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Road closure

National athletes training on Sat December 2nd. Please be aware Columbia street will be closed from 8 am to 1 pm.  Santa Claus is coming to town!

WAGs update

Declan finished in the middle of the pack in a field of 84!!
Very tough competition out there.
Congratulations to all our athletes who made it to Worlds and WAGs!

WAGs update

Declan will be competing tomorrow - Saturday 18th!
13:20-14:05: TRA 15-16 M Group 5 *Declan competing

Worlds: Results update

Congratulations Sam on achieving a personal best in prelims!!
Sam took 16th place in the semi-finals - top 8 qualified for finals.
Commiserations to Tamara who was selected for the DMT team but was unable to attend due to medical reasons. We are all wishing her a speedy recovery!
Stay tuned for WAGs results, as Declan will be competing next week :)

Worlds: Results update

Team finals: Canada in 5th place!
 Team                                                               Final                      Total

China CHN
ZHONG Xingping                                           54.930                     167.495
ZHU Xueying                                                  56.465
LIU Lingling                                                    56.100

Belarus
HARCHONAK Hanna                                     53.880                     166.125
PIATRENIA Tatsiana                                       56.910
MAKHARYNSKAYA Maryia                         55.335

Great Britain
GALLAGHER Laura                                       55.365                    163.810
SONGHURST Isabelle                                    53.715
DRISCOLL Katherine                                     54.730

Japan
TAKAGI Yumi                                                 53.700                     163.295
MORI Hikaru                                                   54.905
KISHI Ayano      …

Results from Worlds - Sofia, Bulgaria

Sofia, Bulgaria - Sam is in 10th place after prelims!! Read more for videos

Reminder

There is no regular training November 11, 12, 13.

Sam Smith to compete prelims on Thursday the 9th - Sofia, Bulgaria

THURSDAY, NOV 9 TRA IND Men and TRA IND Women Preliminaries – 10:30 – 13:00 ET

Gymnastics BC 2017 Awards

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Congratulations to Maveric Romanuik, and coaches Val Johnson, Curt DeWolff and Christie Hayashi. Maveric received the award for Provincial Level Female Athlete of the Year, and our awesome coaching team received the award for National Level Trampoline Gymnastics Coaches of the Year!!!!



World's and WAGs

Congratulations to Shasta athletes Sam Smith, Tamara O'Brien, and Declan McLean who were selected to represent Team Canada in World's and World Age Groups (Declan) in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Curt DeWolff was also selected as a Team coach!!
The events begin next week - stay tuned for details of their competition times and live streaming links.

GBC Competition Updates

1) 10+U Category 
This category has been removed from the BC competitive system. For all athletes registered in the L1 categories (TR/DMT/TU), the registration will be reviewed immediately following the registration deadline for the first sanctioned BC Provincial Cup, then split by the median age to a maximum of two age groups. For example:  the girls category may be L1 11+U / L1 12+. Depending on the numbers, the boys may once again compete as one open age group. Once the new split has been established, the athletes will remain in the same groupings for the remained of the season. Reminder that the athletes age is determined as of December 31, 2018.

2) BC Provincial Cup – Registration Fees 
The Technical Committee has approved a small increase in the athlete registration fee for all BC Provincial Cups. The fee will be $90.
This move was taken to assist clubs with the added cost of meeting the new staging requirements for both DMT and TU. Judging panels for these events will now be sittin…