2012 Olympics | July 27 - August 12
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Diana Chelaru

Diana ChelaruSport: Gymnastics

Nation: Romania

DOB: August 15, 1993

Hometown: Onesti

Career Highlights: The silver medalist in floor exercise at the 2010 world championships, Chelaru followed that with another silver in floor at the 2011 European Championships after winning bronze in the event at the 2010 Euros. She took floor gold at the Cottbus World Cup this year, reaffirming her status as a legitimate Olympic medal threat. In addition, Chelaru placed fifth overall in the prestigious American Cup in March. Known for her steadiness and consistency, Chelaru is the fifth-ranked all-around gymnast in the world. In addition to her expertise on the mat, she showed off her broad range of skills by taking a bronze in vault at the 2011 Paris World Cup - an event which was highlighted by her silver in floor.

Olympic History: None

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
© 2012 Time Inc. All rights reserved.
A Time Warner Company.
SI.com
Hot Topics: NBA Playoffs NHL Playoffs Golden State Warriors Bryce Harper Paul Pierce Masai Ujiri
TM & © 2014 Time Inc. A Time Warner Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms under which this service is provided to you. Read our privacy guidelines, your California privacy rights, and ad choices.
SI CoverRead All ArticlesBuy Cover Reprint