Two Kamloops Gymnastics and Trampoline Centre athletes and one coach will travel to Cochabamba, Bolivia, for an international event.


Gavin Dodd and sister Kristina Dodd were named to the Gymnastics Canada double-mini trampoline team that will compete at the Trampoline Gymnastics Junior Pan American Championships, which will run from June 19 to June 23.

KGTC coach Matthew Wheele is one of four coaches who will join them for the five-day event that will feature athletes from seven countries — Canada, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Mexico, Venezuela and the U.S.

The Dodds are two of 15 athletes who cracked the national am for the junior Pan Ams, which is a qualifying event for the 2018 Youth Olympic Summer Games, which will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in October.

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