Jay Thompson Gymnast Profile

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Jay Thompson

Men's Artistic Gymnast
  • Born: 1996-06-11 (Age 22)
  • Birthplace:
  • Lives: Basildon
  • Club: South Essex Gymnastics Club
  • Career Highlights: 2012 and 2014 Junior European Championships team gold
  • Website: www.jaythompson.me.uk

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Jay produced a number of brilliant displays as a junior, representing GBR at both the 2012 and 2014 Junior European Championships, winning individual and team medals. Jay has struggled with injuries since turning senior, but started 2018 well at the British Championships, winning Masters floor silver.

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  • 2018 British Championships Masters floor silver
  • 2015 English Championships floor bronze
  • 2014 Junior European Championships team gold, floor silver
  • 2014 British Championships under 18 vault champion, floor silver, all-around, parallel bars, pommel, rings bronze
  • 2013 British Championships under 18 all-around bronze
  • 2012 English Championships floor, pommel and vault silver
  • 2012 Junior European Championships team gold, pommel champion
  • 2012 British Championships under 16 all-around, floor, pommel and vault champion, high bar silver, parallel bars bronze
  • 2011 Commonwealth Youth Games (Team England) team gold, parallel bars champion, all-around and pommel silver
  • 2011 British Championships parallel bars champion, high bar silver, all-around and floor bronze
  • 2011 Olympic Hopes under 18 team gold, all-around champion
Giarnni and Jay focussed on 2018 comebacks
Giarnni and Jay focussed on 2018 comebacks 27 Feb 2018 Competition season for our artistic gymnasts is now upon us. With the excitement of the British Championships, World Cup and Commonwealth Games to come in March and April,...
Weekend round up: Gold for GB men
Weekend round up: Gold for GB men 21 Mar 2016 The 2016 artistic gymnastics season is well underway with Britain’s top gymnast in action at home and abroad. The final round of the FIG World Cup Series took place in...
Reiss excited for new Jamaican adventure
Reiss excited for new Jamaican adventure 06 May 2015 Early in 2015, one of Britain’s top elite gymnasts, Reiss Beckford from South Essex Gymnastics Club, made the decision that after competing for Great Britain and England he...
Wilson leads GBR to greatest ever medal haul
Wilson leads GBR to greatest ever medal haul 25 May 2014 Britain’s junior gymnasts have won four gold and four silver medals on the final day of the European Championships in Sofia. Nile Wilson was the star taking the pommel,...
British boys take European Championship gold
British boys take European Championship gold 21 May 2014 Great Britain’s junior male gymnasts have once again proved their dominance of European gymnastics by claiming their fourth straight European team title. Brinn Bevan, Nile...
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