Gheorghe Comaneci, the father of gymnastics great Nadia Comaneci, has died. He was 76.
While providing more prospects to the States, the state of America's pastime in Europe is making big gains in popularity.
Romania gymnastics coach Nicolae Forminte has resigned.
Olympic gold medalist Sandra Izbasa has snapped her Achilles' tendon and will miss the world gymnastics championships.
Two middle distance runners from Romania could be dropped from their Olympic team after testing positive for the blood booster EPO.
Nicolae Linca, a boxer who won the welterweight gold medal at the 1956 Olympics while fighting with a broken wrist, died at his home Saturday. He was 79.
Former Romanian weightlifting world champion Valeriu Calancea has been banned for two years after testing positive for an anabolic steroid.
Three-time Olympic gold medalist Catalina Ponor is retiring from gymnastics again.
A Romanian coach has been banned for a year by his national federation for physically abusing a 15-year-old female gymnast, an official told Reuters on Tuesday.
Maria Cioncan, who won a 1,500-meter bronze medal for Romania at the Athens Olympics, died Sunday in a car accident in Bulgaria while returning from a training camp in Greece, sports officials said. She was 29.
Coaches Octavian Belu and Mariana Bitang, who led Romania's women's Olympic team to gold at the 2004 Athens Games, plan to work for another country.
The future of Romania's storied gymnastics program is in question after two top gymnasts violated their contracts by leaving a training camp over the weekend to attend a birthday party.
Romania's Olympic silver medallist and two-time world champion gymnast Marian Dragulescu announced his retirement from the sport on Monday.
Australian international Jonathan McKain has signed a three-year contract with Romanian first division club Politehnica Timisoara, the player said on Thursday.
A former Romanian gymnast who had sued her coaches, accusing them of asking for money and forcing her to compete with an injured back, dropped her claims on Thursday
The Romanian Gymnastics Federation (FRG) has decided to keep the position of women's head coach vacant in the hope that Octavian Belu changes his mind about resigning.