"In times of trouble, when adversities are faced, one's true character is revealed." Horace

Manakoa Gymnastics Team Hui

Our competitive team is gearing up for the upcoming competition season.  We train athletes for various JO and Exel Levels.  We have a talented and hardworking group of gymnasts and an amazingly supportive group of parents.  If you are a Manakoa Gymnastics Competitive Team Parent and you have fundraising ideas to share, please contact our Mr. Manzo at mr.manzo@hotmail.com

Important Dates:  

Team Manakoa Practice Meet Day

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.

Hawaii State Championships

November 17 & 18 at Hanalani Student Activity Center

Winter Team Training Camp Dates:

January 2019: 4, & 7

Aloha Gymfest Meet 2019

January 19 & 20 at Le Jardin Academy

2019 Team Awards Banquet

February 17, 2019 (4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.) at Bucca Di Beppo


January 2018 Competition Highlights

In the Ch A Division

  • Skyllie Sakuma took 2nd place on vault bars and the all around

  • Sabrina Valdez placed 1st on beam, 3rd on vault, bars, floor, and the all around

  • Hiilei Dudoit placed 2nd on floor and 4th in the all around

  • Mia Pascua took 5th place on vault and 7th in the all around

  • Maya Manzo placed 1st on floor and 8th in the all around

  • Maria Manzo placed 1st on bars and 9th in the all around

team Manakoa Competition Hairstyle

One of our athletes, Lorianna Herrmann, outscored every athlete in every division competing at the Aloha Gymfest in uneven bars with a score of 9.700.  It was the highest score in uneven bars of the entire weekend!

In the Jr A Division

  • Mia Manzo took 1st on vault and 1st all around

  • Josephine Kurt took 2nd on beam, 3rd on vault, and 4th in the all around

  • Maya Coloma placed 1st on floor, 4th on bars, and was 6th in the all around

  • Kaelin Apuakehau placed 3rd on floor and 8th in the all around

  • Holly LeDoux took 5th on bars and was 9th all around

In the Ch B Division

  • Gwen Jorgensen, placed first on beam and floor, second on vault and claimed first place all around with a score of 37.400

  • Kianna Acosta-Fuulaau was 5th on beam and floor

  • Isabelle Lum placed 2nd on bars and was 8th all around

2018 Manakoa Team Awards Banquet Photos