Gymnast final monthly star for 2018

2018-11-07 06:01
Tshepiso Dikgetsi (13)Photo: Supplied

Tshepiso Dikgetsi (13)Photo: Supplied

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Tshepiso Dikgetsi (13), a gr. 7 learner of the St. Patrick’s College, is the Express Northern CapeLet’s Play Sports Star of the Month for October’s for her achievements in rhythmic gymnastics.

At the 2018 Rhythmia Club Competition, Tshepiso performed best overall at level 5 and and was the best u.13 at level 5.

She was the winner in the Northern Cape qualifying competition for best u.13 at level 5.

In the Klerksdorp School of Gymnastics High Performance Circuit, Tshepiso won the invitational for best u.13 at level 5.

At the Gold Reef Rhythmic Gymnastics Competition she was named the best u.13 rhythmic gymnast at level 5.

At the Floors Rhythmic Club Competition, she came second overall at level 5 and received a silver medal.

Tshepiso also took part in the 2018 South African Gym Games in Gauteng at the Wits University.

The competition was attended by gymnast from all provinces, as well as neighbouring countries like Namibia. She was among six gymnasts representing the Northern Cape.

It was her first competition at such a high level and she achieved the best performance as u.13 at level 5, for which she received a gold medal. She competed with 37 gymnasts in her age category.

Tshepiso’s motto is: ”Being a gymnast is having the strength to hold on and the courage to let go”.

Tshepiso is the lastExpress Northern Cape Let’s Play Sports Star of the Month for 2018. The Express Northern CapeLet’s Play Sports Star of the Year will be crowned at a private function in Kimberley at the end of November.

For information call Lynne Landman or Juanré Viviers at Z PR on 051-522-9574.


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