Monday, 25 March 2013

Laura wins in Canada!

Congratulations to Laura Halford who recently competed in the “ Millenium Cup” in Vancouver, Canada, representing Wales along with team mates Gemma, Rhiannon and Nikara.

Laura won the senior championships and came home with the senior trophy and 2 individual golds in clubs and ribbon, plus 2 silver medals in ball and hoop.

Really excellent result - well done Laura!

Monday, 4 March 2013

West Wilts Esprit - Trowbridge

Sunday 24 Feb. saw some of our 6-10 year old squad gymnasts travel to Trowbridge for this friendly Floor & Vault competition.
It was a long day and all the gymnasts were very patient and kept their concentration throughout. All producing some excellent work.

Category ‘C’ -
6&7 year olds - Esprit’s youngest competitiors got off to a great start with a brilliant Gold for Millie Gillett, Bronze for Ashleigh Olley and 4th for Macey Stephens.

8 year olds - Esme Goodwin and Katie Broadfield shared a brilliant Gold medal, whilst Talia Hayward secured Bronze and Georgia Headlong (5th), all showing strong routines.

9 year olds - More great performances saw Sophie Ockwell and Jasmine Passmore tie for the Bronze medal, whilst Mia Grace (6th), Joanna Rossmore (7th), Tori Sainsbury (8th) and Kimmy Shopland (10th), all followed closely behind.

10 year olds - Category ‘C” was rounded off nicely with more good scores from Natalia Chwalek (4th).

Category ‘D’ -
8&9 year olds - This section saw a clean sweep for Esprit, with Eva Straw (Gold), Millie Smith (Silver), Heather Alabaster (Bronze). They were followed by Lily Young, Phoebe Young and Charlotte Alabaster, who were 4th, 5th and 6th respectively.

Category ‘F’ -
10+ year olds - The oldest of Esprit’s gymnasts gave the club its final clean sweep of the day, with the top eleven places going to our girls. In order Melina Selba won Gold, Lucy Ovendon Silver and Elizabeth Rowland Bronze. 

They were followed closely behind, by Lily Gage (4th), Mair Thomas (5th), Yasmin Dennis (6th), Harley Jay Trivett (7th), Olivia Murray & Imogen Vaughan (8th), Kiera McGrory (10th) and Kira Mertha (11th).