10th February 2020 — Teams from across the Stamford Endowed Schools are celebrating their success after their performances at the East Midlands Schools’ Floor and Vault Championships, with each of their 6 teams having achieved a podium position.
Stamford Junior School hosted the regional gymnastics competition which also acts as the qualifying event for the National Finals, held in May.
Four of Stamford’s teams won gold and will advance to the Nationals, to represent the Stamford Endowed Schools and the East Midlands Region; the Under 11 Girls A team, Under 11 mixed team, Under 19 Girls team and Under 19 Boys team. The Under 11 Girls B team also performed well, winning silver, with the Under 14 Girls team securing bronze.
Special recognition goes to the Under 19 Boys team, who scored the highest team total of the day, making Stamford Endowed Schools history as the first ever senior boys team from the Schools to advance to the National Finals.