Kanata GymnoSphere’s Samantha Stafford capped off her impressive gymnastics season with a top 10 finish amongst girls her age at the regional Canadian championships for the sport.
Sam Zakutney made his way home to Ottawa to claim the top prize during the 2019 Artistic Gymnastics Canadian Championships.
A giant team of 18 women’s artistic gymnasts competed for Kanata GymnoSphere during April’s Ontario Championships. Lauren Mooney and Fiodor Martea, the leaders of Kanata’s competitive program, were pleased to see every GymnoSphere athlete from Level 6-10 qualify for the provincials.
As hundreds of gymnasts arrive in the nation’s capital for the national championships, Ottawa’s own are preparing right here at home for the opportunity of a lifetime, and one that, just a year ago, one local competitor thought he may have lost out on forever.
Samantha Stafford became a back-to-back-to-back provincial champ when she won her third consecutive all-around title at the Apr. 5-7 Ontario Women’s Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Windsor.
A collection of Ottawa gymnasts will compete for Team Ontario at the Canadian and Eastern Canadian championships for gymnastics after putting in qualifying-worthy performances this season.
Dinosaurs, astronauts, scuba divers, lions and monkeys and butterflies, oh my! 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.