Zhejiang Provincial Rhythmic Gymnastics Invitational Competition, Hangzhou, China, July 13-15, 2000
We sent 14 gymnasts (both child and adult groups) to attend the 2000 Zhejiang Provincial Rhythmic Gymnastics Invitational Competition in Hangzhou, China, July 13-15, 2000. Our girls and ladies were awarded performance gold medals. This is the first time our club sent gymnasts overseas and it was a great success. The local Chinese Sport Administration is very friendly and provided free meals and accommodation to our gymnasts, as well as free bus services for sightseeing. Everybody enjoy the visit and had a lot of fun. Our performance was aired on the local TV and some of our gymnasts were interviewed by the TV stations.
Red Ribbon 4th Annual Aesthetic Group Gymnastics Competition, Mississauga, June 17, 2000
We sent three groups (pre-competitive, performance, adult) to the 2000 Red Ribbon 4th Annual Aesthetic Group Gymnastics Competition in Mississauga on June 17, 2000. Our girls and ladies won two silver medals and one ribbon (4th). This is the first time for the three groups to compete at the provincial level. There were 13 clubs and about 200 gymnasts participated in the competition. The medals were based on overall group performance only.
Ontario Provincial Championships, Kanata, May 6-7, 2000
We sent 8 girls to the 2000 Ontario Provincial Championships and won one bronze medal and 7 ribbons (4th-8th). This is the first competitive year for our girls and it’s the first time for most of our girls competed in the Provincial Championships. There were 17 clubs from Ontario participated in the competition.
Eastern Ontario Provincial Qualifier, Toronto, April 1-2, 2000
We sent 8 girls to the 2000 Eastern Ontario Provincial Qualifier and won one gold medal, one silver, three bronze, and 10 ribbons (4th-8th).
Ontario Winter Game, Sault Ste. Marie, March 17, 2000
We sent 3 girls to the 2000 Ontario Winter Game in Sault Ste. Marie on March 17, 2000 and won a silver medal and a bronze medal.
The 10th Annual Etobicoke Invitational Competition, Toronto, March 4, 2000
This competition was hosted by the Etobicoke Olympium Rhythmic Gymnastics Club and is widely recognized as an important competition at the provincial level. We sent 7 girls to the competition and won 8 medals (3 gold, 3 silver, 2 bronze) and 5 ribbons (4th-8th). There were 12 clubs from Ontario participated in the competition. Though most of our girls just have had competitive training for 5 months, some beat those competitors who have had training for 5 years in the same age/level groups.
Rhythmik Quebec Invitational, Montreal, January 15, 2000
This was the first competitive event of the season. We sent 6 girls and won 12 medals (5 gold, 4 silver, 3 bronze) and 4 ribbons (4th-8th). This was the first time most of our girls competed at the provincial level. There were 12 clubs from Quebec and Ontario participated in the competition.