NOVEMBER Gymnast of the Month was Ophelia from Grindon Gymnastics. She was nominated by her coach Jane “Ophelia works so hard and is thrilled to have passed her level. ” This level was Emerald – on to Sapphire now. Well done Ophelia.
OCTOBER Gymnast of the Month was Poppy from Gymnastics Reborn nominated by her coach Laura who said she “Always works hard and has now just passed her junior gem level 8!”
SEPTEMBER Gymnast of the Month was Eleanor from Eldwick Gymnastics nominated by Melanie and Vicky who said “She makes the saying ‘practice makes perfect’ ring very true! Eleanor cartwheels more than she walks and instead of sitting she rests in box splits! Eleanor has also recently wowed us by perfecting her round off and confidently demonstrating it to the class! Well done Eleanor, keep up the good work! 🤸♂️😀🤸♂️”
JUNE Gymnast of the Month was Molly from Gymnastics Reborn who has impressed coach Paul in her advanced recreation class.
MAY Gymnast of the Month was Faith from Grindon GC who was over the moon at being nominated and winning the award
APRIL Gymnast of the Month was Casper from Eldwick GC nominated by Vicky and Melanie “Casper is a one of a kind little boy! He makes our hearts burst with pride every week (well twice a week actually as he attends two classes!) He is the most supportive, team spirited child we have ever come across. He always goes out of his way to celebrate his friend’s achievements in fact he seems to celebrate their achievements more than his own! We believe that Casper is a prime example of the true sportsmanship that should be promoted in all sports and we absolute and utterly applaud him for it!”. Capser you sound like a well deserved winner and fantastic all round person 🙂
MARCH Gymnast of the Month was Alice from Long Stratton Gym Club nominated by her coach Alf. “Long Stratton Gym Club would like to propose Alice for gymnast of the month. She has been a member of the club for about a year and has warmly embraced the NatGAP award scheme. This would be a most welcome 10th Birthday present
in two days. Alice is daily growing in confidence as she masters new skills and will be the club’s first gymnast to complete the Emerald award.” First time entering and first time lucky for this club!
FEBRUARY Gymnast of the Month was Ryan from CC Gymnastics nominated by his coach Caroline who nominated him three months in a row until he got lucky this month. “Ryan has worked hard on completing his level 3 award. Ryan is always smiling, full of energy and a hard worker. Well done Ryan!”
JANUARY Gymnast of the Month was Sophia from Casablanca GC nominated by her coach Carli who said “She works incredibly hard and has earned all of her Emerald Medals”. So now she has a display to hang them on! Well done Sophia.