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AGM

At the AGM on Tuesday evening the club elected a new chairperson.  On behalf of everyone at the club I would like to express our thanks and appreciation for the time, effort and commitment our outgoing Chairperson, Di Kingswell, has given to the club.  I would also like to welcome Jen Hoskins, who many of […]

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Team Gym Success!

Team Gym Success!

  Congratulations to the 46 Team Gym gymnasts and their coaches for the incredible success they achieved at the Regional Championships at K2 this weekend.  The final medal tally is shown below:   Gold – development county micro team   Gold – junior regional girls full team   Gold – junior regional boys micro team […]

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Level 1 Artistic Coaching Assessments

Congratulations to Beth, Debbie and Darren who passed their level 1 practical assessments today.  The feedback about their coaching, engagement and paperwork was exceptional.  It is great to see new coaches at WGC being given recognition for the quality of their work.  Well done.

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Faster, stronger, greater flexibility…

Saturday saw some of our youngest gymnasts at WGC representing the club in the fourth round of Hampshires U8 conditioning league.  The A team broke the 300 point barrier for the first time this year – a great achievement.  The girls should be especially pleased at their scores compared favourably with the strongest clubs in the […]

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Medals at Basingstoke

Medals at Basingstoke for our adult gymnasts

Sunday morning saw Mel, Richard and Reuben heading off to Basingstoke for their first adult competition of the year.  Mel had a brilliant morning winning Gold in a high class tumbling competition!  Inspired by this Richard took silver in a tightly fought Mens over 40’s artistic competition,with a tidy floor routine (including a somi that […]

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Personal best at Hampshire U8 conditioning league

Saturday saw both our A and B teams compete in the third round of Hampshires U8 conditioning league.  The hard work that the girls and their coaches continue to put in in the gym is certainly paying off.  The B team increased their team total by 32 points with the A team increasing their  total […]

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Success at Southern Region Grades Final

Congratulations to Xanthie Fabling and Louise Goulding for their excellent performances at the Regional grades final today in Milton Keynes.  Louise produced 4 clean routines to finish in 9th place overall with Xanthie finishing one place higher in 8th.  Louise performed a beautiful beam routine to finish 4th on this apparatus with Xanthie matching this position […]

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Conditioning Challenge Results

Congratulations to all of the gymnasts who took part in the conditioning challenge during the Easter holidays.  The heads of each section now have a complete set of results and will be happy to share these with you.  We are all excited about the progress you will make during the summer term before the next […]

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GB Success at European Championships

At this week’s European Championships Max Whitlock has continued his superb form in 2013 by claiming the  all-around silver medal at the European Championships in Moscow.  He then added the individual floor gold and pommel horse bronze.  Dan Keatings produced one of the routines of the championships to beat Olympic champion Kristian Berki on pommel to […]

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Conditioning Challenge

Saturday morning saw the gym filled with gymnasts from across different sections of the club pushing themselves in a range of challenges designed to test all aspects of the physical conditioning.  There was a great atmosphere in the gym during the session and we are all looking forward to seeing the final results and then […]

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