The Nikolaev batutist Yury Nikitin and Elena Movchan won silver medals on the World Cup on trampolining which took place in Tolyatti (Russia). The Nikolaev athletes Tatyana Kolesnikova and Svetlana Spiryukhova as a part of the four won "gold" in the rowing European championship, Sergey Beloushchenko as a part of the four in the same rowing championship won "bronze".
The National Olympic Committee of Ukraine reports that the World Cup-2008 became the last big start of the Olympic year on trampolining and the last in the history because since 2009 of competition will be already held in a new format. Yury Nikitin and Elena Movchan showed a fine physical form and, having won silver, passed forward only the Chinese athletes.
On kontinetnalny championship in rowing in the Greek Marathon Ukraine was represented by 38 athletes in 10-ти classes. Svetlana Spiryukhova and Tatyana Kolesnikova, having become champions of Europe, confirmed the title of last year. For oarsmen these competitions were the last international start this year.