2019 GSAA Fighting for Fitness Open

2019 GSAA Fighting for Fitness Open

Competitions
The last Kettlebell Sport Competition in Queensland for 2019 will take place at Fighting For Fitness on Saturday September 7th. This event will be open to all members and feature 5 minute and 10 minute flights of: -Long Cycle -Biathlon -One Arm Long Cycle -Snatch Only -Jerk Only -One Arm Biathlon For GSAA members, this event is also a follow on qualifier for the WKSF Championships in Spain (June 2020) for those who competed at the Australian Nationals in 2019 and a stage for any qualified Team Australia Athletes wanting to qualify for additional events  at the IUKL Championships in Serbia (November). [btnsx id="1125"] Details: Date: Saturday 7th September 2019 Weigh in Time: 9:00am Start Time: 10:00am Gym name: Fighting for Fitness Address: 1 Yulestar st, Brisbane, QLD 4010 Junior…
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2019 GSAA Ultimate Girevik Cup (Stage 3)

2019 GSAA Ultimate Girevik Cup (Stage 3)

Competitions
Rockhard Bendigo will host Stage 3 of the Ultimate Girevik Cup in Bendigo. 2 Live Events will be held as GSAA members prepare to qualify for the IKMF World Marathon Championships in Poland this November. -The first live event will take place on August 10th, 2019 at Rock Hard. -The second Live event will take place on the 19th October 2019 at Rock Hard. ULTIMATE GIREVIK CUP (Stage 3)** This competition features 30 minute Half Marathon lifts of: -Long Cycle -Snatch -Jerk -Half Snatch For GSAA members, this event is also a qualifying stage for the IKMF World Championships in Poland (November). Video Submission for this event is available and must be completed 1 week before the live event. (October 12th) Members will be sent instructions and requirements once they…
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2019 GSAA Australian National Kettlebell Championships – RESULTS

2019 GSAA Australian National Kettlebell Championships – RESULTS

Competition Results
July 13th, 2019 - Albury Entertainment Centre, Albury, NSW Photography by Pete Charlesworth WOMEN’S SNATCH Melanie Harris 16kg - 205 reps (Rank 1) 🥇 Cheryl Schneider 24kg - 95 reps 🥈 Steph Jessup 20kg - 119 reps 🥉 Camilla Fogagnolo 16kg - 197 reps (Rank 1) Jen Fletcher 16kg - 180 reps (Veteran Master of Sport) Eilish Kidd 16kg - 120 reps Michele Prince 16kg - 180 reps (Rank 1) Maxine Smith 12kg - 184 reps (Veteran Candidate Master of Sport) Lauren Croft 16kg - 100 reps Lisa Grech 12kg - 156 reps (Rank 2) Sarah Kellett 12kg - 148 reps (Rank 2) Joanne Morgan 12kg - 203 reps (Veteran Candidate Master of Sport) Beth Whiting 10kg - 171 reps (Rank 3) Keira Lawry 10kg - 157 reps (Rank 3)…
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2019 GSAA Tasmanian State Championships – RESULTS

2019 GSAA Tasmanian State Championships – RESULTS

Competition Results
Saturday June 22nd, 2019 - Artgym, Hobart, Tasmania. SNATCH Cheryl Schneider 24kg - 88 reps Joseph Gadon 24kg - 84 reps Miskad Kidd 24kg - 77 reps Andrea Gadon 16kg - 141 reps Eilish Kidd 16kg - 114 reps Emma Weitnauer 16kg - 68 reps Rebecca Van Toor 12kg - 170 reps (Rank 2) Fiona Creed 12kg - 86 reps Carmen Young 10kg - 198 reps Cristian Furness 10kg - 178 reps Fiona Creed 8kg - 187 reps (Veteran Rank 2) Julia Giffard 8kg - 79 reps . JERK Travis Stewart 16kg - 41 reps Emma Weitnauer 12kg OAJ - 166 reps (Rank 2) Kylie Watling 12kg - 77 reps Cristian Furness 12kg - 47 reps Stacey Salter 8kg OAJ - 176 reps (Rank 4) . ONE ARM LONG CYCLE…
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2019 GSAA NSW Open – RESULTS

2019 GSAA NSW Open – RESULTS

Competition Results
June 8th, 2019 - Lonedog, Albury, NSW SNATCH Shannon Pigdon 28kg - 127 reps (CMS) Cheryl Schneider 24kg - 91 reps Jordon Creek 20kg - 136 reps (Rank 2) Michele Prince 16kg - 194 reps (Rank 1) Amy Dwyer 16kg - 133 reps Eilish Kidd 16kg - 126 reps Eilish Kidd 16kg - 115 reps Mel Hines 14kg - 75 reps Lisa Grech 12kg - 142 reps Sarah Kellett 10kg - 161 reps (Rank 3) Jody Muir 8kg - 205 reps (Rank 4) ONE ARM LONG CYCLE Cheryl Schneider 24kg - 107 reps (Master of Sport) Haylee Redfern 16kg - 105 reps (Rank 1) Lisa Grech 14kg - 95 reps Sarah Kellett 12kg - 102 reps Jody Muir 8kg - 129 reps (Rank 4) LONG CYCLE Jordon Creek 16kg -…
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2019 GSAA TAS State Championships

2019 GSAA TAS State Championships

Competitions
Artgym, Hobart is the home of the 2019 GSAA Tasmanian State Championships. This event will be open to all members and feature 5 minute and 10 minute flights of -Long Cycle -Biathlon -One Arm Long Cycle -Snatch Only -Jerk Only -One Arm Biathlon For GSAA members, this event is also a qualifier for Professional, Amateur and Veteran Athletes wanting to advance to to the IUKL Championships in Serbia (November) via GSAA National Kettlebell Championships (July). [btnsx id="1125"]   Details: Date: Saturday, June 22nd, 2019 Weigh in Time: 10:00am Start Time: 11:00am Gym name: Artgym Address: 37 Barrack St, Hobart, TAS 7000 Junior / Adult fee: $49 / $69 Events Available: 10 Minutes - One Arm Biathlon, 10 Minutes - One Arm Long Cycle, 10 Minutes - Biathlon, 10 Minutes -…
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Australians Competing at 2019 WKSF World Championships

Australians Competing at 2019 WKSF World Championships

News
Good luck to Team Australia as they head to Ireland for this weekend’s WKSF Championships in Meath. 6 athletes will represent Oz at this event featuring competitors from 36 countries. We look forward to seeing these wonderful athletes on the platform achieve individual accolades and continuing the success of Girevoy Sport Australia at International Championships. Lift strong Aussies!!!. Flight schedule for Australians competing at WKSF World Championships in Ireland. 🇦🇺 Friday May 24th Saga Wessman - 10.45am local time (7.45pm AEST) Tara Brandt - 11.15am (8.45pm) James Ross - 5.45pm (2.45am Sat) Cheryl Schneider- 6.30pm (3.30am Sat) Emma Francis - 6.30pm (3.30am Sat) 🇦🇺 Saturday May 25th Tara Brandt - 1.45pm (10.45pm) Cheryl Schneider- 5pm (2am Sun) 🇦🇺 Sunday May 26th David Tabain - 9.30am (6pm) James Ross - 11am…
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2019 GSAA VIC State Championships – RESULTS

2019 GSAA VIC State Championships – RESULTS

Competition Results
May 11th, 2019 - The Richmond Gym, Melbourne, Victoria SNATCH Cheryl Schneider 20kg - 135 reps Jordon Creek 18kg - 136 reps Tara Brandt 16kg - 176 reps (Rank 1) Tara Brandt 16kg - 170 reps Nigel Harris 16kg - 124 reps Maxine Smith 12kg - 166 reps (Veteran CMS) Saku Abeysuriya 12kg - 143 reps Janice Ng 12kg - 111 reps ONE ARM LONG CYCLE Shannon Pigdon 28kg - 124 reps (CMS) Cheryl Schneider 20kg - 129 reps (CMS) Beth Whiting 12kg - 115 reps (Rank 2). LONG CYCLE Duncan Cockburn 28kg - 56 reps (CMS) Jordon Creek 14kg - 87 reps Cindy Rella 12kg - 121 reps (Rank 2) Nigel Harris 12kg - 64 reps. BIATHLON James Ross 28kg - 171.5pts (J104/S135) CMS Beth Whiting 8kg (OAB) -…
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IUKL Exhibition at SportAccord 2019 – Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

News
Cheryl Schneider & Shannon Pigdon representing Girevoy Sport Australia. Joining Rhonda Glick (USA Kettlebell Sport Lifting) supporting Valentin Egorov of the International Union Of Kettlebell Lifting to continue advancing Kettlebell Sport toward global recognition and Olympic considerations. Girevoy Sport extended its GAISF Observation Status while connecting with the Heads of International Federations at the Sports Accord 2019 on the Gold Coast. Sharing insights into Kettlebell Sport at SportAccord 2019 held this year in Australia. Here Shannon Pigdon (Lonedog PT, Albury) introduces kettlebell lifting to Ban Ki-moon, former Secretary General of the United Nations and current Chair of Ethics for International Olympic Committee. Shannon was part of the Girevoy Sport Australia team assisting the International Union of Kettlebell Lifting obtain the extended GAISF Observer status required to keep advancing Kettlebell Sport…
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2019 GSAA Queensland State Championships – RESULTS

Competition Results
April 27th, 2019 - Fighting For Fitness, Brisbane, Queensland SNATCH David Tabain 24kg 200 reps (Rank 1) 1st Place Male Steph Jessup 16kg 186 reps (Rank 1) 1st Place Female Shannon Pigdon 28kg 101 reps Cameron Taylor 16kg 161 reps (Rank 3) Tara Brandt 16kg 149 reps (Rank 1) Daryl Palmer 16kg 138 reps (Rank 3) Eddie Guerra 16kg 113 reps Barbara Baugh 16kg 75 reps Carolyn Toon 12kg 109 reps Joanne Morgan 10kg 230 reps (Veteran Rank 1) Lauren Dickenson 10kg 225 reps (Rank 3) Joanne Morgan 8kg 237 reps (Veteran Rank 2) ONE ARM LONG CYCLE Cheryl Schneider 20kg 126 reps (CMS) 1st Place Female Tara Brandt 20kg 114 reps (CMS) Henry Morgan 16kg 140 reps (Veteran Rank 1) Daryl Palmer 16kg 112 reps Katy Rushton 12kg 125…
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