Rosie
Maclennan

Canadian Olympic Athlete for Trampoline

Posts Tagged ‘gold medal’

  • August
  • 4
  • 2013

Today marks one year since I had the honour of representing Canada in the sport that I love at the London Olympic Games. It is hard to explain the pride that I felt wearing the maple leaf, standing next to my mentor, teammate and good friend Karen, as well as my coach Dave. I was […]

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  • February
  • 19
  • 2013

February 12 was the 3rd annual Bell Let’s Talk Day, a day with sites set on creating a conversation about Mental health and fighting to break down the stigma of mental illness. As an athlete, I have learned the importance of health and that it extends beyond the physical, achieving health in all realms is […]

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  • October
  • 16
  • 2012

After 18 hours of travel Glen, Jaime and I landed in Monrovia for a week long trip with Right To Play. Thank you to CIDA for providing the grant so we could go on this educational adventure. The trip has us doing a wide array of things so we get a true understanding of the […]

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  • August
  • 22
  • 2012

Where do I even begin! The last few days in London were unreal and flew by. We went to a bunch of different sites, watched the gold medal match of Tae Kwon Do, went on a river cruise down the Thames and of course, closing ceremonies! After athletes are done competing, it is a bit […]

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  • August
  • 5
  • 2012
The Globe and Mail

When Rosie MacLennan was a child, her grandmother had an activity chart at the family cottage and insisted just like at a summer camp that they try a new skill every day. MacLennan and her older brothers Matt and Michael, and older sister Kate, had to prove they could do an activity three times before […]

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  • August
  • 4
  • 2012
Toronto Star

A trampoline routine is like a living thing. There isn’t one element that will win gold in the event. It demands a strong performance straight through. There are 10 skills (combinations of flips, twists and bends). Gold medallist Rosie MacLennan of Toronto was able to find the right mix, combined with confidence to win it. […]

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