Well done to the City of Birmingham Gymnastics Club Rhythmic squad who managed a clean sweep at the recent British Team Championships and Group League Round 3 Championships which were held at Fenton manor, Stoke-on-Trent, 21/22nd November. There were two British championship event titles to be decided across the weekend, the first was the Elite Group League in which we entered three teams as follows:
The Senior team: Gold Medalists
Connie Allen, Helena Bailey, Mimi Cesar, Shania Farrell, Sharna Healy and Jessica Watson
The Junior Team A (Thorns): Gold medalists
Nicole Allen, Louise Greenfield, Natasha Hodson, Ailis McGuiness and Lauren Moult
The Junior Team B (Roses):Bronze Medalists
Victoria Williams, Emily Hawkins, Elizabeth Varaksini, Bess Bateman, Sophie Debear
The second competition was the British Team Championships in which a combination of scores across all of the age groups are collated in order to decide who the 2015 championship club of the year would be. For this competition the City of Birmingham team comprised of Espoires: Daisy Burke, Camone Gorden, Amelie Howard, Alarna Turton along with Fran Barker and all of the above gymnasts who competed in the Elite Group competition. City of Birmingham Gymnastics Club triumphed in this event and took the championships title.
Well done to head coach Lisa Higgins and assistant coaches Tracey Bedwell and Charlotte Farrell, a great end to the 2015 competition season.