Zimbabwe’s junior gymnastics team returned home to a rousing welcome after claiming 15 medals at the Zone 6 Championships which ended in Namibia yesterday.

The team amassed 11 bronze, 3 silver and two gold medals at Southern Africa’s Junior Gymnastics extravaganza.

The group of budding gymnasts was elated with an experience that saw them competing with other high gymnasts from the region.

Region 5 gymnastics president Chris Muchatuta said the performance of the junior gymnasts’ points to a bright future.

The regional gymnastics extravaganza got underway on the 5th of this month before ending on the 10th.

Artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, trampoline gymnastics and aerobic gymnastics were the categories at the Region 5 event.