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.
RGM is hosting a Dance Workshop for all Interclub, Provincial, and National athletes, as well as their coaches! Athletes and coaches will have a chance to learn 3 different styles in one morning! Here are the details:
• Event: RGM Dance Workshop for Athletes and Coaches
• Date: Sunday, January 7, 2018
• Time: 8:00-11:00 am
• Location: Max Bell Centre, U of M
• Levels: All Interclub, Provincial, and National athletes (athletes will be divided into age-appropriate groups)
• Cost: Free
• What to wear: appropriate/comfortable attire for dance/RG
• What to bring: water
The 3 chosen dance styles are a secret, and will be revealed on the morning of! Let’s just say, the athletes and coaches are going to be pleasantly surprised, and will learn 3 very different styles of dance!