Upcoming Events – South Island

Anna Robertsone-News, South Island

We have the last of the 2017 qualifying competitions coming up this month.  Get on down to see some of the country’s best athletes vie for qualification to compete at the 2017 Gymnastics Championships.


Otago Artistic Championships
• 29 – 30 July
• Otaki Street and Vogel Street, Dunedin (TBC)
• GNZ Sanctioned Qualifying Event
• Entry Levels WAG STEPs 3-9 and MAG Level 1-7 and Teams
• Entries and enquiries to the competition secretary

Canterbury Artistic Intermediate and Senior Championships
• 5 – 6 August
• Christchurch School of Gymnastics QEII Park, Travis Rd, North New Brighton
• GNZ Sanctioned Qualifying Event
• Entry levels WAG STEPs 4-10, SJE, JI, SI and MAG Levels 4-9, FIG U18, Senior Open and Teams
• Gymsports Competition – iron, bronze, silver, gold, elite
• Entries to the Event Director at Christchurch School of Gymnastics

South Island Rhythmic Championships
• 5 – 6 August
• Caledonian Gymnasium, Andersons Bay Road, Dunedin
• This is a sanctioned qualifying competition for entry to 2017 Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships
• Entries: Levels 4 – 10; Stage 3, 4, Jnr Int, Snr Int; Groups grade 3 – 7
• Entries and enquiries to Keita McGowan

Southland Aerobic Championships
• 5 August
• Verdon College (senior campus) School Hall, Rockdale Road, Invercargill
• GNZ sanctioned qualifying event
• Entries open to all Levels, International and Aerodance
• Entries and enquiries to Kath Andrews

South Island Artistic Championships
• 2– 3 September
• Southern Trust Event Centre, Morgans Road, Timaru
• Entry Levels WAG STEPs 1-10, SJE, JI, SI and MAG all levels plus MAG apparatus challenge and Teams
• Entries and enquiries to Adrienne Bruce, South Canterbury Gymsports