Harlow Gymnastics Club bring back haul of medals from Colchester event
News / Mon 12th Jun 2023 at 07:49am
FIFTEEN medals and myriad rosettes for Harlow Gymnastics at the General Gymnastics levels competition held in Colchester.
Poppy-Rose Dear triumphed with the gold medal and trophy for bars as well as silver medals on vault, beam and floor, placing 1st overall in the age 9 level 4 event, with teammate Sophia Hutchings dazzling with a trio of trophies and gold medals for vault, beam and floor, placing 2nd overall.
Renee Stewart accomplished bronze medals on both vault and floor finishing in 6th place overall in the level 5 age 12-13 event. In the same event Lucy Brough earned the bronze medal on bars and 4th place rosette on vault finishing in 4th place overall, with teammate Layla Clark capturing the bronze medal on beam. Finishing in 3rd place overall, Milli Battelley received the 4th place rosette for beam and 6th place rosette on bars. Sofia Shraka achieved the 4th place rosette on floor finishing in 7th overall, while Lara Petridis gained the 6th place rosette for beam and finished in 8th place overall. Molly Mathers and Poppy Bridgewater placed 16th and 17th overall respectively.
In the level 4 age 10-11, Isla Edwards was rewarded with the bronze medal on bars, and a duo of 4th place rosettes for beam and floor, finishing in 5th place overall. Narrowly behind in 6th place overall, Delilah Cavendish collected the bronze medal for beam and 6th place rosette on floor, with Ava Kashket attaining 4th place rosette on vault and 6th place rosette on floor finishing 7th overall.
In the level 5 age 10-11 event, Olivia Beckwith was rewarded with the bronze medal on floor, and rosettes for 4th place on vault, 5th on bars and 6th on beam, finishing in 5th place overall. Teammates Dulcey Pope, Eva Reeves and Shilah Wynter placed 9th, 10th and 11th overall respectively.
Sienna Harvey secured the bronze medal for beam in the age 9 level 3 event, as well as the 5th place rosette for vault and 6th place rosette on floor, finishing in 7thposition overall. In the same event, Amalie Horsfall finished in 10th position overall after obtaining rosettes for 5th place on beam and 6th on bars.
Meanwhile in the level 3 age 10-11 event, Peyton Poole took the 4th place rosette for bars to finishing in 8th position overall. Alexia Dolan gained 5th place rosette for vault finishing in 11th overall, with teammate Gracie Little narrowly behind in 12th place overall.
Poppy-Rose Dear, Sophia Hutchings, Renee Stewart, Lucy Brough, Layla Clark, Isla Edwards, Delilah Cavendish, Olivia Beckwith and Sienna Harvey have all qualified to represent Essex in the East Regional final.