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America’s Got Talent 2014 finale

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

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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

acroarmy.com

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.

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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.”

NBC

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

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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.

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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 …

Iceland

details (PDF)

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

Thanks Rebecca.

Joe Moravsky – Ninja Warrior

Incredible athletic performance.

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(via Mashable)

Cirque du Soleil open audition

Good news.

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

Cirque audition

details

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.

Kacy Catanzaro crushes Ninja Warrior

#mightykacy

2014 Dallas Finals | American Ninja Warrior

Kacy Catanzaro shocks the ANW universe once again and becomes the first woman in history to qualify for Mt. Midoriyama.

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Kacy is a former Towson University gymnast.

Professional Fitness League

Dave Brubaker linked to this, the first I’d heard about it.

… If the NPFL isn’t able to capitalize on the growing popularity of functional fitness — such as the Crossfit Games, Tough Mudder and the Spartan Race — it may not last long. But Andali, the only signed Canadian ahead of the July 10 draft, isn’t bothered by the league’s uncertainty.

On Aug. 19 … an abbreviated NPFL season is set to start. There are eight teams with between 18 and 20 athletes on their rosters, and, Kean says, a major broadcast deal in the works. …

Each match will see co-ed teams compete in 11 separate races …

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National Professional Fitness League looks to take exercise beyond the gym

South African coach available

Chinwe Achugo from TUKS Gymnastics, University of Pretoria, South Africa, is looking to coach abroad.

He’s interested in full-time coaching positions MAG & WAG anywhere in the world. Looking to improve his coaching experience.

Chinwe

Email chinwecreations (a) gmail.com for more information.

Coach in Iceland

WAG coach needed at Stjarnan Gymnastics Club. Full time starting August 1st.

fimleikar (a) Stjarnan.is

details

Pro Gymnastics Cup replay

The Professional Gymnastics Cup will be a three-skill format with two gymnasts competing head-to-head and skill-for-skill on three different apparatus. The event will be held for one night only at International Gymnastics, the premier gymnastics training camp in the world, before an enthusiastic crowd of more than 400 gymnasts.

In case you missed it LIVE on YouTube, here’s what happened.

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official website – Professional Gymnastics Cup Series

Pro Gym Cup starts today

@jake_dalton vs @cbrooks_wpr on H Bar

@brandonwynngym vs @donnell_whittenburg on Rings

Pro Challenge


professionalgymnastics.com