Tag: Gymnastics

Artistic Gymnasts Qualify For PanAm Games

Artistic Gymnasts Qualify For PanAm Games

The Bermuda Gymnastics Association announced that Bermuda has earned a slot in the 2015 Pan American Games for artistic gymnastics. Three Bermuda gymnasts traveled to Toronto to compete in the Pan American Championship, the qualifying event for the Games. Sydney Mason [16, BHS], Gabby Vincent [17, Warwick Academy] and Zantae Dill [15, Saltus] took on... Read more of this article

Silver Level Gymnasts Impress In Florida Meet

Silver Level Gymnasts Impress In Florida Meet

The Silver Level Bermuda Gymnastics Team concluded competing yesterday [July 1] at the USAIGC World Championships in Orlando, Florida, with the team making a strong showing. In the first day of competition, top finishes for the group came from Gianna Webbe in the 12 year old division [3rd out of 57, 36.475] and Tomei Talbot in the 13 year old division... Read more of this article

Gymnast T’aja Williams Wins Medals In Florida

Gymnast T’aja Williams Wins Medals In Florida

The Bermuda Gymnastics team continued its excellent showing in Orlando, Florida at the 2014 USAIGC World Championships, with  T’aja Williams winning two medals and several of the 10 gymnasts who competed in the Bronze level divisions earning top finishes and qualifying for the event finals. The Bronze level gymnasts followed up on the Copper... Read more of this article

Bermuda Gymnasts Win USAIGC Copper Divison

Bermuda Gymnasts Win USAIGC Copper Divison

The Bermuda Gymnastics Association [BGA] has revealed that last night [June 25] the Bermuda Copper level team won the first place team banner in the 2014 USAIGC World Championship Copper medium team division being held in Florida. Left to right: Mya Furbert-Jacobs, Rhianna Evelyn, and Kayode George with their coach Molly Newbury. Missing from the photo... Read more of this article

29 Bermuda Gymnasts To Travel To Florida

29 Bermuda Gymnasts To Travel To Florida

Twenty-nine local gymnasts will travel to Orlando, Florida to compete in the USAIGC World Gymnastics Championships over the week of June 25th – July 3rd, 2014. A spokesperson said, “This is the pinnacle competition of the year for the Bermuda Gymnastics Team. The girls had to earn a minimum qualifying score at the International Gymnastics Challenge... Read more of this article

Bermuda Gymnasts Compete In Scotland

Bermuda Gymnasts Compete In Scotland

Bermuda Gymnastics Association team members Gabby Vincent [16, Warwick Academy], Tabytha Hofheins [16, Warwick Academy], Sydney Mason [15, BHS], and Zantae Dill [15, Saltus] traveled to Perth, Scotland this weekend to participate in their first major senior international event. The Commonwealth Invitational brought together gymnasts from all over the... Read more of this article

Sadia Wilson Selected For England Team

Sadia Wilson Selected For England Team

Bermudian gymnast Sadia Wilson has been selected by the English Gymnastics Federation to be part of the 2014 English squad. Her mother Komlah Foggo-Wilson expressed her pride at her daughter’s accomplishments, saying the family is extremely proud of her, and she has shown great potential since she was 8 years old and works very hard. The talented... Read more of this article

Bermuda Gymnasts Finish Competing In Brazil

Bermuda Gymnasts Finish Competing In Brazil

Bermudian gymnasts Clara James and Danielle Wall wrapped up their Junior Pan American Championship on the beam and floor yesterday [Mar 29] in Aracaju, Brazil. The young ladies started on balance beam and both were debuting new, international level skills. Despite a fall on her front tuck salto, Clara nailed her backhand spring back tuck series and... Read more of this article

Junior Pan Ams Gymnastics Day #1 Results

Junior Pan Ams Gymnastics Day #1 Results

Danielle Wall and Clara James, both 14 year old students at Bermuda High School, finished the first round of competition today at the Junior Pan American Championships in Aracaju, Brazil. They started strong on vault with a pair of yurchenko tucks. Danielle scored a 12.267 and Clara earned a 12.1. Gymnasts and coaches Mandi Baughman and Duke NelliganMoving... Read more of this article

Head Coach Honoured At University Of Maryland

Head Coach Honoured At University Of Maryland

Bermuda’s National Gymnastics Head Coach Robert “Duke” Nelligan was invited back to the University of Maryland this past weekend to be honoured for his contributions. Mr. Nelligan served as the Head Coach at Maryland for 31 years before moving to Bermuda. While at Maryland, he coached hundreds of national and elite level gymnasts, many of... Read more of this article


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