A huge congratulations to all gymnasts from Northern Ireland who competed at the Trampoline, Tumbling & DMT British Championships 2019 in Birmingham. An incredible set of results were achieved.
Fionnuala Mulholland from Antrim Phoenix DMT and Trampoline Club is the new 11-12 Girls DMT British Champion, taking the title with a score of 124.4!
Three Gymnasts from Northern Ireland finished in the Top Four in the 13-14 Girls DMT Category.
Ellie Reid (Antrim Phoenix DMT and Trampoline Club) won the British Title, with Molly McKenna (Antrim Phoenix DMT & Trampoline Club) securing the bronze medal! Flight Gymnastics Academy gymnast; Katie Woods, just missed out on a medal placing fourth with a score of 126.7 and Lara Scott also from Antrim Phoenix finished in 11th place.
Not only did Ellie win the British Title, Ellie took home the Chris Fordham perpetual trophy for the highest execution score on DMT, this is the first time a gymnast from Northern Ireland has won this prestigious award! Congratulations, Ellie!
In the 9-10 Girls DMT Final, Abbie Thompson from Flight Gymnastics Academy won the bronze medal, having only taken up DMT at the beginning of the year after transferring from Artistic Gymnastics!
Other outstanding results include:
Ryan Devine (Flight Gymnastics Academy), competing as a guest so unable to medal, placed 3rd in the Senior Men’s Trampoline
Fraser McLeod (Flight Gymnastics Academy) finished in 4th place in the Senior Men’s DMT
Luke Hunter (Peninsula Trampoline Club) finished in 7th place in the 15-16 Boys DMT
Ethan Winters (Antrim Phoenix DMT and Trampoline Club) finished in 5th place in the 11-12 Boys DMT
Well done to all gymnasts, clubs and their coaches for an incredible British Championships 2019.