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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

Bourne 2 Bounce Trampoline Club

Bourne 2 Bounce is a Bournemouth based Trampoline and Double Mini Trampoline (DMT) Club. We offer classes for age 4+ at both recreational through to National competitive level.

360air Trampoline & Gymnastics Club

We are an All Inclusive Recreational Trampoline & Gymnastics Club offering sessions for Preschool children from walking, through school age, to adults. We run sessions from complete beginners through to Regional Competitive Level.

Ferndown Leisure Centre

A leisure centre catering for all ages and abilities

BH Live

BH Live is the south coast’s leading operator of leisure and event venues; a social enterprise that designs and builds engaging experiences to inspire people and enrich lives.

Otago

Otago

Falls Prevention class

COPD

COPD

A regular class for those who have COPD, helping to keep you fit and live your life

British Gymnastics Coach Development Fund

British Gymnastics Coach Development Fund (CDF) provides grants for up to 50% fee reduction on selected UKCC Level 1 and 2 course places.

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.

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.

Gymnastics Club Development Coach

North Leeds Gymnastics Academy Community Club is looking for a community sports coach (minimum level 2 GG/WA/MA qualification) to deliver a varied club programme to support this rapidly developing club.

Full time hours may be available following a trial period at club for the right candidate if desired.

We want our sessions to be fun, progressive and rewarding for our gymnasts, as well as our coaching team, so if this club culture is right for you we would love to receive your application.

Helen Barnett-Moore

Business Support Officer - Club & Partner

07975 544500

Rose Davie

Local Delivery Officer

07581 288522