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MAG Provincial Level Training Camp takes place this weekend

05 December 2012

This coming weekend is going to be a busy weekend for AGF, several MAG and T&T events are happening on December 8 and 9. Here is a reminder of what we have happening: MAG - Provincial Level Training Camp at Gymtastics Gym Club in Calgary featuring 70 boys from five clubs around Alberta on Dec. 8-9. MAG - Regional Judging Course at Gymtastics Gym Club in Calgary on Sunday Dec. 9. This wil...

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Alberta Athletes Shine at the Pan Am Trampoline and Tumbling Championship

04 December 2012

December 3Media Release QUERETARO, Mexico – Alberta athletes aided Canada in the cleaned up at the 2012 Pan Am trampoline and tumbling championships on Sunday winning four of six individual ev...

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Gymnastics Canada’s largest participant-based event awarded to Calgary

04 December 2012

MEDIA RELEASECalgary, December 4, 2012 – Gymnastics Canada has awarded its largest participant-based event to Calgary. The 2014 Canadian Gymnaestrada event will be held June 25 to July 1 at the University of Calgary and University Gymnastics Centre. Gymnaestrada is a form of gymnastics that combines dance with gymnastics skills and acrobatics.“The Canadian Gymnaestrada is a prestigious national...

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Gymnastics Canada’s largest participant-based event awarded to Calgary

04 December 2012

MEDIA RELEASECalgary, December 4, 2012 – Gymnastics Canada has awarded its largest participant-based event to Calgary. The 2014 Canadian Gymnaestrada event will be held June 25 to July 1 at the University of Calgary and University Gymnastics Centre. Gymnaestrada is a form of gymnastics that combines dance with gymnastics skills and acrobatics.“The Canadian Gymnaestrada is a prestigious national...

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Canadians dominate at Pan Am trampoline and tumbling championships

01 December 2012

QUERETARO, Mexico -- Canadian competitors got off to a flying start at the 2012 Pan American trampoline and tumbling championships in qualifications on Friday and Saturday with five men and four women advancing to the medal round on Sunday in their respective events. In Saturday’s double mini trampoline competition Denis Vachon of Burlington, Ont., led the way, placing first of 16 competitors...

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Elijah’s Letter

27 November 2012

We were thrilled to receive this letter from Elijah Thompson who recently received the AGF Athlete Enhancement Funding. It has brought sunshine into our office and smiles to our faces. We are...

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2012 T & T Pan American Championships will be on this weekend

26 November 2012

This weekend six Alberta T & T athletes, two coaches and three judge are traveling to Queretaro, Mexico to attend the 2012 T & T Pan American Championships. The team travels on November 28th and will have one day of training on the 29th. The Competition for prelims and finals will happen on November 30th, December 1st and 2nd.Good luck to Kyle Soehn and Keegan Soehn from Thunder Country...

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Gymnastics community mourns the loss of Aaron Johnson

25 November 2012

It is with great sadness that Gymnastics BC notifies the gymnastics community of the passing of Aaron Johnson. A Gymnastics Canada and Gymnastics BC Life Member and husband of Shasta Trampolin...

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Update on the Fall Congress, Annual General Meeting and Gala

20 November 2012

Once again AGF would like to extend and big thank you to the Alberta clubs and gymnastics community that supported the inaugural AGF Fall Congress: Gymnastics for LIFE along with the 2012 AGM, Assemblies and Awards Gala.Excellent feedback was received in our follow-up survey and after further discussion and evaluation by the AGF Team and Board of Directors an inspiring Fall Congress is planned...

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T & T Provincial Level Training Camp Highlight

20 November 2012

This past weekend the Airdrie Edge Club hosted the AGF T & T Provincial Level Training Camp. Fifty athletes from eight different clubs focused on Trampoline and Tumbling events with guest coaches Nychole Lenius, Stephen Hauck, Eran Silberg and Derek Hanson.This year’s camp we definitely saw an increase in fitness levels, competitive levels and over all difficulty from past years.Thank you t...

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