gymnastics club celebrates £23,000 equipment boost
Highbridge gymnastics club has received a major funding boost
that will help it buy much-needed new equipment.
Gymnastics Club, which opened its new premises in Brue Way on
Highbridge's Walrow Industrial Estate earlier this year, has received
grants totalling £23,000 from Burnham and Highbridge Town
Council, Sedgemoor District Council, a Highbridge Community Fund
and British Gymnastics.
"This welcome funding is enabling us to purchase equipment
to encourage over 12's into the sport," Club Secretary Sue
Merrett told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
have just started a new group for 11-18 year-olds on a Saturday
morning at 9am. The new equipment will also help our adult sessions
on Monday evenings."
also have been able to purchase new equipment for toddlers and
pre-school sessions. This equipment will also be available to
families booking birthday parties."