The English Rhythmic Gymnastics championships for 2018 was hosted at the University of Bath this weekend. Team Bath Rhythmic Gymnastics Club had qualifying teams and individuals at all levels.
The Senior Group added the overall English champions title to their British crown to take both titles for 2018.
Freshly back from their first international competition, the Junior Group, having won a gold medal in Bulgaria, competed with renewed confidence winning Gold at the English Championships following Silver at the British Championships 2018.
The youngest Team Bath qualifiers, the Espoir group competing for the first time at the English championships achieved an amazing 10th position in the country.
Additionally, Individual competitors Sophie, Elena, Rosie, Elisabeth and Kashvi all won medals in Bulgaria with Rosie winning the overall title.
Senior 2018 British champions Selina, Tiola, Sarah, Evie, Sophie and Lottie performed a Gold medal winning Hoop routine with Silver for their Rope and Ball to secure their position at the Top.
Elena, Rosie, Elle Elisabeth Kashvi, Pelagia from the Juniors delivered an amazing Ribbon routine to become English champions with a Gold and a Silver for Clubs.
Hannah, Emily, Eva, Lily, and Beatrice of the Espoir Red Group performed a wonderful Ball routine and an uplifting free to the Ghostbusters theme tune.
Individual gymnasts, Sophie, Elena and Rosie performed beautiful routines on the Saturday with Sophie becoming a finalist in Senior Hoop and Elena in Junior Ribbon in the final.
Club Chair Sarah Moon said: “It is a testament to the quality of the club that all three age groups qualified for the English Championships with two groups gaining gold. It really demonstrates that you can be both an inclusive club for everyone and an elite club at the top of its game. The coaches, parents and I are very proud of all the girls involved”.
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