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Vachon leads Canada to silver medal in men’s double mini-trampoline at 2015 Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships

ODENSE, Denmark (November 27) – National team veteran Denis Vachon led the Canadian men’s double mini-trampoline (DMT) squad to a silver medal Friday at the 2015 Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships. Vachon, 31, set to retire after more than a decade on the national team, also qualified for the individual DMT finals, giving him the chance for another medal in his last competition on Satur... more

Alberta MAG High Performance Training Camp

The Capital City Gym Club will be hosting the annual Alberta MAG High Performance Training Camp this weekend. Thirty three athletes from four clubs will receive instruction from guest coach Guonian Wu from California. Mr. Wu is a past member of the Chinese National Team with two gymnastics elements (one on floor and one on pommel horse) named after him by the FIG. He is a US Junior National Tea... more

MacLennan leads Canada in qualifications at 2015 Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships In Denmark

ODENSE, Denmark, November 26 -- Olympic champion Rosie MacLennan of Toronto placed fourth on the first day of qualifications Thursday to advance to the women’s semifinal at the 2015 trampoline gymnastics world championships. Li Dan led a Chinese sweep of the top three spots in a field of 79 competitors with 103.130 points. MacLennan scored 101.905 points for her compulsory and optional routine... more

AGF Enhancement Funding Officially Released

Each year the Alberta Gymnastics Federation (AGF) allocates a $100,000 dollars to Enhancement Funding.  This program is designed to assist athletes and coaches throughout the province with their various expenses.  The financial support is awarded based various performance achievements and the ranking list associated with each program.AGF is pleased to announce that 77 athletes and 22... more

2015 Trampoline World Championships This Weekend

Good Luck to Keegan Soehn (Thunder Country), Kyle Soehn (Thunder Country), Arden Oh (CGC), Colton Kent (CGC) along with coaches Ken Soehn, Brett MacAulay, Eran Silberg and Jamie Atkin who are at the 2015 Trampoline World Championships in Odense, Denmark. Preliminary competition begins on Thursday November 26th. This event is the first qualifier for trampoline for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio d... more

THE ALBERTA GYMNASTICS FEDERATION requires a Full Time Women’s Program Coordinator

The Alberta Gymnastics Federation is the Provincial Association responsible for the development of the sport of gymnastics within Alberta.  Based in Calgary, the Alberta Gymnastics Federation has more than 80 affiliate clubs throughout the Province with a total membership of over 55,000.  Alberta Gymnastics has a reputation for excellence at both the organizational and program levels.... more

AGF WAG Athletes Represent at the 2015 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships

The Alberta Gymnastics Federation would like to congratulation the Alberta athletes, clubs, and coaches who represented at the 2015 Women’s Artistic Gymnastics World Championships! Brittany Rogers and Madison Copiak from the Calgary Gymnastics Centre represented Team Canada at the games accompanied by coaches David Kenwright and Janna Ball. Team Canada placed 6th in the world, the strongest f... more

Provincial Level Trampoline Training Camp

The Grande Prairie Gymnastics Club will be hosting this years Provincial Level Trampoline Training Camp this weekend. Thirty five athletes from five Alberta clubs will be in attendance with guest presenter Curt Dewolff from Vancouver BC. more

Cloé Deschênes, Bronte Dundas top Canadians at trampoline World Cup in Portugal

LOULÉ, Portugal, November 2 -- Canada’s world championship men’s trampoline struggled at a World Cup competition on the weekend, but up and coming women’s national team members Cloé Deschênes of Montreal and Bronte Dundas of Toronto both delivered solid efforts in the women’s individual event.Deschênes, ranked fifth in Canada, and Dundas, sixth, placed 22nd and 26th respectively in a field of 4... more

Ellie Black seventh in beam final at artistic gymnastics world championships

GLASGOW, Scotland, November 1, 2015 -- On the final day of competition at the 2015 artistic gymnastics world championships on Sunday Ellie Black of Halifax had to settle for seventh place in the beam final. Three-time all-around world champion Simone Biles of the United States romped to the gold with a score of 15.358, followed by silver medallist Sanne Wevers of the Netherlands with 14.33 po... more