Tia and Dani hope for place in national final

Holbeach & Fenland Tumble Squad
Holbeach & Fenland Tumble Squad
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Holbeach & Fenland Tumble Squad’s Tia Withers and Dani Ketteringham have secured places on the East Midlands team.

They will be competing at national semi-finals in Peterborough and Sheffield in May and June, hoping to gain a place to compete at the national final in July.

Following this success, many gymnasts competed for the first time at a friendly competition in Boston.

Club level 1 tumblers Faith Seamark, Lily Hook and Tilly Ransome took gold, silver and bronze medals respectively with Nicole Ward just pipped in to fourth place by her team-mates.

At Club 2 level Zoe Baker took gold and the medal haul was followed with Ellen Vicente achieving silver at Club 3 closely followed by Lexi Withers in bronze medal place.

The competition then moved to National level tumblers with Callum Crisp gaining a silver medal at National 1.

In the girls 9/10 age group, Tia Withers took silver with Abbey Jackson just missing out on the medals in fourth place.

In the 13-plus category Ellie Burton took silver with team-mate Erika Webb in the bronze position.

National 2 tumblers Ketteringham and Kayleigh Britton took silver and bronze with Frank Thompson finishing the club’s medal haul with a gold at National 2.