West Wilts Gymnastics Wins International Medals in Malta!

Malta 2016 MedalsWWG Gymnast Catherine Hall has returned from the GymStars International Invitational Competition in Tarxien, Malta, with 2 medals: a Silver on Bars and Bronze on Beam.  She also placed a fantastic 4th on Floor and 4th Overall in a field of 17 gymnasts from different countries, including several from other clubs in the UK. Catherine was only 0.35 away from an overall Bronze.

 

Malta 2016 NatalyaCoaches Sue and Leilah were thrilled with Catherine’s achievement, especially as it was WWG’s first visit to the competition.  Catherine spent one day training and one competing, and also had the opportunity to take part in a training sessions with GymStars’ elite international coach Natalya.  The competition was friendly and relaxed, with a fantastic atmosphere and team spirit.

 

Malta 2016 Pool There was also plenty of time to learn about Malta and to travel, sightsee and relax!  Now that we have made the trip and experienced Malta and the competition, WWG plans to make the trip again next year and take more gymnasts so that we can compete for Team medals as well as Individual.  Watch this space!  🙂

 

 

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