GYMNASTICS: Holbeach and Fenland deliver fine showing

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HOLBEACH and Fenland Gymnasts put in a strong show at Spalding Gymnastics Academy’s Level Six county championship event.

In the seven year age group, all four gymnasts gave a confident performance with Maddie Yellop coming sixth out of 32 gymnasts.

Lucia Kato gave a sparkling bench routine for fifth out of 133, while Logan Spelman and Kaitlyn Masters gave overall polished performances.

In the eight year age group, Ebony Weston gave a consistent performance, Jodie Lenton delivered a solid bench routine and Izabella Bianchi performed an energetic vault.

Meanwhile, Lydia Burton stormed her way to the bronze medal in the nine years group, seeing off 29 gymnasts with a score of 40.7.

Madison Brothwell just missed out on sixth position by 0.15, placing her in a well-earned seventh, while Erin Hatter scored 38.9.

In the same group, Rebecca Hefford executed a smooth floor routine and Danielle Taylor performed a tidy vault, giving her the eighth-highest vault score of the round.

Holly Rusell also achieved a well-earned overall score in her first artistic four-piece competition.

Holbeach and Fenland were also represented by Alice Lenton in the ten year age group.

She gave a stable bench routine to round off the day in solid fashion.