Gemma Staley - Body Building Star in the Making

Gemma Stanley, fitness instructor at Pontefract Squash and Leisure Club represented the United Kingdom in the International Federation of Bodybuilding Amateur Olympia compettition and was placed 2nd in the Bikini Fitness category. It was the first time the competition had been held in the U.K at the Liverpool Echo Arena and attracted athletes from 38 countries.  Gemma's rise to fame has been remarkable. She won the Stars of Tomorrow in July, the North East Championship in August, came 5th in the British Championships in August and capped all that with her performance in Liverpool.

Gemma leaves the club this week for pastures new and we wish her all the best in her new career.