Gymnastics classes

We offer introductory gymnastics classes that provide a foundation for future training and many skills that are transferrable to other sports. Children develop in leaps and bounds as they learn the basics on floor, bars, beams, trampolines and vault.

Benefits of taking our gymnastics classes

Gymnastics is a fun activity providing a gratifying sense of acccomplishment. It improves core strength, tones muscles and fosters healthy bones. In our classes you will:

  • Gain self-confidence
  • Learn self-discipline
  • Enhance physical strength
  • Develop balance and coordination
  • Improve posture and flexibility
  • Build social and problem-solving skills
  • Foster life-long friendships

Spring & summer registration dates

Registration for spring & summer programs, classes and day camps:

  • Feb. 22 - Summer day camp schedule preview
  • March 5 - Summer day camp registration
  • March 7 - Program and class schedule preview
  • March 12 - Program and class registration
  • March 14 - Certification registration

Ensure your Live and Play account is ready on registration day by logging in and verifying your information is up to date. Get ready to register.

Registration will open:

  • 6 a.m. — Online (virtual waiting room opens at 5:30 a.m.).
  • 8:30 a.m. — By calling the Customer Service Centre at 403-268-3800 (option 1).
  • During business hours — At any City-operated Aquatic & Recreation or Arts facility.

Types of gymnastics classes

About our gymnastics instructors

Our instructors are enthusiastic, caring and knowledgable professionals. All staff are Certified National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) with SFA/CPR/AED Level C.

What are gymnastics classes like?

Our introductory classes are focussed on skill development with an emphasis on fun. Participants will practice gymnastics skills on floor, bars, beams, trampolines, and vault. Classes typically run 45 - 60 minutes.

A signed waiver form for each participant is required.

Come prepared

Leave jewelry at home and please bring:

  • Gym apparel (must be zipper free)
    • Shorts, tights or leotards
    • T-shirt or form-fitting top
    • Bare feet recommended (gym slippers are not mandatory)
  • A water bottle

Where can I take classes?

Learn how to set up an account, register for programs and find information on cancellations in the help section of Live and Play.