The medal marvels

August 04 2017

MEMBERS of a Longwell Green gymnastics club have a spring in their step after tasting success at a recent British championships.

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MEMBERS of a Longwell Green gymnastics club have a spring in their step after tasting success at a recent British championships.

Girls from Majestics Gymnastics emerged triumphant after travelling to Liverpool's Echo Arena to take part in the 2017 TeamGym British Championships.

Two teams achieved British medals with two other teams achieving fifth and six place.

Michelle Prideaux, who co-directs the club with Candice Fry, said: "They performed on floor, vault, trampette and tumble track against the top qualifying teams in the country from a qualifying competition in March this year.Not only did they achieve their first British gymnastics medals they also achieved their top floor scores and personnel bests on all apparatus."

The club, in Aldermoor Way, hosts classes for all ages and abilitie. For more info, visit www.majesticgymnastics.co.uk