Garioch girls shine in Perth

The Garioch Gymnasts that took part in the Gordon Forster Team Challenge Championships
The Garioch Gymnasts that took part in the Gordon Forster Team Challenge Championships

A massive well done to the gymnasts from Garioch Gymnastics Club who achieved the following fantastic results at the Level 6, Level 5 & Gordon Forster Team Championships held in Perth.

The Garioch Glitter Girls performed exceptionally well at every level of competition. Congratulations to the girls and their coaches, they have worked very hard and fully deserve all their successes.

Level 6 Team:

This was a particularly tough competition with 171 gymnasts and 31 teams.

Team Silver: Olivia Cordiner, Eryn Thom, Amber Colley, Olivia Allan-Cook and Amy Stewart

Olivia Cordiner: Silver Overall, Gold Bars, Fifth Floor; Eryn Thom: Fifth Overall, Fifth Vault, Sixth Bars; Amber Colley: Fourth Bars; Olivia Allan-Cook: Sixth Floor

Level 5 Team:

94 gymnasts and 21 teams took part

Team Fifth: Lucy Rae, Molly Simpson, Hannah Redfern and Layla Williams

Molly Simpson: Bronze Overall, Sixth Vault, Bronze Bars, Bronze Floor; Lucy Rae: Sixth Overall, Sixth Bars

Gordon Forster Team Challenge Championships

63 gymnasts and 15 teams took part. Taking part were the country’s best gymnasts, with many using this competition as a qualifier for Commonwealth Games next year.

Team Fourth: Team A: Beth McCaw, Izzy Tolometti, Erin Fraser, Daisy Willcocks and Megan Wright

Izzy Tolometti: Sixth Overall, Eighth Bars, Fifth Floor; Beth Mccaw: Sixth Vault; Megan Wright: Ninth Vault

Team Seventh: Team B: Joanne Lowe, Kerry Smith, Leandra Gray, Jovita Fawcett and Emily Morrison

Joanne Lowe: Tenth Beam

Garioch Gymnastics Club run recreational classes for boys and girls aged 4+ in Inverurie, Insch, Kintore, Oldmeldrum, Kemnay, Ellon, Newburgh and Monymusk. There are also classes for pre-school age children and fun/ freestyle classes for teenagers/ adults aged 14+.

They are also the most successful girl’s competitive club in the North East of Scotland. For more information or to put your name down for these classes please contact Elaine Murray on (01467) 628283.