Olympic Gymnastics Club took 21 young gymnasts to Wiltshire to contest the 2019
Wiltshire Winter Warmer Championships held at Wiltshire School of
Gymnastics. For all 21 gymnasts, this
was the furthest they had travelled with the club and had a thoroughly
enjoyable and successful weekend.
Winter Theme to the competition Round 1 saw the gymnasts in the Penguins
Section compete in various age groups. Isabelle Ahern competed in the Green
group and earned a 5th
place finish aided by a 1st place on Beam.
In the Orange group Pippa Hanson-Walker earned a 2nd place Overall,
helped with 3rd on Bars, 2nd Beam and a 1st place on Floor, whilst Sophia
Schofield collected 3rd place on vault for a 4th place Overall finish. The Purple
group saw Scarlett Moore take the
Overall title in 1st place with Daisy Whittaker close behind in 2nd Overall. Scarlett
was also credited with 2nd on Vault,
3rd Bars, 1st Beam and 1st Floor, with Daisy being rewarded with 1st on Vault,
1st Bars and 2nd Floor. Olivia-May
Hibbert competed in the Blue section earning a 5th place Overall, and a well
deserved 1st place on Floor. Alba
Giordani 5th, Lottie Peacocke 8th and Ava Dixon 10th all contested the Pink
section of the Snowmen competition. Ava
took 1st place on Vault with Alba in 2nd.
with the Snowman event in Round 2 the Blue group saw Maisie Whitlow warrant a 2nd
place Overall, followed by Freya Howarth in 3rd and Holly Aylett in 4th. Maisie
also collected 2nd on Vault and 3rd on
Beam, with Holly earning 3rd on Vault, and Freya 3rd on Bars. The Black section
earned Grace Risby a 3rd
place Overall, also collecting 1st on Vault and 2nd on Beam and Floor. Grace
Dudley had an 11th place finish in the
White event, with Abigail Hinchliff having a similar finish in the Green
group. Lyla Briddon 4th, Evie Dixon 7th
and Isla Dixon 10th contested the Purple group.
Lyla was deserved of a 2nd place on Vault and a 1st place on Beam, followed
by Evie in 2nd on Beam.
3 rounded off the day as Poppy Gethin-Jones had a fantastic 3rd place finish in
the Polar Bears Competition. Mische
Eaton earned a 6th place Overall, with Leah Derby in 8th position. Poppy had
a steady competition all around to
also earn 3rd placings on Vault, Bars and Floor.
TO ALL INVOLVED.
THANKYOU TO WILTSHIRE SCHOOL OF
GYMNASTICS FOR A GREAT COMPETITION DAY.