Clay’s season accelerates in Alberta

Chilliwack's Zachary Clay tries to lock down his position as one of Canada's top young gymnasts at the Elite Canada competition.

The 2013 Canadian artistic gymnastics season kicks into high gear this weekend, with Chilliwack’s Zachary Clay travelling to  Alberta for the annual Elite Canada competition. Competition begins on Friday and wraps up on Sunday at Millennium Place in Sherwood Park.

Elite Canada is an important competition used to identify high performance athletes for the competitive year; and to rank athletes for the Sport Canada Athletes Assistance program and national team status.