Porirua Gymnasts to Nationals
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 allowed to attend. Maggie Elias managed to get to a final on Double Mini Tramp! Charlie Sangwine only just missed out on a spot in the Trampoline final by 0.05!
Caleb Cam in the 11-12 age group also manged to get into a Trampoline final, he qualified 8th, but crept up the ladder to 7th after his final.
Nicole Feltham, competing in the 15-16 yr old womens category very narrowly missed out on a place in the final for Double Mini Tramp.
Georgia Pittams qualified 3rd going into fianls in Aerobics, but a slight error in her finals routine caused her to be bumped off the podium.
Porirua Gymsport best results from Nationals came from Oscar Elias, who qualified third to finals on trampoline, and managed to maintain his form in the final round, finishing with a bronze medal in the 13-14 year old mens category.
Congatulations on a great comp to all our team members!