2015 Spring & Summer Competition Season

ROSE CUP – 7th June, Wellingborough
Congratulations to all our gymnasts competing today at Rose Cup in Wellingborough. You all did great performances and did us proud!!
Level 1 Junior ribbon – Summer 1st
Level 2 U8 Free – Eden 3rd
Level 2 U10 Free Rowan 1st and 3rd with hoop
Level 2 Junior – Megan 1st with ribbons and 1st ball, Marie 3rd with ball
Level 3 U8 Free – Eva 1st, Darcey 3rd, Mia 4th
Level 3 U12 Hoop – Millie 3rd
Level 3 U12 Clubs – Jessica 1st
Level 4 Georgia 1st with rope and 3rd with free
Well done girls! Thanks all coaches for your hard work.

Level 1 – Level 3 Regional Championships, 14th June, Worcester
Well done to all of the gymnasts that competed at West Midlands Level 1 – Level 3 Championships today. As always, great routines and loads of medals!! Very proud of you all. Especially the youngest and those whose first ever competition this was with 19 medals.
Thank you all judges, coaches and volunteers for your help

National Grades Final – 22th June, Stoke on Trent
Congratulations to our Georgia Smith for coming 5th with her rope, 7th with her free and 5th overall at National Finals!! We are very proud of you!!!!

September 2015

All classes will re-start the week commencing 7th September.

We look forward seeing you all!

2015 British Championships

On Wednesday 29th July our Espoirs Group traveled to Liverpool to compete at the British Championships having qualified for the very first time. In an impressive venue, our group performed two fantastic routines. On Thursday the team competed with their free routine and today with the ribbon achieving a very creditable 8th place overall. Well done Jessica, Millie, Rowan and Georgia – you represented yourselves and our club with the smiles and grace we always count on. We are all very proud of you.

DATES FOR YOUR DIARIES

SPONSORED EVENT – 7th March
Don’t forget to pick up the sponsored form from the front desk and dress up for the event!
We would also like to sell some cakes for the gymnasts after the event as part of the fundraising – so if you would like to help and donate some cakes to the club please let us know.

CLUB COMPETITION – 17th May at Riverside
We are planning a club competition for all levels and ages on Sunday morning 17th May. Entry forms are available for you to collect from the front desk.

MARCH – BADGES MONTH
In March all gymnasts are working towards their next badge/grade level and they will receive their slips this week. If you wish to purchase the set of certificate and a badge please pay £3.50 by 21st March. Badges will be handed out to the gymnasts the week commencing 23rd March (viewing week)

TRAINING CHANGES in period 24/1 – 31/1

Due to shortage of coaches there will be few minor changes to the following sessions:
Saturday 24/1 & 31/1 – 9am class on as normal
10am class on as normal
Development & Competitive group – 10am – 12pm
Tuesday 27/1 – 6-8pm U12 squad on as normal
6 – 7:15pm Recreational session rescheduled from Thursday 29/1 at Bishop Perowne College, Merrimans Hill road Worcester
Wednesday Preschool 28/1 – CANCELLED
Wednesday evening 28/1 – start at 5:30 finish time as normal
Thursday 29/1 – Rescheduled to Tuesday 27/1
Friday 30/1 – on as normal

Christmas Display

Christmas Display – 14th December at 4pm – at University of Worcester, Main Campus – St John Campus, Henwick road
Dress rehearsals with pictures being taken are scheduled as follows
Friday 6-8pm (for all Thursday and Friday classes)
Saturday 9am – 11am (for all Saturday classes and preschool independent session)
DE photo will be taking pictures during the rehearsals and these will be on sale prior to the display on Friday 12th ad Saturday 13th during the rejearsals
Display tickets will be on sale in this period 24/11 – 7/12 and each family has been allocated up to 4 tickets (£5 per adult, £2 for children U8). Raffle tickets will be on sale too.
If you know of any companies, or individuals, that you think may be willing to donate, please send us their contact details. Thank you!
We will also need a lot of help with this event so if you wish to help and dedicate your time please speak to Petra.

November training times/venue

Due to the graduation ceremony at the University please note the following changes to the training times/venues in this period 14th – 21st November
Parents and Child session – cancelled on Wednesday 19/11
Preschool independent session – held at Worcester Academy Dance 10:15 – 11:15am– Infirmary Walk in Worcester on Wednesday 19/11
Tuesday U12 Squad 18/11 – on as normal without change
Wednesday evening dev/comp squad 19/11 – times as normal – session is held at Bishop Perowne College, Merrimans Hill Road, WR3 8LE Worcester
Thursday class (20/11) – is rescheduled to Tuesday 18/11 to Bishop Perowne College, Merrimans Hill Road, WR3 8LE Worcester
Friday 14th and 21st Nov and Saturday 15th Nov classes – times as normal – sessions are held at Bishop Perowne College, Merrimans Hill Road, WR3 8LE Worcester

Classes Update

The club will be closed 16th – 31st August 2014

All Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday classes will re-start week commencing 1st September.

All Saturday classes will start on 13th September (there will be no session on Sat 6th Sept).

All queries should be emailed to rgcworcester@hotmail.com

Please note the annual Club membership for the next academic year 2014/2015 will be due by 15th August.

CLUB MEMBERSHIP
Preeschool (only independent) £13
Bronze – Recreational membership £19
Bronze – Development and Novice £19
Silver – Zonal Gymnasts Membership £42

Payment options:

1.If you are paying by standing order the membership fees will be deducted from your August standing order.
2.If paying online – please make sure you put your child’s name down as reference
3.If paying by cheque please make a note of the child’s name

Please note we don’t guarantee a space for your child if the payment hasn’t been received by the give date. If you cancelled your standing order for August please make sure you make an extra payment with the membership fees if you wish to carry on from September.

The Awards, Year End Party and BBQ

We will be announcing the gymnasts of the year for every class (selected by the gymnasts GYMNASTS’S AWARD and by the coach COACH’S AWARD) at the Year End party. The gymnasts will be voting for ‘their gymnast of the year’ next few weeks.
Preschool gymnasts of the year will be announced at their last session on 16th July if they won’t be present at the party. Preschool will only have the Coach’s Award.

Please see below the dates and times of the events.

Last session for all recreational classes is Friday 11th July
Last session for Preschool & Development and Competition squads is Wednesday 16th July
18th July – Year end Party – for all gymnasts at 6pm – 7:30pm at Riverside UoW; THEME: RAINBOW
20th July – Club BBQ 1pm at Worcester Country Park – we have booked the BBQ so please bring your own food to cook and come and join us with your family for a nice fun afternoon.

Rose Cup 2014

Well done to all RGC Worcester gymnasts who travelled to Wellingborough on Saturday 27th June, to compete in the Rose Cup. It was great to see how they have all progressed since their last competition.
Level 1 U8 Eva Yordanov 4th with her free routine
Level 2 Junior ribbon Megan Lumsden 2nd, Marie Barber 4th
Level 3 U12 Jess Dodd 1st with ball and 1st with Hoop
L3 U8 hoop duet Olivia and Julia 1st
L3 U8 Julia Niesiel 1st (highest score of the day) and Olivia McNelis 4th with their free routines
Level 3 Junior with ball Rebecca King 1st place. Rebecca also received the award for the gymnast with the most potential! Superstar!
Well done girls!!!

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