Good luck gymnasts, err coaches!

Coaches with coaching director Stan BuckleyGood luck to our coaches who are competing in the Adult Gymnastics British Championships over the weekend.

They will be assisted during their competitions on Saturday and Sunday by coaching director Stan Buckley, who was their coach when they began training as gymnasts.

All classes at Gwernaffield and Buckley are cancelled on Saturday 25 August to allow coaches to compete.

Club members can cheer them on at Lilleshall National Sports Centre.

Posted in coaches, competition

Grand prize raffle raises £2,800

Pontins prize winner Shonna with coach Danielle

Pontins prize winner Shonna with coach Danielle

The grand prize draw raised just over £2,800 to boost club funds with winners announced at Sunday’s summer fair.

A massive thank you to everyone who donated prizes, sold tickets to their friends and families and helped out selling tickets at Mold Market.

The grand prize of a holiday for four at Pontins in Prestatyn was won by Shonna Jones from Mold who is pictured here with coach Danielle receiving her voucher.

Here are the other winning tickets:

Prize Ticket No
Pontins Voucher 5420
Feel Good Health Club 0423
Drive Me Experience 2075
March Brook Paintball 1359
6 week Grade 1 Ice Skating Lessons 4060
2 Afon Spa Experiences 3174
1 Month Peak Gym Membership 3678
Flip Out Chester 4 People 5746
Running Hare £20 meal voucher 1441
Dawnsio Dance £25 Voucher 1778
Free Family Bowl 1164
Junior Swim Saver 10 5857
Evolve Hair Company and Tangle Teaser 5070
Zone Leotard 2995
Free Junior Football Session 4551
Flint Free Family Swim 1344
2 Skate Park Passes 1939
2 Brio Liesure 7 day Passes 3904
Spavens Experience for 1 0136
Boardroom £15 Gift Card 4089
BGGC Adult Gym Voucher 1741
BGGC Gym Tots Voucher 0944
Pro Body Fitness 1 month Membership 2632
Posted in advanced, development class, general class, intermediate, preschool

Gymnast Amber sells over 200 raffle tickets

Intermdiate class gymnast Amber is our top ticket seller for next weekend’s Grand Prize Draw, selling over 200 tickets.

Amber on the beach in a sun hat

Amber is seen here taking a well earned break from ticket selling

She has won herself a Quatro leotard for her efforts.

Remember, we need all tickets sold – and unsold – returned by next Saturday at the latest.

Tickets will be drawn on Sunday 19 August at our Summer Fair at Buckley Sports Centre, between 11am-3pm.

Amazing prizes include:

  • 4 night break at Pontins Prestatyn for up to four people
  • 12 month membership to Feel Good Health Club at Mercure Chester Abbots Well Hotel
  • Driveme Junior Supercar Driving Blast, any time at Stafford only
  • Marchbrook Paintball, Wrexham, 1,000 package, for 2-3 players, all equipment provided
  • 6 week grade 1 ice skating lessons at Deeside Ice Rink
Posted in intermediate

Coaches compete at British championships

All classes at Gwernaffield and Buckley will be cancelled on Saturday 25 August as coaches are competing in the Adult Gymnastics British Championships that weekend.

Betty with her medal

Betty won the competition in 2017

Head coach Ceri and Intermediates class coach Joanne compete on Saturday morning at Lilleshall National Sports Centre with Advanced class coach Tara competing that afternoon.

Advanced coaches P and Betty compete on Sunday where Betty will also be defending her title from last year.

We would love club members to go along and support. Tickets can be purchased online.

The cancelled classes will be rescheduled and we’ll keep you posted.

Posted in advanced, development class, intermediate, preschool