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Gymnastics Canada Appointments Announced

Gymnastics Canada (GCG) is pleased to announce that Mr. Dave Brubaker will be joining the GCG management team as the National Team Director for Women’s Artistic Gymnastics. Dave comes with a wealth of experience within the sport, having spent over 35 years of progressive coaching experience, including 29 years as club director and head coach of the Bluewater Gymnastics Club. He played an imp... more

2014 Acrobatic Gymnastics World Age Group Competition

2014 Acrobatic Gymnastics World Age Group Competition

Congratulations to the following athletes, coaches, and clubs who have been selected to attend the 2014 World Age Group Competition for Acrobatic Gymnastics, to be held in France at the end of June: Stéphanie Dulong (club: Les Gymnastes de l’ile, coach/entraîneur: Eva Rucka) Léonie Gauthier (club: Les Gymnastes de l’ile, coach/entraîneur: Eva Rucka) Daphné Ayotte (club: Les Gymnastes de l’ile,... more

Team Alberta all set for the 2014 Canadian Gymnastics Championships

NEWS RELEASE For Immediate ReleaseMay 23, 2013 With the 2013-14 Gymnastics competition season almost over, the best is yet is come!  More than 100 athletes and coaches will be making the trip to our Nation’s capital to attend the 2014 Canadian Gymnastics Championships in Ottawa from next week May 26th – 31th.  All four programs will be competing under one roof at the Univers... more

LAST CHANCE, order your Gymnaestrada Merchandise NOW!!

With the busy Gymnastics season in full swing, you may have missed the deadline for ordering your Gymnaestrada gear.  Don’t worry, we have listened and extended the deadline for a few more days.  You will now have until 5:00pm MST, Monday, May 26th.  There will not be another extension and you don’t want to miss out on having your gear for the weekend; choose from T’s, hoodies an... more

Breault wins bronze medal at Pan American junior trampoline championships

May 11DAYTONA BEACH -- Fredericke Breault of Montreal ramped up her routine and came away with a bronze medal on Saturday at the Pan American junior trampoline championships.Breault, who qualified fifth in the prelims, improved on her execution and flight time in the final to place third with a score of 50.300 points. Nicole Ahsinger of the United States won gold with 51.500 points and Karina C... more

Sophiane Methot leads Canadian trampoline team at Pan American Junior Championships

May 10DAYTONA BEACH - Sophiane Methot of La Prairie, Que., placed third in the women’s prelims on Friday to lead three Canadian trampolinists into the finals at the Pan American Championships.Methot snagged one of eight spots in the women’s final along with Fredericke Breault of Montreal, who placed fifth in a field of 16 competitors.Ben Tyo of Ottawa also advanced to the men’s final with a fou... more

GCG Monthly Update - May, 2014

It is the intent of GCG to provide a monthly update to our membership.  Although much of our news is updated on a regular basis on our website, the intent of this “GCG Monthly Update” is to provide general information on some areas that may not appear on our website, social media and e-newsletters.  For gymnastics news updates please visit: http://www.gymcan.org/site/home.phpNew Board... more

AGF Spring registration due Friday, May 16

AGF Spring registration is due Friday, May 16th. Please get it in on time to avoid late fees!To find out your benefit of becoming an AGF member, please check out Membership. If you have any questions please call Lori Lahnert at 259-5500 or 1-800-665-1010. more

AGF Casino takes place on May 23-24 at the Deerfoot Inn & Casino in Calgary

The Alberta Gymnastics Federation (AGF) would like to thank all the volunteers that are giving their time to work at the Casino Friday, May 23rd, & Saturday, May 24th, 2014 at the Deerfoot Inn & Casino in Calgary and remind them that the Casino is only two weeks away.Without our dedicated volunteers these events could not take place. Gymnastics throughout the province benefits from the... more

Gymfest 2014 Kicks Off this Friday

Gymfest 2014 Kicks Off this Friday

NEWS RELEASE For Immediate ReleaseMay 7, 2014The Alberta Gymnastics Federation and the Recreation Development Committee (RDC) are excited to present Gymfest 2014!  More than 450 athletes from across Alberta will participate in this annual event, along with their coaches and supporters.  Gymfest is one of AGF’s premier events of the season and is always thoroughly enjoyed by everyone i... more

ALBERTA GYMNASTICS FEDERATION AND SKYLINE ATHLETICS NEW CORPORATE PARTNERSHIP

Calgary, AB. – The Alberta Gymnastics Federation (AGF) is pleased to announce our new partnership with Skyline Athletics as the exclusive uniform supplier for all AGF Competitive Teams.Skyline Athletics will be providing Nike tracksuits and GK competitive leotards and singlets for all members of Team AB for the next 4 years. Both Nike and GK sportswear products have been worn by many internatio... more

Recreational Gymnastics Workshops continue to take registration

Call for all preschool/recreational coaches:AGF is offering two recreational workshops in May that are specifically designed for preschool/recreational coaches; whether you are seeking to prioritize your lesson plan or to gain more knowledge on the importance of movement in cognitive development and scholastic achievement, then these workshops are for you. Beth Gardner will be presenting these... more