліціна Дзмітрыеўна Станюта, Russian : Мелитина Дмитриевна Станюта; born 15 November 1993) is a Belarusian retired individual rhythmic gymnast . She is a three-time (2015 , 2013 , 2010 ) World all-around bronze medalist, the 2015 European Games all-around bronze medalist, the 2014 European Championships all-around silver medalist, and 2009 Grand Prix Final all-around bronze medalist. CONTENTS * 1 Personal life * 2 Career * 3 Endorsements * 4 Routine music information * 5 References * 6 External links PERSONAL LIFEMelitina is the great-granddaughter of Belarusian actress Stefaniya Staniouta . Staniouta speaks Russian , Belarusian , English and French . CAREERStaniouta first took up the sport of rhythmic gymnastics in 1998
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2015 Summer Universiade
The 2015 SUMMER UNIVERSIADE, officially known as the XXVIII Summer Universiade
Universiade
, was held in the city of Gwangju
Gwangju
, South Korea
South Korea
. It took place from July 3 to July 14, 2015. CONTENTS * 1 Bid selection * 2 Venues * 3 Identity * 3.1 Mascot * 3.2 Slogan * 3.3 Logo * 4 Sports * 5 Participants * 6 Schedule * 7 Medal table * 8 See also * 9 References * 10 External links BID SELECTIONThe cities of Edmonton, Alberta , Canada
Canada
; Taipei
Taipei
, Taiwan
Taiwan
; and Gwangju
Gwangju
, South Korea
South Korea
were in contention for the Games. On May 23, 2009, FISU awarded the hosting rights to Gwangju. Gwangju
Gwangju
was an unsuccessful bidder for the 2013 games
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2013 Summer Universiade
The 2013 SUMMER UNIVERSIADE , officially known as the XXVII Summer Universiade, was held in the city of Kazan
Kazan
( Tatarstan
Tatarstan
, Russia
Russia
), the most northerly city ever to host a Summer Universiade. Over 10,400 university athletes from 162 countries participated in 13 mandatory and 14 optional sports, making the 2013 Universiade
Universiade
the biggest ever in the history of the event. For the first time in history a Cultural Universiade
Universiade
was also included, with many festivals and shows held simultaneously with the sporting events. The Universiade
Universiade
was organized by the International University Sports Federation (FISU) and by the authorities of the Republic of Tatarstan
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Belarusian Language
BELARUSIAN (/bɛləˈruːsiən/ ; беларуская мова belaruskaya mova ) is an official language of Belarus , along with Russian, and is spoken abroad, mainly in Russia , Ukraine , and small parts in far-eastern Poland . Before Belarus gained independence from the Soviet Union in 1991, the language was known in English as Byelorussian or Belorussian, transliterating the Russian name, белорусский язык, or alternatively as White Ruthenian (/ruːˈθiːniən/ ) or White Russian (with the meaning Rus' but not Russia). Following independence, it also became known as Belarusian. Belarusian is one of the East Slavic languages and shares many grammatical and lexical features with other members of the group. To some extent, Russian , Ukrainian , and Belarusian are mutually intelligible
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World Games 2009
The WORLD GAMES OF 2009 took place in Kaohsiung , Republic of China (Taiwan) (under the name Chinese Taipei ) from July 16, 2009 to July 26, 2009. The games featured sports that are not contested in the Olympic Games . Nearly 6,000 athletes, officials, coaches, referees and others from 103 countries participated in the 2009 Kaohsiung World Games, setting a record high for the multi-sport competition. The International World Games Association (IWGA) President Ron Froehlich praised the July 16–26 games as the "best games ever." CONTENTS * 1 Emblem * 2 Mascots * 3 Opening ceremony * 4 News Conference * 5 Participants * 6 Sports * 7 Medal table * 7.1 Official sports * 7.2 Invitational sports * 8 Calendar * 9 Venues * 10 References * 11 External links EMBLEMThe design of the emblem for the World Games 2009 is based on the first Chinese character in the city’s name. The character " kao" (高) means high or superior in English
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World Games 2013
The WORLD GAMES OF 2013 took place in the city of Cali , Colombia , from July 25 to August 4. CONTENTS * 1 Host city allocation history * 2 Sports * 2.1 Artistic and Dance Sports * 2.2 Ball Sports * 2.3 Martial Arts * 2.4 Precision Sports * 2.5 Strength Sports * 2.6 Trend Sports * 2.7 Invitational Sports * 3 Garden of Sport * 4 Calendar * 5 Participant countries * 6 Medal mistake * 7 Medal results * 7.1 Official sports * 7.2 Invitational sports * 8 Broadcasters * 8.1 Host broadcaster * 9 International Broadcasters * 10 References * 11 External links HOST CITY ALLOCATION HISTORYThe 2013 World Games were initially allocated to the German cities of Duisburg and Düsseldorf . However, at the end of 2008, Duisburg withdrew and Düsseldorf dropped out because both cities could not secure enough funding, partly as a result of the financial crisis of 2007–08 and the subsequent Great Recession
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Universiade
The UNIVERSIADE is an international multi-sport event , organized for university athletes by the International University
University
Sports Federation (FISU). The name is a combination of the words "University" and "olympiad ". The Universiade
Universiade
is often referred to in English as the WORLD UNIVERSITY GAMES or WORLD STUDENT GAMES; however, this latter term can also refer to competitions for sub- University
University
grades students. The Universiade
Universiade
is the largest multi-sport event in the world apart from the Olympic Games
Olympic Games
.
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2015 European Games
The 2015 EUROPEAN GAMES, also known as BAKU 2015 or BAKU 2015 EUROPEAN GAMES (Azerbaijani : Bakı 2015 Avropa Oyunları), were the inaugural edition of the European Games
European Games
, an international multi-sport event for athletes representing the National Olympic Committees
National Olympic Committees
(NOCs) of the European Olympic Committees . It took place in Baku
Baku
, Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan
, from 12 to 28 June 2015, and featured almost 6,000 athletes from 50 countries competing in 20 sports
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Russian Language
RUSSIAN (Russian: ру́сский язы́к, tr. rússkiy yazýk) is an East Slavic language and an official language in Russia
Russia
, Belarus
Belarus
, Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan
, Kyrgyzstan
Kyrgyzstan
and many minor or unrecognised territories throughout Eurasia
Eurasia
(particularity in Eastern Europe
Eastern Europe
, the Baltics , the Caucasus
Caucasus
, and Central Asia
Central Asia
). It is an unofficial but widely spoken language in Latvia
Latvia
, Moldova
Moldova
, Ukraine
Ukraine
and to a lesser extent, the other post-Soviet states
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Stefaniya Staniouta
STEFANIYA MIKHAILOVNA STANYUTA (Belarusian : Стэфанія Міхайлаўна Станюта; 30 April 1905 – 6 November 2000) was a Belarus –Soviet theater and movie actress. People\'s Artist of the USSR (1988). Stefaniya was born on April 30, 1905 in Minsk in the family of the famous Belarusian artist Mikhail Stanyuta . As a child, she happened to attend the official meeting of Tsar Nicholas II with the Belarusian people. She studied at the parish school, then at the Minsk Women's Government Gymnasium . In 1926 she graduated from the Belorussian Drama Studio under the Moscow Art Theater (class Valentin Smyshlyaev and Sofia Giatsintova ) . Since 1932 and until the end of his life Stefaniya Stanyuta worked at the Yanka Kupala National Academic Theatre in Minsk . In total she played about 200 roles. In the movie began filming in 1958
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Tartu
TARTU (Estonian pronunciation: , South Estonian : Tarto) is the second largest city of Estonia
Estonia
, after Estonia's political and financial capital Tallinn
Tallinn
. Tartu
Tartu
is often considered the intellectual centre of the country, especially since it is home to the nation's oldest and most renowned university, the University of Tartu . The city also houses the Supreme Court of Estonia
Estonia
, the Ministry of Education and Research and the new impressive building of the Estonian National Museum opened to public on October 2016. It is also the birthplace of Estonian Song Festivals
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Lisbon
LISBON (/ˈlɪzbən/ ; Portuguese : Lisboa, IPA: ) is the capital and the largest city of Portugal
Portugal
, with a population of 552,700 within its administrative limits in an area of 100.05 km². Its urban area extends beyond the city's administrative limits with a population of around 2.7 million people, being the 11th-most populous urban area in the European Union
European Union
. About 2.8 million people live in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area (which represents approximately 27% of the country's population). It is continental Europe
Europe
's westernmost capital city and the only one along the Atlantic coast. Lisbon
Lisbon
lies in the western Iberian Peninsula on the Atlantic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
and the River Tagus
Tagus

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2012 Summer Olympics
The 2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS, formally the GAMES OF THE XXX OLYMPIAD and commonly known as LONDON 2012, was a major international multi-sport event celebrated in the tradition of the Olympic Games , as governed by the International Olympic Committee
International Olympic Committee
(IOC). It took place in London and to a lesser extent across the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
from 25 July to 12 August 2012. The first event, the group stage in women\'s football began on 25 July at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff
Cardiff
, followed by the opening ceremonies on 27 July. 10,768 athletes from 204 National Olympic Committees (NOCs) participated
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Liubov Charkashyna
LIUBOV VIKTOROVNA CHARKASHYNA (Belarusian : Любоў Віктараўна Чаркашына; Russian : Любовь Викторовна Черкашина, born December 23, 1987) is a retired Belarusian individual rhythmic gymnast . She is the 2012 Olympic all-around bronze medalist , and the 2011 European ball and clubs gold medalist. CONTENTS * 1 Competitive career * 2 Later career * 3 Personal life * 4 Routine music information * 5 Detailed Olympic results * 6 References * 7 External links COMPETITIVE CAREER Charkashyna at the 2012 Grand Prix Vorarlberg all-around podium Charkashyna started training in rhythmic gymnastics at a relatively late age, when she was nine years old. She made her senior international debut in 2003. She had a successful 2007 season, winning bronze in ribbon at the Grand Prix Final in Innsbruck
Innsbruck
, Austria. Charkashyna competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics and placed 15th in qualifications
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English Language
ENGLISH is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now the third most widespread native language in the world, after Standard Chinese
Standard Chinese
and Spanish , as well as the most widely spoken Germanic language . Named after the Angles
Angles
, one of the Germanic tribes that migrated to Great Britain
Great Britain
, it ultimately derives its name from the Anglia (Angeln) peninsula in the Baltic Sea
Baltic Sea
. It is closely related to the other West Germanic languages
Germanic languages
of Frisian , Low German/Low Saxon , German , Dutch , and Afrikaans
Afrikaans
. The English vocabulary has been significantly influenced by French (a Romance language ), Norse (a North Germanic language ), and by Latin
Latin

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French Language
FRENCH (le français ( listen ) or la langue française ) is a Romance language
Romance language
of the Indo-European family . It descended from the Vulgar Latin of the Roman Empire
Roman Empire
, as did all Romance languages. French has evolved from Gallo-Romance , the spoken Latin
Latin
in Gaul
Gaul
, and more specifically in Northern Gaul. Its closest relatives are the other langues d\'oïl —languages historically spoken in northern France
France
and in southern Belgium
Belgium
, which French ( Francien ) has largely supplanted
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