03 March 2013
WORCESTER, Massachusetts -- Olympian Victoria Moors of Cambridge, Ont., (Dynamo) rode a wave of confidence to a bronze medal on Saturday at the American Cup, an annual event attracting some of the world’s top gymnasts.
Moors, who placed fourth at last year’s competition, improved her standing in 2013 with strong performances on balance beam and floor, a reflection of the experience she...
28 February 2013
Within the next two to three years Gymnastics Canada will be mandating that ALL Preschool/Active Start Gymnastics coaches be trained in the ACTIVE START specialty. If you coach children six years and under, it is highly recommended that you complete the Active Start training course.AGF is offering THREE ACTIVE START courses:
Calgary (Flip Factory INC) - March 31 from 9am - 6pm&...
27 February 2013
Congratulations to the following Alberta athletes who made it into the National Team: Nathan Gafuik (U of C), Kevin Lytwyn, (U of C), Aiden Marsden (CCGC), Brandon O’Neill (Ortona), Jackson Payne (CCGC). For a complete list of the MAG National Team members, please click HERE.AGF would also like to congratulate the following WAG athletes who achieved the High Performance statuses :Emily Len...
26 February 2013
The Phoenix Gymnastics Club in Edmonton is hosting the 2nd Alberta T &T Cup this weekend. This is the second opportunity for this year for athletes to try and mobilize (qualify to move up a level) and for ranking on Alberta’s Provincial funding list.Good Luck to all the clubs, judges, coaches and athletes.
25 February 2013
Maegan Chant of Waterdown Ont., (World Class Gymnastics) and Heaven Latimer of Burford, Ont., (Brantford Gymnastics), Ont., led a strong Canadian contingent at the Gymnastics Legends International on the weekend in Los Angeles.
Chant won the senior around title and also placed first on vault and floor while Latimer dominated the junior competition, winning the all around and every individual e...
20 February 2013
Trampoline will make its debut appearance at the 2015 Canada Winter Games in Prince George BC in February 2015. As part of the lead up to the Games, funding has been provided by the Alberta Sport, Recreation, Parks and Wildlife Foundation to help develop the athletes and coaches in the next two years.The first event is being hosted by the Grande Prairie Gymniks this weekend. Long time Provincia...
19 February 2013
Congratulations to Zoe D., Jade M. and Kayla L. who received the most “likes” on our Gym Week Facebook Photo Contest. The winners will be contacted via Facebook individually shortly. Thank s to all the participants who enter the contest.
15 February 2013
It is that time of year again and gymnastic meets are starting throughout the country. AGF long-term sponsor, Skyline Athletics Gymnastics’ annual demo sale is staring right now; equipment for both men and women’s gymnastics are available to all clubs, whether you are looking for vaulting table or balance beam, Skyline Athletics offers the best selections with great prices at the Demo Sal...
12 February 2013
Congratulations to the following Alberta athletes that competed at the 2013 Elite Canada. For MAG, they are Mattson Moore ( U of C) , Danny Schnoor (Capital City Gym Club), Kieran Fagan (Capital City Gym Club), Aiden Marsden (Capital City Gym Club), Teagan Marsden (CCGC) and Carter Shelton (Capital City Gym Club). For WAG, they are Emily Lennon (Gymtastics), Aleska Law (Calgary Gym Centre...
11 February 2013
After three days of intense competition the 2013 Elite Canada Men and Women’s Artistic Gymnastics competition at Millennium Place in Sherwood Park, came to a conclusion Sunday afternoon with the WAG Junior & Senior Apparatus Finals. Ontario athletes Ellie Black and Meagan Chant achieved the most trips to the podium this day. Shallon Olsen of Coquitlam, B.C., added gold on vault...