Year: 2008

Email from OZ

We received this email from Hannah & Alice Carter who emigrated to Australia. It’s brilliant to hear from you girls. It’s also great to see you are keeping up the gymnastics!   Hi Mk Springers!! I love Australia,its soo fun!!!!!!!!!!! We have started a school called Glencoe.At school we learn japanese and i have also met a […]

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Coaches Christmas Party

The Venue: Wilton Hall Bletchley Monday 22nd Dec 2008. Our coaches let their hair down following a hectic year. More pics will follow

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MK Springers Gymnasts' Christmas Party

On Saturday 20th December more than 70 club members from all over Milton Keynes came together for a party and disco at the Medbourne sports Pavilion We had face painting, party games, food and a disco. Lots of parents came along to volunteer, do face painting and generally have fun!   Our DJ’s for the disco were  were Tina […]

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The Base Project for Young Carers

MK Springer’s attended a session at The Base project at the Watling Way Centre during Easter. The project is for children aged 8 – 14 years who are all young carers, this means they have a caring responsibility at home, whether it be a parent or a sibling with an illness or disability.The scheme is […]

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MK Springers is A Quality Club: It's official!

MK Springers gymnasts and coaches always knew their club was the best. Now it’s been made official. Their club has passed with flying colours their recent Gym Mark reaccreditation inspection. The Gym Mark scheme has been developed by British Gymnastics, in partnership with Sport England and the Home Country Sports Councils, to provide recognition for […]

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Community Foundation awards £2,500 to MK Springers

We have just been given the good news that MIlton Keynes Community Foundation has agreed to award us £2,500 to help towards the cost of purchasing a Tumble Track. We have already raised £3,000 in the rollathon (see separate article), which means we are almost half way towards the likely £12,000 needed. The Community Foundation  […]

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Christmas and New Year arrangements

Christmas Party At Medbourne community Sports Pavilion Sat 20th Dec 2008 5.00pm -7.00pm Tickets available from your coach Recreational Gymnasts Final Classes: All classes finish on week ending  20th Dec 2008 Classes Resume: Week Beginning Monday 5th January 2009 Squad and Devleopment Gymnasts (By invitation only) Mon 22nd Dec : 10.00am – 1.00pm Tue 23rd […]

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Your Feedback

Customer comments: We welcome any feedback. Here are a few examples of comments we have received; Dear Felicity, Just a short note to say a ‘thank you’ for running such a fantastic gymnastic session today. My daughter, Monica enjoyed playing with the group members very much, and she said to me that she was looking […]

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November competition report

Competition Report On Sunday 2nd November MK Springers Gymnastics Club entered 33 gymnasts into the Bucks General Floor & Vault Competition, coming away with 5 gold, 7 silver and 2 bronze medals. Gymnasts from the clubs various venues, including Medbourne Sports Pavilion, Radcliffe Secondary School and Roade Secondary School, competed in competitions split by age, […]

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MK Springers on TV !

20October 2008 NEWS IN BRIEF!!!!! Follow this link to see TV footage of our Rollathon http://www.buckstv.co.uk/mkspringersroolathon.html On this website you will also find coverage of our schools competition and of the Bucks Youth Games

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Newsletter October 2008

Welcome back! We hope you all had a good summer break despite the weather! We are really looking forward to this coming term. We also want to extend a warm welcome to all our new gymnasts & families. We ran a very successful summer course and because of this, most of our sessions now have […]

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Amazing fundraising efforts!

October 11 2008: Our latest Newletter has been published. Following our very successful Rollathon, Helen Beaumont, our new Sports Acro Coach, has persuaded her bosses at Mouchel to match fund whatever money she manages to raise from her colleagues at work. Dawn Cunild, mother of Lauren who trains 3 times a week at Medbourne, is […]

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Rollathon

October 4th 2008: Venue: Medbourne Community Sports Pavilion Our largest fundraising effort to date gets under way with the Rollathon around Milton Keynes. Gymnasts! If you haven’t already got a sponsorship form, please ask your coach for one. On a grey Saturday afternoon over 100 gymnasts and their families descended on Medbourne Sports Pavilion to […]

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Waiting Lists

Sept 08 After an extremely successful summer holiday course, MK Springers has waiting lists for most sessions. Medbourne only has spaces on its Wednesday sessions and Thursday second session; Radcliffe, Tickford Park and Oak Grove only have one or two spaces; Roade has a large waiting list.

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Springers Squad numbers Soar!

Following some turbulence at another local club, MK Springers welcomes over fifteen new squad gymnasts into our Sports Acrobatics Squad. These gymnasts and their families are settling in well and all the Sports Acro coaches & gymnasts are waiting for the new code so they can start planning new partnerships and routines for the coming […]

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Sports Acro Summer Tournament 2008

  MK Springers recently took part in the South region Sports Acrobatic Summer Tournament. Fifteen of our gymnasts in total took part in floor and tumbling. For many of the partnerships and groups it was their first time competing together. First on floor was the new trio of Harriet Evans/Annastasia Squires/Alex Tompkins, the girls preformed […]

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MK Springers Welcomes New Sports Acro Coach

The club is celebrating the arrival of a valuable new member to our coaching team. Helen Beaumont, a senior gymnastic sports acrobatics coach & judge has joined us recently. Helen has a wealth of experience and coaching knowledge that will make the club even more successful and vibrant. Hailing from Yorkshire, in her spare time […]

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MK Springers Opens New Venue in Newport Pagnell

Tickford Park Primary is our newest venue and Saturday mornings at 10.00am and 11.00am are the times for club sessions. Club manager Felicity Candler-O’Donnell correctly identified that locally there was a lack of gymnastics provision east of the M1. Serving not only Newport Pagnell but also the surrounding villages in Buckinghamshire and Bedfordshire, the classes […]

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