A trio of CIS gymnasts from Motions Unlimited kicked off the competitive season at the Gasparilla Fall Invitational Oct. 21 and 22 in Lakeland, Florida.
Morgan C. competed first in the Xcel Gold division placing 7th overall with a 5th place finish on bars as well as two 6th place spots for floor and vault. Next Emmi D., competing level 5 routines, picked up a 1st place all-around trophy followed by Bethany H. earning a bronze on floor and 5th place overall for level 3.
The next event for these female gymnasts and the rest of the Motions Unlimited competitive team will be the Holiday Festival November 25 at the Motions facility on Sparky's Drive. The rest of the competitive team schedule includes, for the girls' team, the Gymstrada Invitational Dec 1-3 in Virginia Beach, the Metroplex Challenge January 26-28 in Fort Worth, Texas and the Florida Crown Championships in Boca Raton, Florida April 28-29. The boys' team will compete next at the Judges Cup November 12 in Roswell, Georgia followed by the Windy City Invite in Chicago January 12-14. The entire team will compete in the Gasparilla Classic in St. Petersburg, Florida February 23 – 25.