2019 Australian Gymnastics Championships
This week week signals the start of the 2019 Australian Gymnastics Championships at which Tasmania will have a strong representation across Women’s and Men’s Artistic and Trampoline.
The competition takes place over two weeks, with top gymnasts from each state and territory competing for the title of 2019 Australian Champion. With over 1,400 athletes competing, it is sure to be an exciting and action packed event. Five Gymsports will be on show, including disciplines of Women’s and Men’s Artistic, Rhythmic, Trampoline and Acrobatic Gymnastics.
In 2019 Tasmania will have 57 athletes competing for medals across the two weeks at Hisense Arena made up of 10 MAG, 5 WAG and 42 TRP athletes . Full schedule can be found here;
In 2018 the GTAS Team won 3 Gold, 5 Silver and 4 Bronze across the two weeks of competition with all of these medals coming from Trampoline Gymnastics and in 2019 will look to grow on this.
The following athletes will look to defend the National titles they won in 2018; Damien Axelsen (Senior DMT), Patrick Schluter/Matthew French (Junior International SYN Male), Callum O’Sullivan (U17 DMT Male)
Good luck to all of our Gymnasts as they look to Tasmania and their clubs proud!
Follow the results live throughout the 2 weeks here!