Huntingdon Gymnastics Clubs talented girls enjoy success at Peterborough

Ava, Rose Ellis, Emily Randerson, Niamh Matthews and Lauren Morehen of Huntingdon Gymnastics Club.

Ava, Rose Ellis, Emily Randerson, Niamh Matthews and Lauren Morehen of Huntingdon Gymnastics Club. - Credit: HUNTINGDON GYMNASTICS

There was success across the board for Huntingdon Gymnastics Club at a competition in Peterborough.

Fifteen women’s artistic gymnasts from the club heading to the event hosted by Spiral Gymnastics, a number that thrilled the coaches.

For some this was their first real competition but all 15 passed their grade, and thirteen were placed either first, second or third in their age groups.

Josie McKew and Ava Jacklin of Huntingdon Gymnastics Club.

Josie McKew and Ava Jacklin of Huntingdon Gymnastics Club. - Credit: HUNTINGDON GYMNASTICS

Josie McKew took first and Ava Jacklin second in the club six category while in the compulsory six group Lilah Rowell Herman was second and Gracie Baker third.

In the club five Pattie Dobbyne was first with Kayley Wixon the first in the 10-11 age group.

Gracie Baker, Lilah Rowell Herman, Kayley Wixon, Pattie Dobyne and Scarlet of Huntingdon Gymnastics Club.

Gracie Baker, Lilah Rowell Herman, Kayley Wixon, Pattie Dobyne and Scarlet of Huntingdon Gymnastics Club. - Credit: HUNTINGDON GYMNASTICS

The regional four saw Madison Brocklebank and Poppy Younger (11-12) first and Tabbitha Norton (11-12) second while in regional three Emily Randerson (11-12) and Rose Ellis (13+) were second.

Tabbitha Norton, Poppy Younger, Madison Brocklebank and Evie of Huntingdon Gymnastics Club.

Tabbitha Norton, Poppy Younger, Madison Brocklebank and Evie of Huntingdon Gymnastics Club. - Credit: HUNTINGDON GYMNASTICS

Lastly in regional two there was firsts for Lauren Morehen (12-13) and Niamh Matthews (14+).

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Charlotte McKenna, deputy head of women’s artistic at Huntingdon said: "It was a great result for the gymnasts and the club, I am so proud of all of them.

"A massive well done to all the girls and the team back at Huntingdon."