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04/11/10 I am currently recovering from an ACL injury to my knee and I have been back in the gym training full time now for more than 20 weeks. I hope to return to competition in early 2011 but you can keep up to date with my recovery by following my fortnightly blog at

DANIEL AND TEAM GB REWRITE THE HISTORY BOOKS - At the European championships in Birmingham, Team GB - Daniel Keatings, Louis Smith, Kristain Thomas, Daniel Purvis and Sam Hunter won Britains first ever Team Medal by claiming Silver on the podium behind Germany who took the Gold. In the individual apparatus competition Daniel also claimed Britain’s first ever Apparutus Title by winning Gold on the Pommel Horse.

13/03/10 London Open.
World All-around Silver medallist Daniel Keatings (Huntingdon) took the prestigious Westminster Trophy and the overall victory at the 2010 London Open held over the weekend 13/14th March.

Dan's huge score of 90.500 took him clear of second placed Daniel Purvis (Southport YMCA) with Kristian Thomas (Earls) in third.

06/03/10 American Cup - Worcester, Massachusettes.
Daniel finished 5th in his first competition of 2010, up against a strong field Daniel started nervously on his first apparatus and stepped out of the floor area just as he did in the World Championships, he then had an uncharacteristic fall on the pommel horse that left him chasing the field on the other four apparatus. The rest of the competition went well for Daniel but he was always chasing the leading pack and the difference after the first two apparatus was just to large to claw back.

Daniel will be back in action at the London Open on March 13th.

Watch out for Daniel when he appears on the BBC Question of Sport on Friday 4th December.

20/11/09 BBC Children in need - Glasgow
Daniel appeared on the BBC children in need live broadcast in Glasgow when he was challenged to perform as many circles on the Pommel horse as possible in 60secs. Daniel managed to clock up 62 circles and donated £1 of his own money for every circle to the children in need cause. A big thank you has to go to  OPUS ENERGY who also backed Daniel’s challenge and donated £1000 to the Children in Need.

15/11/09 Champions Trophy Stuttgart
Daniel finished Joint 3rd after the fourth and final stage of the Champions Trophy in Stuttgart, after missing the first stage in Frankfurt due to injury Daniel was always playing catch up with the rest of the competitors and to finish 3rd was a great achievement.

31/10/09 Daniel reclaims British All around Title
In a close competition Daniel reclaimed the British All around title ahead of Kristian Thomas and Luke Fowell. Daniel also won Gold on Floor, High Bar and Pbars anda silver on Pommel.

25/10/09 Daniel wins the third round of the Champions trophy in Hannover, Germany.