Sync Up: January 15, 2021

2021! The year of the Olympics! Again!

Australia Gets a New Head Coach

  • Lolli Montico has been named the new head coach of Australia’s senior national team. She previously held coaching positions with the Italian and British national teams. More recently, she served as the U.S. head coach from 2015 to 2018


Anna Tarrés Continues Work with Israel

  • In between sessions with Greece’s national team, coach and choreographer Anna Tarrés traveled to Israel to continue her work with Israel. In this video, she describes the work done, and reveals the duet is working on a new choreography with the theme of “an imaginary world.”

Allow Men in Olympic Artistic Swimming

  • Parmida Hamdollazadehkive, the director of the upcoming short documentary Men In Sync, has launched a petition to support the inclusion of men in the Olympics. Please sign and share.

Got Skills?

  • BelarusVasilina Khandoshka is working on a few different and impressive Barracuda boosts.
  • Great Britain‘s duet of Kate Shortman, Isabelle Thorpe and Daniella Lloyd also showed off their Barracudas. Lloyd was named as the duet’s reserve a month ago.
  • Barracudas are totally trending. Russia‘s Varvara Subbotina made her Barracuda Split look a little too easy.
  • Marlene Bojer and Michelle Zimmer, representing Germany in duet, posted a little clip of their choreography on Instagram.

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