News Archive

Be an intern at Nationals!

Posted on 7/01/2016
Do you want to play a key part in delivering Australia’s Premier Gymnastics event? Are you looking for a way to get event industry experience?

From Acro Athlete to Coach

Posted on 8/01/2016
Ingrid Dunkerley is no stranger is to success. Along with teammates Annelise Olsson and Melanie Byrne, she is one of Australia’s most successful Acrobatic athletes, with their Women’s Senior Trio finishing 5th at the 2012 Acrobatic Gymnastics World

Club Communications 2016

Posted on 15/01/2016
2016 will see the introduction of more directed information out to Clubs.

Acro Update

Posted on 15/01/2016
Acrobatic Gymnastics is one of Australia’s growth sports, experiencing a 20% increase in participants in two years… now might be the time to start ‘acro’ at your gym?

Coaching Framework Changes

Posted on 26/01/2016
Relevant to: ALL coach Technical Members plus Club administrators and managers. This article explains recent changes to the Coach Education Framework and the reasons for the change.

Coaching a Salto

Posted on 26/01/2016
Relevant to: ALL coaches Intermediate Level and above plus Club administrators and managers. This article is a reminder to all on the rules regarding the coaching of a salto in the gym which is effective 1st February 2016 and explains what to do to g

New MIG Course

Posted on 26/01/2016
Relevant to: ALL coaches who are looking for professional development in the area of inclusion in gymnastics. This is an online course which is now available on the Learning Management System.

New wave of coaches

Posted on 26/01/2016
A new wave of young, talented former gymnasts are making their mark in the coaching ranks. Phillipe Rizzo, Josh Jeffries, Ingrid Dunkerley and Monique Boswell are four former gymnasts who excelled in the FIG Level 2 Academy program in Canberra in Dec

FIG Academy Program

Posted on 26/01/2016
Relevant to: ALL coaches Advanced Level and above plus Club administrators and managers. This article gives some insight into what is required to gain the FIG Academy Licence, which is the course used for the requirements of an Advanced Silver Coach

Renew your Tech Membership

Posted on 26/01/2016
Relevant to: ALL coaches and ALL judges. Please read this article carefully to ensure that you are eligible to renew your Technical Membership in a timely manner.