Gymnastics Club

EUGC is a gymnastics club that caters to all abilities and interests, from those learning forward rolls to those perfecting their tumbling!

Our members range from complete beginners to former competitive gymnasts.  We offer up to 12 hours of training a week during the Edinburgh University academic year including general gymnastics, display practice and conditioning sessions. There are also regular competitions throughout the year for members who wish to compete. No previous experience is necessary!

So whether you are looking for a fun active afternoon or a chance to compete, this is the University Sports Club for you.

All members must read our Safety Policy and Code of Conduct and sign our Waiver before purchasing a membership.

***Our 2020/21 memberships are now available to purchase***

Gymnastics Give it a Go – January 2021

Join us on Zoom for a Gymnastics Give it a Go Session! If you would like to attend, please sign up here. Our coaches will take you through a mixture of conditioning, flexibility, strength, and basic gymnastics progressions from the comfort of your own home. Suitable for all levels, from complete beginners to advanced gymnasts. No equipment is necessary, but if you have a yoga mat or something similar please bring that along!

Dates and times:

  • Wednesday 13th January 2-3pm
  • Thursday 14th January 7-8pm
  • Saturday 16th January 4:30-5:30pm

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Training times (when indoor training is permitted):

All our sessions are open to all abilities. Initially there will be session capacity restrictions for in-person coached training sessions, however once capacity is increased you may attend as many of our training sessions as you wish.

Tuesday 07:45-08:45: Zoom conditioning/circuits session with EUTC
Wednesday 13:00-14:30 and 14:30-16:00: coached training*
Thursday 19:00-20:30 and 20:30-22:00: coached training*
Friday 17:00-18:30: coached training**
Saturday 12:00-13:30 and 13:30-15:00: coached training*
Sunday 09:00-10:30: coached training
TBC: Zoom display practice

All of our in-person sessions run in Gym 3 at St Leonard's Land.

* Will be combined into one 3 hour session once restrictions allow.
** Will become in-person display practice and be extended to 17:00-19:00 once restrictions allow.

Note: Training in September, including taster sessions, may be altered due to social distancing restrictions. Please keep checking our social media, club website, and the Sports Union website for information.

Full details of taster sessions, including sign ups, can be found on the UoE events app under 'Welcome Activities'. Sign ups will open 14 days before the taster session.

Gymnast perorming a vaultGymnast swinging on ringsGymnast performing a split leap on beamGymnast performing a handstand on ringsGymnast performing a spin on beamGymnast performing a vaultGymnast performing a double back somersault on an air trackGymnasts performing a group balance at gymfest

Some action shots of competitions, Gymfest and training, taken by PSB Photography, Eilidh MacKenzie, Anna Roethig, and other EUGC members.

CONTACT: If you have any questions with regards to getting involved with the club then e-mail us on gymnastics@ed.ac.uk

Check out the EUGC website for more information about our club. You can also find us on YouTube, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter! Members and prospective members should request to join our closed Facebook group for more detailed updates about training and events.

Not sure which membership to get? Find out more information about our different memberships for 2020/21 here. If you plan on attending competitions, taking part in display (music video style this year), or attending external training, then you must purchase a 'Plus' membership, as this covers the cost of your British Gymnastics membership.

We currently have a waiting list for non-students. If you are a non-student please email gymnastics@ed.ac.uk to be added to the waiting list. If you have not secured a place please do not purchase a membership.

Arriving in Edinburgh late? Give us an email on gymnastics@ed.ac.uk to arrange a free taster.

Please be aware, to join this club you must have purchased a Sport & Exercise Gym Membership, which is available HERE.

PAYG Rates:

Members wishing to attend training on a Pay As You Go basis must buy an intial PAYG Basic or Plus membership. Sessions will then be charged at £6 per 3 hour session, adjusted proportionally for shorter sessions. Online sessions will be charged at half the standard PAYG rate.

EUGC and EUTC members who purchase both our PAYG Plus membership and Trampoline's Gymnastics Add On membership must agree to the Terms and Conditions detailed on EUTC's page.

Why should you join Edinburgh University Gymnastics Club? Check out our trailer!
 


 

 

 

 

 

 

Should an individual require a refund – this can only be done by the club you have joined in cash or cheque (at their own discretion). The Sports Union Membership cannot be refunded, and neither can the transaction fee.

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  • Semester 2 Membership£35.00
  • Non-Student Semester 2 Membership£35.00
  • Gymnastics Semester 2 Free Membership£0.00

 

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