Wisbech trampoline stars bounce to glory at national championship

YOUNG trampoline stars from Wisbech have bounced to victory at a national championship.

Ellie Salmon, Alana Pritchard and Yasmin Pritchard helped Magdalene House, the Wisbech Grammar School’s preparatory school, to glory.

The school triumphed in the girls under-9s category of the Independent Association of Prep Schools trampoline competition, which attracted more than 250 competitors.

Seven-year-old Alana also placed third individually, while 13-year-old head girl Alice Salmon finished second in the under-13s age group.

Head coach Adela Broda, from Fenland Flyers, said: “I am so proud of the girls. They trained extremely hard for this competition and it has paid off with unexpected brilliant results for the school.

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“I look forward to taking them back next year.”

Head teacher Chris Moxon said: “Just to compete in this highly prestigious competition for the first time was a real privilege.

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“To actually win the under-9s competition is incredible and also to have our head girl come second against so many top preparatory schools is just amazing.”

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