Nailympics winners announced

The winners of London’s third Nailympics nail competition have been announced.

The Nailympics took place at Olympia Beauty on September 23 to 24 and saw winners across ten categories with 96 medals awarded in total.

The winners were separated into three levels: novice, apprentice and master. 
 
The novice category was for anyone that had never competed before, apprentice represented those that has competed before in any nail competition in the world but had never been placed, and the master category was for anyone that had been placed in or won a competition anywhere in the world. 
 
The first place winners for each category are:
 
Soak-off Gel Manicure
Master: Noemi Olah, Italy
Apprentice: Pepi Ivanova, Bulgaria
Novice: Laura D’Avino, Italy
 
Stiletto
Master: Anna Wesolowska, Italy
Apprentice: Kristina Berzina Schafer, Germany
Novice: Dora Gyimesi, Hungary
 
Acrylic Nail Sculpture
Master: Eva Darabos, Hungary
Apprentice: Nikoletta Assenbrenner, Hungary
Novice: Dora Gyimesi, Hungary
 
Mixed Media
Master: Maria De Lourdes, Mexico
Apprentice: Anna Scherbakova, Russia
Novice: Bettina Marton, Hungary
 
Fantasy
Master: Dario Marzello, Italy
Apprentice: Mariya Vasileva, Bulgaria
Novice: Corinne Bailey, UK
 
Acrylic Tip and Overlay
Master: Nikoletta Ban, Hungary
Apprentice: Ekaterina Kaznetsova, Russia
Novice: Viktoriia Kysil, Ukraine
 
Gel Open
Master: Elizaveta Ermilova, Russia
Apprentice: Natalya Zhenina, Russia
Novice: Anna Pobedinskaya, Estonia
 
Nail Embellishment
Master: Federica De Rosa, Italy
Apprentice: Anita Podoba, Hungary
Novice: Rosalia Fama Italy
 
Top UK Tech
Master: Hazel Dixon
Apprentice: Olga Clapcott
Novice: Thuy Tran 
 
Team Trophy 
Master: Crystal Nails Best
Apprentice: Rome Nail Academy
Novice: Nail Harmony Belgium 
 
Winner of Winners 
Master: Eva Darabos Hungary
Apprentice: Pepi Ivanova Bulgaria
Novice Viktoriia Kysil Ukraine 
 
Highest Individual Scorer 
Virginia Arleo - Argentina