On 22nd and 23rd May 2010, 40 children from Stamford Junior School attended the Midlands Independent Schools Gymnastics Championships in Birmingham. It was a highly successful day for the Junior School, which took home four individual championship titles and two team championship titles.
This was the final competition of the school year and featured many top gymnastic schools from across the Midlands. Of the individual title successes, Georgie Richardson was named the Under 9 Champion, Lucy Porteus the Under 7 Champion and Lottie Smith both the Under 9 Advanced Champion and Under 11 Mixed Champion.
In the team event, the Junior School’s Under 9 Novice Team and Under 9 Advanced Team both came first to be crowned the MIGSA Team Champions 2010.
Trudy Smith, team coach said, “All of our pupils performed extremely well on the day and were of tremendous credit to the School. Our individual and team champions demonstrated great skill and have promising gymnastic careers ahead of them.”