Gymnastics

Artistic Gymnastics

Women's artistic gymnastics is the perfect sport to teach your daughter coordination and confidence, develop creativity and contribute to ​general health and fitness. Artistic Gymnastics:

  • enhances co-ordination and agility, body awareness and balance
  • develops posture and confident body movement, including the ability to land safely
  • enhances creativity and builds self-confidence, for sport and life
  • develops strength and flexibility, for life's constant challenges
  • develops healthy minds and bodies for now and later life.

 

Training
Training commences in Term 1 with the QGSSSA competition also held in Term 1.
 
Training Venue
The Philip Harris Sports Centre at St Margaret's, conducted by coaches from Delta Gymnastics.
 
Competition and Venues
The QGSSSA Gymnastics competition is held at Clayfield College in April.
 
Delta Gymnastics
The St Margaret's Artistic Gymnastics Club runs in partnership with the school's competition programs. Tuition varies from recreational classes to level skill programs. Delta Gymnastics Club is registered with the Queensland Gymnastics Association. Training takes place on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday afternoons after school and on Saturday afternoons.
 
Shirley Patton
Delta Gymnastics
Phone: 07 3262 0055
Web: www.deltagym.com.au
 

Rhythmic Gymnastics

Rhythmic gymnastics teams compete in the QGSSSA competition across a range of apparatus that may include ribbon, hoop, ball, clubs and rope. The competition is open to all ages, and students are graded on their ability rather than year level.
Teams are arranged into:
Year 7 and Year 8
B Grade: Rope, Hoop, Ball, Ribbon, Ball/Hoop teams
A Grade: Groups and Pairs teams – any apparatus.
 
Training
Training commences in Term 2 and continues until the competition in August.
 
Training Venue
The Philip Harris Sports Centre at St Margaret's.
 
Competition and Venues
The QGSSSA competition is held in August at Moreton Bay College, Manly.