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2018 Gymnastics British Championships

Watch amazing Olympic, World and European stars fight for prestigious titles at the 2018 Gymnastics British Championships at Echo Arena, 8-11 March 2018. 

Prepare to be amazed by gymnasts with super-human abilities competing on a range of exciting apparatus. From the powerhouses on the rings to the grace and beauty of the floor routines, the explosive power of a vault to the nerve-wracking routines on the beam, you’ll be treated to a great exhibition of inspiring performances from Britain’s most talented gymnasts.

This is a great opportunity to see world class athletes before they compete all over the world for their country, including the 2018 Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast.

Last year’s championships attracted a sell-out crowd, so make sure you don’t miss out – book your ticket now to get close to the action and see Britain’s best artistic gymnasts live at the British Championships.

Thursday 8 March

09:20 - 12:15 Women’s Espoir All-Around & Men’s Under 12 All-Around - Sub Division 1

14:05 - 16:45 Women’s Espoir All-Around & Men’s Under 12 All-Around - Sub Division 2

16:50 - 17:10 Women’s Espoir All-Around & Men’s Under 12 All-Around - Medal Ceremony

18:50 - 21:20 Men’s Under 18 All-Around & Apparatus Finals

21:30 - 21:45 Men’s Under 18 - Medal Ceremony

 

Friday 9th March   

12:00 - 15:05 Women’s Junior All-Around & Men’s Under 14 All-Around - Sub Division 1

16:50 - 19:35 Women’s Junior All-Around & Men’s Under 14 All-Around - Sub Division 2

19:45 - 20:00 Women’s Junior All-Around & Men’s Under 14 All-Around - Medal Ceremony

 

Saturday 10th March                                     

09:20 - 12:25 Men’s Under 16 All-Around & Apparatus Finals

10:10 - 12:25 Women’s Senior All-Around (Sub-Division 1)

12:35 - 13:00 (Morning session ends) Men’s Under 16 - Medal Ceremony

 

14:25 - 17:50 Men’s & Women’s Senior All-Around and Men’s Apparatus Finals

17:55 - 18:20 Men’s & Women’s Senior All-Around and Men’s Apparatus Finals - Medal Ceremony

 

Sunday 11th March                                           

8.50 - 11:50 Women’s Junior & Espoir and Men’s U12 & U14 Apparatus Finals & Disability Masters

12:00 - 12:30 Women’s Junior & Espoir and Men’s U12 & U14 Apparatus Finals & Disability Masters - Medal Ceremony

13:50 - 17:35 Women’s Senior Apparatus Finals & Men’s Masters

17:45 - 18:10 Women’s Senior Apparatus Finals & Men’s Masters - Medal Ceremony

 

Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult.

Please note due to the nature of the sport, individual gymnast appearances cant' be guaranteed.

 

 

Set Reminder


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  • Plane

For all car journeys it's best to follow the white on brown tourist route signs for the Waterfront. These signs are visible on the major routes into the city. Echo Arena is situated on the Kings Dock directly adjacent to the south side of the Albert Dock. Upon arrival, the Kings Dock entrance is clearly sign posted. 

From the North...

Leave the M6 at junction 26 and follow signs for M58 Liverpool. Follow to end of M58 and then take signs for A59 Liverpool. Continue to follow Liverpool City Centre until picking up signs for the Waterfront.

From the South...

Leave the M6 at junction 21A and take the M62 to Liverpool. At the end of the M62 follow signs for Liverpool City Centre along Edge Lane, picking up and following signs for Waterfront. 

Most Liverpool city centre bound buses will call at either Queen Square bus station (a 15-minute walk) or Liverpool ONE Bus Station, which is only a five minute walk to Echo Arena.

The CityLink Route C4 bus links Queen Square bus station, James Street rail station and Liverpool ONE Bus Station to the venue. CityLink Route C4 operates every 20 minutes on Mondays to Saturdays and every 30 minutes on Sundays, between 7am – 8pm, with a maximum fare of £1 per journey. Merseytravel prepaid tickets, National Concessionary bus passes and Arriva day tickets are all valid on this service.

For up-to-date information on all bus, train and ferry services, call Traveline Merseyside on 0871 200 22 33, open 8am – 8pm, 364 days a year or visit www.merseytravel.gov.uk

From the south...

Virgin Trains operates hourly, direct services from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street (with a journey time of just over two hours). Other long-distance rail services also operate into Liverpool Lime Street station.

Echo Arena is a 20-minute walk from Lime Street or a short taxi ride. You can also transfer at Lime Street onto the underground Wirral Line trains to James Street station (10 minute walk) or catch the CityLink Route C4 (7am – 8pm) directly to the venue. If travelling from outside Merseyside, you can catch an underground train to James Street station from Lime Street station, inclusive of the cost of your ticket.

Flying into Liverpool John Lennon Airport...

A taxi from the airport to the city centre will take approximately 20 minutes or the express bus service Route 500 will take approximately 25 minutes, dropping you off within a five minute walk of Echo Arena, while Manchester’s international airport is just 45 minutes away by car.

The Liverpool Waterfront Car Park onsite is currently closed. There is plenty of parking nearby, more information on driving to the venue and parking can be found here.