We are excited to introduce our next group in Region 7 and spotlight these amazing athletes!
Kristina Aquino, Bella Dempesis and Maggie Peeks
Spotlight Acro and Cheer
Level 6 Women’s Group
Kristina Aquino (Base) is 11 years old and in the 5th grade from Mechanicsville, Virginia. She started Acrobatic gymnastics in August of 2020. Her favorite acro skills are toe pitch and basket. Kristina loves to play the ukulele and listen to the Beatles & Queen in her free time. This is Kristina’s first partnership, and she is very excited to be a part of such a hardworking team.
Bella Dempesis (Base) is 10 years old and in the 5th grade from Richmond, Virginia. She began Acrobatic gymnastics in 2017. Her favorite acro skills are toe pitch and sumo. Bella is really looking forward to competitions this year. Her favorite foods are kiwi and raspberries.
Maggie Peeks (Top) is 8 years old and in the 3rd grade from Sandston, Virginia. She started Acrobatic gymnastics in October of 2019. Her favorite skill is basket. This year, she is really looking forward to doing her back handspring. Her favorite food is brussels sprouts, and she has two dogs named Minnie and Luna.
Check out these exciting videos and photos from this amazing group of athletes: