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2013 Provincial Gymnastics Championships off to a fantastic start!

20 April 2013

For Immediate Release April 20, 2013EDMONTON, ALBERTA- More than 500 of Alberta’s top gymnasts have begun three days of competition at the Saville Community Sports Centre (U of A South Campus).  With the Friday session complete, the following athletes were named the All Around Winners for their age group: Women’s Provincial 2: Argo: Britt Richardson, Canmore Women’s Provincial 2:...

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Edmonton gymnasts possess lifelong commitment

19 April 2013

For Immediate Release April 19, 2013EDMONTON, ALBERTA – Within the more than 500 athletes, coaches, judges and volunteers from across Alberta gathering for the 2013 Artistic Provincial Gymnastics Championships this weekend at the Saville Community Sports Centre, (located on University of Alberta South Campus,) there are two athletes that possess a lifelong commitment to their sport.Eighteen ye...

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Alberta’s top gymnasts set to go at Provincial Championships

17 April 2013

For Immediate Release April 17, 2013EDMONTON, ALBERTA- More than 450 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 2013 Canadian National Championships.  Alberta’s top artistic gymnasts will go up against each other and vie for a position on the Alberta Provincial Team....

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Alberta MAG athletes off to Japan for training and friendly competition

15 April 2013

Eight gymnasts from Capital City Gymnastics Club will be travelling to Osaka, Japan for a friendly competition and training camp from April 15 -22, 2013. This is a very good opportunity for Alberta athletes to train with some of the highest level gymnasts in the world; learning skills, techniques and of course being exposed to the Japanese culture. Good luck to Bobby Kriangkum, Aiden Marsden, T...

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Save the date!

15 April 2013

The Alberta Cheerleading Association will be having its annual Coaches Conference, Award Banquet and Annual General Meeting in Edmonton from May 25-26, 2013. For more information, please email: info@albertacheerleading.ca or contact 1-888-756-9220.

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2013 Alberta T&T Provincial Championships this weekend

11 April 2013

The 2013 Alberta T & T Provincial Championships will be hosted at the Southland Leisure Center in Calgary this weekend. 204 athletes from 11 Alberta clubs and 2 clubs visiting from Manitoba and Saskatchewan begin competing Friday. Good luck to all the competitors.Click HERE for complete schedule.Click HERE for the event page.Click HERE for result.

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Alberta's Top Trampolinists and Tumblers Set to Go at Provincial Championships

10 April 2013

For Immediate Release More than 200 of Alberta’s top trampolinists and tumblers 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 2013 Canadian National Championships. Alberta’s top T&T’ers will go up against each other and vie for a position on the Alberta Provincial Team. For the beginner level athletes...

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2013 Alberta T & T Provincial Championships this weekend

09 April 2013

The 2013 Alberta T & T Provincial Championships will be hosted at the Southland Leisure Center in Calgary this weekend. 204 athletes from 11 Alberta clubs and 2 clubs visiting from Manitoba and Saskatchewan begin competing Friday. Good luck to all the competitors.Click HERE for complete schedule.

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AGF announces new Recreation Mentorship program

09 April 2013

The Alberta Gymnastics Federation would like to support and promote coaching excellence in Alberta and is pleased to announce a new Recreation Mentorship program. The Mentorship program is for two aspiring career-minded recreational coaches, supervisors and or coordinators to learn from experienced leaders in the Recreation community. This yearly program has been developed to provide a basis fo...

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Lexi Geisbrecht of Calgary claims her first national title on DMT against seniors at Elite Canada

07 April 2013

QUEBEC CITY -- Grounded for months after surgery to remove five screws and a metal plate from a previously broken leg, high-flying Jason Burnett of Toronto returned to competition with a bang on Sunday in the men’s trampoline final at Elite Canada.With less than a month of training under his belt following the December surgery, Burnett was shaky in the prelims on Saturday, but stormed back in t...

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