Team Alberta Gymnasts for the 2019 Canada Winter Games

The Alberta Gymnastics Federation is pleased to announce the gymnasts and coaches who will represent Alberta at the 2019 Canada Winter Games in Red Deer, Alberta from February 15 to March 3. The event will showcase 150 events in 19 sports and a major arts and cultural festival. Up to 3,600 athletes and over 100,000 spectators will be in attendance.

“This is the largest multi-sport and cultural event for youth in Canada and sets the stage for Canada’s next generation of national, international and Olympic champions,” says Scott Hayes, President & CEO of the Alberta Gymnastics Federation.  “We are incredibly proud of the 16 athletes and 6 coaches who will serve as ambassadors for our sport.”

Carrying Alberta’s flag will be Men’s Artistic Gymnast, Elijah Thompson of Calgary. As a Right to Play Activist, he earned the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee award for community service in 2013. Elijah and fellow team members listed below will compete at the Collicutt Centre where all Canada Games gymnastics events will be held.

 
MEN’S ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS (MAG)

Dates:
February 18: Men’s Team Event
February 20: Men’s All Around
February 21: Men’s Apparatus (Floor, Horizontal Bar, Parallel Bars, Pommel Horse, Rings, Vault)

Athletes

Coaches

 
WOMEN’S ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS (WAG)

Dates:
February 17: Women’s Team Event
February 19: Women’s All Around
February 21: Women’s Apparatus (Beam, Floor, Uneven Bars, Vault)

Athletes

Coaches

 
TRAMPOLINE GYMNASTICS (TG)

Dates:
February 25: Men’s and Women’s Individual Trampoline
February 26: Mix Team
February 28: Men’s and Women’s Synchronized Trampoline

Athletes

Coaches

Live streaming of all gymnastics events will be available at canadagames.live/artistic-gymnastics and canadagames.live/trampoline-gymnastics

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