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Caitlin Brown wins silver in double mini at Indo Pacific Trampoline and Tumbling Championships

20 October 2012

SYDNEY, Australia -- Canada’s next generation of trampoline athletes has racked up 13   medals so far, including six gold, at the Indo Pacific Championships with a few more up for grabs Saturday on the final day of competition. Rising star Keevin Madigan of Toronto relied on consistency through prelims and the final to win Canada’s only individual trampoline medal after three days of...

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Good luck to the AB athletes at the 2012 Indo-Pacific Championships

17 October 2012

Good luck at the 2012 Indo-Pacific ChampionshipsAlberta has 13 athletes, 3 coaches and 1 judge currently at the 2012 Indo-Pacific Championships in Sydney Australia. They have almost finished their training and are looking forward to the start of the competition today.Good luck to the athletes Connor Richardson, Lauren Mackay,  Hannah Pederson, Tatum Sawa, Arden Oh, Erin Templeton, Kirstin...

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Rosie MacLennan named Female Athlete of the Year at Canadian Sport Awards

16 October 2012

OTTAWA -- Olympic gold medal trampolinist Rosie MacLennan of Toronto has won the Female Athlete of the Year and longtime Gymnastics Canada board member Slava Corn of Toronto earned the Volunt...

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Fall Congress continues and AGF Annual General Meeting, Assemblies and Awards Gala starts today

12 October 2012

The AGF Annual General Meeting, Assemblies and Awards Gala is on as the Fall Congress finishes all its sessions on Saturday, Oct 13.Total of 27 clubs have registered for the weekend's assembly meeting, and hundreds of guests are joining us at our annual Awards Gala at the Deerfoot Inn and Casino Saturday evening.We are thrilled to announce Roland’s Coin Toss has been sponsored by ...

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The 2012 Fall Congress, AGM, Assemblies and Awards Gala a big success, new Board members elected

10 October 2012

The 2012 Fall Congress, AGF Annual General Meeting, Assemblies and Awards Gala took place in Calgary. It was an amazing and most successful weekend!There were 175 participants and 12 presenter...

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Olympian Nathan Gafuik and his coach Tony Smith recognized by ASRWF

03 October 2012

Olympian Nathan Gafuik and his coach Tony Smith were recognized by the Alberta Sport, Recreation and Wildlife Foundation, for their achievements at the 2012 Olympic Games.  This took place on Oct. 1th at the Canada Sports Hall of Fame with fellow Olympian Kyle Shewfelt as the Master of Ceremonies.  Premier Alison Redford and Christine Cusanell - Tourism, Parks  & Recreation M...

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Bring the thrill of London 2012 home on Sports Day in Canada!

24 September 2012

With the highs and lows of the Olympic Games vivid in our memories, and the Paralympic Games almost underway, it’s a great time to celebrate the power of sport. Now, you can turn the inspiring moments of London 2012 into action by hosting a sport celebration in your own community.Sports Day in Canada, held this year on Saturday, September 29, 2012, is a national celebration of sport, from grass...

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Soehn, Smith break into top-eight at trampoline World Cup in Portugal

20 September 2012

LOULE, Portugal -- With Olympic gold medal winner Rosie MacLennan taking a break from competition, two of Canada’s up and coming young trampolinists raring to follow in her footsteps delivere...

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Attention All Gymnastics Professionals and Enthusiast, only 24 hours left to register Fall Congress!

19 September 2012

The Alberta Gymnastics Federation is offering, for the first time ever, a Fall Congress that caters to all gymnastics professionals; whether you’re a coach, a gymnast, judge or a club administrator, this three-day conference provides many inspiring courses and budget-friendly packages that will ENHANCE and ENERGIZE your gymnastics career.International and local EXPERTS will be presenting on coa...

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T & T Coaches and Judges Retreat this weekend!

12 September 2012

Over 30 T & T coaches and judges from all around Alberta will be attending the 2012-2013 Retreat in beautiful Canmore this weekend. This year the sole purpose of the retreat is to review and educate all Alberta clubs and coaches on all of the changes from GCG that are happening to the competitive T & T program. These include changes in levels, requirements, compulsories, qualifying to C...

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