Gymnasts do us proud with excellent results

By Benalla Ensign

On Sunday, May 20, the Benalla Gymnastics Club sent two teams to the first Team Gym competition for the year, which was held at Palmer’s Gymnastics in Bendigo.

For the level one team, the Benalla Angels, this was their first competition ever. They put in a fantastic performance coming away with fifth in Tumbling, third in Mini Trampoline, first on Floor and third overall.

The members of the Benalla Angels, Alia Heeps (team Captain), Ella Bast, Maya Rhodes, Georgia McLean, Ruby Richardson and Matilda Horne.

The level two team the Benalla Demons had very strong competition on the day and also did a fantastic job coming away with fourth in Tumbling, fourth in Mini Trampoline, second on Floor and fourth overall.

The members of the Benalla Demons, Sarah Neilson (team captain), Georgie Morrison, Isobel Osborne, Molly Connor, Maddison Mailer, Emily Sims and Jazmine Blyss.

Coaches Nicole Briggs and Kaitlyn Hocking were very happy with how the gymnast’s performed.

The gymnast’s and coaches are looking forward to the next competition, which will be held in July.