JANUARY 10 - BABY BOY ON THE WAY FOR OLYMPIAN EMILIE LIVINGSTON
Emilie Livingston, who represented Canada at the 2000 Olympic Games in
Sydney, Australia is expecting a baby boy! Last year she married actor
Jeff Goldblum, sharing the happy news of her pregnancy on the eve of their
The pair also recently appeared on David Letterman:
JANUARY 2 - ARABIAN PUNCH FRONT: NANSY DAMIANOVA "I WOULD DO IT ALL
Arabian Punch Front has published a piece about Nansy Damianova, who
completed her NCAA career last season. The article chronicles Damianova's
early memories in gymnastics, to her own success as one of only two
Canadian women competing at the 2008 Olympics, the successful NCAA career
that followed, and what she's been up to now. Hint: She's considering
trying out for Cirque du Soleil, another Montreal-grown sensation.
JANUARY 1 - BEST OF 2014
Gymn.ca is once again honoured to make Coach Rick's Gymternet - Best of 2014 list. He writes:
- Jenn Isbister튉 Gymn.ca
(Canada) ॲhaps the original dedicated National site
Editor's note: I have much less time for websites these days, but
still try to promote Canadian gymnastics nationally and abroad. Happy to
still be cited for the efforts! Next year, Gymn.ca turns 15 years old.
DECEMBER 14 - COPIAK, PAYNE WIN AT TOKYO CUP
Madison Copiak and
Jackson Payne picked up medals at this weekend's
Tokyo Cup. Copiak won bronze on bars, and a silver on beam. She also
finished fourth on floor.
Jackson Payne's comeback continues, and he took bronze on the high bar.
Also competing were Robert Watson (5th R), Zachary Clary (6th PB, 8th
R), and Ken Ikeda (7th PB).
DECEMBER 6 - CYRENNE PLACES 7TH AT ABIERTO MEXICANO
Helody Cyrenne placed seventh in a field of eight at this year's
Abierto Mexicano Invitational in Acapulco, MEX.
Watch her FX:
DECEMBER 6 - BLACK WINS SILVER AT GLASGOW GRAND PRIX
Ellie Black finished off her 2014 competitive season
with a brilliant second place finish in Glasgow! Next up for Ellie is
likely the American Cup, the third in the World Cup A series after DTB Cup
and Glasgow Grand Prix.
DECEMBER 3 - BURLEY REMEMBERS THE ISOLATION, FEAR
1996 Olympian Kris Burley speaks to OutSports:
NOVEMBER 30 - BLACK PLACES 7th AT DTB CUP
It was an "off" day for Ellie Black in Stuttgart,
Germany today at the DTB Cup. She placed 7th in a field of 8. Next up for
Ellie is the Glasgow Grand Prix.
NOVEMBER 30 - SOLOSKI SILVER AT TOP GYM
Junior Sydney Soloski won silver in the all-around at
this weekend's prestigous Top Gym competition, and picked up another two
medals in the apparatus finals (silver on beam and bronze on floor).
Earlier she and teammate Sydney Laird competed alongside Hungary, winning
a mixed team medal.
Here's a look at Soloski's floor at last weekend's Coupe Avenir
competition, also in Belgium: