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

Media Release: Bishop and Koudinov Back For Gold Coast Games

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

Glasgow Commonwealth Games bronze medallist David Bishop and Olympian Misha (Mikhail) Koudinov are among a team of five gymnasts named to the New Zealand Team to Gold Coast 2018 today. Named to the cheers of school children at a Queen’s Baton Relay sports event today at Victoria Park in Auckland, the team were personally congratulated by the Rt Hon Jacinda … Read More

Media Release: Kiwi Invents New Gymnastics Move

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

The International Federation of Gymnastics (FIG) announced over the weekend that six new elements will be published in the International Men’s Artistic Gymnastics Code of Points. One of these is ‘the Koudinov’, created, performed and submitted by our Kiwi Olympian Mikhail (Misha) Koudinov. “I had the idea of it in my head for probably 10 years, but never considered it … Read More

NZ Judges Invited to Commonwealth Games

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, e-News, International, Men's artistic gymnastics, NZ Team Announcements, Rhythmic gymnastics, Women's artistic gymnastics

We are super excited to announce that five of our New Zealand brevet judges have been invited by the Federation of International Gymnastics (FIG) to officiate at the upcoming Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.  These judges are: WAG – Avril Enslow (Christchurch School of Gymnastics) WAG – Michelle Woolf (Hutt Valley Gymsports) MAG – Gareth Brettell (Tri Star Gymnastics) MAG … Read More

Boys Bring Home the Bling

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, e-News, International, Men's artistic gymnastics

A big congratulations to the NZ MAG Team who competed at the recent Valerie Liukin Invitational in Texas. The boys returned with 21 medals – 8 gold, 9 silver and 4 bronze… Level 8 Team 5th place Division 11-12 Jack Williams (Counties Manukau Gymnastics) – 3rd high bar Division 13+ Logan Bow (Tri-star Gymnastics Club) – 1st high bar Matthew … Read More

2018 Men’s Artistic Gymnastics National Squad

Anna RobertsonMen's artistic gymnastics, NZ Team Announcements

Members of the MAG National Squad have been selected based on skills and profile tests, and results from 2017 events.  National squad members are eligible for selection to international performance and pinnacle events. Congratulations to the following athletes who have been selected into the 2018 National Squad: Misha Koudinov  (Tri Star Gymnastics) David Bishop  (Tri Star Gymnastics) Harvey Humber  (Counties … Read More

2018 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 2017 competitions. 2018 Squad 360 announcement from the MAG SDC Congratulations to the following athletes who have been selected for the 2018 Squads: … Read More

10 Things Gymnasts Wish Their Coaches Knew

Anna RobertsonAerobics, Auckland-Northland, Central-Wellington, e-News, Men's artistic gymnastics, Midlands, Regional, Rhythmic gymnastics, South Island, Trampoline, Women's artistic gymnastics

After spending 20+ hours a week with our coaches, they know us pretty well. However there are a few things that they possibly don’t know that we wish they did, or maybe they do and just don’t let on… 1. When you’re in a bad mood, we’re in a bad mood We know we can sometimes tick you off, we … Read More

Media Release: Gymnastics Battle for National Titles

Anna Robertson2017 NZ Artistic Gymnastics Championships, Competitive Gymnastics, e-News, Media Release, Men's artistic gymnastics

Media release: Sunday 8 October 2017 The 2017 NZ Artistic Gymnastics Championships has wrapped up in Nelson today. 400 athletes from 16 provinces descended on the Trafalgar centre for what was a spectacular show of New Zealand gymnastics. The National Championships was split this year into 3 separate events – Artistic Gymnastics here in Nelson, Rhythmic and Aerobic Gymnastics currently … Read More

Ethan and Sam Bring Home Results

Anna RobertsonAuckland-Northland, Competitive Gymnastics, e-News, International, Men's artistic gymnastics

We are very proud of brothers Sam and Ethan Dick (Tri Star Gymnastics), who produced great results at the International Junior Gymnastics Competition in Yokohama, Japan recently. Ethan finished 8th equal All Around, 6th on pommel and 8th on high bar Sam finished 5th on vault. Those are superb results guys! Not only was New Zealand represented amongst the athletes, … Read More