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1st time on trampoline

In Senegal I watched a number of kids of different ages bounce on a tramp for the first time. It went something like this. :-)

Canada’s trampoline team …

… ready to rumble at 2015 Toronto Pan Am Games

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Less than a year away from the 2015 Toronto Pan Am Games, Canada’s trampoline team led by world and Olympic champion Rosie MacLennan is flying high with no intention of touching down anytime soon.

On the final day of the Pan American Gymnastics Championships on Monday the Canadian team soared to gold and silver in both men’s and women’s individual trampoline and picked up another gold in the women’s synchro event for good measure. …

MacLennan … the women’s title with a score of 53.945 points.

Teammate Samantha Sendel, who edged veteran Karen Cockburn for Canada’s second spot in the final, won the silver medal with 51.680.

Camilla Gomes of Brazil of took the bronze with a score of 51.335….

In the men’s final, 2008 Olympic silver medallist Jason Burnett of Toronto won gold with 58.660 points and Keegan Soehn of Red Deer, Alta., took the silver with 57.390.

Logan Dooley of the United States, earned the bronze …

Gymnastics Canada

Schmidt Youth Olympic Tramp Champ

Makes history for New Zealand.

New Zealander Dylan Schmidt won his country’s first ever Olympic Gymnastics gold medal in Trampoline at the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games Trampoline competition. With 57.340 points he outscored Liu Changxin (56.935) of China and Pedro Ferreira (56.040) of Portugal. …

Dylan Schmidt wins first Olympic Gymnastics gold for New Zealand

YOG 2014 Nanjing: SCHMIDT Dylan/NZL + LIU Changxin CHN + RIBEIRO FERREIRA Pedro/POR

Tramp & Tumbling

YOG Trampline

Trampolinist Zhu Xueying claims China’s first Gymnastics gold at Nanjing 2014

Post by FIG.

Dan Millman – Swing Time

The legend is still bouncing at age-68.

Dan Millman was 1964 Trampoline World Champion. The author of Way of the Peaceful Warrior.

British Trampoline Gymnastics

Featuring; Kat Driscoll, Bryony Page, Nathan Bailey, Kayvon Aristah and gymnasts from Olga Poole

Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.

Honey Nut Cheerios – Trampoline

TV ad

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port-a-table vs T Trainer

Tumbl Trak loaned equipment to the HPTC Camp in Idaho last week.

The most popular new piece of equipment was the T-Trainer.

Port-a-Table T-trainer

That’s it on the left.

We were able to compare the pros and cons of the T Trainer vs the apparatus it replaced, the port-a-table on the right. (no longer available).

Both are great.

The T Trainer starts at $764.15 right now.

… help train skills for vault, tumbling AND bars. Shaped like a vault top, springy like a Mini Tramp and as useful as a vault board …

The removable Suede Cover (sold separately), attaches by Velcro to the top, making it look and feel more like a traditional vault top. …

Denis Vachon wins Canada Cup

The DMT legend simply can’t retire. He’s back again. And looking great.

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In tumbling, Canadian men’s champion Jon Schwaiger of Burlington won the men’s title and Rachael Letsche of Great Britain took home the women’s gold. …

Defending Olympic champion Rosie MacLennan takes gold medal at Canada Cup

Shout out to Dennis Oppenlander of Regina who took bronze on Men’s DMT.

2yr-old boy dies falling from Tramp


Advise parents not to buy back yard trampolines. They don’t understand the risks. :-(

Commonwealths dropping Gymnastics?


“@GraceClick believes they are not adding trampoline. But keeping the current Gymnastics disciplines.

Jennifer Isbister checked the official website, finding that Gymnastics is listed. The exact gymnastics disciplines to be included is not clear.

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This is the first I’ve heard. :-(

New sports and capping of numbers are on the agenda of the Commonwealth Games Federation as it seeks to keep the Commonwealth Games relevant in tune with modern times.

With the programme for Gold Coast 2018 already locked and basketball set to replace gymnastics, the CGF general assembly, to be held next year in Auckland, will determine the new structure besides voting on the host city for the 2022 Games.

Durban (South Africa) and Edmonton (Canada) are in the fray for the 2022 Games, while Wales has hinted at the possibility of putting up a joint bid with Cardiff, Newport and Swansea to gain the right to host the 2026 Games. …

Changes ahead for the Games

Leave a comment if you know more about Gymnastics being dropped for 2018.

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