Club News

Swifts Invitational Acro Competition 2nd & 3rd November 2019 Well done to everyone who took part everyone did really well Grade 1 Women's pairs Nikita White & Lily Harris 3rd Tessa Whitelegge & Pippa Balchin Grade 2 Women's pairs Sally Grove & Aela-Jayne Williams Grade 2 Mixed pairs Oliver Sinani& Mia Chambers 2nd Grade 2 Women's groups Alana Mcmahon, Charlotte Keigher & Maisie Mcgrath 3rd Grade 3 Women's pairs Pippa King & Sofia Cano 3rd Grade 3 Mixed pairs Isaac Brown & Macey Hobbs 3rd Grade 3 Women's groups Megan Hollis, Peyton Maibaum-Peiris & Racile Khodr 4th Grade 4 Women's groups Dakota Le Maitre, Zara Rebholz & Isobel Harris 1st Grade 5 Women's pairs Ellie Heritage & Bella Walton 1st Georgia Thomas & Sophie Atkinson 3rd Grade 5 Women's groups Fliss McGirr, Lois Allman & Laila Hart 2nd IDP Women's pairs Lauren Hawes & Isabella Rose 1st Swifts Invitational Acro Competition 2nd & 3rd November 2019 Full Results Mike Walker Invitational Tumble Competition 26th & 27th October 2019 Well done to everyone who took part in the competition everyone

British Acro Championships 2019  On the weekend of the 26th, 27th and 28th July two of our Acrobatic gymnasts took part in the 2019 British Championship Series held at the M&S Arena Liverpool.  Natasha Chan & Laila Hart competed together as part of the 11-16 world age group at the Acrobatic British Championships and finished a very creditable 12 place performing a very complex balance routine and a stunning dynamic routine, It was an amazing venue where the girls held their own against current world and European medalists. We are very proud of you girls. Natasha Chan & Laila Hart - British Championships 2019 British NDP Tumble Finals & Regional Team finials 2019  On the weekend of the 8th & 9th of June 4 gymnasts took part in the in the Tumble regional team finals held at the Arena Birmingham. With 100% of runs completed and helping the South East Region to

During the week of 8th July, our display squad of 35 gymnasts plus coaches and chaperones, set off to Dornbirn in Austria to participate in the World Gymnaestrada – a once every four years, non-competitive festival of gymnastics. The World Gymnaestrada is an international event with 23,000 participants from 62 different countries. The girls had an incredible jam-packed seven days of gymnastics – performing, rehearsing, spectating and mixing with gymnasts from all over the world. They were accommodated for the week in a school in Lauterach along with other British teams and had lunch daily at the Trade Exhibition Centre in Dornbirn along with all the other many nations! The British team (made up of 30 BG clubs) started the week performing their large group display on Monday and Tuesday in the Casino Stadium. After bad weather delayed proceedings at the beginning of the week, all the Gymnaestrada participants came together

In June 2019 we changed our club name from L&G Acrobatic Gymnasts CIC to Generation Gymnasts CIC and since then it has been all systems go. We now have 4 full-time members of staff with a wealth of knowledge and experience Linda Leach, Gemma Evans, Kerrie Evans & Shannon Warner. We would also like to welcome Josie Rice back to our coaches team which she will be doing alongside her masters degree. We also have many other coaches and assistants. Linda Leach Has been involved in gymnastics for the last 50 years. She started gymnastics at the age of 11 where she showed real determination and strength. Linda has been a very successful coach in general gymnastics, acrobatics, tumbling and woman artistic. Linda Is a mother to 4 grown-up girls and grandmother to 11 including those form her step children. At the South East gymnastics awards in 2017 Linda received an award