Women's artistic


Sandra Clarke Competition-Sun 26th October-spectators welcome

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This is the third year of the Sandra Clarke Invitational and it is growing year on year. This year we welcome gymnasts from South Durham "Pink Ladies", Belgium, Hinckley, Uttoxeter, Worksop & Leeds.

We are looking forward to welcoming all the gymnasts, coaches and families to Notts.

Spectators are very welcome, with refreshments available throughout the day.

Good luck to all the gymnasts!

There are 3 rounds with doors opening at 8.15am

Round 1 Registration 8.15am Start 8.30am

Round 2 Registration 11.00am Start 11.55am

Round 3 Registration 2.45pm Start Warm up 3.50pm

The competitions final presentations will be at approx 7pm.

See below for ticket prices.

There will also be leotards for sale from Little Stars Leotards



Women's Artistic fundraising meeting

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After lots of thought and discussion - we have decided to hold the girls AGM fundraising meeting this

Saturday 25th October, at 11.30

Everyone welcome

- most groups are either starting or finishing at 12 so we are hoping you all try and attend. We are hoping to get a coach representative to come along too. We are fully aware this weekend is a busy for everyone but we need your support to help our wonderful gymnasts and coaches at Notts xxx We look forward to seeing you - room to follow but I expect it will be in one of the classrooms above the swimming pool. 



Leverkusen Cup

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39th Leverkusen Cup 2014, Smidt Arena
11th October


Katy Bramley & Jess Coombs travelled to Germany as part of the England squad. This competition featured teams from across Europe and England entered two teams of three girls.

Team 1
Lisa Mason - Heathrow
Katy Bramley - Notts
Jessica Coombs - Notts
Team 2
Polina Poliakova - Pipers Vale
Georgina Harris - City of Manchester
Lucy Brett - The Academy

Andy Wood MBE
Barry McLaughlin

England 2 3rd
England 1 5th

Well done girls!


Pink Ladies competition - a great success!

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Pink Ladies Invitational, 11-12th October 2014

South Durham Gymnastics Club

By Jemma Wilson

Notts took part in the annual Pink Ladies competition at the famous pink gym. Eleven gymnasts took part, with coaches Jemma Wilson, Jo Miller & Alan Price.

Saturday 11th
Laura Kaletha, FIG Espoir
Laura Kaletha competed in the FIG espoir competition - a tough category with 2 age groups. Laura started on beam and with a few nerves suffered 2 falls but showed off good skills (11.200), floor saw dynamic tumbling with a new routine (12.500). On vault Laura performed a lovely straight yurchenko to come 2nd (13.150), she finished on bars showing off a fabulous new tkatchev, she also placed 2nd on this piece (11.670). Laura was the highest placed 1st year espoir.
Overall Laura won the bronze medal (48.520)


Anushka Bovill - Challenge Open
Info to come...



Sunday 12th
Jaymee Feely - Out of Age Level 3 
Info to come...


Alyssa Hawkins, Summer Hill, In Age Level 4
Level 4 started on floor with Summer (10.900) and Alyssa (11.500) both performing well. Onto vault where Alyssa produced the highest scoring vault of the level 4 competition (13.250) and Summer 6th (12.700).  Both girls performed fabulously on bars with Summer 3rd (12.700) and Alyssa 1st (12.970). Beam the final piece with stuck beams for both girls and yet again a 1st place on this piece for Alyssa (12.500) and Summer (10.850).
A fantastic day for both girls with strong competition.
Overall Alyssa won the all around gold (50.220) and 3 individual golds and Summer placed 8th (47.150).


Isla Lees, Ramiyah Kofi, In Age Level 3
Level 3 saw Isla and Ramiyah start strongly on floor, Ramiyah 3rd (12.270) and Isla 1st (12.530), next was vault where Isla came 3rd (13.600) and Ramiyah not far behind in 5th (13.300). Ramiyah produced a clean routine on bars to come 3rd (12.676), Isla just over did her swing half, a new skill she is developing (11.600). Final piece beam and nerves affected Ramiyah's routine with 2 falls (10.600), but Isla triumphed & won gold on this apparatus. Overall in a strong field Ramiyah was 6th (48.937) and Isla 2nd (51.230).


Scarlett Williams, Caitlin Williams, Chantae Wilson, Molly Palmer, In Age Level 2
Level 2 was another strong field with the girls starting on vault, all girls performed yurchenkos, Scarlett fought to hold her landing (12.950), Chantae was a little high on and suffered a fall (11.150) but Molly was placed 2nd (13.250) and Caitlin 1st (13.350). Next onto bars and all girls performed cleanly with Caitlin 1st (12.240), Scarlett 3rd (12.100), Molly (10.000) & Chantae (9.500). Beam saw four stuck routines with Scarlett 1st (13.100), Caitlin 2nd (12.950), Chantae 4th (12.350) and Molly 6th (11.800). The girls finished strongly on floor with 4 double backs competed, with Molly producing the gold meal routine on this piece (13.440) & Chantae in 4th (13.000).  Overall a fantastic competition for all the girls with Chantae placed 6th (46.000), Molly 5th (48.950), Scarlett won the Bronze medal (50.550) and Caitlin the silver (50.740).
The girls also won the team trophy for this level.



Well done to all the girls, a great competition, with lots of smiles and great preparation for the nationals in a few weeks.


Thanks to Linda Williams and South Durham Gym Club for the photos.


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