The legendary Uzbek athlete Oksana Chusovitina became the vault champion of the Uzbekistan Artistic Gymnastics Championship. The 46-year-old athlete told the National Olympic Committee that she would be preparing for the 2024 Olympics in Paris.
- How did the rescheduling of the Asian Games affect your plans? If you continue your performances in 2023, then you can think about the 2024 Olympics in Paris ...
- I thought about it and decided to prepare for the Paris 2024 Olympics after the Asian Games! - announced the 46-year-old legendary athlete.
Oksana Chusovitina is the only female gymnast ever to compete in eight Olympic Games, and is inducted in the Guinness Records Book.
Earlier Oksana Chusovitina announced her retirement after the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. After winning a silver medal at the Gymnastics World Cup in Cairo, gold at the World Cup stages in Doha, Qatar in March and Azerbaijan in April, she decided to compete for a berth to Paris 2024.