Schedules released for the 2022 Welsh Rhythmic Championships
The full schedules have now been released for the 2022 Welsh Rhythmic Open & Closed Championships taking place at Sport Wales National Centre in Cardiff over the weekend of 4/5 June.
In what are sure to be two days of thrilling action across the age groups, it will also be the last chance for our Commonwealth Games long list rhythmic gymnasts to impress ahead of selection for Birmingham.
Last year this event, held over the August Bank Holiday weekend, marked the return of competitive gymnastics in Wales with spectators in attendance – after almost 18 months in hibernation as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gemma Frizelle walked away with the senior all-around title and all four apparatus titles in 2021 and will be back as defending champion.
In the junior competition, 15-year-old Eirlys Jones will be looking to add the Welsh crown to the British junior all-around title she won in Telford less than a fortnight ago.