Civic welcome for city gymnasts

A group of local gymnasts will meet Liverpool’s Lord Mayor, Councillor Erica Kemp CBE next week when they visit the Town Hall ahead of the World Gymnastrada in Helsinki this July. 

On Monday 11 May the team of senior gymnasts, which is made up of 20 gymnasts and 4 coaches, will have tea a the Town Hall before they head off to Helsiniki to represent Great Britain and hopefully bring home a winning medal.

Lord Mayor Councillor Erica Kemp CBE said: “I am delighted to be welcoming these young athletes to the Town Hall.

“Gymnastics is a tough sport requiring dedication and commitment and as such these youngsters are an inspiration to others.

“I wish them every success when they represent Great Britain in Helsinki in July.”