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Ilkley Gym Club to represent Yorkshire in Championship Finals

Twenty-nine gymnasts from Ilkley Gym Club competed at The Yorkshire NDP Preliminaries in Barnsley earlier this month.

The regional event on March 6 was a qualifier for the British Championships, with those achieving 1st place going on to represent Yorkshire at the British Finals in May.

Specialising in Acrobatic Gymnastics, the gymnasts work in groups of two and three to perform a two minute choreographed routine to a panel of judges.

The Ilkley Gym Club gymnasts, aged 8-17, impressed with their routines, producing their most successful results to date. Twenty-three medals were won in total, with several 4th place finishes.

Eleven gymnasts from Ilkley Gym Club placed 1st, qualifying for the national final with two more qualifying tinted Inter-Regionals in Southampton. Ilkley Gym Club have some availability in their recreational classes, for enquiries email:

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