Aimed at beginner gymnasts 4 to 5 years old this class begins to work on core gymnastics skills including forward and backward rolls, handstands and cartwheels. Great 1 hour class to start in terms 3 or 4 if your child is aiming to start prep the following year.
Recreational Level 1-4
Suitable for beginners from the age of 5, the 1 hour classes outline the core skills of gymnastics including forward and backward rolls, handstands and cartwheels. 4 levels are offered depending on a child's experience/natural ability and testing conducted bi-annually
Suitable for children who have completed level 4, or from the age of 7. The level 5, 90 minute class is for children who have mastered handstands and cartwheels. This class starts to focus on fundamental skills to master backbends, round-offs, and front or back walkovers.
The gymstar recreational program provides children aged 9+, with the opportunity to train in a fun, positive environment. Gymnasts attend once a week for a 2 hour session and perfect skills/routine from the Gymstar level 3-10 curriculum outlined by Gymnastics Victoria. There are 2 classes available to book Beginner/Intermediate (Beg/Int) & Advanced (Adv).
BEGINNER For new recreational gymnasts learning the basics on rolls, handstand, cartwheels, bridges, swings, and balance on the beam, working toward skills in level 3-4 of the Gymstar Manual.
INTERMEDIATE A progression from either recreational level 5 OR from GSR beg, focusing on walkovers, roundoffs, beginning of tumbling skills and starting to connect or progress skills apparatus, working toward skills in the level 4-5 Gymstar manual.
ADVANCED Working on salting and tumbling skills and transferring floor skills to beam and harder skills development on bars and other apparatus. Working towards skills in the level 6-10 Gymstar manual.
Introducing the brand new program, Gym4Me, designed for 12-17 year olds to try gymnastics for the first time and find a new passion, or to continue their involvement in the sport in a fun environment. The exciting thing about Gym4Me is that each program is designed around the individual and their goals and needs (hence the name!).