The 2018 edition of the Provincial Gymnaestrada will take place on Saturday, June 2, at the Investors Group Athletic Centre. Provincial gymnaestrada is an indoor performance, where participants showcase their physical, technical, and creative abilities in gymnastics, and other performances in disciplines such as dance, cheerleading and baton. This year will be hosted by Manitoba Fusion who will be travelling to the 2018 Canadian Gymnaestrada.
Rhythmic Gymnastics Manitoba is excited to announce the ten athletes named to the 2018 Provincial Team. The team is supported by Manitoba’s High Performance coach, Shari Hebert, and Elite Development Chair, Kim Pfeil.
The gymnasts selected had many highlights in 2017, including:
Kaedyn Lashley – Senior National Team Member, event finalist at FIG Miss Valentine (Estonia), represented Canada at the Summer Universiade (Taiwan).
Alexys Purdie – 2nd All-Around in JuniorO at the Canadian Championships (Edmonton), event finalist at FIG Luxembourg Cup (Luxembourg).
Samantha Pfeil – Finished in the High Performance Junior category at Elite Canada (Markham).
Rhythmic Gymnastics Manitoba, along with the Rhythmic Royals and HPTC International clubs will be hosting the Western Regional Championships from April 19-22, 2018 at the Canada Games Sport for Life Centre, 145 Pacific Avenue.