Tauranga's best cheerleaders have been recognised in the first Bay Twisters competition held at the weekend.

The non-profit cheer team competed in their first 'Cheerfest Championships hosted by Cheersports NZ' competition.

This was the first year Bay Twisters competed in their mini division and will hold their own competition in Tauranga in September.

Results from Saturday's efforts as Auckland Netball Centre:


Team name: Division: Placing:
Snowflakes MINI LEVEL 1 2nd place
Starlets Youth LEVEL 1 3rd place
Cyclones Senior level 1 1st place
Thunder Senior level 2 1st Place
Tornado Senior Level 3 2nd place
Parnell Davis Solo junior level 2 1st place
Alex Kilgour Solo senior level 2 2nd place
Anna Grigson Solo senior level 5 1st place (ZERO DEDUCTIONS)
Alisha & Brierley Duo senior level 1 1st place
Alisha & Madison Duo junior level 2 2nd place
Priya, Taryn, Frankie & Kayleigh Stunt group level 4 1st place (ZERO DEDUCTIONS)

Anyone interested in joining please contact Rebecca Grigson 021 191 6933 rebecca@baytwisters.co.nz