Gymnasts embrace Super Bowl with competition on Super Sunday
Updated On: February 1, 2012
It may be the first meet of the season for 20 Ottawa Gymnastics Centre athletes, but the stakes are high nonetheless as the Westboro club will welcome over 200 of the best men’s artistic gymnastics competitors from across the province Feb. 3-5.
Tumblers athletes move closer to provincial qualification
Created On: January 24, 2012
It was a good weekend in Oshawa for the young athletes of the Tumblers Gymnastics Centre from Orleans. Ten girls competed over two days at their 2nd of three Provincial Qualifiers in women's artistic gymnastics.
Chiarelli’s Olympic berth no big surprise to former coach
Created On: January 19, 2012
When Talia Chiarelli kickstarted the Canadian women’s artistic gymnastics team to a berth in the 2012 Olympics with an impressive Yurchenko double twist vault, there was one person back in Nepean who had seen the moment coming for years.
Chiarelli can vault Canada to London Olympics
Created On: January 11, 2012
Talia Chiarelli in not your average 16-year-old, and being on the cusp of an Olympic appearance is only the start.
Gymnasts make large, rewarding commitment to sport
Created On: December 16, 2011
Balance, power, determination, and most of all, confidence. Each participant, whether an athlete, coach, judge or volunteer, brought their own unique notion of “girl power” – the theme of this year's first Women's Artistic Gymnastics Provincial Qualifier – to the event held Dec. 3-4 at Ottawa Gymnastics Centre.
Ottawa Gymnastics Centre provincial qualifier results
Created On: December 16, 2011
Results of athletes from the host Ottawa Gymnastics Centre club at the women's artistic gymnastics provincial qualifying meet Dec. 3-4:
Video: Large provincial qualifier gymnastics meet set for Dec. 3-4 in Ottawa
Updated On: December 2, 2011
Hundreds and hundreds of Ontario top women's artistic gymnastics athletes will descend on the nation's capital Dec. 3-4 for a provincial championships qualifier at the Ottawa Gymnastics Centre.
OGC gymnast wins battle with knee injury, and a trip to Cancun
Created On: December 1, 2011
The serious brace on her knee serves as a constant reminder of the pain she went through, but now Christie Boswell-Patterson has a much better item to commemorate a victory over a severe injury – a pair of gold medals, and an upcoming trip to Cancun to boot.
Local gymnasts vault into top positions to kick off competitive season
Updated On: November 22, 2011
Christie Boswell-Patterson of the Ottawa Gymnastics Centre not only won a pair of gold medals, she also won a trip to Cancun this past weekend at a Gymnastics Ontario Tour Selection meet this past weekend at Base Borden Gymnastics Club.
Frizell’s silver one of many Ottawa Pan Am Games medals
Created On: October 27, 2011
The season that was largely forgettable for hammer thrower Sultana Frizell finished on a positive upswing as the Ottawa Lions athlete celebrated her 27th birthday with a Pan Am Games silver medal Monday in Guadalajara, Mexico.