Marlboro.- On January 21st, the Level 6 age 9 USAGymnastics State Championships took place in New Jersey. Vassiliki “Vanessa” Lambrou became the 2012 State Vault champion with a score of 9.5 out of 10.
She was first out of 48 girls in that event, and medaled in all 4 events and the all-around, a total of 5 medals.
Vassiliki is in the 4th grade at Marlboro Elementary, and trains at Rebound gymnastics in Aberdeen 20 plus hours a week. One of her favorite gymnasts is Vassiliki Millousi, the current Greek National Champion. Vanessa is of 100% Greek decent, and has a twin sister Violetta that is a gymnast also.