Club News - Latest updates

April Holiday Programme

Come join us for fantatsic themed days of fun filled games, crafts and gymnastics skills.

Taranaki GymSports Tri Series #2

We are proud to be bringing you the second of three Taranaki Tri series events. Save the date 29th October 2023.

Newsletter Term 1 2023

Click on the newsletter to read what we have been up to in term one.

New Venue

We are on the move and you can now find us at 16 Constance Street, Waiwhakaiho. An invitation will be made to visit us during an open day in the last week of January. We can't wait for you to see the new set up!

Term 4 2022 - End of Year

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Term 4 2022

All classes start back this week. Don't forget to wear suitable clothing, bring a drink bottle and logn hair tied off the face.

Tri Series #3 - Whanganui

Congratulations to all gymnasts.

October Holiday Programme 2022

Come join us for games, gymnastics skills, crafts and circuits using our large and small equipment. Available Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday both weeks. $35 per day per gymnast, 9am - 3pm. Bring morning tea, lunch and a water bottle. Participants please wear clothing suitable for active participation (elastic banded shorts or tights), no zips, buttons or domes. Lond hair to be tied off t

Tri Series #2 Hawera Results

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2022 Tri Series #1

Full results from the 2022 Taranaki - Whanganui GymSports Tri Series Click on picture to view

2022 Tri Series

Sunday 3rd July we are hosting the first Tri Series event for 2022. Spectator entry is by gold coin and bring some spare change to enjoy our bake sale or custom 'Gym' bracelets. Gymnasts can wear their regular gym wear and we would recommend arriving 5-10 minutes before the start of their session. We highly recommend the wearing of face masks.

2022 Pizza and Play

Pizza and Play A fun evening playing inside the gym, using any and all of the equipment. We provide the attendees with pizza and hot chips! Funds raised will be going towards our gymnasts who will be attending the New Zealand National Championship's being held in Invercargill.


We are working with our wonderful volunteers to get the club back up and running. Unfortunately we do have some of them unavailable due to isolating or not feeling well. Majority of classes will be able to return from Wednesday 16th March and we would like to thank our volunteers for making this possible. Please make sure if your gymnast has any cold or flu like symptons that you keep them at

Temporary Closure

Hi families, We have made the decision to temporarily close the club, effective immediately. At this stage we will remain shut for a fortnight, however this will be reviewed Monday 14 th March. This is not a decision made lightly, however with gymnastics being a close contact sport, we feel this is in the best interest of our volunteers and our families. Gymnastica Gym Club

Term 1 2022

Term 1 starts Tuesday 8th February. We can't wait to see you all! An email will be sent to all members later this week to go over our RED setting protocols.

RED - Traffic light setting

Hi Gymnastica families, As at 11.59pm Sunday 23rd January, New Zealand was placed into the Red setting. To ensure we can continue to operate, we are now required to check vaccine passes of anybody over the age of 12years, 3months who wishes to enter our facility. An email will be sent to all families to provide an update. Kind regards Gymnastica Gym Club

Summer 2022

Summer Holiday Programme available for bookings now!

Christmas Pizza and Play

Would you like a couple of hours to catch up on last minute christmas tasks? Pizza and Play on Wednesday 22nd December 5-7pm, will keep your children busy and fed! $15 per person  To book:

Term 4 2021

Term 4 2021 commences 18th October There will be a few changes to our programme while we are at Alert Level 2, however the care and safety of your gymnast remains our priority. Emails are being sent to all new and current members with our protocols for entry and exiting the building. Please have a read and explain these changes to your gymnast so they do not have any surprises. We ask familie

October Holiday Programme

We are hosting our School Holiday Programme, both weeks Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Crafts, obstacle courses, games and gymnastics skills, with lots of fun for everyone. Bookings essential: Cost is $30.00 per person per day.

Term 3 Update

Hi all Gymnastica Families, We have received the latest Sport NZ  Alert Level 2 (Delta) update and were involved in a zoom meeting between gymnastics clubs throughout NZ and Gymnastics NZ. After much deliberation we have decided to remain closed for all our recreation classes (Urban, Aerial, GFA, Mini Movers & Novice Competition). We understand that your gymnasts are keen to come bac

Delta Alert Level 2

Hi all Gymnastica Families, We know you have bouncy gymnasts, desperate to come back into the gym club. At this point all classes remain paused, while we await the new guidelines to operate from Sport NZ and Gymnastics NZ. The Sport and Recreation sector have some pretty tight restrictions and Sport NZ is seeking further advice from the NZ Government.  Once we have received the neccess

2021 - Tri Series 1 New Plymouth

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Term Two Reminder

Term Two membership fees are now due and confirm your gymnasts placement for Term Two Please contact the office if you wish to make changes to class, times, would like to discuss a repayment plan or let us know if your gymnast is moving on to other activities. Thank you Gymnastica Gym Club

Holiday Programme April 2021

Need help with childcare? Look no further, we have action packed days full of fun activities to keep your child busy.  Bookings essential: Please ensure you child is wearing clothing suitable for active participation (no zips, buttons, or other hard metal or plastic embellishments). Bring a water bottle, morning tea and a packed lunch.

Covid Alert Level 2 - February 2021

Please read our protocols we will be following at Alert Level 2.

Closed Monday 8th February

All classes are closed Monday 8th February.

Term One 2021

1st February - All classes start back this week. We would like to welcome all our members heading into classes this week. It is hot in the gym, so make sure you bring a full, named water bottle to keep up your gymnasts hydratated!

New Class

Want to build strength and confidence to tackle our obstacles? Urban gymnastics is now available Mondays 6-7pm, Boys and Girls 8-12years

2021 Summer Holiday Programme

We are now taking bookings for our Summer Holiday Programme.

Tri Series New Plymouth Timetable

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AGM 2020

Gymnastica Gym club Inc would like to invite our families to our Annual General Meeting being held Saturday 31st October, 10am at our Strandon facility. All welcome.

Tricks and Treats 2020

Come join in our fundraising event being held Saturday 31st October. Only $10 per person and includes 2 hours of fun and to top it off pizza!  Bookings essential -

End of Term 3 2020

Our Gym for Fun (recreation classes) have now finished for the term. We look forward to seeing you back in Term 4!

Alert Level 2 - how to guide

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COVID-19 Alert Level 2 Update #1

Gymnastica Gym Club advises that at Alert Level 2 we can continue with classes but observing the following guidelines:  If your gymnast is unwell, keep them at home.  All gymnasts must sanitise on arrival, between circuits and before leaving the gym. Hand sanitiser is available at the front door and within the gym. Physical distancing will be observed.  We respectfully requ

Coach in Training

Are you our next superstar coach? Are you Year 9 or 10? Do you want to develop leadership and communication skills? If so we are keen to hear from you! Applications to become a Gymnastica 'Coach in Training' need to be in by Friday 24th July 

School holiday programme 2020

Bookings are now being accepted for our upcoming school holiday programme.

Term 3 2020

Term 3 is just around the corner and we will be back up and running most of our classes. Invoices for term three are being sent this week with payment due in 14 days , this will allow us to then juggle gymnasts and coaches to ensure we meet our coach to gymnast’s ratio, before classes start back up. Please ensure you login at our website and check personal and contact details are correct.

Alert level 2

We are currently working through best practises so we can make a return to the gym. There are a number of criteria we need to meet, including limiting group sizes to 10 (gymnasts and coaches), regular cleaning, contact tracing as well as how we meet physical distancing requirements. We hope to have a staggered return, which will give us the opportunity to return to our 'new normal'. Kia

COVID-19 Update 23/3/2020 2.30pm

COVID-19 Update 23/3/2020 Following the governments COVID Alert level to level 3, we must close the doors effective immediately. We will be in contact with members direct, with our plans for Term 2. We wish you all the best, stay safe. Gymnastica Gym Club

Covid-19 Update 22/3/2020 5.30pm

COVID-19 Update 22/3/2020 5.30pm At this point the club will remain open and we are assessing the situation day by day. We can meet all the necessary steps as required by the government and have implemented additional cleaning regimes while we have gymnasts within the gym, on top of our already thorough daily clean. We ask families to keep gymnasts at home if they are feeling unwell or disp

COVID -19 Update

Please find attached a copy of the email sent to all Gymnastica families.

Term 1 2020

Welcome back to all our existing members and a warm welcome to our new members. All classes commence this week (3rd February) excluding our Thursday classes who will commence on the 13th February (Waitangi Day 3rd February). There is a few placements still avaiable for those wishing to start this term. Don't forget to bring a named water bottle and check clothing has no buttons, zips or domes

2020 Term One Fees

A reminder to all our existing Gymnastica families to check their emails for invoices sent 1st January. Due date is the 15th January for majority of our Gym For All families, with payment needed to confirm your gymnasts existing class. If you wish to make any changes to classes please contact the club office between 9am - 12pm weekdays or by emailing

2020 Summer Holiday Programme

Want to keep the kids busy over the holidays? Our fun filled holiday programme is back and action packed! Crafts, Games & Gymnastics skills are all included. We are running January 14th, 15th, 16th, 21st, 22nd & 23rd  9am - 3pm $30 per child per day (please ensure your child brings morning tea, lunch and a water bottle and wears clothign suitable for active participation) 

Closed for the Holiday's

We would like to take this opportunity to thank all our members, families, volunteers, helpers and supporters for a fantastic year. The club office will be closed from 20/12/2019 from 12pm and reopening 6/01/2020 from 9am New members can register from the 1st January. Existing members will have invoices sent 1st January for payment by the 14th January to confirm placements in your gymna

Tri Series 3 Results

Congratulations to all gymnasts who competed at the third of the Tri Series events.

Tri Series 3 - Timetable

Tri Series 3 Timetable

Tri Series 2 - Results

Congratulations to all gymnasts who competed at the second of the Tri Series held at Wanganui Boys and Girls Gym Club.

End of Term 3

Our Gym For all classes have finished for Term 3. Term 4 will commence the week starting 14th October, for majoirty of classes. Make sure term fees are paid on time to avoid dissapointment. Have a great holiday and dont forget you can book into our holiday programme in Week 2 of the holidays!

School Holiday Programme

Need child care? Our action packed holiday programme will be running in week two of the holidays. Bookings essential:

Scrunchie Fundraiser

We are selling scrunchies in packs of three with assorted colours, patterns and fabric for a fabulous price of only $10 Orders can be made by email to with funds deposited into our fundraising account. Gymnastica Gym Club 153942 0008229-02 This fundraiser will assist our gymnasts who are currently trialling at events around the North Island with the goal of compet

Tri Series 1

Results from the Taranaki GymSports Tri Series 1 - Hawera

Taranaki GymSports Tri Series 1

Timetable for the first event is available. Prizegiving will be held as soon as possible after each session.  We look forward to seeing you there!

Term Two Fees now due

A reminder for all our existing Gym for All families that your Term Two fees are now due to secure your gymnasts placement in their existing class. Please ensure payment is made by the due date to avoid disappointment.

End of Term One

Our Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday Gym For All (Artistic, Aerobics, Aerial and Tumble) classes have completed the nine week term we offer. Wednesday and Saturday Aerial have one further class. Term two invoices have been sent and need to be paid by the due date to confirm your gymnasts placement for Term Two. Don't forget we offer an action packed holiday programme during the holid

Holiday Programme

Our fun filled, action packed holiday programme is back in time for the school holidays. Half day 9am - 12pm $20 Full day 9am - 3pm $30 Bookings essential.

AGM 2019

Tuesday 2nd April 2019 from 5pm @ Strandon facilty 493c Devon St East, New Plymouth We look forward to your support of this event.

Flip into Summer

Congratulations to our winning pictures in the 2019 #flipintosummer photo competition.

Term 1 2019

Welcome to a new year. Our Gym for All classes start back the week commencing 4th February (excluding Wednesday classes who will commence 13th Feburary). If you are unsure please log into the website and check your gymnasts events/classes. Please ensure your gymnast brings a water bottle to every class, long hair is tied off the face and clothing is suitable for active participation. 

Flip into summer 2019

We know our members love gymnastics and we know you also love summer, so we are hosting a photo competition to join the two. Simply take a photo of your gymnastics skill out and about and share with us. Three great prizes up for grabs, $100 towards your Term 1 subscription or one of two summer outdoor gift packs.

Christmas Holiday Hours

Gymnastica Gym Club would like to thank everyone for their support in 2018. Our office will be closed from Friday 21st December 2018 and reopening Monday 7th January 2019. We wish everyone a safe and fun filled Christmans and New Years and we look forward to seeing you all in 2019!

Pop Up Holiday Programme

Need childcare during the primary and intermediate schools teacher strike? We are offering both half day (9am - 12pm) or full day (9am - 3pm) sessions. during this time their will be a mix of gymnastics skills, games, arts and crafts. Bookings essential -

Labour Day

Monday 22nd October is a public holiday and as such no classes will be held on this day. We hope you enjoy time with your family and look forward to seeing you the following Monday.

Welcome to Term 4

Majority of classes start the first week back of the school term.  A reminder to families to ensure your gymnast is arriving at the club, on time, suitably dressed (no domes, zips or buttons on cliothing), long hair tied off the face and no jewelery (stud earrings only). A named drink bottle should be brought to each class. We look forward to seeing all our new and existing families back

Results Taranaki Gymsports Tri Series 2 - Stratford

Results from the event held 15th September. Well done everyone!

Taranaki GymSports Tri Series 2 - Stratford

Stratford Gymnastics Club - TET Multisports centre Spectators  Gold coin entry Doors open 9.00 am 9.15 am Session 1 - Grade 2 Girls 10.15 am Session 2 - Grade 1 Girls 11.15 am Session 3 - Grade 3 Girls (up to 8 years) & All Boys Grades 12.30 pm Session 4 -  Grade 3 Girls (9 years and over) 1.00 pm Session 5 - Junior tumbling 1.30 pm Session 6 - Intermedi

Term 3 Payments due

Only 7 days until Term 3 commences, so please ensure all term fees have been paid in full to avoid disapointment. Payment confirms your gymnast in their existing class.

End of Term 2

All Gym For All classes finish Monday 2nd July. Existing families, you will have received invoices to enrol for Term 3, please ensure payment is made promptly to confirm your gymnasts placements. Term Three commences Monday 23rd July 2018

Term Two

All our Gym For All classes commence this week. We look forward to seeing all our new and existing members.
All our Gym For All classes start back this week. We look forward to seeing all our new and existing members.

Cleaning Positions Available

Are you our next cleaning superstar? Gymnastica Gym Club are looking for hardworking, reliable cleaner’s to assist the club management and committee in providing a quality GymSports experience for all, with clean and hygienic facilities for our members. Based on performance, we are able to offer a subsidy on member term fees in recognition of your voluntary support. Hours ne


Congratulations to the winners of our Easter raffle! All winners have been notified (please check your phone messages). A big thank you to all our families and Bell Block Warehouse for your generous donations and support. Happy Easter everyone.

Easter Weekend

Happy Easter everyone

Just a reminder there is NO classes over the Easter weekend, all classes resume as normal on Tuesday 3 April.

Enjoy the time with family and friends
Happy Easter everyone Just a reminder there is NO classes over the Easter weekend, all classes resume as normal on Tuesday 3 April. Enjoy the time with family and friends

Taranaki Anniversary

This weekend is Taranaki Anniversary. No classes on Monday. Have a great long weekend and safe travels for those heading away.  

Club AGM 2018

Our volunteer community club is holding the Annual General Meeting on Thursday 22nd March, 6pm at our Strandon Facility. We are on the look out for a superstar treasurer to work alongside the clubs administration team as well as new committee members who are passionate about progressing the club. For more information contact: Shaun Le Bas, Chairperson 027 462 2213

All classes running as scheduled

With the state of emergency now lifted, we are pleased to confirm all classes will run as scheduled. Parents plese ensure your gymnasts brings their own boiled / bottled water bottles. 

Class Update - Friday 23 February

All scheduled classes for Friday at our Strandon facility will be running. Parents please ensure you pack your gymnasts own bottled water.

Class update Thursday 22 February

All classes scheduled for Thursday will continue. Parents please ensure you bring your own bottled water for your gymnasts.

Class update - Wednesday 21 February

We will be running all scheduled classes as usual for Wednesday 21 February.  Families please ensure you bring your own bottled/boiled water for your gymnasts personal use. We will continue to update each day while New Plymouth remains in a state of emergency and water restrictions are in place.

Newsletter Term 1 2018

Read our latest newsletter, simply click on the picture. You can also get a copy of our newsletter at the club rooms.

Waitangi Day

Please note, there will be no classes on Waitangi day, Tuesday the 6th of February.
There will be no classes on Tuesday the 6th of February. Enjoy Waitangi Day!

Welcome to Term 1, 2018!

Welcome back to Gymnastica Term 1 2018! We hope you had a wonderful holiday. All classes commence this week, we look forward to seeing you all back in the Gym.

Wanted - Youth Leaders

We are on the search for our next intake of Youth Leaders. Contact us by e-mail for information and an application form. Application close 23rd February 2018

Come visit us at....

Tupare Garden Fair 6th January and Seaside Markets 7th January

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays

All classes have now finished for the year and a great time had by everyone with our 'bring a friend' evenings. The club office will be closed from 1 pm Friday 22nd December and will reopen 10am Monday 8th January. Don't forget to come visit at Tupare Garden Fair 6th January from 10am. Have a safe and enjoyable holidays.

Nationals 2017

Congratulations to all our girls that went away for Nationals.

Halloween Tricks and Treats Night

Come join us for an evening of Tricks and Treats! Saturday 28 October 4.30pm-6.30pm, Gymnastica Strandon Cost $10 per person includes pizza, drink and treat Family Friendly - Fancy dress optional

Midlands Aerobic Championships - Gymnastica

Sunday 4th June (Queens Birthay Weekend) we are hosting the Midlands Aerobics Champiosnhips at the NPGHS Sports stadium. Clubs from around the North Island will be in attendance from novice to international athletes. Up for grabs will be Midlands championship titles (Taranaki, Bay of Plenty and Waikato) in the elgible divisions. Everyone welcome to come along and support this great event.&n

Term Two Fees Due 8th April

Existing members your term two membership fees are due by the 8th April to confirm your gymnasts place in their class. 

Taranaki Anniversary Weekend

All Gym for All, Play Gym and Rhythmic classes normally held Saturday and Monday will not be on over the 11th-13th March. Enjoy your long weekend and safe travels if heading out and about.

Club AGM 2017

Please show your support for your gymnasts club. Thursday 9th March from 6pm All club members welcome

Waitangi Weekend Fun

Gymnastica Gym Club once again took part in the Waitangi Weekend Fair on the 4th of February at Tupare. Check out someof the action

Class start dates

Welcome to Term One 2017 at Gymnastica Gym Club. This term there are public holidays on 6th February (Waitangi Day) and 13th March (Taranaki Anniversary) as well as an inhouse coaching workshop being held 7th - 8th February. Our Gym For All, Play Gym, Shooting Stars, Rhythmic and Aerobics start dates are as follows: All Saturday classes start back the 28th January observing public holid

Tupare Garden Fair Fun

Coach Jody Le Bas entertants one of the youngest at Tupare Garden Fair.
Gymnastica Gym Club once again took part in the Taranaki Regional Garden Fair on the 7th of January. Check out all the action!

Summer Photo Competition

Get outdoors this summer and snap our gymnasts doing what they like doing the best, Gymnastics! TAG your photos on Instagram with #flipintosummer and be in to win $50 discount of next years term fees.  Have a happy and peaceful summer. We look forward to seeing you next term. 

Gymnastica Carnival

Dear Parents and Caregivers, thank you all for attending our very own Gymnastica Carnival, a celebration of our successes in 2016. See both the Gallery and FaceBook for more photos. If you have some great photos of the day, please feel free to share them on our Facebook page, we'll love to see them. Thanks again and happy holidays. When:    

Registrations for 2017, Term one are now open!

Hi existing members, you can now re-register your ‘Gym for All’ gymnast/s for Term 1 next year. Please be quick as new families will be able to register ahead of you from the 1st of January. There are limited spaces in each class and we would not like to see your child miss out. Please note There are some issues with registering from mobile devices. Please use a standard PC while

Family Fun Day

Thank you to all the families that attended this free event. a great time was had by all. Check out some of the photos of the day. When:       Sunday 4 th December Where:     Bell Block Aquatic Centre, Murray Street, Bell Block


If any parent would like to support the club and their child, we are happy to offer Coaching Today online modules as an opportunity to get an understanding of what coaching is all about. The modules can be completed over a 12  month period so can easily be slotted around family  commitments. Contact Jody if you are interested.