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Some of the Langley gymnasts competing at the 2022 Canadian Championships in Artistic Gymnastics which will be taking place at the Richmond Olympic Oval this weekend (May 26-30th) Left to right: Connor Fielding, Nikita Arendarenko, and Owen Fielding (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley Gymnasts to represent B.C. at national championships

Team B.C. will be competing at 2022 Canadian Championships in Artistic Gymnastics in Richmond.

 

FILE – Ian Moss, CEO of Gymnastics Canada speaks with reporters outside the courthouse in Sarnia, Ont. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Mark Spowart

Canadian gymnasts calling for investigation into abusive practices, toxic culture

In a letter, athletes said that the fear of retribution has prevented them from speaking out for nearly a decade

 

Coach Lilla Gulyas, with Langley’s Flip City Gymnastics Club, is one of only two women who have been accepted into the 2023 Women in Coaching Canada Games Apprenticeship Program. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley gymnastics coach named to national apprenticeship program

Lilla Gulyas, who trains athletes at the Flip City club, was one of just two women accepted for 2023

 

Close to 1,1000 athletes from 27 clubs took part in the annual Christy Fraser Memorial at Langley Events Centre over the Family Day long weekend. It was a record turnout. (Gary Ahuja, Langley Events Centre/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Record attendance at Christy Fraser Memorial gymnastics meet in Langley

Mom Lory Fraser calls turnout for Family Day weekend event ‘amazing’

Close to 1,1000 athletes from 27 clubs took part in the annual Christy Fraser Memorial at Langley Events Centre over the Family Day long weekend. It was a record turnout. (Gary Ahuja, Langley Events Centre/Special to Langley Advance Times)
At the 2021 Christy Fraser gymnastics tournament, the pandemic forced a virtual competition where athletes recorded their routines on video, to be be reviewed by judges. Dor 2022, the event will be in-person, running Feb. 17, 18 and 19 at the Langley Events Centre building B, (File)
At the 2021 Christy Fraser gymnastics tournament, the pandemic forced a virtual competition where athletes recorded their routines on video, to be be reviewed by judges. Dor 2022, the event will be in-person, running Feb. 17, 18 and 19 at the Langley Events Centre building B, (File)
Langley Gymnastics Foundation 2021 Invitational drew 360 athletes to the Langley Events Centre Dec. 11-12. (Gary Ahuja, Langley Events Centre/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Langley Gymnastics Foundation 2021 Invitational drew 360 athletes to the Langley Events Centre Dec. 11-12. (Gary Ahuja, Langley Events Centre/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Naomi Osaka, of Japan, reacts after losing a point to Marketa Vondrousova, of the Czech Republic, during the third round of the tennis competition at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, July 27, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Rough day for stars Simone Biles, Naomi Osaka at Olympics

Some July 27 highlights from the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games

Naomi Osaka, of Japan, reacts after losing a point to Marketa Vondrousova, of the Czech Republic, during the third round of the tennis competition at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, July 27, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Kennedy Duke, 16, at the Langley Gymnastics Foundation on Tuesday, July 13. She won all-around Canadian champion in the 16+ category of the 2021 JO/Novice Canadian Championships. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Langley Gymnastics Foundation athlete takes top Canadian award

Despite winning all-around novice award, Kennedy Duke thinks she could have done better

Kennedy Duke, 16, at the Langley Gymnastics Foundation on Tuesday, July 13. She won all-around Canadian champion in the 16+ category of the 2021 JO/Novice Canadian Championships. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Holding virtual versions of meets like the Christy Fraser Invitational is how Langley gymnastics clubs kept going through the pandemic. (Tattina Maxim)

Sport relief grants welcomed by Langley gymnastics clubs

How Flip City and Langley Gymnastics Foundation are coping with the pandemic

Holding virtual versions of meets like the Christy Fraser Invitational is how Langley gymnastics clubs kept going through the pandemic. (Tattina Maxim)
Langley’s Zachary Clay competes on the pommel horse during the Abbotsford-based Twisters Invitational event. Hundreds of gymnasts from all across B.C. are competing virtually and will be judged this weekend. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford’s Twisters Invitational returns in a virtual format

Hundreds of athletes submitting videos to be judged live and virtually this weekend

Langley’s Zachary Clay competes on the pommel horse during the Abbotsford-based Twisters Invitational event. Hundreds of gymnasts from all across B.C. are competing virtually and will be judged this weekend. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Recorded on video, Reuben Dykstra of the Langley Gymnastics Foundation competed in the Men’s Artistic Gymnastics competition at the Christy Fraser Memorial Gymnastics Invitational (Tattina Maxim/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley’s Christy Fraser Memorial gymnastics competition goes virtual

Unable to compete in person, athletes recorded their performances for judges

Recorded on video, Reuben Dykstra of the Langley Gymnastics Foundation competed in the Men’s Artistic Gymnastics competition at the Christy Fraser Memorial Gymnastics Invitational (Tattina Maxim/Special to Langley Advance Times)
VIDEO: Tumbling for Christy Fraser

VIDEO: Tumbling for Christy Fraser

Event marks 27th year in Langley

VIDEO: Tumbling for Christy Fraser
Alexis Baker of the Langley Gymnastics Foundation was a study in concentration at the 25th annual Christy Fraser Memorial Gymnastics Invitational at the Langley Events Centre. The 27th edition of the annual event was set to begin Friday, Feb. 14. Dan Ferguson Langley Times

Christy Fraser Memorial Invitational gymnastics meet draws more than 850 athletes to Langley

Annual event is held in memory of the young gymnast, who passed away at the age of 12

Alexis Baker of the Langley Gymnastics Foundation was a study in concentration at the 25th annual Christy Fraser Memorial Gymnastics Invitational at the Langley Events Centre. The 27th edition of the annual event was set to begin Friday, Feb. 14. Dan Ferguson Langley Times
Gymnasts compete for spot on national team in Langley

Gymnasts compete for spot on national team in Langley

Young and elite level gymnasts were competing at the LEC

Gymnasts compete for spot on national team in Langley