Wales may be about to have their first shot at World Cup glory in 64 years, but manager Robert Page, is already looking to a future built around the likes of Bennan Johnson. As Page prepares for the do-or-die play-off against either Scotland or Ukraine, he also has a mind on the younger generation. The caretaker boss - whose own deal with Wales only runs as far as the end of the World Cup campaign - has heaped praise on fit-again Kieffer Moore, and believes he can bring something different to the team, but has stressed the importance of preparing the younger players in the squad for the future of Welsh football.
"It's what we have been training for and preparing for a long time, so it’s both nerve-wracking and exciting.” Those are the words of Welsh rhythmic gymnast Gemma Frizelle as she and her team-mates prepare for a massive next three weeks. First up is the Rhythmic Gymnastics British Championships in Telford this weekend, followed a fortnight later by the Welsh Championships in Cardiff.
In a little over three months, Wales’ men’s artistic gymnasts will be aiming to write their names into the history books at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. They will bid to do something no Welsh men’s team have ever done at a previous Games: win a team medal. The... Read More
Road To Birmingham 2022: Brinn Bevan Among Welsh Medal Winners At 2022 Artistic Gymnastics British Championships
By Carl Field Rio Olympian Brinn Bevan was among the medal winners at the 2022 Artistic British Championships in Liverpool over the weekend. His bronze in the senior men’s parallel bars competition on Sunday was one of 20 medals won by Welsh gymnasts in the various categories across four action-packed days of competition at... Read More
Emil Barber is looking to take the momentum gained from his performances at the Welsh Artistic Championships into the upcoming British Championships in Liverpool. The 21-year-old Swansea artistic gymnast finished third in the men’s senior all-around event at the Welsh event in Cardiff at the end of last month, as... Read More
By Carl Field Benjamin Eyre and Jea Maracha were crowned as the new senior all-around champions at the Welsh Artistic Gymnastics Championships staged in Cardiff over the weekend. For 23-year-old Eyre, the triumph marks his second Welsh men’s title and comes six years on from his first. He won with an all-around... Read More
By Carl Field A gold medal for the Wales men’s artistic team and individual all-around gold for man of the moment Joe Cemlyn-Jones were the highlights of a memorable two days of Northern Europeans action in Cardiff. The six-strong Welsh team also including Emil Barber, Brinn Bevan, Jacob Edwards, Benji Eyre and... Read More
By Carl Field Brinn Bevan and Joe Cemlyn-Jones will spearhead the charge for a first Northern Europeans men’s artistic team gold for Wales for a decade when this year’s event rolls into Cardiff at the weekend. The pair have recently returned from Japan where they were competing for Great Britain at the... Read More