12 Alberta Athletes to Compete at the 2018 FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Age Group Competition

45 athletes will represent Canada at the 2018 World Age Group Competition in Trampoline Gymnastics from November 15 to 18 in St. Petersburg Russia. Over a quarter of them will be from our province. 12 Alberta athletes have made the team and will be accompanied by three Alberta coaches and one judge. This is an opportunity for Canada to showcase our junior teams and the next generation of Trampoline Gymnastics talent, much of which is residing right here in Alberta. Join us in wishing them the best of luck and keep an eye out for these rising stars. Here are the events our young men and women will be competing in:

Double Mini Trampoline

  • Abby McCaig, Calgary - Calgary Gymnastics Centre (Girls 17-21)
  • Zoe Phaneuf, Cochrane - Calgary Gymnastics Centre (Girls 15-16)
  • Antonio Fernandes, Calgary - Calgary Gymnastics Centre (Boys 17-21)

Individual Trampoline

  • Kailyn Arndt, Edmonton - Ortona Gymnastics (Girls 17-21)
  • Alexandra Boucher, Calgary - Calgary Gymnastics Centre (Girls 15-16)
  • Kalena Soehn, Red Deer - Thunder Country Trampoline & Gymnastics (Girls 17-21)
  • Roman Carlson, Calgary - Calgary Gymnastics Centre (Boys 15-16)

Synchronized Trampoline

  • Alexandra Boucher, Calgary - Calgary Gymnastics Centre (Girls 15-16). Paired with Jordyn Yendley of Kelowna, BC.
  • Abby McCaig, Calgary - Calgary Gymnastics Centre (Girls 17-21). Paired with Zoe Phaneuf. 
  • Zoe Phaneuf, Cochrane - Calgary Gymnastics Centre (Girls 17-21). Paired with Abby McCaig. 

Tumbling

  • Alexandra Forest, Edmonton - Phoenix Gymnastics Centre (Girls 17-21)
  • Kendra Korbut, Edmonton - Phoenix Gymnastics Centre (Girls 17-21)
  • Emma Payne, Edmonton - Phoenix Gymnastics Centre (Girls 17-21)
  • Antonio Fernandes, Calgary - Calgary Gymnastics Centre (Boys 17-21)
  • Mitchel Pedersen, Calgary - Calgary Gymnastics Centre (Boys 15-16)
  • Adam Stannard, Edmonton - Phoenix Gymnastics Centre (Boys 15-16)

Coaches: 

  • Stephen Hauck, Calgary, AB - Calgary Gymnastics Centre (Trampoline)
  • Trish Quinney, Edmonton, AB - Phoenix Gymnastics Club (Double Mini Trampoline)
  • Eran Silberg, Calgary, AB - Calgary Gymnastics Centre (Individual)

Judge: 

  • Jane Parks – Calgary, AB (Double Mini Trampoline)

To learn more and to view the names of all the Canadian athletes nominated to compete, visit the Gymnastics Canada website