Top Flight Clinic Achievements

Last weekend was the final gymnastics clinic of the summer. On the last day, Em moved her level 9 beam series from medium beam to high beam, with only one mat underneath, which means it's competition ready. Her new series is a back handspring-back handspring. I was trying to make sure my photography skills were…Read more Top Flight Clinic Achievements


Regional Championships – April 9, 2016

What a great way to finish the season. Em was one of only 3 level 8 gymnasts from her gym to qualify for Region Championships. But, of course, because of the differences in their ages, they each competed by themselves at each session throughout the day. Em started open warm-up at noon, by 3:30 she…Read more Regional Championships – April 9, 2016

Queen of Hearts Invitational – February 17, 2017

My kid and I were both looking forward to this meet, very much. We were both disappointed. Em felt she was a contender for every sash. Usually the girls competing a specific level are broken down into groups of 8-10 by age for the actual medal ceremony. This meet gives extra recognition (a beauty queen sash)…Read more Queen of Hearts Invitational – February 17, 2017