Olympic medalists in women’s artistic gymnastics: Great Britain

Summary

Records

THE EARLIEST
Earliest Olympic medalAda Smith (Team, 1928)
Amy Jagger (Team, 1928)
Annie Broadbent (Team, 1928)
Doris Woods (Team, 1928)
Edith Pickles (Team, 1928)
Ethel Seymour (Team, 1928)
Hilda Smith (Team, 1928)
Isabel Judd (Team, 1928)
Jessie Kite (Team, 1928)
Lucy Desmond (Team, 1928)
Margaret Hartley (Team, 1928)
Marjorie Moreman (Team, 1928)
Earliest Olympic gold medal
THE MOSTS
Most Olympic medalsAda Smith (1)
Amy Jagger (1)
Amy Tinkler (1)
Annie Broadbent (1)
Doris Woods (1)
Edith Pickles (1)
Elizabeth Tweddle (1)
Ethel Seymour (1)
Hilda Smith (1)
Isabel Judd (1)
Jessie Kite (1)
Lucy Desmond (1)
Margaret Hartley (1)
Marjorie Moreman (1)
Most Olympic gold medals
THE OLDEST
Oldest Olympic medalistEthel Seymour
(46 years, 8 months at 1928 Olympics)
Oldest Olympic gold medalist

Full list of medalists

1928










Team










Bronze










Ada Smith
Amy Jagger
Annie Broadbent
Doris Woods
Edith Pickles
Ethel Seymour
Hilda Smith
Isabel Judd
Jessie Kite
Lucy Desmond
Margaret Hartley
Marjorie Moreman
2012Uneven barsBronzeElizabeth TweddleLINK
2016FloorBronzeAmy TinklerLINK

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Olympic medalists in women’s artistic gymnastics: German Democratic Republic (East Germany)

Summary

Records

THE EARLIEST
Earliest Olympic medalErika Zuchold (Team, 1968)
Karin Janz (Team, 1968)
Magdalena Schmidt (Team, 1968)
Marianne Noack (Team, 1968)
Marietta Bauerschmidt (Team, 1968)
Ute Starke (Team, 1968)
Earliest Olympic gold medalKarin Janz (Vault & Uneven bars, 1972)
THE MOSTS
Most Olympic medalsKarin Janz (7)
Most Olympic gold medalsKarin Janz (2)
THE OLDEST
Oldest Olympic medalistUte Starke
(29 years, 9 months at 1968 Olympics)
Oldest Olympic gold medalistKarin Janz
(20 years, 6 months at 1972 Olympics)

Full list of medalists

1968









Team






Vault

Uneven bars
Bronze






Silver

Silver
Erika Zuchold
Karin Janz
Magdalena Schmidt
Marianne Noack
Maritta Bauerschmidt
Ute Starke

Erika Zuchold

Karin Janz










1972















Team






All around

Vault


Uneven bars


Balance beam
Silver






Silver

Gold
Silver

Gold
Silver

Bronze
Angelika Hellmann
Christine Schmitt
Erika Zuchold
Irene Abel
Karin Janz
Richarda Schmeisser

Karin Janz

Karin Janz
Erika Zuchold

Karin Janz
Erika Zuchold

Karin Janz









LINK


LINK
LINK

LINK
1976







Team






Vault
Bronze






Silver
Angelika Hellmann
Carola Dombeck
Gitta Escher
Kerstin Gerschau
Marion Kische
Steffi Kraeker

Carola Dombeck







LINK
1980














Team






All around

Vault

Uneven bars


Floor
Bronze






Silver

Silver

Gold
Bronze

Bronze
Birgit Suess
Karola Sube
Katharina Rensch
Maxi Gnauch
Silvia Hindorff
Steffi Kraeker

Maxi Gnauck

Steffi Kraeker

Maxi Gnauck
Steffi Kraeker

Maxi Gnauck









LINK




LINK
1988







Team






Uneven bars
Bronze






Silver
Bettina Schieferdecker
Dagmar Kersten
Doerte Thuemmler
Gabriele Faehnrich
Martina Jentsch
Ulrike Klotz

Dagmar Kersten







LINK

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Olympic medalists in women’s artistic gymnastics: Germany

Note: this does not include 1956 to 1988 when Germany was represented either as the United team of Germany (1956 to 1964), or as individual East and West Germany (1968 to 1988).

Summary

Records

THE EARLIEST
Earliest Olympic medalAnita Baerwirth (Team, 1936)
Erna Buerger (Team, 1936)
Friedl Iby (Team, 1936)
Isolde Froelian (Team, 1936)
Julie Schmitt (Team, 1936)
Kaethe Sohnemann (Team, 1936)
Paula Poehlsen (Team, 1936)
Trudi Meyer (Team, 1936)
Earliest Olympic gold medalAnita Baerwirth (Team, 1936)
Erna Buerger (Team, 1936)
Friedl Iby (Team, 1936)
Isolde Froelian (Team, 1936)
Julie Schmitt (Team, 1936)
Kaethe Sohnemann (Team, 1936)
Paula Poehlsen (Team, 1936)
Trudi Meyer (Team, 1936)
THE MOSTS
Most Olympic medalsAnita Baerwirth (1)
Erna Buerger (1)
Friedl Iby (1)
Isolde Froelian (1)
Julie Schmitt (1)
Kaethe Sohnemann (1)
Oksana Chusovitina (1)
Paula Poehlsen (1)
Sophie Scheder (1)
Trudi Meyer (1)
Most Olympic gold medalsAnita Baerwirth (1)
Erna Buerger (1)
Friedl Iby (1)
Isolde Froelian (1)
Julie Schmitt (1)
Kaethe Sohnemann (1)
Paula Poehlsen (1)
Trudi Meyer (1)
THE OLDEST
Oldest Olympic medalistOksana Chusovitina
(33 years, 1 month at 2008 Olympics)
Oldest Olympic gold medalistFriedl Iby
(31 years, 4 months at 1936 Olympics)

Full list of medalists

1936







Team







Gold







Anita Baerwirth
Erna Buerger
Friedl Iby
Isolde Froelian
Julie Schmitt
Kaethe Sohnemann
Paula Poehlsen
Trudi Meyer
2008VaultSilverOksana ChusovitinaLINK
2016Uneven barsBronzeSophie Scheder

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Olympic medalists in women’s artistic gymnastics: France

Summary

Records

THE EARLIEST
Earliest Olympic medalEmilie Le Pennec (2004)
Earliest Olympic gold medalEmilie Le Pennec (2004)
THE MOSTS
Most Olympic medalsEmilie Le Pennec (1)
Most Olympic gold medalsEmilie Le Pennec (1)
THE OLDEST
Oldest Olympic medalistEmilie Le Pennec
(16 years, 7 months at 2004 Olympics)
Oldest Olympic gold medalistEmilie Le Pennec
(16 years, 7 months at 2004 Olympics)

Full list of medalists

2004Uneven barsGoldEmilie Le PennecLINK

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Olympic medalists in women’s artistic gymnastics: Czechoslovakia

Summary

Records

THE EARLIEST
Earliest Olympic medalAnna Hrebrinova (Team, 1936)
Bozena Dobesova (Team, 1936)
Jaroslava Bajerova (Team, 1936)
Marie Vetrovska (Team, 1936)
Matylda Palfyova (Team, 1936)
Vlasta Dekanova (Team, 1936)
Vlasta Foltova (Team, 1936)
Zdenka Vermirovska (Team, 1936)
Earliest Olympic gold medalBozena Srncova (Team, 1948)
Marie Kovarova (Team, 1948)
Milena Mullerova (Team, 1948)
Miloslava Misakova (Team, 1948)
Olga Silhanova (Team, 1948)
Vera Ruzickova (Team, 1948)
Zdenka Honsova (Team, 1948)
Zdenka Vermirovska (Team, 1948)
THE MOSTS
Most Olympic medalsVera Caslavska (11)
Most Olympic gold medalsVera Caslavska (7)
THE OLDEST
Oldest Olympic medalistZdenka Vermirovska
(35 years, 1 month at 1948 Olympics)
Oldest Olympic gold medalistZdenka Vermirovska
(35 years, 1 month at 1948 Olympics)

Full list of medalists

1936







Team







Silver







Anna Hrebrinova
Bozena Dobesova
Jaroslava Bajerova
Matylda Palfyova
Marie Vetrovska
Vlasta Dekanova
Vlasta Foltova
Zdenka Vermirovska
1948







Team







Gold







Bozena Srncova
Marie Kovarova
Milena Mullerova
Miloslava Misakova
Olga Silhanova
Vera Ruzickova
Zdenka Honsova
Zdenka Vermirovska
1952







Team







Bronze







Alena Chadimova
Alena Reichova
Bozena Srncova
Eva Vechtova
Hana Bobkova
Jana Rabasova
Matylda Matouskova-Sinova
Vera Vancurova
1956Balance beamSilverEva Bosakova
1960







Team






Balance beam
Silver






Gold
Adolfina Tkacikova-Tacova
Eva Bosakova
Hana Ruzickova
Ludmila Svedova
Matylda Matouskova-Sinova
Vera Caslavska

Eva Bosakova
1964











Team






All around

Vault

Balance beam
Silver






Gold

Gold

Gold
Adolfina Tkacikova-Tacova
Hana Ruzickova
Jana Kubickova-Posnerova
Jaroslava Sedlackova
Marianna Nemethova-Krajcirova
Vera Caslavska

Vera Caslavska

Vera Caslavska

Vera Caslavska
1968















Team






All around

Vault

Uneven bars

Balance beam

Floor
Silver






Gold

Gold

Gold

Silver

Gold
Bohumila Rimnacova
Hana Liskova
Jana Kubickova-Posnerova
Marianna Nemethova-Krajcirova
Miroslava Sklenickova
Vera Caslavska

Vera Caslavska

Vera Caslavska

Vera Caslavska

Vera Caslavska

Vera Caslavska

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Olympic medalists in women’s artistic gymnastics: China

Summary

Records

THE EARLIEST
Earliest Olympic medalChen Yongyan (Team, 1984)
Huang Qun (Team, 1984)
Ma Yanhong (Team, 1984)
Wu Jiani (Team, 1984)
Zhou Ping (Team, 1984)
Zhou Qiurui (Team, 1984)
Earliest Olympic gold medalMa Yanhong (Uneven bars, 1984)
THE MOSTS
Most Olympic medalsCheng Fei (3)
He Kexin (3)
Yang Yilin (3)
Most Olympic gold medalsDeng Linlin (2)
He Kexin (2)
THE OLDEST
Oldest Olympic medalistChen Yongyan
(21 years, 9 months at 1984 Olympics)
Oldest Olympic gold medalistLiu Xuan
(21 years, 6 months at 2000 Olympics)

Full list of medalists

1984







Team






Uneven bars
Bronze






Gold
Chen Yongyan
Huang Qun
Ma Yanhong
Wu Jiani
Zhou Ping
Zhou Qiurui

Ma Yanhong







LINK
1992


Uneven bars

Balance beam
Gold

Silver
Lu Li

Lu Li
LINK

LINK
1996


Vault

Uneven bars
Silver

Silver
Mo Huilan

Bi Wenjing
LINK

LINK
2000





All around

Uneven bars


Balance beam
Bronze

Silver
Bronze

Gold
Liu Xuan

Ling Jie
Yang Yun

Liu Xuan


LINK
LINK

LINK
2004All aroundBronzeZhang Nan
2008














Team






All around

Vault

Uneven bars


Balance beam
Gold






Bronze

Bronze

Gold
Bronze

Bronze
Cheng Fei
Deng Linlin
He Kexin
Jiang Yuyuan
Li Shanshan
Yang Yilin

Yang Yilin

Cheng Fei

He Kexin
Yang Yilin

Cheng Fei











LINK
LINK

LINK
2012



Uneven bars

Balance beam

Silver

Gold
Silver
He Kexin

Deng Linlin
Sui Lu
LINK

LINK
LINK
2016




Team




Bronze




Fan Yilin
Mao Yi
Shang Chunsong
Tan Jiaxin
Wang Yan

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Olympic medalists in women’s artistic gymnastics: Bulgaria

Summary

Records

THE EARLIEST
Earliest Olympic medalDiana Doudeva (Floor, 1948)
Earliest Olympic gold medal
THE MOSTS
Most Olympic medalsDiana Doudeva (1)
Most Olympic gold medals
THE OLDEST
Oldest Olympic medalistDiana Doudeva (20 years, 2 months)
Oldest Olympic gold medalist

Full list of medalists

1988FloorBronzeDiana DoudevaLINK

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The Oldest Olympic medalists in Women’s Artistic Gymnastics

Below is a list of all gymnasts who won a medal in women’s artistic gymnastics aged 25 years or older, between 1928 and 2016. Medals were either won as part of the team or as an individual, and each gymnast is only included once at the time they won their last medal.

*Portable: team portable apparatus that was included in the 1952 and 1956 Olympic programmes.

The Over 40’s

RankGymnastCountryYearMedal/EventAge
1Ethel SeymourGreat Britain1928Bronze: Team46 years, 8 months
2Isabel JuddGreat Britain1928Bronze: Team41 years, 9 months

The Over 35s

Rank GymnastCountryYearMedal/EventAge
3Jessie KiteGreat Britain1928Bronze: Team36 years, 2 months
4Agnes KeletiHungary1956Gold: Portable
Gold: Bars
Gold: Beam
Gold: Floor
Silver: Team
Silver: All around
35 years, 10 months
5Zdenka VermirovskaCzechoslovakia1948Gold: Team35 years, 1 month

The Over 30s

Rank GymnastCountryYearMedal/EventAge
6Helena RakoczyPoland1956Bronze: Portable34 years, 11 months
7Galina UrbanovichSoviet Union1952Gold: Team
Silver: Portable
34 years, 9 months
8Pelageya DanilovaSoviet Union1952Gold: Team
Silver: Portable
34 years, 2 months
9Oksana ChusovitinaGermany2008Silver: Vault33 years, 1 month
10Erszebet Gulyas-KotelesHungary1956Gold: Portable
Silver: Team
32 years, 1 month
11Friedl IbyGermany1936Gold: Team31 years, 4 months
12Sofia MuratovaSoviet Union1960Gold: Team
Silver: All around
Silver: Vault
Bronze: Beam
31 years, 1 month
13Hendrika van RumtNetherlands1928Gold: Team30 years, 11 months
14Keiko TanakaJapan1964Bronze: Team30 years, 9 months
Maria GorokhovskayaSoviet Union1952Gold: Team
Gold: All around
Silver: Portable
Silver: Vault
Silver: Bars
Silver: Beam
Silver: Floor
30 years, 9 months

29 years old

Rank GymnastCountryYearMedal/EventAge
16Tamara ManinaSoviet Union1964Gold: Team
Silver: Beam
29 years, 11 months
17Consetta LenzUSA1948Bronze: Team29 years, 10 months
18Ute StarkeEast Germany1968Bronze: Team29 years, 9 months
19Larisa LatyninaSoviet Union1964Gold: Team
Gold: Floor
Silver: All around
Silver: Vault
Bronze: Bars
Bronze: Beam
29 years, 7 months
Ekaterina KalinchukSoviet Union1952Gold: Team
Gold: Vault
Silver: Portable
29 years, 7 months
Judit TothHungary1936Bronze: Team29 years, 7 months
22Lucy DesmondGreat Britain1928Bronze: Team29 years, 3 months
23Edit Perenyi-
Weckinger
Hungary1952Silver: Team
Bronze: Portable
29 years, 1 month

28 years old

RankGymnastCountryYearMedal/EventAge
24Meta ElsteUSA1948Bronze: Team28 years, 9 months
Maria Zalai-KoviHungary1952Silver: Team
Bronze: Portable
28 years, 9 months
26Eva BosakovaCzechoslovakia1960Gold: Beam
Silver: Team
28 years, 8 months
27Kiyoko OnoJapan1964Bronze: Team28 years, 6 months
28Isolde FroelianGermany1936Gold: Team28 years, 4 months

27 years old

Rank GymnastCountryYearMedal/EventAge
29Clara SchrothUSA1948Bronze: Team27 years, 10 months
Nina BocharovaSoviet Union1952Gold: Team
Silver: Portable
27 years, 10 months
31Erszebet BalazsHungary1948Silver: Team27 years, 9 months
Polina AstakhovaSoviet Union1964Gold: Team
Gold: Bars
Silver: Floor
Bronze: All around
27 years, 9 months
Anna HrebrinovaCzechoslovakia1936Silver: Team27 years, 9 months
34Ingrid SandahlSweden1952Gold: Portable27 years, 8 months
Olga Lemhenyi-
Tass
Hungary1956Gold: Portable
Silver: Team
Bronze: Vault
27 years, 8 months
36Olga SilhanovaCzechoslovakia1948Gold: Team27 years, 7 months
37Matylda Matouskova-
Sinova
Czechoslovakia1960Silver: Team27 years, 5 months
38Elizabeth TweddleGreat Britain2012Bronze: Bars27 years, 4 months
39Margit Nagy-SandorHungary1948Silver: Team27 years, 2 months
Karin LindbergSweden1958Silver: Portable27 years, 2 months
41Bozena SrncovaCzechoslovakia1952Bronze: Team27 years, 1 month
42Erna BuergerGerman1936Gold: Team27 years, 0 months

26 years old

Rank GymnastCountryYearMedal/EventAge
43Medea JugeliSoviet Union1952Gold: Team
Silver: Portable
26 years, 11 months
Vlasta DekanovaCzechoslovakia1936Silver: Team26 years, 11 months
45Anna FeherHungary1948Silver: Team26 years, 10 months
Emilia Vatasoiu-LitaRomania1960Bronze: Team26 years, 10 months
47Margot KalocsaiHungary1936Bronze: Team26 years, 7 months
48Alida van den BosNetherlands1928Gold: Team26 years, 6 months
49Ginko ChibaJapan1964Bronze: Team26 years, 5 months
Vera CaslavskaCzechoslovakia1968Gold: All around
Gold: Vault
Gold: Bars
Gold: Floor
Silver: Team
Silver: Beam
26 years, 5 months
Miloslava MisakovaCzechoslovakia1948Gold: Team26 years, 5 months
52Jaroslava BajerovaCzechoslovakia1936Silver: Team26 years, 4 months
Helen SchifanoUSA1948Bronze: Team26 years, 4 months
54Annia HatchUSA2004Silver: Team
Silver: Vault
26 years, 2 months
55Dorothy DaltonUSA1948Bronze: Team26 years, 0 months
Doris WoodGreat Britain1928Bronze: Team26 years, 0 months

25 years old

Rank GymnastCountryYearMedal/EventAge
57Mohini BhardwajUSA2004Silver: Team25 years, 10 months
58Marjorie MoremanGreat Britain1928Bronze: Team25 years, 9 months
Lyudmila YegorovaSoviet Union1956Gold: Team
Bronze: Portable
25 years, 9 months
60Hiroko TsujiJapan1964Bronze: Team25 years, 8 months
61Gota PetterssonSweden1952Gold: Portable25 years, 7 months
Svetlana KhorkinaRussia2004Silver: All around25 years, 7 months
63Atanasia IonescuRomania1960Bronze: Team25 years, 5 months
Erika ZucholdEast Germany1972Silver: Team
Silver: Vault
Silver: Bars
25 years, 5 months
65Iren Daruhazi-KarcsicsHungary1952Silver: Team
Bronze: Portable
25 years, 4 months
Adolfina Tkacikova-TacovaCzechoslovakia1964Silver: Team25 years, 4 months
67Tamara Lyukhina-
Zamotaylova
Soviet Union1964Gold: Team25 years, 3 months
68Toshiko Shirasu-AiharaJapan1964Bronze: Team25 years, 2 months
Elena LeusteanuRomania1960Bronze: Team25 years, 2 months
Milena MullerovaCzechoslovakia1948Gold: Team25 years, 2 months
71Ada SmithGreat Britain1928Bronze: Team25 years, 1 month
72Helena NordheimNetherlands1928Gold: Team25 years, 0 months

Note: Dates of birth were taken from Olympic.org athlete profiles, unless clear information is available to show a different date of birth is correct.


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European Gymnastics Championships 2021

MEN’S EVENT FINALS

The highest score on each event has been highlighted in bold and underlined.

FLOOR FINAL

RankGymnastCountryScoreBreakdown
1Nikita NagornyyRussia15.1666.8 | 8.366
2Benjamin GischardSwitzerland14.9666.0 | 8.966
3Nicola BartoliniItaly14.6665.8 | 8.866
4Ahmet OnderTurkey14.1666.0 | 8.166
5Yahor SharamkouBelarus13.9666.3 | 7.966 | -0.300
6Adem AsilTurkey13.9666.0 | 7.966
7Dimitar DimitrovBulgaria13.9006.0 | 7.900
8Kirill ProkopevRussia13.4666.1 | 7.366

POMMEL HORSE FINAL

RankGymnastCountryScoreBreakdown
1Artur DavtyanArmenia14.2665.8 | 8.466
2Nikita NagornyyRussia14.2666.1 | 8.166
3Joe FraserGreat Britain14.0665.9 | 8.166
4Gagik KhachikyanArmenia14.0336.3 | 7.733
5Rhys McClenaghanIreland13.5666.0 | 7.566
6David BelyavskiyRussia13.1666.1 | 7.066
7Joshua NathanGreat Britain13.0336.9 | 6.133
8Illia KovtunUkraine12.9665.9 | 7.066

RINGS FINAL

RankGymnastCountryScoreBreakdown
1Eleftherios PetrouniasGreece15.4006.3 | 9.100
2Nikita NagornyyRussia15.0336.1 | 8.933
3Salvatore MarescaItaly14.9006.2 | 8.700
4Artur AvetisyanArmenia14.8665.9 | 8.966
5Ibrahim ColakTurkey14.7336.0 | 8.733
6Igor RadivilovUkraine14.6666.0 | 8.666
7Vinzenz HoeckAustria14.6666.1 | 8.566
8Vahagn DavtyanArmenia14.6586.0 | 8.658

VAULT FINAL

RankGymnastCountryAverageScoreBreakdown
1Igor RadivilovUkraine14.71615.000
14.433
6.0 | 9.000
5.6 | 8.833
2Andrey MedvedevIsrael14.65814.633
14.683
5.6 | 9.033
5.6 | 9.083
3Giarnni Regini-MoranGreat Britain14.58314.766
14.400
5.6 | 9.166
5.6 | 8.800
4Yahor SharamkouBelarus14.54914.433
14.666
5.2 | 9.233
5.6 | 9.066
5Courtney TullochGreat Britain14.51614.733
14.300
5.6 | 9.133
5.6 | 8.700
6Artur DavtyanArmenia14.49914.166
14.833
5.6 | 8.666 | -0.100
5.6 | 9.233
7Nikita NagornyyRussia14.03314.600
13.466
5.6 | 9.000
5.6 | 7.866
8Loris FrascaFrance14.01614.700
13.333
5.6 | 9.100
5.6 | 7.833 | -0.100

PARALLEL BARS FINAL

RankGymnastCountryScoreBreakdown
1Ferhat AricanTurkey15.3006.6 | 8.700
2David BelyavskiyRussia15.1336.5 | 8.633
3Christian BaumannSwitzerland15.1006.4 | 8.700
Lukas DauserGermany15.1006.4 | 8.700
5Illia KovtunUkraine14.9336.3 | 8.633
6Nikita NagornyyRussia14.6666.1 | 8.566
7Pablo BraeggerSwitzerland14.6006.2 | 8.400
8Ahmet OnderTurkey9.6664.4 | 5.266

HIGH BAR FINAL

RankGymnastCountryScoreBreakdown
1David BelyavskiyRussia14.0665.6 | 8.466
2Andreas TobaGermany13.8336.2 | 7.633
3Adem AsilTurkey13.7665.9 | 7.866
4Carlo MacchiniItaly13.6006.0 | 7.600
5Ahmet OnderTurkey13.4665.0 | 8.466
6Christian BaumannSwitzerland13.4665.9 | 7.566
7Pablo BraeggerSwitzerland13.3336.4 | 6.933
8Krisztian BalazsHungary12.6005.6 | 7.000

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