Valeria Tomei will compete at the FEI World Vaulting Female Championships for Italy. Get to know her in our mini interview!

1. Please describe yourself in three words.

> Sunny person

> Determined

> Friendly

2. Who are your team members?

Silvia (lounger) Ducati (horse) Valeria (vaulter)

3. How did you experience the qualification process? What were your challenges on the way to the Championships?

The road to this championship was long and difficult, I had some injuries but luckily everything went well!

4. What was your best (or funniest) vaulting moment? 

During the last qualifying, I was doing the best technical test of my life and at one point I practically slided from sitting. The funny thing was my face when I realized that I had fallen from the easiest exercise of the technical😅😅. My face was like “is not possible”😂

5. What do you expect from the World Championships 2022? What are your goals?

I will try to do my best in these 3 races, I would like to surpass the marks obtained in the qualifications and I want to enjoy the results of my work.

6. What’s your freestyle theme 2022 and why?

My theme represents the passage between the classic and the modern, the evolution of music and more generally of the era in which we live. I chose this one because it is a year of great change for all of us.

7. Any news or announcements for the Vaulting World?

Good luck to all ! We will see some good 🤩🤞🏻