Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Summer Sports/Gymnastics’ Category

Raisman calls for changes in USA gymnastics after sexual abuse allegations

Saturday, August 19th, 2017
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Aly Raisman is ready to talk about "the elephant in the room." And the six-time Olympic medal winning gymnast thinks it's time USA Gymnastics joins in a conversation she feels is long overdue.

Olympic champ Simone Biles mulls return to competition

Saturday, August 19th, 2017
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Olympic gymnastics champion Simone Biles is back in the gym. Just don't call it a comeback. At least, not yet.

Milette, Methot score synchro bronze at trampoline World Cup

Saturday, August 19th, 2017
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Sarah Milette and Sophiane Methot of Quebec captured bronze in the women's synchronized final at the trampoline World Cup in Minsk, Belarus on Saturday.

Ellie Black feels rejuvenated ahead of world university games

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017
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Ellie Black headlines Canada's team of 275 athletes for the 29th Summer Universiade, which get underway Saturday and runs through Aug. 30 in Taipei, Taiwan.

Canadian trampoline pioneer Karen Cockburn retires

Sunday, July 16th, 2017
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Karen Cockburn leapt to some of Canada’s greatest heights. Now, the trampolinist is sticking her landing. On Sunday, the three-time Olympic medallist announced her retirement from the sport ahead of the 2017 Canadian championships in Oshawa, Ont.

Rosie MacLennan tops trampoline podium at nationals

Saturday, July 15th, 2017
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Rosie MacLennan returned to the top of the trampoline podium Saturday at the Canadian gymnastics championships in Oshawa, Ont.

Rosie MacLennan finishes 1st in qualifying at nationals

Friday, July 14th, 2017
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Rosie MacLennan, the defending Olympic trampoline champion, made her return to competition Friday at the Canadian championships and didn't disappoint, finishing in first after the qualification rounds.

Watch the Canadian Trampoline Gymnastics Championships

Thursday, July 13th, 2017
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Watch live action from the Canadian Trampoline Gymnastics Championships in Oshawa, Ont. The event features 350 of the country's best national-level gymnasts who will challenge for the title of Canadian Champion in men’s and women’s individual and synchronized trampoline, tumbling, and double mini-trampoline.

Rosie MacLennan has ‘more to give’ on the trampoline — and off

Thursday, June 8th, 2017
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While Rosie MacLennan hasn't ruled out trying for an Olympic hat trick, the Canadian trampoline star has realized it takes more than just training to keep her inspired and motivated these days.

Whelan sweeps apparatus finals to win Canadian championship

Sunday, May 21st, 2017
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Carmen Whelan captured her first ever Canadian championship title, sweeping all four apparatus finals on Sunday at the 2017 Canadian Championships in Rhythmic Gymnastics while Michel Vivier was named the junior all-around champion.