Gymnastics training

Gymnasts holding poses

FREE trials and assessments available. Email us to arrange a time — info@rhythmicgym.nz 

All classes are held at the Anglican Chinese Mission in Thorndon, opposite the Botanic Gardens.

Recreational gymnastics for kids and adults

2019 term dates

Term Starts Ends
One 4 February 13 April
Two 29 April 6 July
Three 22 July 28 September
Four 14 October 14 December


Pre-school classes

For 3- and 4-year-olds, with a focus on motor skills and coordination.

One class a week:

  • Saturday 11.30am-12.15pm

$100 a term

Children will learn forward rolls, jumps, cartwheels, skipping, hula hooping and ball skills. Small classes so coach isabel can give each child lots of attention.

Recreation classes

Open to school-age boys and girls. Gymnasts work towards badges and partipacte in our club’s spring competition and end-of-year show.

One class a week, choose from:

  • Monday 4-5pm all ages
  • Tuesday 4-5pm all ages
  • Wednesday 3.30pm-4.30pm all ages
  • Thursday 4-5pm age 8 and under, 5-6pm over 8s
  • Friday 4-5pm all ages
  • Saturday 9.15-10.15am age 8 and under, 1.30-2.30pm over 8s

$150 a term

Display group

Open to school-age boys and girls. Slightly more advanced than our standard recreation classes. Gymnasts work on group routines to perform in both freehand and using apparatus.

One class a week, choose from:

  • Thursday 6-7.30pm age 8+
  • Saturday 1-2.30pm all ages

$210 a term 

Pre-competition (invitation only)

For gymnasts with a good base level of skills and flexibility, and who show potential for competitive gymnastics. Ask for an assessment by one of our senior coaches.

One class a week:

  • Saturday 10.30am-12.30pm

$280 a term 

Recreation competition (invitation only)

For gymnasts keen to compete but who can't dedicate the hours required to join competitive gymnastics.

One class a week: 

  • Saturday 2.30-5pm

$300 a term

Ballet for gymnasts

Choose one class a week on Friday or Saturday.

$120 a term, or $80 a term if enrolled in other Elements classes.

For more info, including class times and levels, check out our Ballet for gymnasts page.

Flexibility and body technique training

Choose one class a week on Wednesday or Friday with our specialist coach. 

$150 a term, or $120 a term if enrolled in other Elements classes.

For more info, including class times and levels, check out our Flexibility class page.

Competitive gymnastics (by invitation)

2019 term dates

Term Starts Ends
One 14 January 6 April
Two 8 April 29 June
Three 1 July 21 September
Four 23 September 14 December


Levels 1 + 2: Two sessions a week plus ballet

  • Saturday 9-11.30am
  • Ballet Saturday 11.45am-12.45pm

Choose 1x from:

  • Monday 5-7.30pm
  • Tuesday 5-7.30pm

Level 3: Three sessions a week plus ballet 

  • Saturday 9am-12pm
  • Ballet Saturday 12.45-1.45pm

Choose 2x from:

  • Tuesday 3.30pm-6.30pm
  • Wednesday 4.30pm-7.30pm (first-hour flexibility and body technique with Isabel)
  • Thursday 4-7pm

Level 4: Three sessions a week plus ballet 

  • Saturday 12-3pm
  • Ballet Saturday 3.15-4.15pm

Choose 2x from:

  • Tuesday 3.30pm-6.30pm
  • Wednesday 4.30pm-7.30pm (first-hour flexibility and body technique with Isabel)
  • Thursday 4-7pm

Levels 5 + 6 + 7: Three sessions a week plus ballet 

Choose 3x from:

  • Monday 4-7.30pm
  • Tuesday 4-7.30pm
  • Thursday 4-7.30pm
  • Friday 4-7.30pm
  • Saturday, including ballet and 15min break 1.30-6.15pm

Optional sessions:

  • Extra ballet Friday 4-5pm OR 7.30-8.30pm
  • Flexibility and body technique Wednesday 6.30-7.30pm OR Friday 6.30-7.30pm
  • Group routines Friday 5-8.30pm

Levels 8 + 9 + 10: Four sessions a week plus ballet

Choose 4x from:

  • Monday 4-7.30pm
  • Tuesday 4-7.30pm
  • Wednesday 4-7.30pm
  • Thursday 4-7.30pm
  • Friday 4-7.30pm
  • Saturday, including ballet and 15min break 1.30-6.15pm

Optional sessions:

  • Extra ballet Friday 4-5pm OR 7.30-8.30pm
  • Flexibility and body technique Wednesday 6.30-7.30pm OR Friday 6.30-7.30pm
  • Group routines Friday 5-8.30pm

Stage 1: Two sessions a week plus ballet

  • Saturday 9-11.30am
  • Ballet Saturday 11.45am-12.45pm

 Choose 1x from:

  • Monday 5-7.30pm
  • Tuesday 5-7.30pm

Stage 2: Three sessions a week plus ballet

  • Monday 3.30pm-6.30pm
  • Wednesday 3.30pm-6.30pm
  • Saturday, including ballet and 15min break 1pm-5.15pm

Optional sessions:

  • Extra ballet Fridays 6.30-7.30pm.
  • Flexibility and body technique Friday 5.30-6.30pm

Stage 3: Four sessions a week plus ballet

  • Monday with 2x15min breaks 3.30-7.30pm 
  • Wednesday 3.30-6.30pm
  • Friday, including ballet 3.30-7.30pm
  • Saturday, including ballet and 2x15min breaks 1pm-6pm