Summer CAMPS Guide: Theme weeks a hit at popular Tumblers camps

By Ottawa Sportspage, for Tumblers Gymnastics Centre Astronauts, cowboys, princesses and pirates – “Holy Hawaiian Luau, Batman! I thought this was Gymnastics Camp!?!” If you thought gymnastics camp was only about practicing somersaults and walking on the balance beam, then you sure haven’t seen Tumblers Gymnastics Centre summer camps. “Every week has a theme,” explains…

Local Level 8s land top spots at qualifier

By Charlie Pinkerton Cross-city competitors finished within 0.025 points of each other for 1st place all around in the top division that Ottawa competitors squared off at the Ottawa Gymnastics Centre’s women’s artistic gymnastics qualifier. The meet, held Mar. 2-4, hosted hundreds of competitors, but it was in the Level 8, Age 15 category that…

Ottawa Sport Council’s Fall Sport Summit to tackle grants

By Dan Plouffe The Ottawa Sport Council will bring together the local sports community for its Fall Sport Summit the evening of Nov. 29 at Ben Franklin Place, set to cover a topic that’s become a crucial tool for community sports organizations’ advancement: creating successful grant applications. “Most sport organizations seem to be able to…