year old St Swithun’s School pupil Leonora Tomlinson from Winchester has become
the third fastest female speed-stacker in the UK.
competed in February at the UK Sport Stacking National Championships in
Stevenage. Competitors race against the clock to see who can complete cup
stacking routines in the fastest time. Leonora competed against 30 other female
participants to win third place overall, gain four gold medals in her age
category and three divisional UK records. Three of her gold medals were
recorded in the individual 3-3-3 , 3-6-3 and Cycle stacks respectively . Her
fourth medal was won with speed-stacking partner James, whereby both people
jointly complete a routine using only one hand.
will now compete in the European Championships in Spain in May and we wish her
the best of luck.
who practises for a minimum of three hours a week, has challenged the St
Swithun’s staff to a contest and will be demonstrating and teaching her skills
to fellow pupils at the school’s fundraising day at the end of the spring term.