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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.

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

Huddersfield Community Trust

Using the influence of professional sport, we have the ability to engage people, improve community cohesion, improve fitness and well-being and raise the hopes and aspirations of the people of Kirklees, Calderdale and Wakefield.

Lazer Cheer Academy

An Allstar Cheerleading club providing opportunities for 3 - 50+ years to have a go at cheerleading! Either for fun or competitively.

Harrogate Gymnastics Club

The club is for anyone with an interest in taking part in gymnastics sessions, whether it be for fun, to take part in competitions or perhaps those with aspirations to one day be in the Olympics!

City of York Council Sport and Active Leisure

The Sport and Active Leisure team at the City of York Council provide support to local clubs and organisations regarding the sporting provision across the city. This includes providing information to York residents, signposting them to sporting opportunit

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.

Gymnastics Activity Instructor

The fact that you're passionate about gymnastics is an understatement. You'll live and breathe gymnastics and want to share that passion with your pupils and colleagues alike. A good all-rounder, you'll also specialise in any of a number of disciplines that we teach such as men's and women's artistic, rhythmic, trampoline and acrobatic.

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.