Published on 29/07/2022
Saskia Loer Hansen
  • Saskia Loer Hansen will present the medals at the Gymnastics Artistic – Women’s Team Final ceremony
  • The sport sees its athletes leaping, twirling and flying across a range of iconic apparatus
  • The event starts at 0900 hrs on Saturday 30 July 2022 at Arena Birmingham.

The interim Vice-Chancellor of Aston University will present gold, silver and bronze medals at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Saskia Loer Hansen will do so at the Gymnastics Artistic – Women’s Team Final ceremony on Saturday 30 July 2022 at Arena Birmingham.

The sport sees its athletes leaping, twirling and flying across a range of iconic apparatus, earning points from a panel of judges. Some of the events and apparatus to be featured in the Games include balance beam, rings, uneven bars, pommel horse and vault.

Saskia Loer Hansen, interim Vice-Chancellor at Aston University, said:

“It will be a real honour to present the medals to the athletes in the Women’s Gymnastics Artistic ceremony.

“As an Official University of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games I am delighted to represent Aston University at such an inspiring event that gives people a unique chance to see this generation of athletes perform and highlight Birmingham as a place for opportunity and success.”

To find out more about the gymnastics artistic click here.

Notes to Editors

About Aston University

Founded in 1895 and a University since 1966, Aston is a long established university led by its three main beneficiaries – students, business and the professions, and our region and society. Aston University is located in Birmingham and at the heart of a vibrant city and the campus houses all the university’s academic, social and accommodation facilities for our students. Saskia Loer Hansen is the interim Vice-Chancellor & Chief Executive.

Aston University was named University of the Year 2020 by The Guardian and the University’s full time MBA programme has been ranked in the top 100 in the world in the Economist MBA 2021 ranking. The Aston MBA has been ranked 12th in the UK and 85th in the world.

For media inquiries in relation to this release, contact Sam Cook, Press and Communications Manager, on (+44)74469 10063 or email: s.cook2@aston.ac.uk

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