April 16th, 1989 in
Yate near Bristol
by Helen May at
- Junior European Champion on bars 2004
you tell us about your given name Rhian, what does it mean?
it come from Rhiannon?
No, my mum and dad just liked the name Rhian
What's your nickname?
Dad's name is: Rob; Mum's name: Tracy; Sister: Ceri [aged 17yrs] Brother: Marcus
was the most interesting country you've seen so far ? Why?
was really good and it had all the different animals e.g. Koala's &
Favourite event/apparatus? Why?
~ It's interesting to work on and it's my best piece.
gymnast when you started gymnastics?
you admire now?
you have an element or a combination in your gymnastics, which is any special?
(Difficult or original)
special element: Zucold-Schleudern on bars which is rare
Which element do you hate, but you need it (because itís a basic skill or has a high start value)?
hate: Forward walkovers but I need to do it for my free walkover.
which skill you are dreaming, you are thinking: wow, when I could do that?
Skill I would like to be able to do is a Double
You were about 8 years old when the last compulsory routine were competed at Atlanta Olympics?
I Haven't seen compulsory routines on tape.
you give back compulsory to elite gymnasts if you could decide that?
I Would not like to go back to compulsory routines for
elite gymnasts because I prefer to do my own routines.
Do you have a hobby outside of gymnastics?
T.V.;Listening to music;Shopping; and walking our 3 dogs.
you couldn't do gymnastics, which sport would you do?
running or jumping
there a person outside of gymnastic (not family) you feel this person did an
excellent job in life.(in politics, religion ore somewhat)
is a person I admire in Gymnastics: Beth Tweedle
think she has done an excellent job with her gym and set a great standard for
These pictures below were taken at Junior european championships in amsterdam 2004