Category Archives: pre-school

Star shape: Move of the month

Step 1: Ask the gymnast to lie on their back with their arms and legs spread out wide. The arms should be flat on the mat. The legs should be straight and their knees should be pushed into the mat … Continue reading

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Straddle press to front support: Move of the month

Step 1: Start with a nice wide straddle. Hands go flat on the floor with fingers facing forwards and thumbs tucked in towards fingers, not pushed out at right angles. Legs should be straight and toes pointed. Step 2: By … Continue reading

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New equipment for Preschool classes

Preschool gymnasts have started using the new mini bars which were paid for by fundraising supporters. Coach Cath said: “We used them first time yesterday – children loved using them.”

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Easter camps

Here are the dates for Easter gym camps for the following groups Preschool gymnasts: Wednesday 28 March, 9am-noon, £10 Advanced and Intermediate gymnasts: Thursday 29 March, 10am-4pm, £20 General and Development gymnasts: Wednesday 4 April, running either 10am-1pm or 1.30-4.30pm, … Continue reading

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