Craigavon gymnasts celebrate dream debut

MEMBERS of Craigavon Gymnastics Club were jumping for joy recently after winning 20 medals at The ‘Shooting Starz Winter Challenge’ which was their first ever competition.

The team members, who all train at Craigavon Leisure Centre, entered the competition and competed against some of Northern Ireland’s most aspiring gymnasts. They showcased their many skills on the vault, bars, beams and floor – securing the vast amount of medals ,including golds, along the way.

Manager of Craigavon Leisure Centre, Stuart England, said, “We are delighted with the success of our young gymnasts at this highly competitive event. The club provides a great opportunity for local young gymnasts to hone their skills and they worked extremely hard preparing for this bout. I would like to congratulate all involved including the instructors, this has really kicked off a very successful start to our competition life.”

The club now aims to build on this success and compete at high level competitions in the future.

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