PANOV Vanessa
Canada
CAN
Title
Ms
Lastname
PANOV
Firstname
Vanessa
Gender
female
Country
Canada
Place of birth
Toronto CAN
Year of birth
1999 (19 y.o.)
Discipline(s)
Rhythmic Gymnastics
test img
Hobbies
Dancing, visual arts. (olympic.ca, 01 Oct 2018)
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Education
Health Science - University of Toronto, Canada
Spoken languages
English
Club
Finesse Rhythmic Gymnastics Club [Toronto, ON, CAN]
Coach
Mira Filipova [national, mother], BUL (gymcan.org, 14 Aug 2018)
Sporting relatives
Her mother Mira Filipova has served as group coach for Canada's national rhythmic gymnastics team. She also competed internationally in the sport for Bulgaria in the 1980s. (gymcan.org, 14 Aug 2018; olympic.ca, 04 Jun 2015)
National Team
2014 (gymcan.org, 08 Jul 2017)
Start sporting career
She took up gymnastics at age four, having first been in the gym with her mother at two weeks old. (olympic.ca, 04 Jun 2015)
Reason for taking up the sport
Her mother was a gymnast and inspired her to take up the sport. (olympic.ca, 04 Jun 2015)
Rituals
She wears a red thread with an evil eye on it as a bracelet for luck. Her parents also pour a glass of water in her path as she leaves, following a tradition of her grandparents. (olympic.ca, 04 Jun 2015)
Philosophy / Motto
"Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard." (olympic.ca, 01 Oct 2018)

Last update : 2019-09-04

Youth Olympic Games

2014 - Youth Olympic Games of the II Olympiad NANJING (CHN)

Group All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
22.550 
World Championships

2019 - 37th FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships BAKU (AZE)

Group All-Around
Rank Final
20
Score Final
45.450 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Group 5x
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
21
Score Qualif.
22.400
Group 3x+2x
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
19
Score Qualif.
23.050

2018 - 36th FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships SOFIA (BUL)

Group All-Around
Rank Final
23
Score Final
32.250 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Group 5x
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
22
Score Qualif.
16.700
Group 3x+2x
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
23
Score Qualif.
15.550

2017 - 35th FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships PESARO (ITA)

Group All-Around
Rank Final
21
Score Final
28.000 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Group 5x
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
24
Score Qualif.
13.750
Group 3x+2x
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
17
Score Qualif.
14.250

2015 - 34th FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships STUTTGART (GER)

Group All-Around
Rank Final
19
Score Final
30.283 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Group 5x
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
20
Score Qualif.
14.908
Group 3x+2x
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
17
Score Qualif.
15.375

Videos