Bristol United Gymnastics Invitational
Sunday 5th October was the date for the above competition held this year at, The Forest of Dean Gymnastics Club. There were 3 clubs from Bristol, 2 clubs from Dorset, 1 from Woking, 1 from Hannover (Germany) and The Gym Centre Cheltenham entering in to this top event of the South West Gymnastics calendar.
9 Girls were entered from The Gym Centre, In The Level 5 Born 1994 category, Laura Smart, Leckhampton School, Emily Bon, Bourton on the water School, and Alexis Kaliszewski, St Gregory's did very well to come half way up the table in this section of 22 Gymnasts, Coming 7th 8th and 11th respectively.
In the Level 5, Born 1993 Tara Kaliszewski, St Gregory's School took the Silver Medal, with a score of 21.26, and team mate Alexandra Mac-Eachern, Nounton Park School came 5th, only 0.78 behind.
Level 5, 1992 We had only 1 Gymnast in this category, Savannah De-Villez, Airthrie School, took the Bronze with a score of 23.92.
Level 4 1993 Leah Banks, Birdlip School, and Rosie Milam, Coberley School, Came 9th and 11th.
Level 3 1992 Sophie Bogdiukiewicz , Burford Secondary School Came 6th.
This was a very high powered competition, with some very strong opposition that all regularly train in purpose-built facilities, the Cheltenham Girls Proved that they are up to that level of Competition and with a purpose-built facility of our own we could compete with any one.