City of Birmingham Womens Artistic gymnasts excelled at the West Midlands Compulsory and National grades championships which were recently held at the GMAC, Birmingham. The outstanding performances have resulted in eight girls qualifying through to national finals.

Well done to our first time and youngest age group competitors Sienna and Lydia who competed in Compulsory 5 and became West midland regional compulsory 5 champion and bronze medalist, respectively. In the compulsory 4 competition well done also goes to Diaz who took the bronze medal position and a place in the forthcoming national finals. In the compulsory 3 competition congratulations to Miriam who took the championship title, Lissie the silver medal position and Sofia 4th place, all three girls will represent the west midlands at national finals.

In the National Grade 3 championships success continued to flow when Kristelle took the championship title and Dinah placed 4th overall which means that both girls will be going to national finals. In the National Grade 4 championships further medals were achieved by Kelsey, who took the championship title and Tori who took overall silver medal position, both girls will be going to national finals. Final congratulations go to Montana who took 1st place in the Out of Age compulsory 3 championships.

Well done to all City of Birmingham gymnasts who competed over the weekend and to coaches Jody Kime, Krystie Newton, Lesley Browne and Matthew Woolley