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Westlake Winners

Two golds and a national title at Rhythmic Champs

Four Westlake Girls students competed at the New Zealand Secondary School Rhythmic Championships in Auckland, winning two gold medals.

Congratulations to Year 9 students Mary Malkova (pictured above top) and Shalinee Bajwa (pictured above) who won gold. Mary surpassed a competitive field to become the 2021 National Junior Secondary Schools Champion after coming 1st in the NZSS Junior International Division.

Fellow Year 9 student, Shalinee Bajwa finished first in Level 6 with impressive performances in ball, hoop and ribbon.

Two other students also competed strongly. Nadia Franklin finished 4th in Level 7 and Holly Wright turned out for Level 8.

The WGHS Gymsports team is set to compete again at the Auckland Secondary Schoools Gymsport Championship on Thursday 17 June.