Success at Atlantic Championships for Team PEI Gymnasts

Team PEI gymnasts competed April 24-25 in Saint John, NB at the 2015 Atlantic Gymnastics Championships claiming a multitude of individual and event medals, four Atlantic all-around titles, and two team gold medals. The annual competition features close to 300 of the top gymnasts from the region.

Argo 6

Sophie Mayne once again led the Argo 6 team to a team gold medal, while claiming the individual all-around gold and three event gold medals. Teammates Liah Mah and Ella MacDougall placed 7th and 8th overall.  In Open 6, Tori Hogan was the Atlantic all-around champion and Hannah Williams was 7th overall. Grace Potter took the silver all-around in Tyro 6 and Ida Christensen was 5th. In Novice 6, Sarah White was the top PEI competitor with a fourth place finish in the all-around. Hayden Chaisson took fifth place in the same category.

In Argo 5, Charlotte Thompson was the all-around bronze medalist. Kenzie Myers took silver overall in CPN Elite and was first on floor. Teammate Chloe Cudmore was 6th all-around in CPN Aspire. Lindsey Smith took fifth place in Argo 7 and was Atlantic champion on vault and floor. Emma Christensen claimed 7th spot in Novice 7 and Sydney Sear was 7th in Open 7.

In Tyro 8, Jenaya Ross was the top competitor with a fourth place finish overall.  Teammates Seven McHatten and Reese Kelly placed 6th and 7th.  Madison Kelly-Maund led the Novice 8 team with a 5th all-around finish. Kelly-Maund also took gold on floor exercise.   Teammates Alexa McClure and Bria Gallant were 6th and 8th all-around.

In Open 8 Dara MacInnis finished 7th all-around and Paige Mills was 8th. Karisa Quinn was first in the National Novice category.

“The girls’ team performed really well. It was a high calibre meet and we were pleased with our results. ” says Team PEI coach Shelley Ferguson.

On the men’s side, in Level 1 under 12 Jack Warren placed 4th all-around, Jago Sabine was 5th, , and Gabriel Ing finished 8th. Sabine was also the Atlantic champion on high bar. In Level 1 over 12, Cameron Davis was 5th overall and took the gold medal on vault. Ethan Arsenault took the overall bronze in Level 2 under 10 and was Atlantic champion on pommel horse.

Level 3 under 13

The Level 3 under 13 team won team gold with Baylen Jupp leading the team with a bronze all-around medal. Teammates Trent McClure and Murphy MacArthur placed 7th and 8th. MacArthur also claimed the gold medal on high bar. In Level 3 over 13, Simon Burns placed 4th all-around. In Level 4 under 13, Isaac Bourque was Atlantic all-around champion also winning four event gold medals. Tanner Clow claimed the bronze all-around, Nicholas Handrahan was 4th and Jesse Robertson was 5th.  Handrahan also took the gold medal on floor exercise.

 “The PEI boys were on the podium throughout the competition. We had a strong team this year.” adds Team PEI judge Jeff MacRae.

Results

Official Photographer

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Good Luck to our provincial teams competing this weekend at Atlantic Gymnastics Championships in Saint John, NB.  Have a great competition!!!

Live Feed

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Congratulations to our Level 3 competitive girls who competed last weekend at the Amherst Invitational!!

Amhrest

 

Fantastic Job Girls!!!

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Island Gymnastics Academy

Special General Meeting

A special general meeting of the Island Gymnastics Academy will be held on Thursday, May 21/2015 at 5:30 p.m. in room 125 of the House of Sport.

Agenda items will include bylaws concerning membership and nominations to the board.

All Academy members are welcome.

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Boston Marathon

Good Luck to our Pre-school Director, Nancy Ripley, who is leaving today to run in the Boston Marathon!!!!  WOW!!!

Have a great race, Nancy!!!

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Congratulations to Sophie Mayne for being awarded the Sport PEI SCORE of the month award!!!!

Sophie Mayne

See the article here

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These two love gymnastics at IGA! :) Right after Delaney had won first on vault and second on bars for her category, we told her that Grampie had mastered a giant at adult gymnastics a couple nights before and Delaney said..You did that before me!

Joe and Delaney

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