WAG Team Canada Earns a Spot at Rio 2016!

Congratulations to the Canadian Women’s Artistic Gymnastics team who earned Canada a spot at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro! Ontario’s Sydney Townsend (Revolution Gymnastics) helped the Canadian squad take seventh place with a total score of 222.780 over the Netherland’s 222.354.


As top-eight finishers, Canada will compete in the team final Tuesday, October 27th which airs Saturday, October 31st at 3:00pm on CBC and cbcsports.ca

UPDATE: The women’s team final will live stream Tuesday October 27th at 2:45pm! 


Check out Townsend’s beautiful floor routine below!


“It was a great experience to be with the team and to help qualify Canada for Rio,” said Audrey Rousseau of Quebec, Townsend’s teammate and fellow world championships rookie.


Say congrats to Sydney! Tweet her @Sydneytownsend_ or follow her on Instagram

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