Isle of Man Junior International Competition May 7th 2011
The England women's junior team : Claudia Fragapane
travelled to the Isle of Man to take part in a 4 way friendly international that proved to be a highly successful competition.
England won convincingly scoring 143.035 with Scotland 2nd 136.619 IOM [red team] 3rd 118.967 Malta in 4th with 118.868 & IOM [black team] in 5th with 116.852.
The hosts were using the competition as a preparation event in the lead up to the 2011 Commonwealth Youth Games which will be held on the island in September. The competition was an ideal introduction to international competition for our young gymnasts. They did themselves and their country proud by pulling together as a team and each producing some great work that demonstrated considerable potential for the future.
In the individual standings Claudia Fragapane won scoring 49.667 with Scotland's Shannon Archer 2nd & Millie Kennard 3rd.
Apparatus medals were also awarded with Claudia taking Gold on the Vault, Bars and Beam plus Silver on floor. Millie took Silver on Beam & Bronze on Bars & Ellis took the Silver medal on Vault.
The Isle of Man were fantastic hosts, friendly and helpful throughout.
Full Results - please down load PDF file shown opposite.