Alberta Gymnastics Federation

Alberta Gymnastics Federation Follow

AGF is the governing body for gymnastics in Alberta. We are a not-for-profit organization.
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Meet AGF Congress Presenter, Tom Koll 
Tom Koll is currently Chairman for the National Junior Olympic Committee, Women’s Program Committee, USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame, and the Women’s Membership Director on the Board of Directors for USA Gymnastics.  He is the co-owner and coach of Premier Gymnastics in Omaha, Nebraska.  He has been coaching and judging for over 40 years and has a USA Gymnastics Brevet rating.  Tom also helped author the 1997-2004, 2005-2013, and most current compulsory routines. He travels often teaching state, regional, and national clinics and will be coming to Calgary to present at our AGF Congress. 
Tom's sessions will include: -  Common Compulsory Trouble Areas:  Oct. 11 | 4:15 pm – 5:35 pm
-  JO Q & A Update:  Oct. 11 | 7 pm – 8 pm -  Learning to Express Yourself Through Dance  Oct. 12 | 8:30 am – 10:15 am
-  Dealing with Parents…Keep Them Informed:  Oct. 12 | 10:30 am – 12:15 pm
-  Dealing Positively with Your Staff:  Oct. 12 | 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm
-  The Value of Shaping:  Oct. 12 | 3:15 pm – 4:35 pm
-  Stylization vs. Text Level 4 FX:  Oct. 12 | 5 pm – 6:20 pm

Register today at abgym.ab.ca 
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Meet AGF Congress Presenter, Zhaohui Huang

Zhaohui has been coaching at Futures Gymnastics in Mississauga, Ontario for 20 years and served as Head Coach for 15 years in the Men's Artistic Gymnastics program. He is a Level 4 and High Five certified coach who has produced numerous provincial and national champions. He was named “Coach of the Year” four times by Gymnastics Canada and has represented Canada as a coach at many international competitions. 
Hear Zhaohui speak at the following AGF 
Congress sessions in Calgary: •  PBars – Peach, Giants, Heely: Oct. 11 | 10 a.m. – 11:20 a.m.
•  Pommel – Flops, Single Pommel Work, Flairs: Oct. 11 | 1 p.m. – 2:20 p.m.
• Training Philosophy for High-Performance Athletes: Oct. 11 | 2:30 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.

Register today: abgym.ab.ca

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Meet AGF Congress Presenter, Sarah Thomas

Sarah began her acro coaching career in 2001 by pioneering the first acro team in San Antonio, Texas.  By 2004 she had produced her first national team members and international medalists. Since 2004, Sarah’s athletes have consistently won national titles, national team placements and international medals. Her athletes have been a part of the last four USA World Championship teams for Acrobatic Gymnastics. She was awarded “Elite Coach of the Year” by USA Gymnastics as well as the “Star Service” award in 2017.  She is the current National Junior Olympic Committee Chair for Acrobatics and responsible for overseeing the structure and development of the Junior Olympic Acrobatic Program. Sarah attended the prestigious FIG International Coaching Course at the famed Cirque du Soleil training center in Montreal, Canada where she was honored as valedictorian of her class. Sarah is also an acrobatics judge and holds an International Brevet rating.

Sarah will be delivering the following sessions at the AGF Congress in Calgary: •  Acro - JO Levels 5-6  Oct. 11 | 10 am - 11:20am
•  Acro Coaching Basics  Oct. 11 | 1 pm - 2:20 pm
•  Acro Skills JO 7+  Oct. 11 | 4:15 pm - 5:35 pm
•  Acro Handstand Block Works  Oct. 12 | 8:30 am - 10:15 am
•  Acro Judging  Oct. 12 | 1:45 pm - 3:05 pm
•  Acro Gym Review  Oct. 12 | 3:15 pm - 4:35 pm

Register today at abgym.ab.ca

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AGF Congress, AGM and Awards Gala
Oct. 11-13 | BMO Centre in Calgary, AB

Join us for a weekend full of learning, connecting and celebration!

Learn more and register at
abgym.ab.ca 
#AGFCongress 
#ABgymnastics #Gymnastics #CDNgymnastics
AGF Congress, AGM and Awards Gala
Oct. 11-13 | BMO Centre in Calgary, AB

Join us for a weekend full of learning, connecting and celebration!

Learn more and register at
abgym.ab.ca 
#AGFCongress 
#ABgymnastics #Gymnastics #CDNgymnastics
AGF Congress, AGM and Awards Gala
Oct. 11-13 | BMO Centre in Calgary, AB

Join us for a weekend full of learning, connecting and celebration!

Learn more and register at
Abgym.ab.ca 
#AGFCongress 
#ABgymnastics #Gymnastics #CDNgymnastics
Oct. 11 - 13 | BMO Centre in Calgary, AB

Every other year, the Alberta Gymnastics Federation holds a three-day congress. The event provides an opportunity for new and seasoned coaches, administrators, officials and athletes to celebrate recent achievements, engage in knowledge sharing and take part in shaping the future of Alberta gymnastics. Experts from the gymnastics community, in Canada and abroad, will present their experiences, philosophies and best practices. 
Learn more and register at 
abgym.ab.ca

Gymnastics community members from other provinces are welcome! @GymSask @gymnasticsbc @manitobagymnastics @gym_ontario @gymqc @gymnastics_novascotia @cdngymnastics 
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AGF CONGRESS 
Oct. 11 - 13 | BMO Centre in Calgary, AB

ILLUMINATE YOUR FUTURE
Leverage this event as a professional development opportunity for yourself and your club. Coaches, you can earn upto 3 PD points!

CELEBRATE AND HAVE FUN!
Join in recognizing and celebrating the significant achievements, performances and contributions of our athletes, coaches,  coach developers, judges, event hosts and volunteers at our Awards Gala.

Learn more and register at 
abgym.ab.ca

#AGFCongress 
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AGF CONGRESS 
Oct. 11 - 13 | BMO Centre in Calgary, AB

REVIVE YOUR LIGHT
Get inspired and reignite your passion for gymnastics by connecting with like-minded people who share a common interest in seeing our sport grow and evolve for the better, recreationally and competitively.

SPARK YOU IDEAS
Listen to thought-provoking presentations delivered by experts in their fields, access new information and resources, and meet with other members from across our province to gain new perspectives and ideas. 
Learn more and register at 
abgym.ab.ca

#AGFCongress 
#ABgymnastics #Gymnastics #CDNgymnastics
Callum Sundquist (far right) and Ryan Sheehan (right) earned Canada a #GOLD and 4th place finish in the Men's Double Mini Trampoline finals at the Sr. Pan American Championships in Lima, Peru this past weekend. Their scores were 71.500 and 65.000 respectively. Congratulations @cal___pal and @theryansheehan!
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Alberta's Keegan Sohen (right) and BC's Trevor Stirling earned Canada a #BRONZE medal at the Sr. Pan American Championships in Lima, Peru this past weekend with a score of 43.840 in the Men's Synchronized #Trampoline event. Nice work!
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Congratulations to Alberta's Ryan Sheehan, Callum Sundquist and Mark Armstrong as well as Connar Tomalty from BC on a #SILVER medal at the Sr. Pan American Championships in Trampoline Gymnastics! They finished with a 96.400 score in the Men's Double Mini Trapoline Team event. 
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@theryansheehan @cal___pal @markrjarmstrong @connar_tomalty