British Single Arm & Midlands Open All-Round Champs – 4th May 2024 – Grimsby

The Lifters & Officials at the 2024 British Single Arm and Midlands Open Championships

A few words from Steve Gardner:

We have just finished an outstanding day of lifting at the Haven Gym in Grimsby, for the Midlands Open Championships and the British Single Arm Championship….. big thank you to Chris Bass for putting on such a great event event, and thank you to everyone who helped with the loading and catching, your help was very much appreciated….

The lifting was terrific which made for a great atmosphere and lots of records were broken and set. We had a great
age range with Emily Haydock the youngest at 10yrs and platform Legend Steve Sherwood the most Senior.

In the Midlands All round:
Best female Junior – Emily Haydock
Best Junior – James Rutter
Best female- Beata Banas
Best Open lifter- Josh Davidson
Best Master lifter – Beata Banas

Winner of the Bill Jelley Award ( best open lifter) – Josh Davidson

Winner of the Peter Ready Award (best Masters Lifter) – Beata Banas

In the British Single Arm:
Best Female Junior – Emily Haydock
Best Junior- James Rutter
Best Female -Beata Banas
Best Open Lifter -Josh Davidson
Best Master lifter- Beata Banas

Winner of the George Dick Trophy ( overall best lifter) – Beata Banas

Another presentation that also took place was for the Karen Gardner Memorial Trophy …presented for the overall best performance at the British Grip Championships (Held in January this year ) The inaugural Winner was Mark Haydock….