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T & T Alberta Cup #2 this weekend

The Airborne T & T Club will be hosting the 2nd Alberta Cup for the 2015-2016 season. The competition will be held at the Legacy Regional Field House in Okotoks. The event will have over 250 athletes from 15 clubs (including one club from BC and three clubs from Saskatchewan). Competition runs Friday February 26 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Saturday February 27 from 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. a... more

New NCCP: Competition Introduction Women’s Artistic Gymnastics course now available for registration

AGF is proud to pilot the Competition Introduction Women’s Artistic Gymnastics course in Alberta!The Competition Introduction course is replacing the “old” Level 2 Gymnastics technical course.  It is set up similar to the Gymnastics Foundations Streamlined format; where upon completing all of the courses in the package you will be a “Trained” Competition Introduction Women's Gymnastics coa... more

Morgan, Lytwyn, Payne post strong showing at World Challenge Cup in Azerbaijan

BAKU, AZE (February 22, 2016) – Scott Morgan of North Vancouver, BC led the small Canadian team competing  at the World Challenge Cup AGF Trophy in Baku, Azerbaijan this past weekend, qualifying for two event finals against a strong field of competitors representing 19 countries.Morgan and Kevin Lytwyn of Burlington, ON qualified 4th and 5th respectively for the rings finals with scores of... more

Alberta Winter Game a Success

Congratulations to the athletes who took part in the 2016 Alberta Winter Games this past weekend in Medicine Hat, February 13-16, 2016.The Team winner for both the JO 6 and JO 7 level was Zone 6 (Edmonton), followed by Zone 2 (Big Country) in second place and Zone 5 (Black Gold) in third place.  The All-around athlete gold medallist for JO 6 was Andrea Gunderson, Zone 6 (Edmonton) and Jenn... more

AGF staffing update

It is with regret that AGF announces the departure of Trish Zimmerman, AGF Women’s Program Coordinator. Due to a change in a career opportunity Trish has tendered her resignation with AGF. Her last day with the Federation will be Friday, February 19, 2016.The Alberta Gymnastics Federation, would like to wish her much success in her future endeavors.AGF is fortunate to announce the hiring of Bog... more

Alberta MAG Athletes off to World Cup

Kevin Lytwyn of the University of Calgary Gym Centre and Jackson Payne from the Capital City Gymnastics Club are off to Baku, Azerbaijan for the World Cup Challenge. Preliminary competition runs Friday February 19 and Saturday February 20, finals will take place on Sunday February 21. GOOD LUCK !Click here for more details http://agf.az/en/competitions/20160201033105452.html more

Senior Trampoline Kick Off Camp

Keegan Soehn and Kyle Soehn are heading to the Skyriders Trampoline Center in Toronto this weekend for the Senior Trampoline Kick Off Camp. The camp includes training and physical testing at the Toronto Pan-American Sport Centre for Canada’s top 15 trampoline athletes. more

Alberta Winter Games set to begin in Medicine Hat this weekend

This weekend in Medicine Hat, AB launches the biennial Alberta Winter Games, occurring February 13-16, 2016. Sixty four athletes and 16 coaches representing the eight different geographic zones across Alberta are converging to compete over two days. Nine Alberta judges will evaluate these athletes in their JO 6 and JO 7 teams. Saturday’s competition at 9:00am is the JO 6 Team final an... more

T & T Alberta Cup # 1 a Success

Thank you to the Grande Prairie Gymniks Gymnastics Club for hosting a very successful Trampoline and Tumbling Alberta Cup # 1 this past weekend (February 6-7, 2016). Job well done to all the judges, coaches, parents, volunteers and of course the athletes.Please click below for result. Alberta T&T 1st Cup 2016 Grande Prairie, AB Results Booklet more

Canadian Gymnastics Week Coloring Contest Announced

Happy Canadian Gymnastics Week! Hope that you are all celebrating the sport we love in fun and fantastic ways! The winners of this year’s coloring contest are:   5 & under – Jan... more

Team Alberta Highlights from 2016 Elite Canada

Congratulations to the following Alberta athletes who won medals at the Elite Canada this past weekend:MAG:Damien Cachia – U of C – Senior – Silver Medal on Pommel HorseWAG: Senior Madison Copiak – CGC – All-around, 5thMadison Copiak – CGC – Uneven Bars, 2nd Junior Montana Fairbairn – SCGC – All-around, 7thMontana Fairbairn – SCGC – Beam – Tied for 2nd Novice Rachel Grenke – Ortona – All-around... more

Chrobok and Onyshko top medal winners in apparatus finals as Elite Canada Artistic Gymnastics Competition wraps up in Halifax

HALIFAX, NS (February 7, 2016) – 2016 Elite Canada all-around champions Jade Chrobok of the Gemini Gymnastics Club and Isabela Onyshko from Brandon Eagles Gymnastics were the top medal winners in the junior and senior women’s apparatus finals which concluded the 2016 Elite Canada competition in artistic gymnastics on Sunday in Halifax, NS.Onyshko, who was part of the team that finished 6th in t... more

Smith impresses hometown Halifax crowd in senior men’s apparatus finals at 2016 Elite Canada competition in artistic gymnastics

HALIFAX, NS (February 6, 2016) – Hugh Smith from the Halifax Alta Gymnastics Club used the energy of the hometown crowd to his advantage Saturday night at the Elite Canada competition in artistic gymnastics to win two gold medals in the apparatus finals.After a fourth place finish in the senior men’s all-around competition on Friday, Smith took gold in the floor event with a scor... more

Onyshko Crowned Women’s All-Around Champion at 2016 Elite Canada Competition; Cournoyer Men’s All-Around Champion

HALIFAX, NS (February 6, 2016) – Isabela Onyshko of Brandon, MB came prepared to impress Friday at the 2016 Elite Canada competition in artistic gymnastics at the Canada Games Centre in Halifax, NS and she didn’t disappoint, finishing first overall in the senior women’s all-around competition with a score of 57.075. “My main goal coming here was to try some new skills which I did... more

ROAD TO RIO STARTS THIS WEEK AT ELITE CANADA GYMNASTICS COMPETITION IN HALIFAX

HALIFAX, NS (Feb. 1, 2016) – Media are invited to attend the Elite Canada 2016 artistic gymnastics competition running from Thursday, February 4 to Sunday, February 7, 2016 at the Canada Games Centre in Halifax, NS.Hosted by Gymnastics Nova Scotia, the Halifax Alta Gymnastics Club, Taiso Gymnastics Training Centre, and Titan’s Gymnastics and Trampoline Club, Elite Canada brings together th... more

Thirty six Alberta Athletes head to Elite Canada 2016 this Weekend

Good luck to the 10 MAG athletes and 26 WAG athletes representing 9 clubs from Alberta who will be traveling to Halifax, Nova Scotia this weekend to compete in the 2016 Elite Canada. Competition runs Friday February 5 to Sunday February 7, 2016. Elite Canada is used to identify Novice, Junior and Senior athletes for the competitive year; to rank athletes as part of the system to have acces... more

T & T Alberta Cup # 1 this weekend

Good Luck to all the Alberta T & T athletes who will be competing at the Alberta Trampoline and Tumbling 1st Cup this weekend. 160 athletes from 8 clubs will compete in Grande Prairie this Saturday February 6 and Sunday February 7, 2016. more