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coach in Ireland

My friends at Renmore Gymnastics in Galway, Ireland are looking for a WAG coach for 2-3 months (Feb, Mar, Apr 2015).

You’d need to be able to work legally in Ireland. A great life experience for any coach who’s always wanted to travel to Ireland.

Email Head Coach sally.batley (a) gmail.com for details.

drink with @SamuelMikulak

On December 1st … MatéBros will be launching a KickStarter campaign.

What’s MatéBros?

Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.

maté in English, but never in Spanish or Portuguese, also known as yerba mate, chimarrão or cimarrón, is a traditional South American caffeine-rich infused drink, particularly in Argentina (where it is defined by law as the “national infusion”, Uruguay, Paraguay and Southern Brazil, and to a lesser degree in southern Chile, the Bolivian Chaco, Syria and Lebanon. It is prepared by steeping dried leaves of yerba mate (Ilex paraguariensis, known in Portuguese as erva-mate) in hot water. …

The few times I’ve tried yerba mate myself, it’s not gone well. :-)

Hopefully Sam and the guys have modified the formula.

Tumble (TV series) cancelled

Tumble is a British television show, featuring celebrities who take part in gymnastics to win the votes of the public.

… broadcast live on BBC One … 9 August 2014 …


Done and done, I’m afraid.

Mirror – TV’s Tumble takes a dive as it’s revealed it won’t be coming back for a second series

(via GymCastics)

Cirque to Mexico

Two new attractions are coming.

Resort developer Grupo Vidanta plans to build a Cirque du Soleil theme park in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico. The partners are targeting a 2018 opening.

… An outdoor evening show will accommodate 3,000 to 5,000 spectators. …

Grupo Vidanta and Cirque already have collaborated on “Joya,” a Cirque du Soleil show making its debut on Nov. 21 at the new 600-seat Vidanta Theater near the Grand Mayan Riviera Maya resort.

Travel Weekly

cirque theme park

related – teaser VIDEO for Joya (near Cancun)

DRAGONE audition – Miami

For the Cast renewal of the fantastic water show in Macau will be auditioning in Miami.



circus Bar act – Tournik

Eight artists cross paths in the Tournik Act from Corteo which marries horizontal bar techniques with circus arts. The artists perform on a central cube-shaped structure, with two additional bars on each side of the cube. The various parts of the structure turn, sometimes all in the same direction, sometimes in opposite directions… just to keep everyone on their toes!

Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.

Good and crazy Bar workers, male and female, are pretty much constantly in demand by Cirque du Soleil. If you coach such an athlete, contact Casting for more information.

America’s Got Talent 2014 finale

Starts tonight. AcroArmy, our AcroAmbassadors, are trying for $1 million dollars. :-)

Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.

Four years after Acro troupe Spelbound stunned Britain’s TV audience, the U.S.’s AcroArmy, which includes 2014 World bronze medallists Kylie Boynton and Ryan Ward, are bringing enthusiasm for the lesser-known gymnastics discipline stateside with their performances on the television show “America’s Got Talent.”

The members of AcroArmy, all competitors at the 2014 World Acro Championships and World Age Group competitions …

The troupe, led and choreographed by two-time World Acro champion Arthur Davis, is one of 12 acts that have qualified for the reality TV show’s final, which will be televised in the U.S. on September 16. …

FIG – AcroArmy marches into finals on ‘America’s Got Talent’ TV show


Tumble: Nadia performs again

Nadia’s the teacher. Louis Smith some sort of mad professor.

Entertaining. For the younger audience, at least :-)

The judges and the professionals perform their grand final showcase.

Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.

Kacy Catanzaro & the Jumping Spider

Kacy Catanzaro‘s history-making run on this season of “American Ninja Warrior” came to a splashing end at the National Finals episode that aired Monday. The former gymnast fell on an obstacle called the “jumping spider.”


Click through to watch the video. Seems to me it’s nearly impossible for someone 5 feet tall, no matter how good their splits.


She plans on coming back for the next season of American Ninja Warrior.

BBC’s “Tumble” not horrible

Full Twist:

BBC’s gymnastics reality TV show “Tumble” debuted …

For the last couple of months we have been quite hesitant about what way the production would go. The verdict is in, we are pleasantly surprised.

Don’t get us wrong, we are not committing ourselves booking a slot in front of the television every Saturday for the next 6 weeks but surprisingly “Tumble” worked. …

“Tumble”: The Verdict

That links to a couple of BBC clips including this one of Eastenders actor John Partridge and his partner.

Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.

coach in Iceland

Yet another full-time job has opened up in Iceland.

We are seeking coaches for our TeamGym teams and also for our younger groups in artistic gymnastics, boys and girls. A season contract available (1.9.2014-1.6.2015) with the option of a longer stay. …

… located in the town of Keflavik, just 15 minutes drive from Keflavik international airport and about 30 minutes drive from the capital of Iceland, Reykjavik.

We offer a fair salary and a private apartment close to the gym …


details (PDF)

A Trampoline Sports coach could coach TeamGym. I think. :-)

Thanks Rebecca.

Joe Moravsky – Ninja Warrior

Incredible athletic performance.

Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.

(via Mashable)

Cirque du Soleil open audition

Good news.

Cirque is again running their open audition in Vegas, September 26th, 2014.

Cirque audition


If you think you’ve got what it takes to work for Cirque du Soleil, start training for that audition now. You want to be at your very best that day.