The West of Scotland Acro Charities Championships will take place on the 21st/22nd April 2012 at Avondale, Larkhall.
The Scottish Preparatory Championships/June Gradings/FIG Tournament will take place on 2nd/3rd June 2012 at Avondale, Larkhall.
Not all gymnasts will be participating in these competitions however to make things as easy as possible to organise, please let a coach know as soon as possible if gymnasts are unavailable on these dates.
The Scottish NDP Prelims for grades 1-4 will take place on Sunday 26th February 2012 at Avondale, Larkhall. The Scottish NDP Finals will take place on Sunday 11th March at Avondale, Larkhall. Gymnasts will only compete at the Scottish NDP Finals if they qualify from the NDP Prelims. The Scottish Tumble Championships will take place on Sunday 19th February at Greenhills, East Kilbride.
Once again the entry fee for the Scottish Championships has increased and this year the fee stands at £20.00 per gymnast, per routine. Gymnasts are expected to pay the full cost of their first routine with the club paying half the cost of any subsequent routines. Entry fees must be paid by Thursday 19th January 2012. If entry fees are not paid by this date, gymnasts will not be entered.
The following gymnasts will be competing –
Anna Begen and Heather Mardle – G1 WP
Hazel Howat and Dani Thomson – G1 WP
Alice Orr, Ainslie Bennett and Iona Moodie, G1 WG
Sarah Finlay and Holly Kelly – G2 WP
Emma Owen, Fiona Glen and Codie McInally – G2 WG
Molly Murray, Hazel Howat and Ellie Gallagher – G2 WG
Laura Mcmillan, Sarah Finlay and Holly Kelly – G2 WG
Emma Leadbetter and Ellie Lavy – G3 WP (2routines)
Tumblers – Anna Begen, Sarah Finlay, Fiona Glen, Holly Kelly, Ellie Lavy, Heather Mardle, Holly Mardle, Molly Murray, Dani Thomson
Gymnasts will all be issued with letters with information regarding entry fees this week. If you have any questions, please speak to a coach at the end of a session. Thanks.
Three sessions have been booked for Avondale in January and February in preparation for the Scottish Championships. The dates booked are Friday 13th January, Friday 27th January and Friday 10th February. All sessions will run from 7.30pm-9.30pm and £5.00 per gymnast should be paid at each session.
The following gymnasts should attend the Avondale sessions –
Laura Mcmillan, Sarah Finlay and Holly Kelly
Emma Leadbetter and Ellie Lavy
Molly Murray, Hazel Howat and Ellie Gallagher
Emma Owen, Fiona Glen and Codie McInally
Sammy Campbell and Holly Mardle
Heather Mardle and Anna Begen
Sophie Moodie and Dani Thomson
Alice Orr, Ainslie Bennett and Iona Moodie
Shannon McInnes and Jess Daly
It is very important for gymnasts to attend each of these sessions.
Hope you all had a lovely Christmas and New Year.
All sessions other than Saturdays start back as of Thursday 5th January 2012. Saturday sessions will resume from Saturday 14th January 2012. We expect to see all gymnasts at training from tomorrow.