Media release: Schmidt Welcomes World Gymnastics Power Houses to New Zealand.

Anna RobertsonMedia Release

Media release: 11 a.m. Friday 15 March 2019 Gymnastics New Zealand (Gymnastics NZ) is excited to announce that they have secured hosting rights for the 2020 Pacific Rim Gymnastics Championships, to take place in Tauranga 17-19 April 2020. The biennial event gathers the best of men’s and women’s artistic, rhythmic and trampoline gymnastics from the 21 eligible Pacific Rim nations, including traditional power houses … Read More

MAG – 2019 Junior World Championships Team

Anna RobertsonNZ Team Announcements

It is with great pleasure that we have been given a team entry to the first Men’s Artistic Gymnastics Junior World Championships. This is to be held in Gyor, Hungary on 27 – 30 June. The Team who has been selected is: Sam Dick (Tri Star Gymnastics) William Fu Allen (Tri Star Gymnastics ) Brody Hall (Olympia Gymnastic Sports) Coach: … Read More

Noga adds Auckland to her Rhythmic journey

Anna RobertsonInternational, Rhythmic gymnastics

Noga Barkan, an Israeli gymnast was preparing for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games when she was diagnosed with cancer. Her dream to take part in the Olympics was crushed, but her wish to go to the Olympics to support her teammates was granted by Make- A-Wish Israel. And then, in January 2018, Noga achieved another amazing accomplishment – she led … Read More

TRA – 2019 World Cup Minsk Team

Anna RobertsonNZ Team Announcements, Trampoline

We are pleased to announce the New Zealand Team to compete at the World Cup in Minsk, 20-21 April 2019.  The team who has been selected is: Alexa Kennedy (Icon Trampoline Club) Madaline Davidson (Olympia Gymnastic Sports) Dylan Schmidt (Icon Trampoline Club) Coach: Jarrod Heriot (NZ Trampoline Coach) – conditional pending First Aid re-certification Judge: Maree Stenning (ICE Trampoline)   … Read More

2019 Annual General Meeting

Anna RobertsonCEO / Board Updates

In accordance with the Constitution, Gymnastics New Zealand is calling for nominations to fill the two Elected Board Member positions which become vacant at the upcoming AGM – Sunday 5 May 2019. Nominations are due by 5:00pm Friday 5 April 2019, using the attached nomination form. Please find more information detailed in the attached memorandum. Furthermore, nominations are being called … Read More

AER – Suzuki World Cup 2019 Team

Anna RobertsonAerobics, NZ Team Announcements

We are pleased to announce the first 2019 New Zealand Aerobic team to compete internationally.  This will be at the World Cup Suzuki in Tokyo, 13-14 April.  The team who has been selected is: Hannah Wilton (Aspire Aerobix) Kate Harvey (Invercargill Gymnastics Club) Trio: Hannah Wilton, Kate Harvey, Jennifer Groom (Aspire Aerobix/Invercargill Gymnastics Club) Coach: Bronte Coluccio (Aspire Aerobix) – … Read More

2019-20 Aerobic Gymnastics National Squads

Anna RobertsonAerobics, Competitive Gymnastics, International

We are super excited to announce the 2019 Aerobics Gymnastics National Squad.  The athletes who have been selected into the Squad are: Hannah Wilton – Aspire Aerobix Catrin Pearce – Bay Aerobics Kaylee Goodyer – Aspire Aerobix Jennifer Groom – Aspire Aerobix Kate Harvey – Invercargill Gymnastics Club Congratulations to all athletes. We wish you every success in your competitions … Read More

CEO Update – December 2018

Anna RobertsonCEO / Board Updates

“Then the Grinch thought of something he hadn’t before! What if Christmas, he thought, doesn’t come from a store. What if Christmas…perhaps…means a little bit more!” ― Dr. Seuss, How the Grinch Stole Christmas This quote sprung to my mind, not just because of the festive season, but also the parallels it presents when thinking about what gymnastics means to … Read More

2018 NZ Champs a Hit in Tauranga

Anna Robertson2018 NZ Gymnastics Championships, Competitive Gymnastics, e-News

The 2018 New Zealand Gymnastics Championships held at the ASB Baypark Arena in Tauranga provided a fantastic location to reunite all five codes together again under one roof. As our national pinnacle event, it’s always exciting to showcase the best gymnastics from around the country, this year including our World Championships and Commonwealth Games athletes. 15 provinces competed for National … Read More

2018 World Champs Wrap Up

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, e-News, International

This last term has seen teams from Rhythmic, Artistic and Trampoline Gymnastics represent New Zealand at their respective World Championships. A huge congratulations to all those athletes who were selected and competed.  A special thanks to all the officials who travelled with the athletes for your help and support both pre tour and on tour. This year saw some really good … Read More