Seven SEGC girls pass British Qualification Testing

SEVEN of South Essex’s rhythmic girls have passed British Qualification Testing, with one qualifying for the British Championships and 13 into that event’s group competition.

Jade Woollard, Rachel Lattimer, Evie Savage, Josslyn Miller, Isobel Connah, Rhiann Richardson and Milana Bernans took the BQT in Solihull in February and have just received the good news.

SEGC’s Head of Rhythmic Gymnastics Verity Adams said: “All seven of the above gymnasts have qualified for this year’s English Championships, which is our highest number to date.

“And Rhiann has qualified for British Championships as an individual, which will be her first time competing at that event. Her coach Danielle Paul is understandably very pleased.”

The English Championships will take place at the GMAC in Birmingham on June 25 and the British Rhythmic Championships are at Liverpool’s Echo Arena between July 27-30.

The groups that will compete at the British Championships are:

* Pink (Junior Group): Connie Miller, Emily Hardy, Zoe Harrison, Drew Castle and Jade Woollard
* Rainbow (Espoir Group): Isla Sewell-Moore, Louisa Duff, Francesca Foster, Katie Bardwell
* Purple (Espoir Group): Josslyn Miller, Louise Imamzade, Rhiann Richardson, Isobel Connah

The following girls have also qualified for the National Grade finals:

* Rebecca Wright, Jade Woollard, Connie Miller, Rachel Lattimer, Evie Savage, Josslyn Miller, Isobel Connah, Milana Bernans, Neve Turvey

And the following gymnasts have qualified for the Group League in the following sections:

Elite Group League:
* Pink (Junior Group): Connie Miller, Emily Hardy, Zoe Harrison, Drew Castle, Jade Woollard
* Rainbow (Group): Isla Sewell-Moore, Louisa Duff, Francesca Foster, Katie Bardwell
* Purple (Group): Josslyn Miller, Louise Imamzade, Rhiann Richardson, Isobel Connah
Senior: Rebecca Wright, Sophie Michalaki, Keira Miller, Zoey Broadbent, Maya Butler

National Group League:
Blue: Indiah Sandy, Sophie Ablitt, Hollie Dawes, Lilly-Rose Doel, Betsy Miller
Level 3, Red: Olivia Ansah, Olivia Beech, Abigail Merchant, Alicia Barnes, Kiera Tyler