MUNTEAN Andrei Vasile
Romania
ROU
Title
Mr
Lastname
MUNTEAN
Firstname
Andrei Vasile
Gender
male
Country
Romania
Place of birth
Sibiu
Year of birth
1993 (27 y.o.)
Discipline(s)
Men's Artistic Gymnastics
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Occupation
Athlete
Education
Sports Physiology - National Academy of Physical Education and Sport [UNEFS], Bucharest, ROU
Spoken languages
English, Romanian
Club
CS Dinamo [Bucharest, ROU]
Coach
Marius Urzica [national]; Stefan Gal [national]; Vasile Vug [national] (sport.hotnews.ro, 20 Oct 2018)
International senior debut
2012 for Romania (fangymnastics.com, 09 Apr 2012)
Injuries
He suffered a right shoulder injury three weeks prior to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro due to over training. He was still able to compete at the Games but the problem forced him to reduce the difficulty of his exercises. He had surgery in November 2016 and his rehabilitation took one month. (lead.ro, 02 Apr 2017)

He missed most of 2011 after taking a break to recover from an old injury. (fangymnastics.com, 09 Apr 2012)
Start sporting career
He took up gymnastics at age four in Sibiu, Romania (lead.ro, 02 Apr 2017)
Reason for taking up the sport
He was selected to try the sport while he was in kindergarten. At age 13 he was chosen for the national junior team and started taking part in international competitions. (lead.ro, 02 Apr 2017)
Milestones
He became the first Romanian athlete from any sport to win gold at the Youth Olympic Games by claiming victory on rings at the 2010 Youth Olympic Games in Singapore. (SportsDeskOnline, 22 Oct 2018; fangymnastics.com, 09 Apr 2012)
Most memorable sporting achievement
Placing sixth in parallel bars at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (lead.ro, 02 Apr 2017)
Hero / Idol
Romanian gymnasts Marius Urzica, Marian Dragulescu and Ioan Suciu. (lead.ro, 02 Apr 2017)
Philosophy / Motto
"Never a failure. Always a lesson." (Facebook page, 22 Apr 2019)
Additional information
General
NAMED ELEMENT
In December 2017 'The Muntean' was added to the Code of Points for the parallel bars by the International Gymnastics Federation [FIG]. The element, first performed by him at the 2017 World Championships in Montreal, QC, Canada, involves a front uprise and straddled cut backward to hang and has an 'C' value. (fig-gymnastics.com, 15 Dec 2017)

Last update : 2019-09-20

Olympic Games

2016 - Games of the XXXI Olympiad RIO DE JANEIRO (BRA)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
36
Score Qualif.
83.865 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
53
Score Qualif.
13.733
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
67
Score Qualif.
12.500
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
55
Score Qualif.
13.700
Vault
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
13
Score Qualif.
14.483
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
6
Score Final
15.600
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
15.466
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
49
Score Qualif.
13.833
Test Events Olympic Games

2016 - Aquece Rio Final Gymnastics Qualifier (Test Event) RIO DE JANEIRO (BRA)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
65
Score Qualif.
72.431 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
49
Score Qualif.
14.200
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
15
Score Qualif.
14.733
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
13
Score Qualif.
15.166
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
58
Score Qualif.
13.466
Team
Rank Final
5
Score Final
344.148
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
World Championships

2019 - 49th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships STUTTGART (GER)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
56
Score Qualif.
78.948 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
181
Score Qualif.
11.833
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
167
Score Qualif.
10.633
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
14
Score Qualif.
14.333
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
22
Score Qualif.
14.433
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
57
Score Qualif.
13.333
Team
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
24
Score Qualif.
234.094

2018 - 48th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships DOHA (QAT)

All-Around
Rank Final
22
Score Final
78.374 
Rank Qualif.
21
Score Qualif.
80.224 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
69
Score Qualif.
13.500
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
124
Score Qualif.
10.800
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
31
Score Qualif.
13.858
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
26
Score Qualif.
14.400
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
47
Score Qualif.
13.233
Team
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
21
Score Qualif.
234.121

2017 - 47th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships MONTREAL (CAN)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
127
Score Qualif.
27.599 
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
45
Score Qualif.
13.733
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
35
Score Qualif.
13.866

2015 - 46th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships GLASGOW (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
37
Score Qualif.
84.765 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
59
Score Qualif.
14.233
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
175
Score Qualif.
12.533
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
17
Score Qualif.
14.933
Vault
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
11
Score Qualif.
15.066
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
39
Score Qualif.
15.000
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
164
Score Qualif.
12.766
Team
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
14
Score Qualif.
340.227

2014 - 45th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships NANNING (CHN)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
33
Score Qualif.
84.598 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
36
Score Qualif.
14.933
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
106
Score Qualif.
13.400
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
18
Score Qualif.
15.266
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
128
Score Qualif.
13.666
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
96
Score Qualif.
13.300
Team
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
12
Score Qualif.
341.516

2013 - 44th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships ANTWERP (BEL)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
133
Score Qualif.
30.099 
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
16
Score Qualif.
15.066
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
23
Score Qualif.
15.033
World / Challenge Cup

2018 - FIG World Challenge Cup PARIS (FRA)

Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
11
Score Qualif.
13.800
Still Rings
Rank Final
7
Score Final
14.450
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
14.450

2018 - FIG World Challenge Cup SZOMBATHELY (HUN)

Still Rings
Rank Final
6
Score Final
14.100
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
13.900
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
4
Score Final
14.300
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
14.450

2018 - FIG World Challenge Cup MERSIN (TUR)

Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
16
Score Qualif.
11.800
Still Rings
Rank Final
2
Score Final
14.600
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
14.700
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
1
Score Final
14.900
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
14.400

2018 - FIG World Challenge Cup GUIMARAES (POR)

Still Rings
Rank Final
2
Score Final
14.500
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
14.500
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
2
Score Final
14.600
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
14.650

2018 - FIG World Challenge Cup KOPER (SLO)

Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
33
Score Qualif.
9.850
Still Rings
Rank Final
5
Score Final
14.250
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
14.400
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
2
Score Final
14.850
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
14.700
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
13
Score Qualif.
12.850

2018 - FIG World Cup 2018 DOHA (QAT)

Still Rings
Rank Final
5
Score Final
14.633
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
14.766
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
4
Score Final
14.800
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
14.533

2015 - World Challenge Cup 2015 DOHA (QAT)

Still Rings
Rank Final
3
Score Final
15.325
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
15.300
Vault
Rank Final
4
Score Final
14.262
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
14.525
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
3
Score Final
15.550
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
15.250
Continental Championships

2019 - 8th European Men's and Women's Individual Championships SZCZECIN (POL)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
139
Score Qualif.
13.200 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
63
Score Qualif.
13.200

2018 - 33rd Men's Artistic European Championships GLASGOW (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
36
Score Final
67.099 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
82
Score Qualif.
11.266
Still Rings
Rank Final
8
Score Final
11.366
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
14.733
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
17
Score Qualif.
14.100
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
36
Score Qualif.
12.800

2016 - 32nd European Championships 2016 BERN (SUI)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
31
Score Qualif.
72.265 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
27
Score Qualif.
14.400
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
18
Score Qualif.
14.666
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
5
Score Final
14.958
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
15.400
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
51
Score Qualif.
13.033
Team
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
250.019

2015 - 6th European Individual Championships 2015 MONTPELLIER (FRA)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
69
Score Qualif.
59.066 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
33
Score Qualif.
14.266
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
13
Score Qualif.
15.100
Vault
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
16
Score Qualif.
14.416
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
5
Score Final
15.133
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
15.300

2014 - European Championships 2014 SOFIA (BUL)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
39
Score Qualif.
72.099 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
38
Score Qualif.
14.100
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
15.033
Vault
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
59
Score Qualif.
13.633
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
6
Score Final
14.166
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
15.500
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
33
Score Qualif.
13.833
Team
Rank Final
7
Score Final
252.779
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
254.054

2013 - 5th European individual Championships 2013 MOSCOW (RUS)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
77
Score Qualif.
29.766 
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
36
Score Qualif.
14.100
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
7
Score Final
13.866
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
15.666

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