GymCan statement in response to the criminal charges against Thierry Pellerin
OTTAWA, ON (July 3, 2020) – Gymnastics Canada (GymCan) is aware that Thierry Pellerin, a current athlete on the Men’s Artistic Gymnastics national team, was arrested yesterday for multiple alleged offences in Lévis, Quebec. The charges stem from an investigation by the Lévis Police Service. As a result, Gymnastics Canada has provisionally suspended Mr. Pellerin from active membership (including national team membership) pending the outcome of the judicial process. Through a national reciprocity agreement, Mr. Pellerin’s membership with Gymnastics Canada affiliated organizations is suspended and he may not engage in any sanctioned activities with any provincially affiliated member clubs across Canada.
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