Donegal’s Finesse wow London audience

Finesse entertaining the waiting crowd at Stansted airport.
Finesse Gymnastics Senior Display team are celebrating this evening after a very successful two days participating in the London Festival of Gymnastics. The team performed alongside 52 teams from all over the UK, Ireland and Scandinavia.

Finesse Gymnastics Senior Display team are celebrating this evening after a very successful two days participating in the London Festival of Gymnastics. The team performed alongside 52 teams from all over the UK, Ireland and Scandinavia.

Finesse was awarded the honour of performing in the Opening Gala for the international event. The girls put on an impressive Green Lantern themed display combining gymnastics, acrobatic balances and dance. The dramatic routine was mentioned by organisers as a highlight of the opening Gala. Following on from the success of Friday’s performance the team entered Saturday on high spirits. Finesse performed a Charleston themed routine which showcased the high quality of their flawless performance and execution of skills.

The team are delighted to be returning home tomorrow evening proudly bearing silver medals for their overall outstanding performance.

Team members: Rachel Canning, Ellie King, Amber Beecroft, Ciara Beecroft, Aoife O Connor, Molly Gallagher, Cara Nulty, Orla Lonergan, Ailbhe Gallagher, Adele King, Molly Nulty, Tori O Connor, Orla Mc Carron, Aisling Nulty, Abi Nulty, Calista Doherty and Maria Soffe.

Head coach: Meganne Herron

Choreographer: Linda Bennett

Thank you to team sponsors Andy Kershaw and Joe Ross of Fern Rose for sponsoring the teams t-shirts for the event.