[Powell River, BC, May 8th 2018] A contingent of five top level gymnasts travelled to Abbotsford, BC last month to compete in the 2018 Twisters Invitational competition which is held over two weekends. The team earned a combined 3 medals and 14 Top 10 placements for the Sunshine Coast.
Hillary English competed in the Junior Olympic 7 division for gymnasts born in 2004 & 2005. Hillary took the bronze medal on bars and placed fourth on the beam, placing her 5th All Around for her division.
Teammates Rachel Peckford and Trystinna Bailey duked it out in the Junior Olympic 7 division for gymnasts born in 2000-2003. Rachel earned the silver medal for vault, 6th place for bars and beam, 10th place for floor, earning her the Bronze medal All Around. Trystinna placed 10th for bars and 7th for floor.
Katie Dohm competed in the Junior Olympic 9 division for gymnasts born 2000-2002. Katie earned 7th place on vault, 6th place on bars, 8th place on beam, 4th place on floor, placing her 7th All Around for her division.
Ekaterina Senilova competed in the Junior Olympic 10 division for gymnasts born 2000-2002. Ekaterina placed 10th on vault and 7th on floor.