Timing and location are perfect for the sole "A" category FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup tournament in 2011, scheduled for August 21 - 21 in the 14,000 capacity Sports Arena Sofia in the Bulgarian capital.
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About the FIG: The International Gymnastics Federation is the governing body for gymnastics worldwide. It is the oldest established international sports federation and has participated in the Olympic Games since their revival in 1896. The FIG governs seven disciplines: Gymnastics for All, Men's Artistic, Women's Artistic, Rhythmic, Trampoline, Aerobic and Acrobatic. It counts 130 national affiliated federations and boasts a 25-person staff at its international seat in Lausanne (SUI), host city of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).