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Acrobatic Trio Head to British Championships

A trio of acrobatic gymnasts from Deerness Gymnastics Academy will head to the British Championships this weekend aiming to become British Champions in Acrobatic Gymnastics. One of the most jaw-dropping disciplines in gymnastics, acrobatic gymnastics heads to Fenton Manor, Stoke-on-Trent, on the 17 & 18 February and will also act as British Gymnastics trials for […]

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Trio Bring Back Bronze from European Championships

  Three gymnasts from Deerness Gymnastics Academy have returned from the Acrobatic European Championships in Poland with a bronze medal for Great Britain. The trio, Caitlin Owston (19), Amelia Pamler (18) and Bethany MacDougall (14) all from County Durham, took the bronze in the women’s group dynamic final and finished 6th in the overall competition. […]

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Trio Compete for GB in European Championships

Three gymnasts from Deerness Gymnastics Academy are heading to Poland to take on some of the finest acrobatic gymnasts in Europe as they head to the 2017 Junior European Championships which are taking place next week from 19-22 October. The trio, Caitlin Owston (19), Amelia Pamler (18) and Bethany MacDougall (14) all from County Durham, […]

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DGA makes it into the 2018 Guinness Book of World Records

Gymnasts from Deerness Gymnastics Academy in Durham have helped the club make it into the Guinness Book of World Records for 2018 after they set a new world record on a children’s TV show. The 2018 Guinness Book of World Records is now on sale and includes a record set by four northeast gymnasts from […]

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Durham Acrobats Become British Championships

  A trio of gymnasts from Deerness Gymnastics Academy has successfully defended their British Title at the recent British Acrobatic Gymnastics Championships held in Liverpool In one of the most jaw-dropping disciplines in gymnastics, seven acrobatic gymnastics club from Durham headed to Liverpool and returned with not just a Gold medal and National Title, but […]

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Acrobats Head to British Championships

  Seven gymnasts from Deerness Gymnastics Academy will head to the British Championships this weekend aiming to become British Champions in Acrobatic Gymnastics. One of the most jaw-dropping disciplines in gymnastics, acrobatic gymnastics heads to Echo Arena, Liverpool, on the 28, 29 & 30 July as part of the 2017 British Gymnastics Championship Series. They […]

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Deerness Take Team Acrobatic Title

Twenty-two acrobatic gymnasts, in nine combinations, from Deerness Gymnastics Academy, each won a medal after teaming up to participate in the North of England regional open & team competition which took place on Sunday 25 June at South Tyneside Gymnastics Centre. Deerness Gymnastics Academy also took the Team title after securing GOLD in 8 categories and Silver in […]

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Deerness Beat the World’s Best in Geneva World Cup

  Four gymnasts from Deerness Gymnastics Academy beat the world’s best acrobats as they took the gold medal in an international competition in Switzerland last week. Jesse Heskett, Finn Gavin, Paul Dixon and Stephen Dixon were competing as a Men’s Group and were up against the current World Champions from China in the Geneva World […]

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Acrobats Head to Switzerland to take on the World’s Best

Gymnasts from Deerness Gymnastics Academy are heading to Switzerland to compete against some of the best acrobats in the world in the Geneva World Cup taking place from Thursday 25 May until Saturday 27 May. Jesse Heskett, a former world champion, competing with Finn Gavin, Paul Dixon and Stephen Dixon will come up against the […]

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New Guinness World Record as a Human Skipping Rope

Gymnasts from Deerness Gymnastics Academy set a NEW GUINNESS WORLD RECORD for the most skips over a human skipping rope when they appeared on the CBBC TV Show Officially Amazing this week. CBBC TV Show Officially Amazing is presented by Ben Shires and showcases the incredible and officially amazing people who are trying to break world […]

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