Gymnastics Coaching course Prince George, B.C.

Thanks Prince George Gymnastics for hosting our 5 day Comp 1 (Competitive Introduction) course.

A special shout out for the excellent demonstrators and to coaches Colleen Kaminski and Jenn Watt for their assistance.


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The new Comp 1 course is now almost entirely digital. PDF and video.

Gymnastics Australia coaching webinars

Australia is a BIG country. It’s not easy to get coaches together very often.

For accredited Australian coaches an online program will be piloted March – April 2016.

Aussie coaches purchase access (A$10 each) through the Gymnastics Australia Learning Management System (LMS) and access the webinar via GoTo Meeting.

o Webinar #1: Physical preparation for young gymnasts – Part 1

o Webinar #2: Physical preparation for young gymnasts – Part 2

Dee Jennings PhD is instructing.

Click PLAY or watch a preview on YouTube.


Gymneo – Jaeger

The latest skill to be added to the English language collection.

Click PLAY or watch a teaser on Facebook.

Gymneo costs €199 for the first year or a renewal fee of €149.  The services are equivalent whether someone subscribes to the English or French version.

If you go to the French homepage – – click on “Sign in,” then enter the same login information you use for the English site you now get access to all video, including the skills in French.

Coaches who would like to subscribe and take advantage of dual access must register on the English site –

Canadian Coaching Course – PILOT

Thanks sincerely to the Prince Albert Aerials for hosting our Gymnastics Canada National Coaching Certification Program Competition 2 (Introduction Advanced) pilot coaching course. Wonderful hosts. 🙂

One more pilot is soon to be scheduled. The new all digital coaching course will be launched nation wide after that.



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US Elite Coaches Association Chair Tony Retrosi


As of February 1st I have taken the position as Chairman of the US Elite Coaches Association. I am completely intimidated my the past chairman. Mike Taylor, Bill Sands, Tony Gehman have left some pretty big shoes to fill. …


Click through to read Tony’s Letter to the USECA Membership.


Canadian Gymnastics clinicians needed

For the new GCG Competition Introduction Advanced coaching course.

Clinician (“learning facilitator”) training for western Canada will be held in conjunction with a pilot course Feb 19-21 in sunny Prince Albert, Saskatchewan.

Check with your Provincial Sports Governing body if interested.