Gold rush for skaters

By Clare Newman

Friday, May 16, 2014

 

Gold rush for skaters

The Island’s medal-winning figure skaters, from left, Oliver Brunton, eight, Ayesha Taylor, 12, Miles Grist, 13, and Will Riley, 12. Picture by Jennifer Burton.

IW SKATERS bagged three golds and a bronze at the Bracknell Open.

Ayesha Taylor achieved a PB score to win the beginner girls’ aged ten and over, while Will Riley won the level 2 men’s competition, also with a PB score.

Also reaching the top of the podium was Miles Grist, in the level 3 men’s contest, a great achievement considering it was his first competition at level 3.

Winning a bronze was Oliver Brunton in the beginner boys, on his competitive debut.

Lauren Wood was 12th in the level 2 ladies, a good result for a young skater who was competing at this level for the first time.

Facebook Icon Twitter Icon Delicious Icon

More Sport

1 - 2 - 3 - 4

Most Read

  1. Crash at Morton

    Thursday, August 21, 2014

  2. GCSE results revealed today

    Thursday, August 21, 2014

  3. Disruption for Solent commuters

    Thursday, August 21, 2014

  4. Scam warning from Isle of Wight computer company

    Friday, August 22, 2014

  5. Church bells silenced after noise complaint

    Friday, August 22, 2014

View our Elgin Traffic & Travel Map