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Irina Marica
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Irina holds a BA in Journalism and has been part of the Romania-Insider.com team since its early days in 2011. She likes to keep the Romania-insider.com readers informed every day. Irina reports on various topics, on a wide range of areas such as politics, social or entertainment. She also writes travel or leisure articles, as well as interviews. She splits her time between Sinaia, her hometown, and Bucharest. Being born and raised in a mountain town, Irina loves spending time in nature, but she also likes to read, write, listen to music, travel, teach her dog new tricks and listen to other people’s stories (so don’t hesitate to contact her for an interview if you have an interesting story that you want to share with the Romania-insider.com readers). She dreams to visit Iceland one day and maybe get to see the Arctic Monkeys play live.  You can send her press releases or feedback on her stories by emailing [email protected]

 

Romania sends 26 athletes to the 2018 Olympic Winter Games

Romania will be represented by 26 athletes at the XXIII Olympic Winter Games, which will be organized between February 9 and February 25, 2018 in PyeongChang, Gangwon Province, Republic of Korea.

They will compete in alpine skiing, biathlon, bobsleigh, cross-country skiing, luge, skeleton, ski jumping, and speed skating.

Alexandru George Barbu and Ania Monica Germaine Caill are the two athletes who will compete for Romania at alpine skiing, while Alin Florin Cioanca, Paul Constantin Pepene and Timea Lorincz will represent Romania in the cross-country skiing competition.

Also, Daniela Vasilica Haralambie will be the Romanian athlete participating in the ski jumping competition, Eva Tofalvi, Cornel Dumitru Puchianu, Nicolae Remus Faur, George Razvan Buta, Gheorghe Iulian Pop and Marius Petru Ungureanu will compete for Romania in biathlon, and Raluca Stramaturaru (women’s single), Valentin Cretu, Andrei Turea (men’s single), Cosmin Atodiresei, Stefan Musei (doubles) will compete in the luge events.

Meanwhile, the Romanian athletes representing Romania in the bobsleigh competition are Mihai Cristian Tentea and Nicolae Ciprian Daroczi (2-men), and Dorin Alexandru Grigore, Florin Cezar Craciun, Levente Bartha and Paul Muntean (4-men). In the skeleton event, Romania will be represented by Dorin Dumitru Velicu and Maria Marinela Mazilu, while Alexandra Ianculescu will compete in the speed skating – women’s 500m event.

The Romanian Olympic team will also include 24 coaches.

Irina Marica, [email protected]

(photo source: Cosr.ro)

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Irina Marica
Senior Editor

Irina holds a BA in Journalism and has been part of the Romania-Insider.com team since its early days in 2011. She likes to keep the Romania-insider.com readers informed every day. Irina reports on various topics, on a wide range of areas such as politics, social or entertainment. She also writes travel or leisure articles, as well as interviews. She splits her time between Sinaia, her hometown, and Bucharest. Being born and raised in a mountain town, Irina loves spending time in nature, but she also likes to read, write, listen to music, travel, teach her dog new tricks and listen to other people’s stories (so don’t hesitate to contact her for an interview if you have an interesting story that you want to share with the Romania-insider.com readers). She dreams to visit Iceland one day and maybe get to see the Arctic Monkeys play live.  You can send her press releases or feedback on her stories by emailing [email protected]

 

Romania sends 26 athletes to the 2018 Olympic Winter Games

Romania will be represented by 26 athletes at the XXIII Olympic Winter Games, which will be organized between February 9 and February 25, 2018 in PyeongChang, Gangwon Province, Republic of Korea.

They will compete in alpine skiing, biathlon, bobsleigh, cross-country skiing, luge, skeleton, ski jumping, and speed skating.

Alexandru George Barbu and Ania Monica Germaine Caill are the two athletes who will compete for Romania at alpine skiing, while Alin Florin Cioanca, Paul Constantin Pepene and Timea Lorincz will represent Romania in the cross-country skiing competition.

Also, Daniela Vasilica Haralambie will be the Romanian athlete participating in the ski jumping competition, Eva Tofalvi, Cornel Dumitru Puchianu, Nicolae Remus Faur, George Razvan Buta, Gheorghe Iulian Pop and Marius Petru Ungureanu will compete for Romania in biathlon, and Raluca Stramaturaru (women’s single), Valentin Cretu, Andrei Turea (men’s single), Cosmin Atodiresei, Stefan Musei (doubles) will compete in the luge events.

Meanwhile, the Romanian athletes representing Romania in the bobsleigh competition are Mihai Cristian Tentea and Nicolae Ciprian Daroczi (2-men), and Dorin Alexandru Grigore, Florin Cezar Craciun, Levente Bartha and Paul Muntean (4-men). In the skeleton event, Romania will be represented by Dorin Dumitru Velicu and Maria Marinela Mazilu, while Alexandra Ianculescu will compete in the speed skating – women’s 500m event.

The Romanian Olympic team will also include 24 coaches.

Irina Marica, [email protected]

(photo source: Cosr.ro)

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