Annual Awards

The Jack Mowat Recognition Award:

  • Awarded to MGA members who have made significant and long-lasting contributions to the Manitoba Gymnastics Association
  • Awarded to Officials, Volunteers, Coaches etc. who have shown outstanding achievements in the sport of Gymnastics in Manitoba
  • Minimum of 10 years involvement in Gymnastics in Manitoba.
  • This award will require a nomination form to be completed and submitted to the MGA Awards Committee, chaired by the Member at Large on the Board of Directors.
  • 1 person will be chosen per year.

MGA Special Achievement Award:

The Special Achievement Awards consists of 4 Categories:

1. Coach – Criteria:

  •  Willingness to share ideas and to help others
  •  Creativity and input to the sport
  • Professionalism and respect to others
  • Leadership and sportsmanship
  •  Professional development and NCCP status
  •  Achievements of gymnasts under their guidance
  • Minimum 5 years of involvement as a member with the MGA

2. Judge – Criteria:

  • Willingness to accept and carry out judging responsibilities at clinics and competitions
  • Exhibit professionalism during judging assignments
  • Demonstration of an attitude of respect, co-operation and appreciation for fellow judges, coaches, gymnasts, etc.
  • Acceptance of leadership responsibilities which include the development of judges in Manitoba.
  • Demonstration a sense of good sportsmanship and fair play
  • Minimum 5 years of involvement as a member of MGA

3. Administrator – Criteria:

  • Commitment through contribution to the MGA and development of the Sport
  • Dedication to developing through sport of gymnastics at any level
  • Emphasis would be on a provincial scale
  • Minimum 5 years of involvement as a member of the MGA

4. Volunteer – Criteria:

  •  Commitment through contribution to the MGA and development of Gymnastics in Manitoba at any level
  •  Emphasis would be on a provincial scale
  •  Minimum 5 years of participation with the MGA

Awards Nomination Form

Past Awards: