Young Gymnast Excels in Prestigious Competition
Stamford High School pupil, Lottie Smith (Year 8), competed in the British Junior Gymnastics Championships at the Echo Arena in Liverpool last month. This event is the most prestigious competition in the yearly gymnastics calendar and Lottie was one of only 22 competitors from across the country to qualify in her age group.
Lottie competed on all 4 Olympic disciplines consisting of; vault, bars, beam and floor, she scored 46.2 overall and was particularly pleased with her bar routine. Lottie finished in 11th position and has been selected as a member of the 2014 England Junior Squad. She will be attending her first 2 day England Squad training camp in Aldershot at the end of April.