ARTISTIC GYMNASTS WIN A TRIO OF MEDALS IN ARQUES

Posted on 15/12/2014 in Men's Artistic

ARTISTIC GYMNASTS WIN A TRIO OF MEDALS IN ARQUES

Scottish gymnasts return from the Coupes de Arques with a trio of medals.

On the first day of competiton City of Glasgow gymnast Pavel Karnejenko scored his highest all-around result of the year (74.050) to win bronze in the all-around U14 competition. He also earned qualification to all 6 of the following days apparatus finals, while team mate Joshua Lincoln (Bury GC) finished 4th all-around and qualified for the pommel final.

Laura Jane Core (West Lothian Artistic GC) placed highest for Scotland in the girls age group 1 category, finishing 8th all-around with a score of 45.500. A top 8 finish on floor, vault and bars seen her qualify for 3 out of 4 apparatus finals. City of Glasgow gymnast Megan Morrison was just behind her in 9th place all-around, qualifying for the vault final.

In the age category 2 competition, both Sofia Ramzan (DGC2k) and Shannon Archer (City of Glasgow GC) competed well. Sofia placed 7th all-around with a beam final qualification.

A further two Scotltish medals were won during apparatus finals. Pavel Karnejenko earned his 2nd bronze medal of the competiton, this time on pommel, while Laura Jane Core took silver on floor. 

Congratulations to all of the gymnasts, coaches and officials inviolved.

Medal Summary:

Pavel Karnejenko (City of Glasgow GC) - bronze all-around and bronze pommel horse
Laura Jane Core (West Lothian Artistic GC) - silver floor

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