1978 USSR Championships

Team Gold Medalist


All-Around Gold Medalist

Elena Mukhina

Preceded by

1977 USSR Championships

Succeeded by

1979 USSR Championships

The 1978 USSR Championships were held in Chelyabinsk from April 16-22.

Format of Competition

Gymnasts competed with their team for the team title and as individuals for the all-around competition. Scores higher than 10 could be given for routines with exceptional difficulty.


Event Gold Silver Bronze
Team CSKA Burevestnik Profsoyuz
All-Around Elena Mukhina
Tatiana Arzhannikova
Elena Naimushina

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