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Jay Thompson

Men's Artistic Gymnast
  • Born: 1996-06-11 (Age 21)
  • Birthplace:
  • Lives: Basildon
  • Club: South Essex Gymnastics Club
  • Career Highlights: Winning team gold at the 2012 and 2014 Junior European Championships.
  • Website: www.jaythompson.me.uk

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Jay turned senior in 2014 after winning multiple junior titles. In the 2012 U16 British Championships he stole the show taking all around, floor, pommel and vault gold along with parallel bars bronze and high bar silver. He was part of the 2012 and 2014 Junior European team who took gold and he also took the 2012 Junior European title on the pommel horse.

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  • 2015 English Championships floor bronze
  • 2014 Junior European Championships team gold, floor silver
  • 2014 British Championships U18 vault gold, floor silver, all-around, parallel bars, pommel, rings bronze
  • 2013 British Championships U18 all-around bronze
  • 2012 English Championships floor, pommel and vault silver
  • 2012 Junior European Championships pommel and team gold
  • 2012 British Championships U16 all-around, floor, pommel and vault gold, high bar silver, parallel bars bronze
  • 2011 Commonwealth Youth Games (Team England) team gold, parallel bars gold, all-around and pommel horse silver
  • 2011 British Championships parallel bars gold, high bar silver, all-around and floor bronze
  • 2011 Olympic Hopes U18 all-around and team gold
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GB juniors dominate ahead of 2014 Europeans
GB juniors dominate ahead of 2014 Europeans 08 Apr 2014 Four of GB’s most promising junior gymnasts, Giarnni Regini-Moran, Joe Fraser, Jay Thompson and Joshua Nathan recently took the 19th International Junior team Cup title in...
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