gymnastics club celebrates more medal wins
of a Burnham-On-Sea gymnastics club were celebrating more success
at the weekend after winning several medals at a regional competition
than 30 members of Monarch Gymnastics Club competed in the South
West Prelims 2010 against 25 other clubs from across the South
3 men's pair Sean McKenna and Joseph Blake gained a well-deserved
silver medal and the Grade 3 Men's Groups Sean McKenna, Conor
McKenna, Jacob Baker and Joseph Blake scored well to earn a Gold
Medal and qualify to represent the South West in the NDP Finals
to be held in Stoke-on-Trent later this year.
Alice Dymond and Jessie Svensson gained eighth place out of
34 competitors with their Grade 1 woman's pair routine, while
1 men's pair Conor McKenna and Charlie Dymond just missed out
on a bronze medal for their routine.
Hale was competing for the club in the tumbling and she just missed
out on the bronze medal, gaining fourth place out of 17 in the
national level 1.
Tony Merrett, Head Coach, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "This
is the second of many competitions held this year and the dedication
and training of the Monarch's gymnasts and coaches is already
reaping the rewards."