Category Archives: pre-school

Young leaders and helpers awarded certificates

Young leaders and helpers for our Preschool classes were awarded their official volunteering certificates on Saturday, writes coach Becca. Many of our young volunteers have been helping out within the club since they left Preschool. Without their enthusiasm and dedication … Continue reading

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Summer fair and grand prize draw

We will be holding our Summer Fair on Sunday 19 August at Buckley Sport Centre from 11am-3pm. All the gymnasts will have the opportunity to perform in displays on the day. As part of the event, we will also be drawing … Continue reading

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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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