Mixed Recreational and Squad Programmes

We run mixed of recreational and girl’s/women’s squad programmes.

All recreational gymnasts are allowed to progress at their own rate through our badge scheme, achieving badges and rosettes along the way.

All recreational classes provide the option to join as a member (paying annual club membership and getting a reduction on monthly class fees) OR join as a ‘non-member’ (without the upfront annual club membership cost, with a slightly higher monthly class fee).

British Gymnastics Insurance

ALL structured classes require annual British Gymnastics insurance:

  • Preschool
    (Insurance fee’s up to £15.50)
  • Recreational 4yrs+ & Competitive
    (Insurance fee’s for those gymnasts who train 55min-4hrs per week are up to £21.50)
  • Competitive
    (Insurance fee’s for those gymnasts who train 4hrs+ per week, fee’s are up to £45.50 as it also depends on competition level).

All recreational classes provide the option to join as a member (paying annual club membership and getting a reduction on monthly class fees) OR join as a ‘non-member’ (without the upfront annual club membership cost, with a slightly higher monthly class fee).


Preschool
(2.5 to 4 years)

Classes follow our in-house Preschool badge scheme, with three badges to achieve: Cheeky, Chattie and Clever badges. There are also individual rosette skills to earn along the way.

Classes run weekdays daytime and Saturday mornings.

We run 45-minute classes for your little ones to learn and have fun.

Due to Covid social distancing rules, an adult must attend with the child to assist the child where necessary.

Prices:

  • Annual British Gymnastics insurance (required) – £15.50.
  • Annual club membership – £36 (optional, see below)
  • Monthly member rate for classes – £24, OR non-member monthly rate – £29.

Novice Recreational
(4 to 8 years)

These classes are perfect for giving children the foundation skills they need to progress to the heights they dream of!

Both our Novice 4-8yrs and Novice 8yrs+ classes follow the first three levels of our in-house badges: 7, 6 and 5.

Classes are 55 minutes and run every weekday evening as well as daytime Saturdays and Sundays.

All classes are currently running as non-contact, with coaches remaining at a social distance.

Prices:

  • Annual British Gymnastics insurance (required) – £21.50.
  • Annual club membership – £36 (optional).
  • Monthly member rate for class fees – £28, OR non-member monthly fee rate – £33.

Novice Recreational
(8+ years)

These classes are perfect for giving children the foundation skills they need to progress to the heights they dream of!

Both our Novice 4-8yrs and Novice 8yrs+ classes follow the first three levels of our in-house badges: 7, 6 and 5.

Classes are 55 minutes and run every weekday evening as well as daytime Saturdays and Sundays.

All classes are currently running as non-contact, with coaches remaining at a social distance.

Prices:

  • Annual British Gymnastics insurance (required) – £21.50.
  • Annual club membership – £36 (optional).
  • Monthly member rate for class fees – £28, OR non-member monthly fee rate – £33.

Intermediate Recreational (6+ years)

Intermediate rec classes focus on completing badges 4, 3 and 2.

Gymnasts can only attend an Intermediate class if they have progressed from a Novice class or have had an assessment session.

Classes are 55 minutes and run every weekday evening as well as daytime Saturdays.

All recreational classes are currently running as non-contact, with coaches remaining at a social distance.

Prices:

  • Annual British Gymnastics insurance required (£21.50).
  • Annual club membership – £36 (optional).
  • Monthly member rate for class fees – £28, OR non-member monthly fee rate – £33.

Advanced Recreational
(8+ years)

Advanced rec classes focus on completing badges 1, bronze, silver and gold.

Gymnasts can only attend an Advanced class if they have progressed from an Intermediate class or have had an assessment session.

Classes are 90 minutes and run Tuesday and Thursday evenings as well as daytime Saturdays.

All recreational classes are currently running as non-contact, with coaches remaining at a social distance.

Prices:

  • Annual British Gymnastics insurance (required) – £21.50.
  • Annual club membership – £36 (optional).
  • Monthly member rate for class fees – £37, OR non-member monthly fee rate – £45

Competitive Squad Programme

We run two squad programmes at Arabian: General Gymnastics and Women’s Artistic.

Both are invite-only and subject to trial.

Both programmes provide gymnasts with the opportunity to compete multiple times a year.

All squad groups require annual British Gymnastics insurance, price dependent on number of hours trained per week.

Prices:

  • Monthly fees are dependent on hours trained per week.