The Red River Valley Gymnastics Girls and Boys Teams traveled to TNT Gymnastics in Fargo, ND for the Winter Challenge Invitational this weekend. The first state qualifying meet of the season turned out successful for RRVG with most every gymnast earning a berth to the State Gymnastics Championships in March.
RRVG Levels 8 and 9 teams took the 1st Place team titles with solid scores on all events. In addition, Level 8, Brittany Marynik, Level 9s, Sophia Nelson, and Bailee Espelien won All Around titles in their age divisions.
RRVG’s Level 5 team also turned in a strong performance taking 2nd place honors.
The Boys team had similar results in this second I-29 Shuffle. Level 4, Jackson Lee, Level 7 Jak Urlacher, and Level 10 Jacob Iiams won All Around titles while the Level 8s, swept the podium with Nick Idso taking All Around honors, Rob Treuer taking 2nd, and Spencer Kay with a 3rd place finish.
The Girls Team is on the road again this weekend with the Optional Team heading to Chow’s Invitational, home of Olympic Gold Medalist Gabbie Douglas, in Des Moines, IA, and the Compulsory Team traveling to Sioux Falls, SD for the Rumble in the Jungle Invitational at Power and Grace Gymnastics.