Young skaters star at event and bring home the silverware

SKATERS from Whitley Bay Ice Rink competed in an Open Competition at Bradford.

Coached by Karen Brannen, the group brought home silverware.

Jade Azura Brown: 1st artistic competition and 2nd level 7 ladies; Anna Mullen: 2nd level 6 ladies; Emily Gibson: 1st level 4 ladies; Katy Gibson: 1st level 3 ladies; Shannon Turner: 1st level 2 ladies (11 years and under); Aime Bowron: 1st level 2 ladies (12 years and over); Emily Anderson: 2nd level 1 ladies; Amy Smith: 2nd Beginners (nine to ten years).

Also to perform well were Marney and Elliot Thompson, Olivia Gedney, Sophie Watson and Tamsin Reed.

All skaters started their training at Whitley Bay Polar Club, which is on Saturdays at 9.30am.