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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

OSS Leisure Swim School LTD

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

North Walsham Sports Centre Gymnastics Club

A Club for all ages and abilities, specialising in Recreational and Competitive gymnastics from Pre-school to Adult classes. Held at North Walsham Gymnastics club, 4 Cornish Way Business Park, Lyngate Industrial Estate, North Walsham, NR28 0FE.

Train With Premier

Provider of accredited courses, training worksops and e-learning related to the sports, fitness and wellbeing industry - specialising in coaching sports to children in school settings. Our HQ in Shropham, Norfolk, hosts a wealth of courses. Discover, how

North Walsham Sports Centre

At North Walsham Sports Centre you can enjoy a vast array of activities in our sports hall, tennis courts and gymnasium too.

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

Fakenham Sports and Fitness Centre

Offering a whole host of sports and activities, Fakenham Sports and Fitness Centre is dedicated to helping the local community get more active.

Everyone Active - Splash Leisure and Fitness Centre

Whether you swim, enjoy the gym, or fancy something else entirely, here at the Splash Leisure and Fitness Centre, we can help you reach your fitness target, ensuring you have fun in the process.

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 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

Gymnastics - Pre-school open session

Gymnastics - Pre-school open session

An open sessions for children walking to school age to come and play in the gymnastics centre with a parent or guardian for 45 minutes

Gymnastics - Pre-school parent and toddler

Gymnastics - Pre-school parent and toddler

This is a taught session for walking-school age children. The parents come in with the children and do different circuits and activities with our qualified coaches.

Gymnastics - Home educated open session

Gymnastics - Home educated open session

This session is for 4-14 year old children. It’s a chance for them to come into the gym, explore and play on all the gymnastics equipment with their parent.

Gymnastics - Inclusive open session

Gymnastics - Inclusive open session

This 45 minute session is for walking- 9 yrs. It’s a chance for children to come into the gym, explore and play on all the gymnastics equipment with their parent. The sessions will have reduced numbers and no music for a quieter experience.

Premier Sport Gymnastics Holiday Club - Attleborough

Premier Sport Gymnastics Holiday Club - Attleborough

At a Premier gymnastics’ session, your child will develop skills and qualities using the British Gymnastics Core Proficiency Award Scheme, Jump into Gymnastics and the POW! Academy.

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.

Recreational Gymnastics Coach

Coalville Gymnastics Club has its own purpose built facility. We are a non profit making club, which prides itself on catering for all levels of gymnasts from babies through to adults including competitive squads. Our aim is to provide an enjoyable, safe and inclusive experience for everyone accessing our facility under the guidance and care of qualified coaches.

Lead Parent and Toddler/ Pre-School Gymnastics Coach

Coalville gymnastics club has its own purpose built facility. We are a non profit making club, which prides itself on catering for all levels of gymnasts from babies through to adults including competitive squads. Our aim is to provide an enjoyable, safe and inclusive experience for everyone accessing our facility under the guidance and care of qualified coaches.