Gymnast tumbles her way to nationals

Local gymnast Madison Walk has qualified for nationals in tumbling.

The 11-year old Walk, who trains at Dreams Gymnastics Center in Toano, competed at the Virginia State Championship Trampoline and Tumbling meet, in which her tumbling score of 54.1 qualified her for the National Stars and Stripes Championship in Reno from July 20-22.

The three-day national competition showcases the country’s top level 5-7 trampoline and tumbling gymnasts.

Madison also placed first in the state on the double mini-trampoline and second on the trampoline.

Madison is the daughter of Larry and Jennifer Walk.

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