Arna Madurasinghe (9), a graduate of DSIEF’s Early Impact programme at Noah’s Ark Preschool and currently in Grade 3 at Herzlia Constantia Primary, became the first girl with Down syndrome to compete in Women’s Artistic Gymnastics in the Western Cape.
Arna scored an average of 8.075 overall. While achieving lower scores in the apparatus routines on Bar (7.75) and Beam (7.90), Arna achieved higher scores on Floor (8.25) and Vault (8.40).
Click below to view her Floor exercise
Click below to view her Vault exercise
Arna earned a Bronze medal for her performance on the day and also the Principal’s Special Merit Award from Herzlia Constantia Primary.
Well done Arna!