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Save the Date for AGF Congress this Oct. 11-13 in Calgary, AB

11 June 2018

What is the AGF Congress?Every other year, the Alberta Gymnastics Federation (AGF) holds a three-day congress for our membership. The event provides an opportunity for new and seasoned coaches, administrators, officials and athletes to celebrate recent achievements, engage in knowledge sharing and take part in shaping the future of Alberta gymnastics. Experts from the gymnastics community, in C...

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AGF Staff Departure

05 June 2018

It is with regrets that the Alberta Gymnastics Federation (AGF) announces the departure of Heather Sjostrom, AGF’s Gymnastics for All & Kids Can Move program coordinator. Heather’s last day with AGF will be tomorrow, June 6, 2018.Heather joined our team in 2010 to fill a maternity leave for the Recreation/Coaching Education position and has been a valuable and well-respected member eve...

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Medal Haul for Alberta at Artistic Canadians

30 May 2018

Team Alberta had a strong showing at the 2018 Canadian Championships in Artistic Gymnastics that took place May 24 – 27 in Waterloo, Ontario. 32 women and 18 men represented our province at the event, which saw over 300 of Canada’s best athletes vie for the title of Canadian Champion.In total, Team Alberta brought home 25 medals (11 gold, 8 silver and 6 bronze). Three were crowned Canada’s all-...

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Call for Volunteers: 2018 Canadian Gymnaestrada

18 May 2018

The most exciting event in Canadian gymnastics for 2018 is coming to Richmond, BC from June 27 to July 1st, and this is your chance to get involved!The Canadian Gymnaestrada is a unique national celebration of gymnastics and movement where over 1100 participants from across the country come together for four exciting days of performances, workshops, and festivities. Participants share in the fu...

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Team Excel Shines at the 2018 Quebec Trampoline & Tumbling Championships

01 May 2018

Team Excel did Alberta proud this past weekend, bringing home 3 gold, 4 silver and 4 bronze medals from the 2018 Quebec Trampoline and Tumbling Championships in Gatineau. Congratulations to all our athletes and coaches, Eran S. and Dmytro T. on a successful competition. Team Excel athletes and their results: Ryley A. - 2nd L5 16U DMT, 3rd L6 TUM, 3rd L5 16U TRA Jason B. - 5th L5 16...

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Alberta Athletes Will Represent Canada at Pacific Rim Championships

25 April 2018

The 2018 Pacific Rim Gymnastics Championships are taking place in Medellin, Columbia from April 27th to 29th. The event will feature athletes from more than 14 countries, who will compete in men's and women's artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, and trampoline. Among them will be a few of Alberta's own who will be competing in trampoline: Athletes Alexandra Boucher (Jr), Calgar...

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54 Alberta Athletes Will Compete at Canada Cup this Weekend

18 April 2018

The 2018 Canada Cup competition is set to begin this Friday and runs through to Sunday at the Patro Le Prevost in Montréal, Quebec. 250 of Canada’s best national level and high performance junior and senior gymnasts will challenge for the title of Canada Cup Champion in men’s and women’s individual and synchronized trampoline, tumbling, and double mini-trampoline. Among them will be 54 athletes...

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2018 Artistic and Acrobatic Provincial Championships Earn Gold All Around

18 April 2018

Over 700 of Alberta’s top athletes gathered at the Collicutt Centre in Red Deer to compete in women’s artistic, men’s artistic and acrobatic gymnastics this past weekend.This was the biggest event of the year for many of the younger athletes and trials to Canadians for others. Stay tuned to the Alberta Gymnastics Federation (AGF) news page for an announcement confirming which athletes made Team...

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