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Top Gymnasts Compete for a Title at the 2015 Western Canadian Gymnastics Championships

NEWS RELEASE For Immediate ReleaseApril 28, 2015 Top Gymnasts Compete for a Title at the 2015 Western Canadian Gymnastics Championships Okotoks, Alberta – More than 225 top gymnasts from across Western Canada will kick off the 2015 Artistic Western Canadian Championships this Friday.  Athletes representing Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon and the Northwest... more

GCG Announcement – Edmonton to host 2016 Canadians

April 17th, 2015Re: 2016 Calendar of EventsDear members,Gymnastics Canada is proud to announce the following hosts for the 2016 Domestic Event Calendar: Elite Canada Rhythmic – February 12-14, 2016 – hosted by the BCRSGF in Richmond, BC. Rhythmic Canadian Championships – May 16-21, 2016 – hosted by Rhythmic Manitoba in Winnipeg, MB. Trampoline, Men’s and Women’s Artistics Canadian Champions... more

The 2015 MAG Alberta Team to Canadian Championships announced

Congratulations to the following MAG Athletes who made the Alberta team to the Canadian Championships in Gatineau, QC on May 26-31, 2015. Sasha Semeniuk Ortona Baussman Melvin U of C Graham Kelly U of C Conner Trepanier Exelta Alan Ng Exelta Callum Sundquist Ortona Brad Earl U of C Noah Stretch U of C Kieran Fagan... more

Team AB to 2015 T & T Western Canada Cup named

This past weekend the Phoenix Gymnastics Club in Edmonton hosted the 3rd and final Alberta T & T Cup as well as the 2015 Western Canada Cup Trials. Thank you to the Phoenix Gymnastics Club for hosting another great event. Congratulations to the following athletes who will compete on Team Alberta in Port Moody B.C on June 11-14, 2015. Congratulations and Good Luck! Zoe Phaneuf CGC... more

Recreation Development Mentorship Program is accepting application

The Recreation Development Committee and AGF are accepting applications for the 2015-16 Recreation Mentorship. We are looking for one coach to be a part of this program. This is a unique opportunity to work with some of the best in the business and see what other coaches and clubs are doing. It’s a way to develop and grow as professionals in the Rec community. Please review the attached applica... more

2015 Artistic Provincial Championships came to a very successful end this past weekend

The 2015 Artistic Provincial Championships came to a very successful end this past Sunday, April 19th. What a wonderful job the organizing committee did hosting the event!AGF would like to thank our host Club West Wind Gymnastics, its staff and volunteers for the fantastic job they did over the last few days! A special thank you to the Lethbridge College Men’s volleyball team for helping to set... more

Calgary Acro Corp. Travelled to compete at Flanders International Acro Cup (FIAC) in Belgium

Eleven youngsters from Calgary Acrobatic Gymnastics Corporation travelled over 4,000 miles with their coaches to compete in the annual, prestigious Flanders International Acro Cup (FIAC) in Puurs, Belgium in early April.  All three "Youth" category Women's Groups qualified for the finals, in which they performed amazingly. Mia Bierd (12), Emma Carlton (12) and Laur... more

2015 Artistic Provincials and T&T Alberta Cup #3 this weekend

This weekend is another busy weekend!West Wind Gymnastics Club and the Alberta Gymnastics Federation will once again host the 2015 Men’s and Women’s Artistic Provincial Championships in Lethbridge at the Lethbridge College from Friday, April 17 through Sunday, April 19, 2015.  More than 500 of Alberta’s top gymnasts kick off three days of competition this Friday.  Furthermore, AGF is... more

ALBERTA’S TOP GYMNASTS PERFORM AT PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

NEWS RELEASEFor Immediate Release April 13, 2015LETHBRDGE, ALBERTA - More than 500 of Alberta’s top gymnasts kick off three days of competition this Friday. For the higher level athletes, this event promises to be a key step on the road to the 2015 Canadian National Championships.  Alberta’s top artistic gymnasts will go up against each other and vie for a position on the Alberta Provinci... more

Happy Holiday and few updates on upcoming events

With Good Friday and Easter Sunday coming up, AGF would like to wish all our members a very happy holiday! Spend some quality time with your family and loved ones!The Artistic Provincials/Trials to Canadians is just two weeks away, don’t forget to check out the AGF site for the most current event updates; as a matter of fact, the most current competition schedule has just been posted today, be... more

CSIC provides post secondary education support For athletes

Athletes at the Canadian Sport Institute Calgary (CSIC) are well prepared for life after sport thanks to tuition support provided by the Sport Canada Athlete Assistance Program (AAP) and services provided by the CSIC.Sport Canada supports carded athletes in Calgary by paying for up to $5000 in education fees annually.  The AAP contributes to athletes' "pursuit of excellence" and... more