Newspaper article Sunshine Coast Daily (Maroochydore, Australia)

Katherine Gets to Nationals at Last

Newspaper article Sunshine Coast Daily (Maroochydore, Australia)

Katherine Gets to Nationals at Last

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Byline: Renaire Druery

MAROOCHY Beach gymnast Katherine Lawrence will finally achieve her dream of competing at the Australian Gymnastics Championships in Sydney on May 28.

In the previous two seasons Katherine, 16, has been sidelined with a broken ankle and a neck injury.

Now injury-free, the young gymnast could not be happier and is back in training and looking forward to competing.

aNationals was my ultimate goal, so I'm pretty excited,a Katherine said.

aHopefully I can just enjoy the experience.a

In her first season of full training in two years, the Mountain Creek State High School student is feeling confident.

aI'm feeling really well prepared for nationals. I did a lot of work before the state trials and now it's just maintaining it,a she said.

Maroochy Beach Gymnastics head coach Nathan Kingston said he was proud of Katherine's efforts.

aI've coached Katherine for about seven years. It's been a hard road for her with the injuries,a he said. …

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