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Moors wins bronze at American Cup gymnastics meet

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...

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Attention! AGF is offering ACTIVE START courses NOW!!

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&...

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GCG announces 2013-2014 Senior National Team

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...

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T & T Alberta Cup #2 this weekend

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.

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Maegan Chant and Heaven Latimer win all around titles at Gymnastics Legends International

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...

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Trampoline Canada Winter Games Coaches Clinic this weekend

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...

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Gym Week Photo Contest winners announced

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.

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Skyline Athletics Gymnastics Demo Sale stars now

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...

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Alberta MAG and WAG Highlights from Elite Canada

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...

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2013 Elite Canada comes to an end

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...

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