07 May

WEST STREET GYMNASTS TRIUMPH AT NATIONAL LEVEL

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WEST STREET GYMNASTS TRIUMPH AT NATIONAL LEVEL

On 20th Feb 2016 Acrobatic Gymnasts from West Street Gorseinon traveled to the National Sports Center of Wales in Cardiff to compete in the Welsh NDP finals. Once again they demonstrated that they are the leading club in Wales by winning 8 gold, 4 silver and 2 bronze medals. 33 gymnasts qualified to represent Wales in the Celtic Cup taking place this year in Northern Ireland. The gymnasts were accompanied by coaches Sophie Bevan, Katie Jenkins and Sophie John. Katie stated “we are really proud of what the gymnasts have achieved and it is just reward for the many hours they spend in the gym developing their skills and fitness levels”. We would like to thank all our sponsors, committee members, parents and the local council whose help is greatly appreciated.

09 Nov

West Street Gymnasts Stand Out at 2015 Welsh Championships

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On the Weekend of the 17th of October 2015 gymnasts from West Street Gymnastics Center, Gorseinon traveled to North Wales to compete in the Acrobatics Gymnastics Welsh Championships.  The standard of competition was high but the West Street Gymnasts won 15 Gold, 2 Silver and 2 Bronze medals. Sophie Bevan, club coach and administrator, said “The competition was strong but every member of the West Street Squad won a medal and 18 gymnasts qualified to represent Wales in Holland in November”.  Lisa Thomas who leads the coaching team commented “Standards get higher each year and our gymnasts have to work hard to maintain the level required, this is a good start to the competition season but gymnasts can’t rest on their laurels as now they have to focus on British competitions which start in a few weeks time”.  The club which runs on a voluntary basis would like to thank parents, local businesses, the local council, the club committee and all supporters for their help and backing over the past year.

14 Aug

Acrobatic Gymnastics Fun Day Taster Session

OPEN FUN DAY / TASTER SESSION

Open to all children 8 years and over, Male and Female
No gymnastics experience necessary
Saturday 22nd August 2015, 10am – 12pm – COST: £5

No need to book just come along!
Come and try out gymnastics which forms the basis of many other sports and activities such as football, rugby, dancing, cheer-leading etc….
Be the fittest in your team, develop your strength and flexibility! Eventually you could even become and international gymnast like many other at the club.
During the session demonstrations will be given by our elite squad to demonstrate the standards that can be achieved.
At the end of the session all will be given an individual list of the classes that would be suitable for them to develop their personal ability and skills.