GYMNASTICS: Alice is golden girl at county championships

Medal winners
Medal winners

Spalding gymnasts travelled to Lincoln for the County Individual Championships Level 4/3/2.

This time it was the turn of the more experienced gymnasts to show their routines off in surroundings that they have not participated in before.

First up was the Level 4 in the morning and Rebecca Fones set the ball rolling with a bronze medal in the 10/11 years age group while Maisie Foden came fourth and Emmi Bell was sixth.

In the 12/13 years age group Maddie Freeman missed out on a medal in fourth and Liberty Foden finished seventh.

The last age group saw Dulcie Baker win the bronze medal with Millie Parsons 10th.

In the overall Level 4 Baker won the trophy for the highest vault score while Fones and Foden shared third place on Bars and received a bronze medal each.

Next up were the Level 3 and in the 11/12 years age group Lily Thompson finished third with Ruby Vertuccio and Lucia Walker equal fifth.

Spalding took the gold in the 13+ age group with Alice Baxter and silver with Hannah Lawrence as Miah Farrell 
finished sixth.

At Level 2 Emma Goodliff finished third, taking another bronze for Spalding.

In the individual trophies Vertuccio came third on bars, Lawrence was first on vault and Baxter third while Thompson took the trophy on beam and finished third on floor.

Level 2 saw Goodliff finish the day off with third on vault and bars.