Welsh tumbling rising stars at British NDP Tumbling finals

13 Jul 2016

tumbling ndp finals

Last weekend saw 21 tumblers from Wales travel to Telford to compete in the British NDP Tumbling finals. Gymnasts qualified into the final by finishing in a top 8 position in the semi finals earlier in the year. Welsh Gymnastics caught up with Kit Manager, Maria Gaynor for a round up of the competition;

"All gymnasts were accompanied by their personal and wearing their Welsh leotards, competed with confidence and pride, standing out with their strong tumble runs and superb shapes" said Maria. 

All of Wales' 21 gymnasts came away with top 8 finishes in their age group/levels, but some excelled this weekend taking podium places, and securing themselves, their coaches and clubs and the regions of Wales 9 individual medals. The competition proved a very proud end to our tumbling season. Medalists included the following;

Joseph Dunster - Kestrel GC GOLD

Georgie Davies - Kestrel GC GOLD

Teagan Ress - Carmarthen GC GOLD

Mia Sexton CCYC SILVER

Brooke Powell Allstars SILVER

Sara Thomas Carmarthen GC SILVER

Brandon James Pencoed BRONZE

Charlotte Coss Pencoed BRONZE

Evan Jones Pencoed BRONZE