Worle pupils become world champions

PUBLISHED: 13:00 15 December 2019

Left to right, Ebony, Lauren, Sienna, and Ruby. Picture: Shane Dean

Left to right, Ebony, Lauren, Sienna, and Ruby. Picture: Shane Dean

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Four pupils of Worle Community School Academy (WCSA) are celebrating their successes in the nationals and world championships in a gymnastic sport.

Ruby Lightfoot, Sienna Pitts, Ebony Taiwo and Lauren Baird all take part in baton twirling.

The group currently competes with several different clubs including Pom Pom Corp and Parade Corp.

One of the students, Sienna, recently competed in X Strut, which is an international competition for the best of the best in the sport.

Worle Community School Academy Principal Jacqui Scott said: "We are absolutely delighted by the girls' success.

"They have done exceptionally well.

"We encourage all our students to participate in sport and follow their dreams."

The academy is part of the Priory Learning Trust.

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