Sainsbury's School Games 2012 - British Gymnastics

Sainsbury's School Games 2012

ellie-downiePS08/05/2012: England take both boys and girls team and individual titles.

MAG - Nile Wilson representing England became the Sainsbury's 2012 School Games boys all round champion with an impressive 85.850, ahead of team mates Frank Baines (84.740) and Brinn Bevan (84.700) in second and third.

In the boys’ team event England easily took the title with 342.150 in front of Scotland in second (289.450), Wales in third (288.500) and Northern Ireland in 4th (283.650).

Individual apparatus titles were split between Nile Wilson and Frank Baines. Nile claimed the top spot on the vault(14.875), high bar(14.150), parallel bars(14.200) and rings(14.100) with Frank winning gold on floor(14.850) and pommel horse(14.300).

WAG- It was a clean sweep for Ellie Downie representing England in the girls competition, she took the overall title with 53.200 ahead of team mates Tyesha Mattis (50.300) and Amy Tinkler (50.250). Ellie also won the vault(13.850), the bars(13.050) the floor (12.950) and shared the beam title with up and coming superstar Catherine Lyons also from England (13.350).

In the girls team event England again took the title with a total of 204.250 ahead of Wales in second 188.900, Northern Ireland in third 131.100 and Scotland in fourth 77.450.

You can now watch some of the videos from the event by clicking here.