The world of gymnastics is a regimented world.
Each person in it plays a largely pre-defined role. The language and images found in gymnastics magazines, books and films are very standardized and exchangeable.
Winners in Gymnastics is a series of paintings based on a children's book about famous gymnasts. Under the portrait of each gymnast is a short text from the book about this gymnast.
Alina is an invented gymnast who has her own bedroom, book and video.