2014 NZ National GymSports Championships
New Zealand National GymSports Championships has finished for another year.
Congratulations to all our athletes who took part.
A huge thank you to all GymSports staff, volunteers and the Trusts Arena who helped make the event possible.
For Results click HERE
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Dylan Schmidt Takes Gold for New Zealand
Gold medallist Dylan Schmidt, Photo Source - Extreme Trampoline Facebook Page
Dylan Schmidt was the first New Zealander to win Gold at the 2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic Games on Friday, August 22nd.
The 17 year old bounced into first place defeating Chinese favourite and longtime rival Changxin Liu.
His final routine in men's trampoline saw Dylan rise above his competition, landing a difficulty of 15.400, an execution of 24.600 and a 17.340 time of flight, bringing his overall score to 57.340.
On behalf of the GymSports community we congratulate you on this huge achievement.
Please click HERE to read the article by Stuff.co.nz
Click HERE for the results page
David Bishop Claims Commonwealth Bronze
Bronze medallist David Bishop of New Zealand blows a kiss
A huge congratulations to David Bishop who claimed the bronze medal on floor at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games. This is the first medal won by a New Zealand gymnast at the Commonwealth Games since 1998 where David’s coach, David Phillips, won bronze on the same apparatus in Kuala Lumpur.
After qualifying seventh going into the final David produced a score of 14.550 to claim the bronze medal.
Click HERE to see an interview courtesy of Stuff.co.nz
Congratulations to David from the whole GymSports community.
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Gymnastics, Aerobics and Trampoline sports.