BRINGING HOME THE GOLD
The Southern Region Aerobic Gymnastics Competition held at Fareham Leisure Centre on the 11th March 2017 was a great kick started to the Aerobic competition season for this year.
Three members of Phoenix Dance & Gymnastics attended the event all representing Bulmershe Aerobic Gymnastics Club based in Reading, England.
Sorina Nistor competed in the Age Group 2 Individual Women's category coached by Bulmershe AGC Head Coach Kerry Scotts. Sorina performed a clean routine achieving a score of 18.200 and a well deserved gold medal and first place on the podium in both the open and closed competition.
Emily James competed with her team mates from Bulmershe AGC in the Age Group 1 Group category coached by Head Coach Kerry Scotts. The girls performed a solid routine winning them a Gold medal in both the open and closed competition. Emily commented the competition was "the best competition experience she has ever had".
Head Coach at Phoenix Dance & Gymnastics Laura James was excited to get back on the panel after revalidating her Judging qualification and passing her exam the week before. Laura commented "The competition has been a brilliant experience for us all, myself and the girls are excited to get back to work in the gym ready for the next one!"
Exciting times for the team and what a great come back for the girls after their extended break !