The younger girls were much stronger than the Seniors, in prelims. (Many of the top Canadian Senior Women did not compete for one reason or another.)
In the women’s Novice event, Victoria Moors of Cambridge, Ont., placed first in the preliminary round with 59.650 points.
Sabrina Gill of Oakville, Ont., finished second with 58.750 points and Natalie Vaculik of Oshawa was third in a field of 50 competitors at 56.600.
The top 3 Junior competitors after Day 1:
Rachelle Hunt, Mississauga
Madeline Gardner, Cambridge
Coralie Leblond-Chartrand, Gymnix
Gym Score Depot summary of results
UPDATE – commentary from The C Score