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Gymnastics

Gymnastics is an acrobatic sport which requires strength, agility and co-ordination.

See Also:
Trampolining

An Overview of Gymnastics

Gymnastics covers many different disciplines.

All are skilled and challenging and require physical strength, agility and co-ordination. Under the overall description of gymnastics lie the individual disciplines and activities of:

  • Men's artistic Gymnastics (includes high bar, parallel bars, rings, floor, vault and pommel horse)
  • Women's Artistic gymnastics (includes uneven bars, beam, floor and vault)
  • Rhythmic Gymnastics
  • Trampoline and Tumbling Gymnastics
  • Acrobatic Gymnastics

British Gymnastics provides a national directive and structure for the sport; delivering a range of opportunities across the age spectrum to take part and stay in gymnastics, as well as developing talent and delivering top-level success.

Gymnastics is an accessible and inclusive sport offering opportunities to all ability levels and ethnic groups within a range of controlled learning environments. It promotes an active and healthy lifestyle and is recognised as forming the basis for physical literacy by developing fundamental movement skills.

Benefits

  • Flexibility
  • Balance
  • Coordination
  • Concentration

Costs

Whether it's bouncing on a trampoline, doing cartwheels or hanging from monkey bars, you can work on your gymnastics for free!

Facts

  • Team GB won 4 medals in the artistic gymnastics at London 2012.

Find Gymnastics Activities Near You

Use the search below to find local activities near you.

National Governing Bodies

British Gymnastics

Contact Email
information@british-gymnastics.org

Dereham Leisure Centre

With state of the art equipment and enthusiastic staff on hand to help you, our gym is the perfect place to get fit! You can pay separately each time you go, or for a great deal you can sign up to our expressions fitness membership and gain exclusive bene

OSS Leisure Swim School LTD

From its base in North Walsham, OSS Leisure Swim School offers swimming lessons for children aged 3-14 years.

Spring gymnastics (Diss)

A British Gymnastics fun, friendly and progressive club offering both recreational and competitive gymnastics for boys and girls from walking age.

UEA Sportspark

Sportspark originally opened its doors for the first time in 2000. Funded primarily by the Lottery and Sports England it has become one of the most successful community sport facilities in the UK.

The Oak Circus Centre

The Oak Circus Centre provides professional level training and classes in circus skills in the heart of Norwich with the help of our resident performers and experienced tutors; The Lost in Translation Circus company.

GOYA Norwich - Multi-sport sessions for young people

GOYA Norwich - Multi-sport sessions for young people

FREE sport and physical activity sessions open to young people aged 14 - 20

Gymnastics and basketball

Gymnastics and basketball

Try out gymnastics and basketball in this fun session.

Gymnastics Training

Gymnastics Training

This session is for pre-school children

Gymnastics training

Gymnastics training

This session is for children age 5 to 7
Just come to the gym at 12-00 for your free session

Special Olympics Gymnastics Artistic

Special Olympics Gymnastics Artistic

Special Olympics is a global organisation that provides year-round sports training and competition to nearly four million children and adults with intellectual disabilities in almost 200 countries.

British Gymnastics Foundation - Hardship Fund

The British Gymnastics Foundation is providing a new Hardship Grant to provide financial support to enable their members to continue to be involved in gymnastics.

Gymnastic Coach

Europa is a purpose built Gymnastics centre, we employ approximately 60 people.
We have vacancies for level 1/2 qualified Gymnastic coaches.

Level 2 Gymnastics Coach

We are in need of recruiting a Level 2 coach to help with planning and running sessions.

Full Time and Part Time Gymnastics Coaches

The Mill is a brand new club based in Draycott, Derbyshire. Recently opened, our fantastic facility has everything you need to progress in your chosen career. With 30 years coaching experience combined, our head coaches will support and guide you.

We are looking for enthusiast individuals who are passionate about coaching and the sport.
The successful applicants must be self-motivated, confident, sociable and have a genuine desire to work with children. In return, TMGA can offer you an excellent working environment, beautiful facility, competitive salary and great avenues for personal development.

Full Time and Part time Coaching positions

The Mill is a brand new club based in Draycott, Derbyshire. Recently opened, our fantastic facility has everything you need to progress in your chosen career. With 30 years coaching experience combined, our head coaches will support and guide you.
After a rapid growth The Mill has gained an enviable reputation and has success from beginners all the way up to National competitions.

The successful applicant must be self-motivated, confident, sociable and have a genuine desire to work with children. In return, TMGA can offer you an excellent working environment, beautiful facility, competitive salary and great avenues for personal development.