BRITISH MEN'S CHAMPIONS

 

BRITISH WOMEN'S CHAMPIONS

 

BRITISH WOMEN'S CHAMPIONS

 

BRITISH WOMEN'S CHAMPIONS

 

BRITISH MEN'S ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS CHAMPIONS

From 1896 onwards, the British Gymnastics Men’s Champions trophy in the oldest in the sport.
Photo shows Kanukai Jackson, British Champion in 2000

YearGymnastClubCoached by
1896CAIN HenryORION London
1897CAIN HenryORION London
1898GREEN SDOLOBRAN AC Birmingham
1899BAKER ROBERTS AWORION London
1900BURSCH JFDOLOBRAN AC Birmingham
1901BRADLEY AlfredBRADFORD
1902BRADLEY AlfredBRADFORD
1903BRADLEY AlfredBRADFORD
1904COLLINS JCHALIFAX
1905MARSLAND GHALIFAX
1906TYSALL WalterCENTAU Birmingham
1907TYSALL WalterCENTAU Birmingham
1908TYSALL WalterCENTAU Birmingham
1909HODGETTS SamuelDOLOBRAN AC Birmingham
1910PEPPER Edward EBIRMINGHAM
1911HANSEN LeonardBRADFORD
1912POTTS Edward WLONDON N.P.I (Northampton Poly. Inst.)Rudolf Oberholzer
1913HANSEN LeonardBRADFORD
1914POTTS Edward WLONDON N.P.I (Northampton Poly. Inst.)Rudolf Oberholzer
1915NO CONTEST DUE TO WAR--
1916NO CONTEST DUE TO WAR--
1917NO CONTEST DUE TO WAR--
1918NO CONTEST DUE TO WAR--
1919NO CONTEST DUE TO WAR--
1920COCKSEDGE AGN.P.I LONDONRudolf Oberholzer
1921ANDREW Sidney HN.P.I LONDONRudolf Oberholzer
1922LEIGH StanleySWANSEA YMCAWalter Standish
1923LEIGH StanleySWANSEA YMCAWalter Standish
1924LEIGH StanleySWANSEA YMCA
1925FINCHETT Henry JBIRMINGHAM YMCAAlfred Bradley
1926BROWN HaroldN.P.I LONDONPossible Bill King
1927FINCHETT Henry JBIRMINGHAM YMCAAlfred Bradley
1928WHITFORD Arthur JSWANSEA YMCA & SKETTY OL. GCWalter Standish
1929WHITFORD Arthur JSWANSEA YMCA & SKETTY OL. GCWalter Standish
1930WHITFORD Arthur JSWANSEA YMCA & SKETTY OL. GCWalter Standish
1931WHITFORD Arthur JSWANSEA YMCA & SKETTY OL. GCWalter Standish
1932WHITFORD Arthur JSWANSEA YMCA & SKETTY OL. GCWalter Standish
1933WHITFORD Arthur JSWANSEA YMCA & SKETTY OL. GCWalter Standish
1934WHITFORD Arthur JSWANSEA YMCA & SKETTY OL. GCWalter Standish
1935WHITFORD Arthur JSWANSEA YMCA & SKETTY OL. GCWalter Standish
1936WHITFORD Arthur JSWANSEA YMCA & SKETTY OL. GCWalter Standish
1937WALES AlecN.P.I LONDONBill King
1938FLAHERTY JackARDWICK LADS CLUB
1939WHITFORD Arthur JSKETTY OLYMPIC GCWalter Standish
1940NO CONTEST DUE TO WAR--
1941NO CONTEST DUE TO WAR--
1942NO CONTEST DUE TO WAR--
1943NO CONTEST DUE TO WAR--
1944NO CONTEST DUE TO WAR--
1945NO CONTEST DUE TO WAR--
1947WHITFORD JackSKETTY OLYMPIC GCArthur Whitford
1948WHITFORD JackSKETTY OLYMPIC GCArthur Whitford
1949TURNER Frank CLONDON BROAD STBill Downing, Jim Wright
1950TURNER Frank CLONDON BROAD STBill Downing, Jim Wright
1951TURNER Frank CLONDON BROAD STBill Downing, Jim Wright
1952WHITFORD JackSKETTY OLYMPIC GCArthur Whitford
1953TURNER Frank CLONDON, Bill Downing, Jim Wright
1954GRUNDER MSWITZERLAND (LONDON GC)
1955BUFFIN KenCENTRAL BOYS CLUB Cardiff, Bill Buffin
1956STUART Wray “Nik”ASPT (army school of P.T)
1957STUART Wray “Nik”ASPT (army school of P.T)
1958STUART Wray “Nik”ASPT (army school of P.T)
1959STUART Wray “Nik”ASPT (army school of P.T)
1960STUART Wray “Nik”ASPT (army school of P.T)
1961STUART Wray “Nik”ASPT (army school of P.T)
1962STUART Wray “Nik”ASPT (army school of P.T)
1963STUART Wray “Nik”ASPT (army school of P.T)
1964STUART Wray “Nik”ASPT (army school of P.T)
1965CAWTHORNE BernieHULLself taught
1966PANCOTT John “Jack”ASPT (army school of P.T)Nik Stuart
1967WILLIAMS Robert “Bobbie”SWANSEA YMCAWalter Walsh
1968BOOTH MichaelHUDDERSFIELDStan Booth (father)
1969WILD StanleyLEEDSDick Gradley
1970WILD StanleyLEEDSDick Gradley
1971WILD StanleyLEEDSDick Gradley
1972NORGROVE William “Bill”ASPT (army school of P.T)
1973WILD StanleyLEEDSDick Gradley
1974WILD StanleyLEEDSDick Gradley
1975WILSON Thomas “Tommy”HENDONEvan Tuck
1976NEALE IanCOVENTRYJohn Atkinson
1977ARNOLD Edward “Eddie”LEEDS Al (Athletic Inst.)Dick Gradley
1978NEALE IanCOVENTRYJohn Atkinson
1979DAVIS Jeffery “Jeff”BUSH HARLOWMitch Fenner
1980DAVIS Jeffery “Jeff”BUSH HARLOWMitch Fenner
1981LANGLEY KeithCOVENTRYGeoff Langley (father) John Atkinson
1982WINCH BarryBUSH HARLOWMitch Fenner
1983MORRIS AndrewSWANSEALeigh Jones
1984MORRIS AndrewSWANSEALeigh Jones
1985BARTLETT TerrySOUTHAMPTONBill Cosgrave/ Keith Richardson
1986MORRIS AndrewSWANSEALeigh Jones
1987MORRIS AndrewSWANSEALeigh Jones
1988MORRIS AndrewSWANSEALeigh Jones
1989MAY JamesBRISTOL HAWKS G.C.Stephen, May (brother)
1990THOMAS NeilLILLESHALL N.S.C.Eddie Van Hoof / Mike Weinstock
1991BOWLER PaulCENTRAL MANCHESTERColin Leigh
1992THOMAS NeilLILLESHALL N.S.C.Eddie Van Hoof
1993CAMPBELL MarvinCENTRAL MANCHESTERColin Leigh
1994McDERMOTT LeeWOKINGSimon Moore
1995CAMPBELL MarvinCENTRAL MANCHESTERColin Leigh
1996McDERMOTT LeeWOKINGSimon Moore
1997ATHERTON KevinWIGANMartin Reddin
1998CRAIG HEAPNORTH TYNEMike Redmond
1999CRAIG HEAPNORTH TYNEMike Redmond
2000JACKSON KanukaiHARROWCarol Ford/Eddie van Hoof
2001EATON DavidHINCKLEY, GCAlexander Shiryaev &Trevor Low
2002JACKSON KanukaiHARROWCarol Ford/Eddie van Hoof
2003BREWER RossSUTTON GCSimon Moore
2004BREWER RossSUTTON GCSimon Moore
2005BREWER RossSUTTON GCSimon Moore
2006BREWER RossSUTTON GCSimon Moore
2007KEATINGS DanielHUNTINGDONPaul Hall
2008THOMAS KristianEARLS Gymnastics ClubMichelle Bradley Andre Popov
2009KEATINGS DanielHUNTINGDONPaul Hall
2010PURVIS Daniel & HUNTER SamSOUTHPORT YMCA GC
Formerly NOTTINGHAM School Of Gym HINCKLEY GC
Jeffrey Brooks & Andre Popov
Sergey Sizhanov Alexander Shiryaev
2011PURVIS DanielSOUTHPORT YMCA GCJeffrey Brooks & Andre Popov
2012PURVIS DanielSOUTHPORT YMCA GCJeffrey Brooks & Andre Popov
2013WHITLOCK MaxSOUTH ESSEX GCScott Hann
2014WHITLOCK MaxSOUTH ESSEX GCScott Hann
2015PURVIS DanielSOUTHPORT YMCA GCJeffrey Brooks & Andre Popov
2016WHITLOCK MaxSOUTH ESSEX GCScott Hann
2017FRASER JoeBIRMINGHAMLee Wools
2018BEVAN BrinnSOUTH ESSEX GCScott Hann

MOST SUCCESSFUL GYMNASTS AT THE BRITISH MEN’S GYMNASTICS CHAMPIONSHIP

Arthur J Whitford

Nik Stuart

Andrew Morris and Stan Wild

Ross Brewer, Dan Purvis and Frank C Turner

Gallery of British Gymnastics Men’s Champions

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