SUCCESS FOR YOUNG GYMNASTS
37 General Gymnastics gymnasts took part in the 2017 South East Gymnastics Floor & Vault competition held at The Guildford Spectrum on 1st October.
Eleven gymnasts won places on the podium with 4 gold, 6 silver and 1 bronze medals plus 15 gymnasts coming in positions in4 to 6 and being awarded regional ribbons. The gold winners were Isabelle Jones ,Emma Claydon ,Oliver Shepherd and Chloe Spillane with silver medals going to Freya Pearce ,Kara Macarthur ,Louise Heath ,Sophie Cox and Amber Burton and the bronze to Sunny Boyce..
While the coaching team for the these young gymnasts is led by Recreational Head Coach Yan-kay Cheung supported by Jane Redgwell and Kevin Littell this was the first time the club’s young coaches Lucy ,Amelia , Louise ,Leah and Grace have participated in a competition in a coaching capacity. They have developed as coaches through to club’s trainee scheme which supports development and progress to British Gymnastics coaching qualification and is a vital part of the clubs strategy from gymnast to coaching.