NYG : Delta dominates Gymnastics events

NYG : Delta dominates Gymnastics events


Delta state won a total of seven Gold and two bronze medals to stay top of the gymnastics events at the sixth edition of the National Youth games taking place at the University of Ilorin .

The team won  four gold and a bronze in the boys’ events , with Mustapha Oriyomi wining two gold medals in Vaulting Exercise and Power tumbling , the young gymnast also won a bronze medal in Floor Men , while the other two Gold medals is in the men’s team and Prommel horse , which was won by Jubril Ajani .

In the girls’ event , Avani Goel , led by her coach , Helen Ocheke , won three gold medals in aerobics , Power tumbling and vaults while Ettel Jimoh won bronze in the beam final.

FCT came second with five Gold , five silver and three bronze medals while Ogun state came third with two gold and two silver medals .

Lagos , who dominated the gymnastics events  at the two previous editions finished with two silver and two bronze medals .

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