Gymnastics for children
Our British Gymnastics qualified coaches offer a full gymnastics programme for boys and girls under 14.
Gymnastics classes, for school-age children from five to 13 years old, run in ten week blocks and are held at our Queen's Park Sports Centre. We also offer classes for pre-school children, from crawlers to five years old, and a gymnastics academy for promising young gymnasts.
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- for kids aged from 5 to 13 years of age
Through our gymnastics classes your child will follow the British Gymnastics Award Scheme and progress through proficiency levels as they go, getting badges and certificates along the way.
Classes last for one hour, and session times depend on your child's level:
- Tuesday - classes run between 4.30pm and 6.30pm
- Wednesday - classes run between 4.45pm and 7.45pm
- Thursday - classes run between 4pm and 7.15pm
- Saturday - classes run between 9am and 5.30pm
Please note: we currently have a waiting list for our school-age gymnastics classes, please contact Queen's Park Sports Centre for details.
Promising young gymnasts may be invited to join our gymnastics academy and enter British Gymnastics competitions.
Gymnastics academy sessions are held on Tuesday from 6.30pm to 8pm, and on Saturday between 9am and 11am.
Our pre-school classes, which run in ten week blocks, help your little one develop social and motor skills ready for joining our gymnastics course for school-age children.
- suitable for babies who are crawling up to the age of 3,
- Mondays and Thursdays: various times
Tiny Tumblers is full parent participation session is a fun class that encourages social and motor skills. Using some gymnastic to help physical development, this class prepares toddlers to move into Little Tumblers where they take part independently.
The class is a fun and active way to learn, it encourages co-ordination, strength and flexibility and physical skills such as movement, balance and control.
Coaches will be present to ensure the safety of the session while you supervise your child.
- for children aged from 2 to 5 years old
- Mondays and Thursday: various times
Little Tumblers gymnastics is a fun, active way to learn, and classes include games, gentle stretching and use of gym equipment to encourage better co-ordination, strength and flexibility, along with important physical skills like movement, balance and control. The session includes full parent participation, with coaches present to ensure the safety of the session while you supervise your child.
Booking and prices
Contact Queen's Park Sports Centre to book a ten-week gymnastics course, see our full price list for current course fees.