gymnastics

North Valley Gymnastics Society teammates Nicole Sjoberg (left) and Neala Hackman hope to compete at home in the BC Winter Games in February, hosted in Greater Vernon. (Contributor)

Vernon gymnasts aiming for BC Games berths at home

Nicole Sjoberg and Neala Hackman have overcome gym closures and gym fires in their training plans

 

The Okanagan Rhythmic Gymnastics Club is turning to the public to help raise its roof at its private facility on a Vernon farm to meet new stands in the sport. (Contributed)

Raising roof vital for Vernon rhythmic gymnastics club

New rules in sport require higher apparatus tosses; club can’t do it at current roof maximum

 

Three members of Vernon council have donated to a new fund created to help Vernon’s North Valley Gymnastics Society which lost its facility on 31st Street to a fire Oct. 31. Close to 500 kids had signed up for classes prior to the blaze. (Morning Star - file photo)

Trio of Vernon councillors flip for gymnastics club after fire

Mund, Gares and Fehr each donate $100 to support fund for North Valley Gymnastics, which lost facility to fire

 

Madeline Sellars (from left), Gracie Cox, Elle Dockendorff, Noelle Brierley, Ashlyn Andreotti, and Halle Moger, members of Vernon’s Okanagan Rhythmic Gymnastics club, had terrific showings at a national event in Richmond. (Contributed)

Vernon rhythmic gymnasts dazzle national judges

Team members compete in Richmond with judges watching performances virtually

Madeline Sellars (from left), Gracie Cox, Elle Dockendorff, Noelle Brierley, Ashlyn Andreotti, and Halle Moger, members of Vernon’s Okanagan Rhythmic Gymnastics club, had terrific showings at a national event in Richmond. (Contributed)
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)
North Valley Gymnastics Society members Julia Romanovitch (top, from left), Alexis Friesen, Bella Aucamp, Oakley Pollock (bottom, from left), Gabby Friesen, Maia Pilikinton and Aislynn Jewel helped the club have a strong showing at a recent event in Kelowna. (Photo submitted)

Vernon gymnasts new and old dazzle at Kelowna event

North Valley Gymnastics Society sends 35 athletes to event, return with loads of medals

North Valley Gymnastics Society members Julia Romanovitch (top, from left), Alexis Friesen, Bella Aucamp, Oakley Pollock (bottom, from left), Gabby Friesen, Maia Pilikinton and Aislynn Jewel helped the club have a strong showing at a recent event in Kelowna. (Photo submitted)
Vernon rhythmic gymnast enjoying powerful season

Vernon rhythmic gymnast enjoying powerful season

Halle Moger, 16, has won nine gold medals at three early-season events

Vernon rhythmic gymnast enjoying powerful season