LADYWELL GYMNASTICS CLUB
Club Gymnasts Close Year Successfully at International Competition
As the Festive Season draws near every year, there is always a flurry of activity as gymnasts are prepared for the annual trip to Luxembourg for the Christmas Cup Gymnastics Competition. Ladywell has an enviable record of success at this particular Competition. This year, the 10th Anniversary of the event was no different; with the Senior Team winning the Bronze Medal, Simone Ming winning the Individual Silver Medal and Anna Manso de Zuniga winning the Individual Gold Medal in the Christmas Youth Cup. View the full results with photos' here
Club Display Team turns it on at Gymnastics Display Festival
Every year in early October, the culmination of almost a year's hard work manifests itself in the London Festival of Gymnastics, held at The Brentwood Leisure Centre, Essex.
Display Coach, Sinaid, with assistance from fellow coach Jenny throughout the year, assembled a group of gymnasts, comprising both new and experienced children, who despite practicing for only one hour per week, represented the Club with distinction at this event. View a selection of photos' here
Club gymnasts travel to Malta for International Competition
A group of gymnasts and coaches from the Club traveled to Malta on 17 July to attend the Gymstars International Invitational Competition. The heady mix of a beautiful location, fantastic weather and warm local hospitality ensured the party had a wonderful stay in Tarxien. The Competition Results are available for viewing here with a page of photos' available here.
Ladywell Annual Club Championship's are a huge success!
A brilliant turn out from both parents, family members and gymnasts ensured that the fifth Annual Club Championships turned out to be a resounding success. For many of the gymnasts this was their first ever taste of competition and despite a few nerves, they all performed brilliantly on the day in front of their highly appreciative audience. A full list of results and photos' are available here.
Ladywell Gym Club participates in unique Event
A Truly Unique Event was held recently over the River Thames when members of the Club joined other gymnasts, artists and cheerleaders to perform a series of cartwheels across the infamous Millennium Bridge. The event marked the beginning of the London Dance Festival. A selection of photographs taken at the event and some background are viewable here.
Ladywell Gym Club Fund Raising Fun Day
A Fun Day was held recently beside the Club premises in support of the fund raising effort to send a Team to the International Competition in Malta. Thankfully the weather held and the event proved a roaring success - as can be seen in the collection of photo's on display here.
London Youth Games Torch Visits Ladywell Gym Club
The London Youth Games Torch, lit recently by London Mayor Boris Johnson, has paid a visit to Ladywell Gymnastics Club, which acts as the Training Centre for the Lewisham London Youth Games Gymnastics Team. The Torch was on a whirlwind visit of all the London Boroughs'.
In the photo above, Lewisham Councilor Chris Best, a member of the 2012 Forum, holds the Torch, surrounded on this occasion not by burly Chinese Minders, but by members of the Lewisham London Youth Games Gymnastics Team.
Two Gold and Two Silver Medals for Ladywell at LGF Individual Age Group Competition
Four Ladywell gymnast's brought their hard training to bear at the LGF Bronze Competition, held at Heathrow Gymnastics Club. Well done to Ophelie Zahui and Gemma Simmons for winning Gold and Rhyanna Banton and Bryony Gill for winning Silver Medals. Check the Results Page for more details.
Three Gold Medals for Ladywell at LGF Bronze Competition
Three Ladywell gymnast's certainly rose to the occasion at the LGF Bronze Competition, held at Cheam Gymnastics Club on 19th May. They each won the Gold Medal! Well done to Quynh Trinh, Darcy D'wan and Antonia Patterson. Check the Results Page for more details.