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

Canada’s Samantha Smith wins World Cup bronze in women’s trampoline

Sunday, February 16th, 2020
Peru Pan Am Games

Samantha Smith won bronze in the women's trampoline competition at the Baku World Cup on Sunday in Azerbaijan.

Larry Nassar investigation not suspended after all, says Michigan attorney general

Wednesday, December 25th, 2019

Michigan's attorney general on Wednesday said her communications director's statement announcing the suspension of a nearly two-year criminal investigation into Michigan State University's handling of complaints against serial sexual abuser Larry Nassar was "inadvertently misleading."

Attorney General suspends investigation of Michigan State over Nassar

Tuesday, December 24th, 2019

State Attorney General Dana Nessel has suspended a nearly two-year-long investigation into Michigan State University's handling of complaints against now-imprisoned serial sexual abuser Larry Nassar, a spokeswoman said Tuesday.

Road to the Olympic Games: Trampoline & tumbling world championships

Wednesday, December 4th, 2019
rttog trampoline

Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On this week's edition of the program, watch action from the tumbling and trampoline world championships in Tokyo.

Canada’s Rosie MacLennan wins world trampoline bronze

Sunday, December 1st, 2019
Rosie MacLennan photo

Canada's Rosie MacLennan captured a bronze medal in women's individual trampoline on Sunday at the trampoline world championships in Tokyo.

Canada claims Olympic spot in women’s trampoline

Saturday, November 30th, 2019

Canada has qualified a spot in women's individual trampoline at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Rosie MacLennan of King City, Ont., and Samantha Smith of Vancouver finished fourth and eighth respectively in the semifinals of that event on Saturday at the trampoline world championships, advancing them both to the finals, and qualifying the Olympic spot.

Canada wins women’s team bronze at trampoline worlds

Friday, November 29th, 2019

The Canadian women's team won bronze at the trampoline world championships in Tokyo on Friday.

World championships the start for Rosie MacLennan’s quest for 3rd Olympic trampoline gold

Thursday, November 28th, 2019

Two-time Olympic champion Rosie MacLennan leads Canada's women and men into this week's trampoline and tumbling world championships at Ariake Gymnastics Centre in Tokyo, where the 2020 Summer Games competition will be contested.

Watch the trampoline & tumbling world championships

Wednesday, November 27th, 2019

Watch live action from the tumbling and trampoline world championships in Tokyo.

Canadian gymnast Ellie Black approaching injury rehab as nice distraction ahead of Tokyo Olympics

Friday, November 22nd, 2019

When Ellie Black underwent ankle surgery recently, just eight months before the 2020 Tokyo Games, she reached out to someone who knows all about writing remarkable Olympic comeback stories.