Clubland Industry Updates – Term 4, 2018

Anna RobertsonClubland Newsletter

Health & Safety Health & Safety continues to be (and will remain) a key area of focus for clubs. Conversations with Centre Managers and Committees in Clubs around the country have shown that there are still many who are overwhelmed by what they need to do and don’t know where to start. The key thing is to make a start … Read More

Education Update – Term 4, 2018

Anna RobertsonClubland Newsletter, Education

Practical Coaching Hours and migration of coach/judge qualifications At the end of each year, Gymnastics New Zealand collects practical coaching hours from clubs. This information has previously been collected on excel spreadsheets. As we roll out our new database, there will be changes to this process. Through the Club Portal, clubs will be able to input coaching hours directly to … Read More

XTND 2019 Brings New Online Resources

Anna RobertsonEducation, XTND Youth Leadership Programme

Our Education team is always working hard to keep our courses current and updated. Part of this was the introduction of online courses and resources and the updating of the Foundation Coach qualification. After 8 years it is now time for XTND’s turn. Through this process we have been working with clubs, past and current XTND coaches and presenters to … Read More

GymSchool 2019

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, Education, GymSchool 2019

We are pleased to let you know that all information and registration for all courses and workshops to be held at GymSchool is now available on the Education calendar. GymSchool will be held 12-13 January 2019 in Auckland. This is an amazing coach development weekend which includes a multitude of practical coaching courses and workshops aimed at intermediate and higher-level … Read More

2019 Trampoline National Squads

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, International, Trampoline

We are pleased to announce that the following athletes have been selected to the 2019 National Trampoline Squads: Trampoline National Squad  (iTRACSS Levels 5 & 6) Alexa Kennedy (level 6) – Icon Trampoline Club Madaline Davidson (level 6) – Olympia Gymnastics Club Bronwyn Dibb (level 6) – Ice Trampoline Club Kate Nicholson (level 5) – Icon Trampoline Club Rachel Schmidt (level 5) … Read More

MAG – 2019 World Cups Teams

Anna RobertsonNZ Team Announcements

Performance events for artistic gymnastics kick off in 2019 with World Cups Melbourne in February followed by Baku and Doha in March.  These World Cups form part of the qualification pathway to Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. As such, we are excited to announce the men’s artistic gymnastics teams to represent New Zealand at these events: World Cup Melbourne – 21-24 … Read More

MAG – 2019 Valeri Liukin Team

Anna RobertsonNZ Team Announcements

We are pleased to announce the team to represent New Zealand for the first 2019 international event,  being the Valeri Liukin Invitational to take place in Texas on 9-10 February 2019.  The Team who have been selected are: Logan Curtis (Hutt Valley Gymsports) Kennedy Payne (Olympia Gymnastic Sports) Damian Hewett (North Harbour Gymnastics) Jack Williams (North Harbour Gymnastics) Flynn Sheridan … Read More

TeamGym On The Rise

Anna RobertsonRecreational Gymnastics

The growth of TeamGym in New Zealand is well underway with the first competitions of the season held in the Waikato (Huntly) and Auckland (GymCity Papatoetoe) in the last couple of weeks. TeamGym already has a large following in the Wellington and Whanganui regions and, with support from Gymnastics NZ and funders, is being developed in other regions. TeamGym is … Read More

One50 Group Joins the Gymnastics Family

Anna RobertsonClubland Newsletter

We are excited to announce our new financial services partner, One50Group. One50 Group is a Professional Financial services company who assist their clients to build wealth, make investments, repay debt as rapidly as possible and review and cover financial risks. The Group has a team of specialists to ensure their clients are getting the best advice across each area of their … Read More

New National Database

Anna RobertsonClubland Newsletter

Clubs will now be well underway using the new club and class management system, Friendly Manager and over the coming months start to become familiar with the functions and portals of the National Database. It is a good time to consider the impact and opportunities that this new IT platform will provide. The database project has been several years in planning … Read More