Australian Gymnastics Championships
Next week will signal the start of the 2019 Australian Gymnastics Championships at which ACT will have a strong representation across Women’s and Men’s Artistic, and Trampoline.
The competition takes place over two weeks, with top gymnasts from each state and territory competing for the title of 2019 Australian Champion. With over 1,400 athletes competing, it is sure to be an exciting and action packed event. Five Gymsports will be on show, including disciplines of Women’s and Men’s Artistic, Rhythmic, Trampoline and Acrobatic Gymnastics.
In 2019 ACT will have 58 athletes competing for medals across the two weeks at Melbourne Arena the team is made up of 29 MAG, 18 WAG and 10 TRP athletes. Full schedule can be found here;
The GACT will look to better their 2018 strong results of a total of 27 medals (9 Gold, 13 Silver and 5 Bronze).
The flag bearer for the opening ceremony on Monday 20 May will be Rebecca Rainey from Canberra City Gymnastics Club.
Good luck to all of our Gymnasts as they look to do the ACT and their clubs proud!