Congratulations to Year 9 student Lizzie Stevenson who, over the weekend, won a gold medal representing New Zealand at the World Age Group Trampolining Championships in Sofia, Bulgaria. Lizzie and her partner Alexa Kennedy qualified 8th in the 13-14 Year Girls Synchronised Trampoline event, and then went on to tie equal first place with a team from Japan in the final. While in Bulgaria, Lizzie also got 5th place in the Double Mini Trampoline event. She returned to New Zealand on Wednesday to attend the AMP Awards Dinner in Auckland, where she was awarded an AMP National Scholarship!
Well done to Lizzie on her amazing results and gold medal at worlds, and also on receiving the prestigious AMP National Scholarship!