Jimboomba gymnasts go for gold

JIMBOOMBA Gymnastics Club staged its Going for Gold competition on the weekend.

More than 120 gymnasts aged 5 to 15 years took part in the competition. Most train for just an hour a week.

Club spokeswoman Toni Wallace said contestants participated in a tick and flick competition to recognise their growth as gymnasts and show off their new skills to family and friends.

Each child was awarded a certificate and a medal for their hard work.

Jimboomba Gym offfers competitive and recreational classes for all ages in men’s and women’s artistic gymnastics, gymskills, pre-gym, kindergym, babynastics, sporting schools and gentle gym for the over 50s.