Our Face to Face classes have now restarted – please check the Training Programme for more details
CHANGE TO TRAINING VENUE & TIMES – FRIDAY 25th & SATURDAY 26th JANUARY
Our Riverside venue is not available to us to train over the days Friday 25th& Saturday 26thJanuary. Training on these days will be held at Bishop Perowne with some changes to times:
Friday 25 Jan– ALL classes will start at 5.30pm; Finish at normal times.
Saturday 26 Jan – Classes start at & finish at normal times EXCEPT FOR THOSE GYMNASTS WHO START AT 5PM ON A FRIDAY: THESE GYMNASTS ARE TO FINISH 30 MINUTES AFTER THEIR USUAL FINISH TIME eg AT 12.30/1.30/2.30pm ON SATURDAY.
For those new to Bishop Perowne, training will take place in the gymnasium.
Bishop Perowne Church of England College
Merriman’s Hill Road
Rhythmic Gymnastics Club Worcester are celebrating winning success as both overall British Champions and English Champions, in the Rhythmic Championships 2018. RGC’s two Espoir (u12) groups competed in the British Championships at Telford International Centre in June, and English Championships in Bath, in October. Head Coach, Petra Milecova is overjoyed at the results, and says both groups and individuals have performed brilliantly at the top of their game, deserving all the success they have achieved. Results: Espoirs Red – Overall British and English Champions. 2nd in Free & Ball at British Finals. Gold in English Ball Final, 2nd in Free Final. Espoirs Purple – 8th Overall and 6th in Free at British Finals. Silver in English Ball Final, 5th Overall. Georgia Smith U12 – 2nd in English Overall Championships, Clubs and Ribbon Champion. Eva Yorandov U11 – 3rd in English Free Finals and 5th Overall.
On 22-24 June 18, Rhythmic Gymnastics Club Worcester was represented by two Espoirs (u12) groups in the British Championships at the Telford International Centre. Red, made up of Elodie McNelis, Georgia Smith, Eva Yordanov & Mia Harding wowed everybody in the sizeable audience with 4 fantastic routines taking the overall British Champions title and 2 silver medals in the apparatus finals with their free and ball routines. Purple, made up of Jess Bettles, Amber Whitaker, Scarlett Bunn & Lucy Jackman, in only their fourth competition as a group, finished a creditable 8th overall and 6th in the apparatus final with their free routine. Head Coach, Petra Milecova was overjoyed and stated that both groups had performed brilliantly at the top of their game, deserving all the success they both achieved. Next up for both groups are the remaining rounds of the Elite League and the English Championships in Bath in October.
2018 competition season started in March and our first event was individual grades qualification. This was the first time the Elite gymnasts competed this year and all 4 Elodie, Mia, Eva and Georgia have qualified for Grades Finals in June. Jess whose first Level 3 event this was has done two clean routines. Well done.
In April our Red and Purple group competed in National Group Seeding event in Stoke. Both groups have done great clean routines and secured qualification for British Championships in June 2018 and Elite Group League. Perfect results for both groups.
Our Elite gymnasts Mia, Elodie, Georgia and Eva also trailed for English squad at the beginning of April at Lilleshall National Sport Centre and all four again secured a place in the squad for 2018/2019. Amazing results.
In May the competition season starts for our Level 1, 2 and 3 gymnasts as they all compete in Birmingham on Sunday 13th May. We wish them good luck.
The University is open today and tomorrow and we now have available coaches for all sessions so ALL CLASSES ARE ON AS NORMAL today 2nd and tomorrow 3rd March.
Gymnasts from Thursday class whose session was cancelled yesterday can come and make up their hours today 6-7:15pm or tomorrow 9-10:15am.
If anything changes we will let you know.
On 15th October we travelled to Stoke to compete in the 2nd round of the British Elite Group League. Girls had new difficulties in their routines and performed two great routines on the day finishing 5th overall. Coach Petra couldn’t be prouder. Great work from Elodie, Lucy, Eva, Mia and Georgia. Last round is in November – good luck girls.
Our Espoirs Team competed in Liverpool 28-31 July in British Championships. Girls have done extremely well qualifying for their final with the free routine and finishing 6th overall. Great performance from all of you. Well done Lucy, Eva, Mia, and Georgia.
We are re-launching our Toddlers and Preschool classes from 4th October. Every Wednesday 10-11am at Academy House venue. Contact us for more info.
GRADES FINALS & 1st ROUND GROUP LEAGUE – Well done to Elodie, Mia, Eva & Georgia competing in Stoke on Saturday 4th June at the National Grades Finals & the first round of the group League. Elodie competed at Grade 4 – 8th in Free, 8th in Hoop and 8th overall.
Eva at Grade 5 – 4th in Free, 14th in Ball and 10th overall.
Mia at Grade 5 – 10th in Free, 6th in Ball and 8th overall.
Georgia at Grade 6 – Bronze with her Ball, 16th in Rope and 6th overall.
Elite Group League Round 1 – 4th overall and a great 2nd with their Free routine. Great art to the Group league.
As a medalist, Georgia has also qualified for the English Championships!
BATH OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS – Congratulations to all the gymnasts who took part in the Bath Open on Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th June. We had individual gymnasts competing in all levels – including our two youngest Under 7s – Jess Leach and Kristiana Sayno.
Hoop and Ball Set routines:
Gold award – Jess L and Amber ; Silver award – Kristiana, Artemis and Jessica H olmes; Bronze – Maria Victoria
U8 Free – Jessica Holmes 6th
U10 Free – Amber 2nd and Artemis 6th
U12 Hoop – Athina 1st
U10 Free – Lucy 1st
U12 – Jess Bettle 3rd with Hoop and 3rd overall; Adrianna 4th with Hoop; Zara 3rd with Ball
Junior – Chloe 6th in Ribbon, 2nd with Ball and 3rd overall
Seniors – Marie 3rd with Clubs, 3rd in Hoop and 2nd overall; Megan 2nd with Clubs, 1st with Ball and 2nd overall; Summer 6th with clubs
U10 – Mia 1st in Free, 2nd with Ball and 2nd overall; Eva 5th with Free, 3rd with Ball and 4th overall; Elodie 3rd with Free, 4th in Hoop and 6th overall
U12 – Georgia 3rd with Rope, 4th with Ball and 4th overall
Seniors – Eirini 6th in Hoop & Ball
Elite Espoirs Group – 2nd in Hoop, 4th in Free & 3rd overall
ENGLISH CHAMPIONSHIPS – as a medalist with her Ball routine at Grades Finals, Georgia qualified for the English Championships which took place last Sunday 25th June. She performed a fabulous routine finishing 4th. Well done Georgia!
GOOD LUCK to the our Elite Group (Mia, Eva, Lucy & Georgia) who will be competing at the British Championships in Liverpool 27 – 29th July!!
***A huge thank you to all who have helped with the competitions over this training year: volunteers for helping, judges for judging and coaches for coaching!!