GB medal joy for roller duo

Two young local roller skaters entered the British Championships held in Peterborough and came home with five medals and coach Jane Jiggins was delighted with their results.

Two young local roller skaters entered the British Championships held in Peterborough and came home with five medals and coach Jane Jiggins was delighted with their results.

Morgan Docwra, aged seven, entered the tots category for skaters up to seven years. She performed two compulsory figures achieving third place. She then performed a nice two minute free skating routine to be placed second giving her a combined bronze medal for both events. Morgan also performed a glide waltz and Olympic foxtrot to be placed third overall.

Becky Allen, aged nine, competed in the mini category for skaters aged eight and nine years. She performed a good free programme including all the required elements to win a bronze medal.

She also entered the solo dance event, skating three compulsory dances to finish in sixth place.

Becky has been selected to represent Great Britain in a competition in Croatia in June.

The skaters would like to thank Retroskate, Great Yarmouth, Denes High, Lowestoft and North Walsham High School for the use of their facilities. Beginner/advanced classes are held at all three venues. For more information please visit websites www.retroskate.net www.waveneyrsc.co.uk and www.nwalshamrsc.com