Exelta members shine at artistic meet in Calgary

Karis Wygiera placed first and Ayla Ronspies fifth for the Red Deer Exelta Gymnastics Club in the P1 argo division at the Ed Vincent Classic women’s artistic meet in Calgary during the weekend.

Karis Wygiera placed first and Ayla Ronspies fifth for the Red Deer Exelta Gymnastics Club in the P1 argo division at the Ed Vincent Classic women’s artistic meet in Calgary during the weekend.

Wygiera won the bars, beam and floor and was third on vault while Ronspies was fourth on the vault, fifth on the bars and beam and sixth on the floor.

Meanwhile, in the Phoenix Gymnastics Club’s invitational trampoline and tumbling meet in Edmonton Mickayla Murray and Savanna Chanminaraj were double medalists.

Murray was third in the national level trampoline and double-mini trampoline (DMT) while Chanminaraj placed second in the tumbling, third on the trampoline and sixth in DMT.

Benn Bilsborrow teamed with Carter Pisko to finish third in the synchronized trampoline.

Bilsborrow was also fourth in DMT and fifth on the trampoline and in tumbling.

Pisko placed seventh on the DMT, eighth on the trampoline and ninth in tumbling.

Erika Blair was eighth on the trampoline and 10th in tumbling while Tess McLachlin was 10th in P4 tumbling.