2019 MAG Squad 360

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, Men's artistic gymnastics, NZ Team Announcements

The Men’s Artistic Gymnastics (MAG) Squad 360 is a national program designed to identify talented competitive athletes and coach them into the performance pathway.  Each squad has been selected using profile and skills testing, and performances from 2018 competitions. (2019 Squad 360 announcement from the MAG SDC) superseded by the below on 5/12/2018 2019 Squad 360 announcement from the MAG … Read More

Media release: Gymnastics in the Family for Youth Olympic Games Athlete

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, International, Media Release, Men's artistic gymnastics

The New Zealand Olympic Committee has named men’s artist gymnastics athlete Samuel (Sam) Dick (Tri Star Gymnastics, Auckland) to the New Zealand Team for the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games. Sam was selected following strong results on the international stage in Germany and Japan last year before winning the Oceania spot at the Youth Olympic Games qualifying event in … Read More

2019 Men’s Artistic Gymnastics National Squad

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, International, Men's artistic gymnastics

The athletes who have been selected for the 2019 MAG National Squad are as follows: Misha Koudinov (Tri Star Gymnastics) Devy Dyson – conditional selection (Tri Star Gymnastics) Kyleab Ellis (Tri Star Gymnastics) Jorden O’Connell-Inns (Christchurch School of Gymnastics) Luke Dobney (Tri Star Gymnastics) Harvey Humber (Counties Manukau Gymnastics) Ethan Dick (Tri Star Gymnastics) Batu Yazici (North Harbour Gymnastics) Jack Williamson (Christchurch School … Read More

Media release: Junior Gymnasts Bring Home the Medals

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, International, Media Release, Men's artistic gymnastics, Trampoline

This last weekend saw two gold and two silver medals won by New Zealand gymnasts on the world stage – three in trampoline in Italy and one in men’s artistic gymnastics in Colombia Blake Costley from Icon Trampoline Club in Auckland, finished on top of the podium in the 15-16-year-old age group, at the International Cup in Brescia, Italy. More … Read More

Men’s Results at Gold Coast 2018

Anna RobertsonGold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, International, Men's artistic gymnastics

Day one of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games saw some fantastic performances from our men’s artistic gymnastics (MAG) team.  After competing in Subdivision two, it was an anxious wait as previous top seeds Canada, England and Scotland battled it out in the final subdivision to determine the medalists.  Our NZ Team’s best result was on vault where they placed … Read More

Ways to Watch Gymnastics at Gold Coast 2018

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, e-News, Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, International, Men's artistic gymnastics, Rhythmic gymnastics, Women's artistic gymnastics

Seven out of the two hundred and fifty-one athletes in the New Zealand team competing at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, are gymnastics athletes.  If you are not fortunate enough to be at the event, following are some ways that we can support our athletes from afar… There are certain media restrictions in the Village, but we will be posting … Read More

MAG 2018 Australian Gymnastics Championships Team

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, International, Men's artistic gymnastics, NZ Team Announcements

For the first time this cycle, we will have a men’s artistic gymnastics team attending the Australian Gymnastics Championships to be held in Melbourne, 22 – 27 May.  The selected athletes are: Level 8 Open Aaron Van Eijck – Kapiti GymSports Dylan Biggs – Eastern Bay of Plenty Gymnastics Mathew Wilkins – Counties Manukau Gymnastics Rory Quinn – Counties Manukau Gymnastics … Read More

Gymnastics Coaches Selected to NZ Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Team

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, International, Media Release, Men's artistic gymnastics, NZ Team Announcements, Rhythmic gymnastics, Women's artistic gymnastics

We are super pleased to announce that the New Zealand Olympic Committee has officially selected the gymnastics support staff who will accompany our athletes to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games next month. Men’s Artistic Gymnastics – Head Coach David Phillips David is the coach to four out of five of the selected athletes. David is NZ’s most experienced MAG coach … Read More

MAG Pacific Rim Championships Team

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, International, Men's artistic gymnastics, NZ Team Announcements

We are pleased to announce the selection of a Men’s Artistic Gymnastics Team to represent New Zealand at the 2018 Pacific Rim Championships, to be held in Medellin, Colombia 27 – 29 April. The athletes who have been selected are: Senior Luke Dobney – Tri Star Gymnastics   Junior Batu Yazici – North Harbour Gymnastics Sam Dick – Tri Star Gymnastics … Read More

MAG World Cup Melbourne Team

Anna RobertsonInternational, Men's artistic gymnastics, NZ Team Announcements

It is with pleasure that we name the Men’s Artistic Gymnastics team, who will kick off 2018 with the World Cup in Melbourne, 22-25 February.  The athletes selected are: Ethan Dick – Tri Star Gymnastics Kyleab Ellis – Tri Star Gymnastics David Bishop – Tri Star Gymnastics   Officials Coach: David Phillips – Tri Star Gymnastics Judge: Mathew Palmer A … Read More