Disability Artistic and Veterans Gymnastics Championships 17 & 18 November 2012

24 11 2012

Disability Artistic and Veterans Gymnastics Championships 17 & 18 November 2012 in Newcastle photos online at  http://www.f2images-gymnastics.co.uk

English Gymnastics Championships 2012

6 03 2012

Covered this event for British Gymnastics at the weekend. It was held at the Europa Gymnastics Centre in London. Great venue 12 apparatus pieces working at the same time.

Photos online at http://bit.ly/Ar6CsP

Kristian Thomas and Jennifer Pinches English Champions 2012

Report from British Gymnastics below:

On the 2nd-4th March, the women’s and men’s artistic English Championships took place at the new Europa centre in Kent. One of the first major competitions in the artistic calendar, the championships saw many big names fighting for the various titles up for grabs.


In the senior women’s category, Jennifer Pinches from the City of Liverpool took the title ahead of : Francis in silver and Niamh Rippin from Notts in bronze. Beth Tweddle MBE only competed on the bars but produced an almost flawless performance to score 15.9 and take the apparatus title.

In the junior competition Gabby Jupp from Sapphire comfortably took gold, with impressive scores on the vault, beam and floor. Charlie Fellowsfrom Sandbach took the silver with Katy Bramley from Notts in bronze.

Tyesha Mattis of East London took the espoir title with a huge score of 52.5, ahead of the younger of the Downie sisters, Ellie Downie and Amy Tinkler from South Durham in the bronze.


In the men’s senior competition, Kristian Thomas took the top spot with South Essex team mates Max Whitlock and Reiss Beckford in second and third respectively. Louis Smith took the pommel horse title with 15.400.

In the men’s Senior B category, Frank Baines was crowned the champion, with Brinn Bevan from South Essex taking the junior title and Donell Osbourne from Earls taking the boys.

Luke and Cameron win in South Africa

6 12 2010

Luke and Cameron win in South Africa
The new Commonwealth Games All-around Champion Luke Folwell rounded up the most successful year in his career by winning the victories on Rings and P. Bars, Silver on High Bar and Bronze in the All-around and Pommels at The Bumbo Cup in Johannesburg (South Africa), Saturday, 4 December 2010.

Further photos of Luke can be found at     http://u0000fpbizfqgfes.photoshelter.com/search?I_DSC=luke+folwell&_ACT=search


Luke Folwell in action at the Mens British Championships

British Gymnastics Awards in Gaydon Warwick 13.6.10

14 06 2010

Been really busy these last few weeks and will post some news and photos soon from recent events.

I attended the British Gymnastics awards yesterday .They were held at the British Motor Museum in Gaydon. Lot of cars and trucks on display for guests to see once the awards were over. A couple of photos below from the event.

Members of the British Women’s Senior Team pictured after receiving awards for their medal success at the Europeans in Birmingham.

Nicole Hibbert receives her award from the President of British Gymnastics Paul Garber

All the photos can be viewed and purchased at  www.f2images-gymnastics.co.uk