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National Stream Cup is on this weekend at Ortona in Edmonton

24 January 2013

National Stream Cup is an event that allows National Stream Women's Artistic Gymnasts from all over Canada to compete against each other as teams as well as individuals.The Cup allows athletes to experience a two day competition in preparation for the Canadian Championships and the Canada Games. Each province can send up to four teams including National Open, National Novice, Pre-Novice Aspire...

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Alberta MAG Athletes First Trials This Weekend

24 January 2013

The Alberta Men's Gymnastics Program will have their first Trials to Westerns/Elite Canada and Canadians this weekend. The Capital City Gymnastics Club in Edmonton will be hosting their annual Gym Power Invitational which the Men's Program uses as the provinces First Trials.Good Luck to all the gymnasts.http://capcitygym.com/gympower/

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Tour around Town session cancelled

18 January 2013

Announcement: At the yesterday’s AGF Board meeting the Directors present elected to CANCEL the Wednesday, January 23, 2013 Tour Around Town session due to low registration.

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Men’s Gymnastics Canada Winter Games Training Camp this weekend

16 January 2013

This weekend the Calgary Gymnastics Center will be hosting the Men's Gymnastics Training Camp in preparation for the 2015 Canada Winter Games in Prince George BC. The camp includes athlete training, team building activities, coaching session and guest speakers  for 25 athletes and 15 coaches.Good luck and have fun.

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Tour Around Town Session

11 January 2013

Place: Red Deer College 100 College Boulevard, Red Deer AB Date: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 Time: 11:00 am to 2:00 pmRSVP by noon, Wednesday, January 16, 2013The New Year kicks off with a January Tour Around Town Session at Red Deer College. AGF has secured the services of Rene Rondeau – iMediaTV  who will present an very engaging and informative luncheon on Soci...

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AB’s Olympic coach Tony Smith named the National Team Director for Men’s Artistic Gymnastics

10 January 2013

Gymnastics Canada is very pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Tony Smith as the new National Team Director – Men’s Artistic Gymnastics.   As an Olympic Games (3) and World Cha...

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Upcoming training mandate for ALL Preschool Coaches

17 December 2012

Within the next 2-3 years Gymnastics Canada will be mandating that ALL Preschool/Active Start Gymnastics coaches be trained in the ACTIVE START specialty. If you coach children 6 years and under it is highly recommended that you complete the Active Start training course. This new standard for training is attainable by simply attending a 1-day course.AGF is offering an ACTIVE START cou...

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Dean Giesbrecht appointed as Vice Chairman at the Gymnastics Canada National session

12 December 2012

The Gymnastics Canada (GCG) Board of Directors hosted a National session December 7/8 with leaders from the Provincial/Territorial Gymnastics Organizations and GCG management to review the new quadrennial Strategic Plan.  I am very pleased to announce that the participants not only endorsed the Strategic Plan for implementation, but also reached a consensus to significantly improve the fun...

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Trials to National Stream Cup are happening this Sunday at Altadore Gym Club

11 December 2012

The WAG program is selecting teams of six in the National Open, Canadian Pre Novice Aspire and Elite categories at this weekend’s Trials.  This selection event is leading up towards the locally hosted National Stream Cup, coming up on January 25-27th at the Ortona Gym Club in Edmonton.  We’re so excited that this prestigious National level competition is coming to Alberta this se...

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