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Honiton Gymnastics Club gold medal winners have shared their disappointment of missing the chance to represent the South West nationally at finals cancelled because of the coronavirus. Catie Lee and Hallie Bennett, and Enzo Migliari and Devon Roe-Lavery, who won the regional acrobatic gymnastics heats in Yate in March, had been set to compete at a national level over the weekend. With all competitions cancelled for the foreseeable future, because of the pandemic, the Honiton gymnasts have been continuing to train – but with a difference – with coach-led Zoom sessions held several times a week. James Reddy, a board…

A large contingent of Honiton trampolinists competed in the annual Griffin Association Friendly Novice Trampoline Competition, many coming home with award. They joined competitors from across East Devon and beyond at Strode College on June 10. Some of the ‘bouncers’ train at Leisure East Devon (LED) centres. In total, 51 of the competitors use LED facilities. They competed for individual and team medals. A total of 50 medals were brought home by local trampolinists. A spokesperson for LED congratulated the Honiton trampolinists, saying: “Well done to everyone who competed – an absolutely fantastic effort. “Thanks to the coaches and especially…