At the end of term 1, a group of trampolinists travelled down for a weekend to take part in a trampoline competition at Ice Trampoline in Rangiora, Christchurch. As well as trampolining, we ate donuts, swam, played in playgrounds, and went rock climbing. Awesome trip! Four of our Porirua kids had not competed on trampoline before, so entered in the 'recreational competition' levels.
Porirua Gymsports sent 7 gymnasts to the excel gymnastics comp held at Rimutaka gymsports. All of them have been working hard all term towards this event, and have earned their great results. Everyone got red / gold stars on their certificates. Special congratulations to Lilah Eagar who won the Level 1 comp overall, and to Sienna Jade Stanley and Cocobelle Umaga Marshall who d
Welcome back from Nationals to all the 8 Porirua Gymsport athletes who attended the Natioanl Gymnastics Chamoionships in Tauranga in the school holidays. We would like to give a special mention to our four 9 year old members of the Wellington tramp team to Nationals - Flynn Cassidy, Ashtyn Reidy, Charlie Sangwine and Maggie Elias. This is the first year these guys have been old enough to be all
On 15th September 13 members of Porirua gymsports attended the gymnastics festival at Rimutaka gym club. A great time was had by all, and our gymnasts performed beautifully! There were lots of gold star performances. A few of our gymnasts were rewarded with medals for getting gold stars on every apparatus. Pictured are some of our stage one gymnasts, Milla, Nivayah, Caitlin and Joshua
Last weekend Poirirua Gymsports had 14 gymnasts competing in an excel competition at Rimutaka gym. There were many impressive performances, too many to list, but here are the highlights... Haylee Desai, level 3 - 2nd on vault. Epiny Rowsell, level 3 - 2nd on floor, third on vault Ruby Ackerman, level 1 - 4th on floor Holly Neville - level 1, 4th on bar Katie Oliver, level 1 - 1st
Georgia Pittams, represented Porirua GymSports at an aerobics competition in New Plymouth on the 2-3rd June. She placed 4th after the heats and pulled out an awesome routine in the finals to finish in 3rd place in the Open Level 4, 15-17 yrs division. Georgia attained the required marks to qualify for Nationals in October, so she now needs to repeat the performance at
Just back from Christchurch for our first competition of the season. Great trip, everyone produced some good routines, and we managed to get a few people onto the podium! Nicole Feltham - 15-16 year women - first place DMT, third place trampoline Isaac Cheung - 13-14 year men - third place trampoline Caleb Cam - 11-12 year men - First place DMT Ashtyn Reidy - 10 and under men - third pl