PENANG: World and Olympics gymnastics champions Maria Olaru and Andreea Raducan arrived here yesterday as part of their visit to South-East Asia.
The Romanians, who also visited China and Japan, are on their first visit to Malaysia and will be here for four days.
Penang’s Youth, Sports, Information and National Unity Committee chairman, Datuk Jahara Hamid, said that the duo would conduct workshops for coaches, gymnastics organisations, parents and gymnasts tomorrow.
The workshops will be held at the Dome in Tun Abdul Razak Complex (Komtar). Jahara added that Olaru, 20, and Raducan, 19, would give performances in the night. – Bernama