Waverley senior gymnasts Emily Whitehead and Kiara Munteanu both did a sensational job at Australia’s World Championships team selection trial, held at the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra on Sunday 14th October.
Waverley Gymnastics Centre is excited and proud to announce that Emily has been selected on to the team of five to compete at the 2018 World Championships in Doha, commencing on Thursday 25th October!
In more good news, Kiara has been selected as the reserve gymnast for the World Championships team, and has also been named on the 2018/19 National Squad!
The Women’s team will depart for Doha on Wednesday 17th October. This event will also serve as the first qualifying event for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.
Congratulations to Emily and Kiara, and their coaches John Hart and Georgia Bonora, on their wonderful achievements!
FULL TEAM: Emily Whitehead (VIC / WGC), Kiara Munteanu (VIC / WGC – non-travelling reserve), Georgia-Rose Brown (QLD / GQHPC), Alexandra Eade (VIC / NCE), Rianna Mizzen (QLD / GQHPC) and Emma Nedov (NSW / SGAC)
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