Saturday, January 5, 2019

GBGA earns big win during Christmas holiday

FIRST TIME COMPETITORS – Level 1 Team receiving first place award.

Contributor: GB Gymnastics Academy

Anxious, excited and determined, 30 gymnasts travelled to the nation’s capital for the Atlantis Crown Invitational on December 16. The competition consisted of Men’s and Women’s Artistic Gymnastics and for the first time ever, Rhythmic Gymnastics.

The crown has earned the title of the largest gymnastics competition in the Caribbean hosting over 1,000 gymnasts from 81 clubs representing countries from around the globe. Countries represented were The Bahamas, Surinam, Great Britain, Colombia, Canada and USA.

The Grand Bahama Gymnastics Academy saw this as an opportunity to prove their tenacity and drive returning to Grand Bahama with 23 gold, 15 silver and 48 bronze medals and multiple all-around victories, including first place in Women’s Compulsory Levels 1 and 2 and Women’s Optional Level 7 and placing third and fourth in the Women’s Optional Xcel Silver and Gold.  Read more >>