Gym For All

Canadian Gymnaestrada, World Gymnaestrada, Gym 4 Life Challenge

 

Canadian Gymnaestrada

2018 Canadian Gymnaestrada – Richmond, BC – June 27 to July 1, 2018

Gym for All News – Canadian Gymnaestrada 2018

Watch the event: gymcan.tv

 

15th World Gymnaestrada 2015 Helsinki/FIN, 12-19 July 2015

 

International Gym for All Events

From the FIG Gymnastics for All Manual:

Gymnastics for All is the foundation for all gymnastic disciplines, physical movement and sporting activities.  Gymnastics for All offers a world of movement opportunities for participants throughout life and contributes to the health, fitness and well-being of all people without discrimination of any kind.

The focus of Gymnastics for All activities is Fun, Fitness, Fundamentals, and Friendship and can involve:
– Gymnastics with or without apparatus
– Gymnastics and Dance

 

Events:

The World Gymnaestrada is a world-wide, non-competitive FIG Gymnastics for All event held every four years.  The first WG in 1953 had only 5,000 participants and has now grown to be the largest FIG event worldwide, attracting approximately 20,000 active participants!  The World Gymnaestrada lasts seven days including the Opening and Closing Ceremonies.

2019 World Gymnaestrada – Dornbirn, Austria – July 7-13, 2019

 

The World Gym for Life Challenge is an FIG international contest for gymnastics groups, held every four years, on the second year following a World Gymnaestrada.  Created to provide a second FIG event for Gym for All groups, the first World Gym for Life Challenge was held in 2009.  The contest provides an opportunity for Gym for All groups to have their performance evaluated.