A New Home for Cambridge

Anna Robertsone-News, Midlands

Like many clubs around the country, Cambridge Gymnastics has had to face the problem of limited access to facilities and growing waitlists. For a long time, the club was situated out of a local primary school where they had to pack in and pack out every day. While they did have access to the school hall three days a week, … Read More

Win Win for Club and Coaches at Manawatu

Anna Robertsone-News, Education

In 2017 Manawatu Gymsports completed a Coach & Judge Education plan with Central RM Megan Russell. Combined with the new qualification requirements, this highlighted to them that they had a gap in formal coaching qualifications in the club. The club had already been working very hard on areas of growth, and an unplanned move of venues; consequently education had not … Read More

Two New Clubs join the Family

Anna Robertsone-News, South Island

Over the last few months, two new clubs in the Canterbury region have affiliated to Gymnastics NZ – Affinity Gymnastics Academy (Rolleston) and Dynamic Gymnastic Sports (Ashburton). The establishment of Affinity Gymnastics Academy has been driven by Ryan Jones along with his wife Tracy and a team of enthusiastic and optimistic coaches and volunteers. After reading the Gymnastics NZ National … Read More

2019 Women’s Artistic Gymnastics National Squad

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, International, Women's artistic gymnastics

We are pleased to announce that the following athletes have been selected into the 2019 Women’s Artistic Gymnastics National Squad: Isabella Brett (Christchurch School of Gymnastics) Maia Fishwick (Tri Star Gymnastics) Charlotte Ryan (Tri Star Gymnastics) Courtney McGregor (Christchurch School of Gymnastics) We wish these girls all the very best for their 2019 competitions. The Women’s Artistic Gymnastics (WAG) National Squad … Read More

2019 NZ Gymnastics Championships – Save the Date

Anna Robertson2019 NZ Gymnastics Championships, Competitive Gymnastics, e-News

We are pleased to announce that the 2019 New Zealand Gymnastics Championships will be held at The Trusts Arena in Auckland. Once again, all five codes will be competing together under the one roof from 2 – 5 October 2019. We are excited to be returning to the first-class facility that is The Trusts Arena, a venue that offers a … Read More

2019 Rhythmic Gymnastics National Squad

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, International, Rhythmic gymnastics

We are excited to announce the inaugural Rhythmic Gymnastics National Squad.  The athletes who have been selected are: Hannah Moore (Xtreme Rhythmix) Havana Hopman (Counties Manukau) Aya Tanaka-Probert (Xtreme Rhythmix) Grace Schroder (Counties Manukau) We wish these girls all the best in their 2019 competitions. The Rhythmic Gymnastics (RG) National Squad is for athletes competing senior international. How is the … Read More

2019 Rhythmic Gymnastics Junior Squad

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, International, Rhythmic gymnastics

We are pleased to today announce the athletes who have been selected to our first Rhythmic Gymnastics NZ Junior Squad.  Those athletes are: Alicia Scott (Xtreme Rhythmix) Chalisa Bond (Counties Manukau Gymnastics) Paris Chin (Olympia Gymnastic Sports) Laylah Waggie (Xtreme Rhythmix) We wish these junior athletes all the best in their competitions next year as they progress through towards senior. … Read More

Waitara Welcome Germany to their Gymnastics Family

Anna RobertsonInternational, Midlands, Women's artistic gymnastics

Gymnastics Waitara recently farewelled some newly made friends from Germany.  The visitors are all based at the TuS Chemnitx Altendorf Germany Centre of Excellence where they train and attend school. The girls are all part of the Germany Gymnastics Federation Kader team and have competed at the German Youth Championships, the European Youth Olympic Championships, Rio Olympics and other international … Read More

TRA – 2019 World Cup Baku Team

Anna RobertsonNZ Team Announcements, Trampoline

We are excited to announce the first 2019 New Zealand Trampoline team to compete on the world stage.  This will be at the World Cup in Baku, 16-17 February 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) Judge: Phil … Read More

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