TRA 2018 World Age Group Team

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, International, NZ Team Announcements, Trampoline

We are excited to announce the team of athletes to represent New Zealand at the 26th FIG Trampoline Gymnastics Age Group Competitions in St Petersberg, Russia, 7 – 10 November.  The team is as follows: Trampoline Sienna French – 13-14 yrs (Icon Trampoline) Liam Costley – 13-14 yrs (Icon Trampoline) Jakarta Klebert – 13-14 yrs (Olympia Gymnastic Sports) Blake Costley – … Read More

WAG – 2018 Perth International STEPs Team

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

We are pleased to announce that the following team has been selected to represent New Zealand, at the Perth International Competition to be held 30 August – 2 September in Perth, Australia: STEP 8 Scarlet Boxall-Hunt – Counties Manukau Gymnastics Alyssa Greenland – Christchurch School of Gymnastics Maycee Rivers – North Harbour Gymnastics Club Emmilyn Stevens – Capital GymSports Kaatje … 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 Men’s Artistic Gymnastics (MAG) National Squad is for athletes competing senior international. How is the squad put together? Athletes will be selected into the 2019 Squad using performance criteria achieved at key events.  The 2019 Squad will be named in November 2018 using 2018 events.  Athletes can also be selected into the Squad during 2019 if they achieve the performance criteria … Read More

New Club Management Tool Hit NZ Shores

Anna RobertsonClubland Newsletter

If you attended the Gymnastics New Zealand 2018 Conference, you would have heard from Frank Sahlein, the director of 3rd Level Consulting. Frank was a gymnastics coach and business owner for 40 years before he put all his knowledge and experience into creating an online business management system, specific for gymnastic club management.  This will now benefit New Zealand clubs. … Read More

Health & Safety – June Updates

Anna RobertsonClubland Newsletter

Gymnastics NZ Health & Safety Guidelines Launched We’re very pleased to be launching the Gymnastics NZ Health & Safety Guidelines for Clubs. This resource has been developed to support those involved in running clubs (committees, centre manager and administrators) to better understand your H&S responsibilities, what you should be doing to meet them and how you can build a culture … Read More

Education Updates – June 2018

Anna RobertsonClubland Newsletter

Save the date – GFA Symposium October 21-22, 2018 – mark this on your calendar as an awesome weekend of action and fun, all whilst becoming more of an expert in your field. The Gym for All (GFA) Symposium will be held over Labour weekend (Sunday/Monday) in Wellington, hosted at Capital Gymnastics. Official flyers and registration will follow soon, but … Read More

Two Ollerup Scholarships Up For Grabs

Anna RobertsonClubland Newsletter

We’re excited to announce that we again have two scholarships on offer for Ollerup in 2019. 6-month Ollerup Scholarship (Jan – June 2019) – applications close 27 July 2018 12-month Ollerup Scholarship (August 2019– July 2020) – applications close 26 October 2018 Click on the links above for the relevant handbooks (including the application forms). If you have any questions please … Read More

RG – 2018 World Championships Tour Team

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, International, NZ Team Announcements

It is with great pleasure that we can announce the New Zealand Rhythmic Team to tour the following events: World Cup Minsk – 17-19 August World Cup Kazan – 24-26 August 2018 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships – 10-16 September   The selected athletes are: Stella Ebert (Xtreme Rhythmix) – Individual Xtreme RhythmiX Group Currently made up of Paige Grant-Huggett, Izabella … Read More

Mary Wright in Queen’s Honours List

Anna Robertsone-News, International, Women's artistic gymnastics

Today we congratulate Mary Wright who was awarded a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for her services to Gymnastics. Mary first began her coaching career in Dunedin in 1965 before moving to Christchurch School of Gymnastics in 1969. Many of her athletes during this time won national titles with three competing in the 1973 World Championships. Hungry … Read More