Today many of our gymnasts from our competitive womens artistic squad competed in the the Spring Indivdual Championsips at Heathrow Gymnastics Club.
For most of them it was one of many competitions now under their belts, for others the start to only their second year of comeptition and for two gymnasts it was their very first individual competition ever!
All the girls performed incredibly well with Lily, Maddy & Ruby competing in the round of 9yrs age group, all girls had a good competition and Maddy stuck all of her beam routine scoring an incredible 11.200!!
The next round of competition saw our 10yr olds compete, Izzy, Tianie & Iona. For Izzy & Tianie this was one of many competitions and they put in great performances on all pieces of apparatus. With Izzy scoring and incredible 11.300 on beam!! For Iona this was her first individual competition and she performed with ease on all pieces of apparatus with good role models to support her in the arena.
The presentations for this 10yr age group saw Izzy being awarded a BRONZE medal for her Beam!! Well done Izzy!
Next up was the round of the 12yr olds, this included Sasha, Lily, Melissa, Sophie & Naomi, for all these girls it was their first competition as seniors, but for Naomi it was her first individual comeptition ever. Naomi had great support going around the competition from the girls and good role models on how to be relaxed in a competition environment.
All the girls put in exceptional performances, resulting in Melissa being awarded a Judges Award for her spectacular casts in her bar routine, Sasha was awarded a Judges Award for her stunning floor routine, and Lily recieved GOLD for her performance on vault, doing a beautiful half on half off that had the judges stunned!
The last round of the competition saw Ellie in the 13yrs age group & Rachel.N and Rachel.G competing in the 14yrs+ age group. All three girls performed amazingly, spectacular vaults, bar routines with flo and dynamics, confident beam routines and powerful enthusisastic floor routines. Ellie finished a repesctable place in the positions, Rachel N was awarded BRONZE overall and GOLD on the vault, and Rachel G was awarded BRONZE on the floor!!
A massive well done to all the girls and congratulations on some huge scores, Judges Awards recieved and medal positions! Keep up the hard work and get preparing for Team comp at the start of June.