Having gained qualification earlier this year 18 Milton Keynes Gymnastics members were amongst over 400 gymnasts representing 80 clubs from across the UK took, competing in front of a crowd of over 3,500 at the pinnacle event of the domestic competition calendar.
Milton Keynes crowned two British Champions over the weekend, followed up with two silver medals and two bronze medals to top the medal tables for the Tumbling category. Out of the 18 gymnasts representing the club 10 managed to qualify for the finals on the Sunday.
First up on the Sunday morning was Callum Inkson, in the 9 – 10 Boys. After returning from injury Callum put up an impressive display coming away with a combined score of 89.200 finishing up in 7th Place overall.
Brooke Bedford was next up in the 9 – 10 Girls, qualifying in 2nd place Brooke made a slight mistake in the final but pulled it back with an accumulated score of 91.200 to finish her competition in 3rd place, claiming the first medal of the day.
Freddy Liggins & Oliver Pendleton were next in the 11 – 12 Boys. Oliver is new to the sport with this being his very first British Championships he held his nerves with and performed a fantastic new skill in competition with a total score of 85.000 Oliver finished in 6th Place, which is a fantastic achievement. Freddy had a lot of work to do after making a mistake during qualification, this meant he n