Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Acro Groups clarification

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Here are the groups again.  There was a question as to what the numbers beside the names meant.  The number was their age not the number of training hours.  The number of training hours is indicated at the top as either 4, 6 or 8 hours.  My apologies for the misunderstanding.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Acro 2011/2012 Schedules & MEETING

Please note that the Acrobatic Gymnastics Program for the 2011/2012 season runs year round.
Here ar the July and August schedules.  We are still working to finalize the fall/winter schedule.
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What I can tell you about the Fall/Winter schedule is this:

Interclub Group 1 and 2 will train on Sunday afternoon similar to this year and then one evening training.  2 hours for each class for a total of 4 hours per week.

Provincial Group with Niki we are still finalizing. The Provincial Group will be training 6 a total of 6 hours.

Elite Group with Don your scheule will be: Sunday 6:45 to 8:45pm, Tuesday 3:00 to 5:00pm, Wednesday 3:00 to 5:00pm and Thursday 7:00 to 9:00pm.  The Elite Group will be training a total of 8 hours per week.

We will be having a Meeting for all athletes and parents who have been invited to be part of the Acrobatic Gymnastics program for the 2011/2012 season this Thursday, June 16th from 8:30 to 9:00pm.  Please be sure to have at least one parent there for the meeting.  Also please hold onto your questions until that time and I will be sure to provide you with an opportunity to ask questions.

Monday, June 13, 2011

2011/2012 Acrobatic Gymnastics Groups

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Here are the groups for the 2011/2012 Acrobatic Gymnastics season.
Thank you to everyone who tried out for the team.  I will be calling everyone who tried out to provide feed back.


I will get the schedule for training out this evening.


Congratulations to those who made the team.

Friday, June 10, 2011

Quidam in Hamilton

The OGC Acrobatic Gymnastics Provincial team was invited to go to a training session with Cirque du Soleil as it travels through Hamilton this week.  The Banquine act is a classic acrobatic gymnastics performance with some of the most impressive acro being performed in CDS shows around the globe.  Quidam will be playing in Hamilton for the weekend.  Go check it out.  
A big thanks to CDS for making this possible and a big thanks to the coach, Victor Major and the cast of artists who were so welcoming.  Great experience.  Great inspiration!







Acrobatic Gymnastics Spring Gala Highlight Video

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Here is a highlights video of the Gymnastics Ontario Acrobatic Gymnastic Spring Gala performance.  Thanks to Patrick Photographic for making this happen.

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The OGC Provincial Acro group put together a Banquine style act of their own to Thriller.  Zombies everywhere courtesy of Karen Dance Body and Face Painting.  Possibly a little too scary for some of our younger audience members.

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More pics.  Sorry I'm so late getting these up here.  You can also find them on Facebook.













Acrobatic Gymnastics Spring Gala

The OGC hosted the Gymnastics Ontario Spring Acrobatic Gymnastics Gala performance on May 17th.  The OGC's athletes dominated the evening's show with the acro, tumbling and woman's programs providing highlights to the spectacle.  We had guest performances by the Tyo Brothers from Ottawa.


Excellent show overall.