3rd Australian Gym 4 Life Challenge 2014, Byron Bay
The Byron Bay event was a fun- filled festival of performance gymnastics, with teams from five States and gymnasts aged from 5 to 82 years.
Results for the event are available here.
Congratulations to all teams and to the Australian Gym 4 Life Champion Team: Gosford Gymnastics.
Australian Gym 4 Life Challenge 2012, as part of the Sydney International Gymnastics Festival - 26th to 30th September; Cronulla, Sydney
Gymnastics NSW in conjunction with Gymnastics Australia hosted the Sydney International Gymnastics Festival. The event was held in the seaside town of Cronulla, just south of Sydney, from the 26th to 30th September 2012.
The event was open to teams of all ages and abilities from anywhere in Australia and the World and included many opportunities to perform and share the fun:
• Opening Parade
• Marquee performances, beachside
• The 2nd Australian Gym 4 Life Challenge
• Outdoor mall performances
• Gala: "Postcards from the World"
• Closing Ceremony
The Australian Gym 4 Life Challenge will be held biennially and will provide a stepping stone for teams to represent Australia at international display events such as the World Gymnaestrada and FIG Gym for Life Challenge.
All teams were ranked as either Gold, Silver or Bronze by a panel of expert assessors including Doreen Rayward, Helen Colaguiri and Marcus Leslie. Olympian Naazmi Johnston also provided the teams with feedback.
As Gold, Silver or international teams, the following groups performed again in the Gala to decide the “Champion Team”:
Venia Gymsports, SA; Altitude Gymsports, NSW ; Flip4Fun – Lightning Strikes, VIC; Acrogym, NSW; Eden Area, NSW; Springwood Performance team, NSW; Flip4Fun – Breath of Life, VIC; Caringbah YMCA Men’s Performance Team, NSW; The PCYC Gymaroos, NSW; Ollerup, Denmark; Harbour Fusion, NZ; Nittaidai University, Japan; Waikanae, NZ; Ostalbhurgler, Germany
2012 Australian Gym4Life Champion Team: Flip4Fun – Breath of Life, VIC
2012 Australian Gym4Life Champion International Team: Ollerup, Denmark
Congratulations to all the participating teams and thanks to the assessors, staff and volunteers of GA and GNSW.