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

Project 2020 – Nationals Date Change

Anna RobertsonClubland Newsletter

Following on from the announcement in February that the New Zealand Gymnastics Championships will be moved to the July school holidays in 2020, a team have been working on the project plan for the change which was released to the community at the end of May. The process has been aptly named ‘Project 2020.’ This plan provides clarity for clubs … Read More

2019 Trampoline National Squads

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, International, Trampoline

The 2019 Squad structure will remain the same as previous years, being: Senior – iTRACSS levels 5 & 6 Tier 2 – iTRACSS level 4 Tier 3 – iTRACSS level 3   How is the squad put together? The squads for 2019 are named using all of the New Zealand qualifying events from 2018, as well as international events attended … Read More

Media release: Junior Gymnasts Bring Home the Medals

Anna RobertsonCompetitive Gymnastics, International, Media Release, Men's artistic gymnastics, Trampoline

This last weekend saw two gold and two silver medals won by New Zealand gymnasts on the world stage – three in trampoline in Italy and one in men’s artistic gymnastics in Colombia Blake Costley from Icon Trampoline Club in Auckland, finished on top of the podium in the 15-16-year-old age group, at the International Cup in Brescia, Italy. More … Read More

AER – 2018 ANAC Team

Anna RobertsonAerobics, NZ Team Announcements

We are delighted to announce the Aerobics Team to represent New Zealand at the Association of National Aerobics Championships (ANAC) International Aerobic and Youth Aerobics Championships, to be held in Phoenix, Arizona from 28 July – 3 August.  The selected Team is: Age Group 1 Grace Christey (Active Attitude)   Age Group 2 Sarah Spargo (Aspire Aerobix) Brooke Davies (Aspire Aerobix) … Read More