On Sunday 22nd September, Northern Ireland held their first Disability Championships; 19 athletes from Pro Star, ION & City of Lisburn Salto competed across MAG & WAG in the All Around Competition. Thank you to all the gymnasts, coaches, judges and volunteers involved and a special mention to MAG athlete Thomas Tyrrell (City of Lisburn Salto) and WAG athlete Zakiyya Gray (ION) for winning the execution shields within their disciplines.
The competition provides a pathway from entry participation levels to the highest performance levels seen at Disability Artistic British Championships & Disability British Masters.
Well done to the 7 gymnasts named below went on to compete at British Championships on Sunday 6th October:
Zakiyya Gray – ION
Olivia Burnside - ION
Shanna Wilton - ION
Haleigh Miskimmin – Pro-Star Gymnastics Academy
Jonathan McCartney – City of Lisburn Salto
Jordan Kerr – City of Lisburn Salto
Rachel McCann – City of Lisburn Salto