The 45th FIG Artistic World Championships takes place in Nanning, China, 3- 12 October 2014.
Competing senior Artistic Men and Women gymnasts who will be representing South Africa are:
– Men’s Artistic: Ryan Patterson,
– Women’s Artistic: Claudia Cummins, Bianca Mann, Angela Macguire, Tylah Lotter
(*Kirsten Beckett is unfortunately not competing due to injury)
Bianca Mann and Claudia Cummins recently took part in the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, additionally both took part in the 2013 World Championships. Together with Kirsten Beckett, the three are the current leading ladies in Women’s Artistic Gymnastics. It will be Angela Macguire, Tylah Lotter’s first World Championship event. It will be Ryan Patterson’s second World Championships, having last participated in 2011.
We wish the team well at World Championships!