Gymnastics: Bermuda Win 14 Medals

July 7, 2011

With 14 medals under their belt, the Bermuda Gymnastics Team has just finished a very successful first day of competition at the 2011 Island Games, with the gymnastics portion being held in Jersey this weekend.

gymnastics Team

The junior team did the Island proud, winning gold in the team competition. [Pictured below]

junior gymnastics team

The senior team narrowly missed the gold in their team event, placing second to the Faroe Islands by 1.45 points. The Bermuda team also earned 4 individual gold medals, two individual silvers, and 5 bronzes. The total medals won for Day 1 was 14.

Pictured below are [left] Tais Burgess-Allen who won gold on floor and silver on vault and [right] Kaisey Griffith who won several medals in the senior division.

Tais Burgess Allen . Kaisey Wolf

The girls return to action on Saturday with the optional competition. This is an individual event where the girls will compete their riskier, high level skills.

Complete results below:

Senior Team Results

1. Faroe Islands 95.60
2. Bermuda 94.15
3. Isle of Man 91.8

Senior Individual Results

Name Vault Bars Beam Floor All-Around
Kaisey Griffith 12.45 (9) 12.8 (1) 12.7 (1) 11.4 (3) 49.05
Morgan Beckles 11.90 (26) 12.1 (3) 11.35 (9) 11.7 (1) 47.05
Rosie Finnigan 12.3 (14) 11.8 (6) 11.6 (7) 10.55 (15) 46.25
Tabytha Hofheins 12.2 (19) 11.35 (8) 12.05 (3) 10.95 (9) 46.55
Sydney Mason 12.6 (3) 10.45 (16) 11.15 (11) 10 (22) 44.2
Zantae Dill 11.25 (35) 10.45 (16) 10.95 (13) 9.2 (27) 41.85

Junior Team Results

1. Bermuda 94.65
2. Isle of Man 91.8
3. Jersey 91.0

Junior Individual Set Results

Name Vault Bars Beam Floor All-Around
Clara James 11.35 (10) 10.65 (10) 10.6 (16) 12.0 (3) 44.6
Danielle Wall 11.65 (6) 10.35 (12) 11.1 (10) 11.75 (4) 44.85
Tomei Talbot 11.75 (4) 11.1 (5) 11.25 (8) 10.3 (15) 44.4
Samantha Soares 11.55 (7) 10.15 (14) 11.95 (3) 10.5 (13) 44.15
Sadia Wilson 11.85 (2) 10.95 (6) 10.85 (13) 11.7 (5) 45.35
Tais Burgess-Allen11.85 (2) 10.75 (9) 11.2 (9) 12.3 (1) 46.1

- Photos by Alex Masters and Mandi Baughman.

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  1. Catherine Dl says:

    GO BERMUDA GO!!! You girls do us proud – you work really hard and you deserve it – WELL DONE TO ALL OF YOU and well done to the fab coaches as well!!!

  2. Linda Hines says:

    Well done Team Bermuda!!! Congrats to the coaches for all your hard work and time that you have put in…Yay for Harrington Sound Primary students past and present!!!

  3. Tk says:

    Yay Zant!!!! and way to go Team BDA!!

  4. Ellen G says:

    Superb! Wonderful write up and exquisite pictures. So proud of Team BDA. Keep up the great work ladies!

  5. two sides says:

    Good job team Bermuda keep up the good work we needed some good news about Bermudains doing something good .Were are all the people that always have something to say what you can only come on when it bad news this is a plus for morning reading .

  6. SWEETBLACK says:

    Congratulations Team Bermuda. Job well done i am proud of all of you. It’s a relief to hear some good news coming from our young people for a change. See all you Haters there are still a lot of good young people in bermuda who are doing something good for our country. Keep up the good work

  7. Truth be Told says:

    Congrats Team Bermuda. You display another fine example of the great and positive things going on in Bermuda.

  8. 32n64w says:

    Wonderful job Team Bermuda!!

  9. Bill & Diane says:

    Congrats Team Bermuda. You have ALL worked so hard to represent our Country Bermuda and we are all so proud of you ALL. Coaches your Team Bermuda you must be very proud and thanks for all your hard work. Love all your SMILES!!

  10. Well Done Bermuda Team !! Tomei you did an excellent job, keep pushing forward !!

    • SamT says:

      Yes Great Job Bermuda – Mandi & Duke and the rest of the coaches and parents, etc. Hard work and sacrifices have paid off. Tomei, Nana and family are so proud of you. Keep it up and the high points will come. You did good. Love you baby!!!!

  11. Kennette Burgess says:

    Congrats team Bermuda. We have the talent, just need to invest more in our talent.
    From a proud Onion…