2011 DMT and Tumbling World Championships Team selection Following the British Championships and final selection events, British Gymnastics is delighted to announce the DMT and Tumbling teams that will represent Great Britain at the 28th World Championships taking place at the NIA in Birmingham [GBR] 14th-20th November.For the Tumbling team announcement, click here.For the DMT team announcement, click here.
British Veteran Championships 2011The Veterans British Championships took place last weekend in Leicester. So many different ages and abilities competed - including a 79 year old! There were competitions in three different disciplines; artistic, trampolining and acrobatics. In the team events Colville X women's team successfully defended their title and the Kingston team took the trampoline gold. Click here for the results.
GymFusion Northern IrelandNorthern Ireland's first GymFusion event is fast approaching, we would like to remind all clubs that the closing date for entries and music is THIS Friday, 7th October. Please log on to GymNet to register your club.Volunteer information evening is 6.30pm on 12th October at UUJ, if you would like to attend please contact Lydia Van Hoff (nee Rusk).We look forward to seeing you on 5th November for a gymnastics safari!
Great Autumn OffersBritish Gymnastics have special offers available on the following Resource Packs, while stocks last. Packed with skills and advice these Resources can be used to help in the preparation for Autumn lessons.Pre-School Proficiency was £34.50 now £14.99Core Proficiency includes FREE Pre-School Pack Price £27.25Advanced Proficiency was £64.50 now £32.25Trampoline Proficiency Resource Pack was £39.50 now £14.99Cheerleading Spirit Awards Resource Pack includes starter pack of 10 x FREE badges & certificates levels 1-4. Price £27.25Key Steps Competition Pack includes starter pack of 30 x FREE Level 1 One Star Badge. Price £17.25Next Steps Competition Pack was £34.50 now £17.25FUNdamentals Resource Pack 2 packs for £25 includes FREE Pre-School Proficiency Pack For more information log on to the online shop or contact 0845 1297129 ext:2355.
FUNdamentals Goody Bag Offer for Coaches To mark the re-launch of FUNdamentals, we have developed a coach's goody bag to use with the children as additional giveaways/rewards. Each goody bag contains: 10 car sunshades, 2 packs of facepaints, 10 colour in paper windmills, 10 cat masks, 10 button badges, 10 harlequin pencils, 10 fridge magnets, 10 music CDs, 10 cat pens, 10 healthy eating wall charts and work cards.The goody bag is available for £25.00 when brought with Fundamental Resource Packs - product code FUNCOMBO. Alternatively the goody bag can be purchased individually at a price of £30.00 product code FUNGOOD.
What's up and coming!... 8th & 9th October | RHY National Open Individual Apparatus & Rnd 1 Espoirs LeagueRichard Dunn Sports Centre, Rooley Avenue, Bradford, BD6 1EZ14th to 16th October | London Festival of GymnasticsBrentwood Centre, Doddinghurst Road, Brentwood, CM15 9NNTickets are available from TicketWeb
20th to 24th October | ACRO 6th European Age Group GamesPalace of Culture and Sports, Varna, Bulgaria
22nd & 23rd October | WAG Bill Slater Club Team ChampionshipsCity of Newcastle Gymnastics Academy, Benfield Road, Benfield, Newcastle, NE6 4NUAdvance tickets are available from BG Box Office, Elmbrook House, Alpha Place, Garth Road, Morden, SM4 4TS. Cheques payable to British Gymnastics, please send SAE for ticket return.£11 Adult per day/£6.50 U12 & Concessions per day.To download poster, please click here23rd October | GymFusion East MidlandsNew College, Glenfield Road, Leicester, LE3 6DN
24th to 31st October | ACRO European Junior/Senior ChampionshipsPalace of Culture and Sports, Varna, Bulgaria29th October | WAG York Open International The Gymnastics Centre, Heworth Green, York, YO31 7SX
29th & 30th October | RHY Club Team ChampionshipsWalsall Sports Centre, Walsall Campus, Gorway Road, Walsall, WS1 3BD30th October | GMPD Artistic ChampionshipsRossmore Leisure Centre, Herbert Avenue, Parkstone, Poole, BH12 4HR5th & 6th November | WAG British Age Group Voluntary Finals 4,3,2Guildford Spectrum, Parkway, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 1UP5th November | GymFusion Northern IrelandJordanstown Campus, Shore Road, Newtownabbey, Co. Antrim, BT37 0QB£6.00 Adult/£5.00 per person Group (10 persons)£4.00 Concessions/£3.75 per person Family (2 Adult & 2 Children)Tickets are available from TicketWeb17th to 20th November | TRA/TUM/DMT 28th World ChampionshipsNational Indoor Arena, King Edwards Road, Birmingham, B1 2AAClick here for more details.19th November | GMPD Rhythmic NDP GradesFalcon Spartak (Hurstmere School), Hurst Road, Sidcup, Kent, DA15 9AW19th & 20th November | WAG British Compulsory L2 retake (in age) & Challenge Cup Jnr/Snr British Re-QualifiersRushmoor Gym Academy, Gymnastics Centre, Pool Road, Aldershot, Hampshire, GU11 3SN23rd to 26th November | TRA/TUM/DMT World Age Group CompetitionNational Indoor Arena, King Edwards Road, Birmingham, B1 2AAClick here for more details.26th November | RHY National Group Championships & Rnd 3 Espoirs LeagueSport Wales National Centre, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, CF11 9SW27th November | RHY British Qualification TestingSport Wales National Centre, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, CF11 9SW For more information regarding all of our events please click here or contact the Events Dept on 0845 1297129 ext 2396.