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Rebecca Tunney

Women's Artistic Gymnast
  • Born: 26 October 1996 (Age 18)
  • Birthplace: Ashton-under-Lyne
  • Lives: Liverpool
  • Club: City of Liverpool
  • Coach: Claire Duffy
  • Career Highlights: 2012 and 2014 British senior all-around champion

Profile

Rebecca made her senior debut at the London Prepares Olympic test event in January 2012. At the 2012 European Championships she made the floor final and followed up by becoming the senior all-around British Champion.She was selected to represent Team GB at the London 2012 Olympic Games and was the youngest member of the entire GB squad at just 15 years old. Rebecca placed 13th in the all-around final. In 2014 she was again crowned the British all-around champion

Achievements
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  • 2014 European Championship team silver
  • 2014 British beam 3rd
  • 2014 British bars 1st
  • 2014 British all-around champion
  • 2012 Glasgow World Cup all-around 5th
  • 2012 Stuttgart World Cup all-around 6th
  • 2012 Olympic Games all-around 13th
  • Selected to Team GB for 2012 Olympic Games
  • 2012 British senior champion
  • 2012 GBR v FIN v ESP international 1st all-around
  • 2012 British team championships 1st all-around
  • 2012 European Championship team 4th and floor final
  • 2012 02 test event 6th in bar final
  • 2011 British junior champion

Major Championship Medals

The 2014 Glasgow World Cup preview
The 2014 Glasgow World Cup preview 03 Dec 2014 The 2014 Glasgow World Cup Gymnastics will take place this Saturday 6th December from 1-5pm in the fantastic Emirates Arena. Glasgow has experienced a year like no other and in...
2014 Sainsbury's School Games
2014 Sainsbury's School Games 01 Sep 2014 The 2014 Sainsbury's School Games is a multi-sport event for the UK's elite young athletes of school age. The competition, that takes place from the 4th – 7th September in...
Becky Downie becomes European Champion
Becky Downie becomes European Champion 18 May 2014 Becky Downie has taken the European Championship uneven bars title in Sofia. The Beijing Olympian, who has often come agonisingly close to the medals, finally broke through to...
European team silver for Great Britain
European team silver for Great Britain 17 May 2014 Great Britain’s senior women’s artistic gymnastics team have won European silver with an incredible performance in Sofia. Hannah Whelan, Rebecca Downie, Rebecca Tunney,...
Hannah Whelan aiming for Team success
Hannah Whelan aiming for Team success 13 May 2014 Two-time Olympian Hannah Whelan says the British senior girls’ team are in good shape and aiming to be amongst the medals at this week’s European Championships. Hannah, one of...
Fragapane excited for European debut
Fragapane excited for European debut 12 May 2014 The 2014 artistic gymnastics European Championships begin this week and for Bristol’s Claudia Fragapane the championships mark yet another milestone in her sensational rise to...
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