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Alberta Athletes Bring Home Four Medals from Sr. Pan American Championships in Lima, Peru

10 September 2018

Team Canada trampoline gymnasts finished off the 2018 Sr. Pan American Championships in Lima, Peru this weekend, winning nine medals. Four of those medals, including two gold, one silver and one bronze are making their way back to Alberta. Congratulations to Mark Armstrong, Ryan Sheehan, Keegan Soehn, Callum Sundquist and all of Team Canada on such a successful competition! Competitio...

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Insurance Programs, the State of the Market and the Alberta Gymnastics Insurance Program

07 September 2018

With the recent changes made to the trampoline coverage, AGF and Toole Peet would like to provide some further information regarding the insurance marketplace and our current position.During the life cycle of an insurance program, all insured members experience rates/premiums and levels of protection not otherwise available in the marketplace. This is especially true when the program’s “loss ra...

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AGF New Hire: Bobby Kriangkum

04 September 2018

The Alberta Gymnastics Federation (AGF) is pleased to announce the selection of Bobby Kriangkum as AGF’s new Manager, Membership Engagement & Gymnastics For All. Bobby possesses experience within the gymnastics community as both an athlete and club administrator. He also holds a Bachelor of Commerce with a specialization in Organizational Management. All AGF members will benefit from h...

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Four Alberta Athletes to Represent Canada at the 2018 Senior Pan American Gymnastics Championships

14 August 2018

Four athletes, one coach and one judge from Alberta will represent Canada at the 2018 Senior Pan American Championships in Lima, Peru during the month of September. Trampoline Gymnastics  Keegan Soehn, Red Deer, AB – Thunder Country (Synchro with Trevor Stirling from Kelowna, BC) Double Mini Trampoline (DMT) Mark Armstrong, Red Deer, AB – Airdrie Edge Callum Sundquist, She...

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Kim Shore returns to AGF's Board of Directors with Safe Sport framework complete

07 August 2018

On behalf of the Alberta Gymnastics Federation (AGF), we would like to thank Kim Shore, AGF Safe Sport Liaison, for her hard work and dedication to building a Safe Sport framework that is ready to be executed on a permanent basis.  The level of membership engagement and the amount of materials created is commendable.  With her 3-month contract now complete, Kim will ret...

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2018 - 2019 AGF Insurance Information (HIGH IMPORTANCE)

11 July 2018

Attention: All AGF Member Clubs Below you will find links to important documents pertaining to insurance associated with the upcoming season. The Alberta Gymnastics Federation (AGF) appreciates your patience while this long and complicated issue was addressed. Documents: Memo from AGF Chairperson, Katie Biberdorf: New Insurance Fees Memo from AGF Chairperson, Katie Biberdorf: Insur...

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AGF Requires a Membership Engagement and Gymnastics for All Manager

27 June 2018

The Alberta Gymnastics Federation (AGF) is the Provincial Association responsible for the development of the sport of gymnastics within Alberta. Based in Calgary, AGF has more than 80 affiliate clubs throughout the province with a total membership of over 55,000.AGF requires the services of a knowledgeable individual to work with AGF to strengthen its membership base by increasing membership de...

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AGF hosts first ever Safe Sport webinar in Canadian Gymnastics

27 June 2018

Last week, the Alberta Gymnastics Federation (AGF) hosted the first-ever Safe Sport webinar in Canadian gymnastics. Thanks to everyone who tuned in. We had over 90 participants!    It was great to see so many individuals, families and coaching teams from across Alberta gather in front of their computers to learn about abuse prevention, athlete maltreatment and the new initiatives...

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Alexandra Boucher wins Silver Medal at Jr Pan Am Trampoline Championships

25 June 2018

Team Canada brought home six medals from the Jr Pan Am Trampoline Championships that took place in Cochabamba, Bolivia this past week. Alberta's Alexandra Boucher from the Calgary Gymnastics Centre was among the athletes to medal. Boucher alongside Jordyn Yendley of Kelowna, BC earned a silver medal in the women's synchronized trampoline final. Congratulations Alex! Alberta athletes that r...

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AGF Member Club Ceases Operations

13 June 2018

It is with deep regret that the Alberta Gymnastics Federation (AGF) shares news of Stampede City Gymnastics Club (SCGC) ceasing operations. For nearly four decades, the club has supported athletes at all levels of recreational and competitive Artistic Gymnastics. In some cases, family ties to the club have spanned generations and our condolences are with the many coaches, staff, athletes, paren...

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