SHANNON was a Welsh Junior International gymnast & a member of the Great Britain World Class Potential squad. She was first selected to compete internationally for Wales at the Celtic Cup held in Lisburn Ireland in 2008. In 2009 she went on to win triple Gold with Team Wales at the British Schools Apparatus Championships; the Celtic Cup and the UK School Games in Cardiff. At the end of the year Shannon travelled to the Middle East to represent Wales at the World School Games in Doha the capital city of Qatar. She continued her winning ways with Wales with Gold at the Celtic Cup in 2010. After switching to athletics she proved just how good gymnastics is as a foundation sport with her rapid rise in the rankings securing her a place in the Welsh National team once again this time in Pole-Vault at the 2011 UK School Games in Sheffield. This video shows her competing at the 2009 British Espoir Championships where she placed 8th AA & qualified for the Floor final.