International Gymnastics Competition Miss Valentine
Welcome to the official website for the Miss Valentine International Gymnastics Competition!
The 2019 Miss Valentine was a big success. Thank you to all gymnasts, judges, coaches, members of delegations, parents, our partners and sponsors! We had 35 countries participating with 900 gymnasts this year.
The first Miss Valentine competition was held in February 1995. With the 2019 event we celebrated the 25th anniversary of the competition, the competition was held from February 28 to March 3, 2019 in Tartu, Estonia.
This website will provide you with all of the essential information for the annual Miss Valentine competition. Information is updated regularly. For more photos and news about 2019 event and also for information about 2020 Miss Valentine, please keep visiting our social media sites. For videos please check out our YouTube channel!
See you all in 2020 Miss Valentine tournament!
Every year we host around 1000 gymnasts from 25+ countries!
The Miss Valentine competition has become one of the most popular events in the gymnastics community
In the 25 years since the first Miss Valentine competition gymnasts from over 50 countries have attended.
Several of the young athletes who once competed at the Miss Valentine competition have later become internationally recognized Champions and Olympic Games medalists.
Hosting high level gymnastics events
The artistic side of gymnastics
In 2013 Miss Valentine hosted the first ever FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup event in our region.
The competition has also hosted the IFAGG World Cup and Challenge Cup events.
In 2016 Miss Valentine hosted the first ever European Championships in Aesthetic Group Gymnastics.
One of the highlights of the awards ceremonies is awarding the most graceful junior and senior gymnasts with the special title of ‘Miss Valentine’. This is done to accentuate the artistic side of the sport.
The 2019 event marks the tournament’s 25th Anniversary and special performances will be included to mark this milestone.
Online at piletilevi.ee and at the door
A. Le Coq Sports Hall
Ihaste tee 7, Tartu, ESTONIA
February 28 - March 3, 2019
08:00 AM – 08:00 PM
About The Hosts
Janika Gymnastics Club
The Janika Gymnastics Club was founded by Janika Mölder, a World Champion in Rhythmic Gymnastics, in 1991. The club is one of the oldest and largest gymnastics clubs in Estonia and has a rich history with many traditions. The Club offers a wide range of Rhythmic Gymnastics and Aesthetic Group Gymnastics programs for all levels, from beginners through to top level gymnasts. With nearly 600 gymnasts the Janika club has programs in Tartu, Tallinn and Võru. The Janika Club has produced numerous Estonian Champions, World Championship and International gymnastics event winners and medalists. Several of our athletes have later become professional coaches. The Janika Gymnastics Club has been the official hosting club for the Miss Valentine competition since the first event was held in 1995.
Estonian Gymnastics Federation
The Estonian Gymnastics Federation is the sport’s governing body for gymnastics in Estonia. Founded in 1934, the federation represents and co-ordinates the following gymnastics disciplines: Rhythmic Gymnastics, Aesthetic Group Gymnastics, Sportaerobics, Sportacrobatics, Acrobatical Group Gymnastics (TeamGym), Trampoline, Aerobics and Water Aerobics (Aquabatics). The Federation is a member of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG), the European Gymnastics Federation (UEG) and the International Aesthetic Group Gymnastics Federation (IFAGG). Since 1989 the Federation has also been a member of the Estonian Olympic Committee. The Estonian Gymnastics Federation is run by its president, Mr. Peeter Tishler, and everyday organizational work is carried out by its secretary.