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AGF Staffing Update

08 January 2020

It is with mixed emotion that the Alberta Gymnastics Federation (AGF) announces the departure of Nathan Kindrachuk, AGF’s Safe Sport Manager. Nathan’s last day will be Friday, January 17, 2020, before he moves on to a new and exciting role within the gymnastics community.   Nathan entered the newly formed position with AGF in March of 2019. His work to further AGF’s commitment to ensuring...

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Results: FIG World Championships in Trampoline Gymnastics

04 December 2019

Congratulations to athletes Kalena Soehn, Keegan Soehn, Callum Sundquist and Antonio Fernandes as well as Coach, Trish Quinney on a successful FIG World Championships in Trampoline Gymnastics. The competition ran from November 28 to December 1, 2019, in Tokyo, Japan. Full results can be viewed here. Results Summary for Alberta athletes ONLY:  Men’s Synchronized Trampoline Keeg...

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AGF Welcomes Heather Sinclair into Administrative Support Coordinator Position

03 December 2019

The Alberta Gymnastics Federation (AGF) is pleased to announce the selection of Heather Sinclair as AGF’s new Administrative Support Coordinator.Heather recently moved to Calgary from Guelph,...

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8 Alberta Athletes Set to Compete at the Trampoline Gymnastics World Age Group Competition

02 December 2019

The 2019 FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Age Group Competition (WAGC) will take place in Tokyo, Japan from December 5-8, 2019. From Alberta, a total of 8 athletes, 3 coaches, 1 judge and 1 team manager have been named by Gymnastics Canada to represent Canada.Athletes were selected based on their performance at the Elite Canada competition held in Calgary, AB this past May and the Canadian Champ...

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AGF Staffing Update

18 November 2019

The Alberta Gymnastics Federation (AGF) regretfully announces the departure of Karen Beresnak, AGF’s Women’s Artistic Program Assistant. Karen’s last day with AGF will be Wednesday, November 20, 2019.Karen joined AGF in 2016 to provide part-time support to the Women’s Artistic Gymnastics (WAG) Program Coordinator and assisted with the planning of many WAG training camps and various other events...

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4 Alberta Athletes to Represent Canada at Trampoline Worlds in Tokyo, Japan

06 November 2019

Gymnastics Canada has announced the athletes, coaches, judges, and staff who will represent Canada at the FIG World Championships in Trampoline Gymnastics taking place in Tokyo, Japan from November 28 to December 1, 2019. Among them are Alberta athletes Antonio Fernandes, Kalena Soehn, Keegan Soehn, Callum Sundquist, Mark Armstrong (alternate) and Team Coach, Trish Quinney.The top-8 finalists i...

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AGF Welcomes Craig Drebit into Membership & Finance Manager Position

30 October 2019

The Alberta Gymnastics Federation (AGF) is pleased to announce the selection of Craig Drebit as AGF’s new Manager, Membership & Finance.Craig comes to AGF with over 13 years of experience ranging from data entry and budget analysis to customer service and administration. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant and a Certified General Accountant. Craig also holds a degree in Astrophysics a...

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National Coaches Week is September 21-29

20 September 2019

National Coaches Week is a week-long public awareness campaign that encourages Canadians to say thanks and to celebrate the tremendous positive impact coaches have on athletes, participants and their communities. With events held across the country to celebrate coaching, National Coaches Week provides coaches with the recognition they deserve for the time they devote to ensuring Canadians...

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Canadian team announced for 2019 Pan American Championships in Acrobatic Gymnastics

09 September 2019

Gymnastics Canada has announced the names of the athletes, coaches, and judges nominated to attend and compete at the 2019 Pan American Championships in Acrobatic Gymnastics, set to take place in Monterrey, Mexico from November 22-24. Among them are eight gymnasts and two coaches from Alberta's Capital City Gymnastics Club. Hosted by the Mexican Gymnastics Federation, the 2019 Pan Ame...

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Jackson Payne to Represent Canada at the 2019 FIG World Artistic Gymnastics Championships

04 September 2019

Gymnastics Canada has announced the Canadian team of athletes, coaches, judges and support staff who will represent Canada at the 2019 FIG World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart, Germany from October 4 - 13, 2019. Among them are Jackson Payne and Coach Bin Fan from the Calgary Gymnastics Centre in Alberta. The competition will be fierce as this is the last opportunity for countrie...

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