Gymnast completes clean sweep at Provincials

By Charlie Pinkerton Madison Capretta of the Kanata Gymnosphere completed a clean sweep of Ontario competitions for the season, placing first overall in the Level 8, Age 15 category at the 2018 Women’s Artistic Gymnastics Ontario Championships, held from April 5-8. “My goal was to at least make the podium (at each of my competitions),…

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…