Team Scotland Set For Sainsbury's 2014 School Games

Posted on 02/09/2014 in Men's Artistic

Team Scotland Set For Sainsbury's 2014 School Games

The Sainsbury's 2014 School Games is a multi-sport event that takes place from 4-7 September 2014 in Manchester. It seeks to create an inspirational and motivational setting that not only provides our elite young sports people with the opportunity to thrive and perform at the highest levels, but encourages more young people to take part and succeed in sport.

In the gymnastics competition the Scottish men's artistic and women's artistic gymnasts will compete against their counterparts from England, Wales and Northern Ireland. At the 2013 School Games, the Scotland men's team won silver with the women taking home bronze. A trio of individual silver medals were also won during apparatus finals on high bar, vault and floor.

Selected to represent Team Scotland at the Sainsbury's 2014 School GamesĀ are:

Men's Artistic
Kelvin Cham (City of Glasgow GC)
Pavel Karnejenko (City of Glasgow GC)
Joshua Lincoln (Bury GC)
Ryan McKerchar (Perth GC)
Stephen Tonge (West Lothian Artistic GC)
David Weir (City of Glasgow GC)

Women's Artistic
Lisa Chandler (Fife GC)
Laura Jane Core (West Lothian Artistic GC)
Louise McColgan (Largs GC)
Sofia Ramzan (DGC2k)
Izzy Tolometti (Garioch GC)

The event is due to be live streamed on Sunday via the official event website where you can also find a full schedule for the competition. Good luck team!

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