National grades & compulsory national finals
On the weekend of 20/21st April & 27/28th April was the national grade finals and the Compulsory finals. Marney Easen was part of the East team in the national grade 7 competition which went on to win the national team title. Marney also went on to win this competition as an individual and therefore won two gold medals. Natasha Freeman and Devon Allen were part of the East team in the compulsory 3 competition. They were part of the team that came second. Overall it was a great competition for all our South Essex gymnasts.
Congulations to Marney Easen
1st at National Grades – Sunday 21st April 2013
Congratulations Max Whitlock 2nd all round in Russia European Cahmpionships 2013
Left to right:
Natasha Freeman, Elise Adeyemo, Devon Allen, Marney Easen
Regional National Grades and Regional Compulsories
On Saturday 9th March was the regional national grades and Sunday 10th March was the regional compulsories. All South Essex girls passed their respective grades. In the national grade 8 competition Abby Forkner, Tegan Rees and Charlotte Fink competed and in the grade 6 competition Sophie Cash competed. In the national grade 7 competition Marney Easen came first and made it through to national finals whereby she will represent the East. In the compulsory 3 competition Devon Allen came first and Natasha Freeman came second and they both made it through to national finals whereby they will represent the East region. In the compulsory 5 competition Elise Adeyemo came 1st with Violet Clark and Emily Hardy also competing. Therefore South Essex came away with three champions throughout this weekend.
Individual Men’s Pommel Horse
1st Kristsztian Berki 15.900
2nd Max Whitlock 15.750
3rd Robert Seligman 15.266