The Gym Sask Gymnastics Provincial Championships were held from May 13 to 15 in Yorkton.
Airbourne Competitive gymnasts from the Weyburn Gymnastics Club had athletes competing in levels 3, 4, 6, and 7 in the Canadian Competitive Program (CCP) and the Platinum level of the new Xcel Program.
To qualify for provincials, athletes in these categories have to attain a provincially set all around score during the competitive season. The club is very proud of all of these athletes. All 18 athletes in these levels at the club qualified for Provincials for the 2021-22 season. The athletes that placed top 8 in each event (Vault, Bars, Beam, Floor and All-Around) are presented with awards at Provincials.
The athletes from Airbourne competing at provincials this year are as follows (awards are indicated in parentheses):
Level 3: Brenna Verbeurgt (8th Vault), Eliza Gall (tied-6th Bars), Avery Fleck (5th Bars, 6th Floor, 7th All Around), Isabelle Cugnet (5th Beam), Rachel Keller, Sadie Hodgkin (2nd Beam).
Level 4: Sophie Heimlick (6th Vault, 5th Bars, 6th Beam), Elizabeth Hamel (5th Vault), Sophie Pollock (2nd Vault, 7th Bars, 6th All Around), Mackenzie Pulfer (8th Floor, 5th Bars, 3rd Beam, 1st Vault, 5th All Around).
Level 6 (10 to 12-year-olds): Hannah Furgason (5th Vault, 6th Bars, 7th All Around), Jaycee Giroux (4th Vault, 5th Bars, 8th Beam, 8th All Around).
Level 6 (13 years and older): Brittney Honig (tied-7th Vault, tied-7th Floor, 4th Beam, 7th All Around), Callie Dammann (8th Bars, 6th Floor), Peyton Lokken (5th Bars, tied 2nd Floor, 6th All Around).
Level 7: Karis Gerle (8th on Beam, tied-7th on Floor)
Xcel Platinum: Adrienne van Staveren, Charlize Hallberg (tied-7th Floor).
The Weyburn Gymnastics Club says Congratulations to all of the athletes for their accomplishments in the 2021-22 season.