Welcome To Sapphire-Gymnastics Academy's Web Site.
Sapphire-Gymnastics Club, is a brand new and exciting club established 7th September 2010. The club is run by 6 trustees and a fundraising committee. We employ 5 paid coaches who are all registered with Scottish Gymnastics and 4 voluntary coaches. The club is a registered charity and will be opening its own dedicated gymnastics facility before the end of 2013 within the Maryhill Area (details to follow Sept onwards).
Coaching experience ranging from Level 1 - Level 4, with 4 volunteer coaches working towards Various UKCC level 1 Disciplines.
The Club is based at Firhill Sports Complex Maryhill and we train here 5 days per week, with 16 training classes over the 5 days.
The club disciplines in Recreational, Artistic, Display, Sports Acro, 2 & 4 piece Woman's Artistic and Tumble classes.
We have also just opend our pre school gymnastic sessions which are also held at Firhill every Thursday 10.15am-11am for 18 months-3 years and 11am-11.45 for 3-5 years.
The club is open to all boys and girls aged from school age 18months to adult.
Sapphire Gymnastics Club is committed to equal opportunities among gymnasts and thinks every gymnast should be valued as an individual without discrimination.
In September 2010 when we opened our doors for the first time, we had 4 gymnasts and now June 2013 we are catering for 124 gymnasts.
The club has completed the first and second stages of the Glasgow Lifes "Club Mark" accreditation scheme "GET ACTIVE" and "BE ACTIVE". The logo is what you see below.
We have also just received our accreditation from Gym-Mark from Scottish Gymnastics December 2011.
Sapphire Gymnastics Club also won "Club of the Month" with Glasgow Sports Council for January 2011 and have now been presented with a plaque for the award. (Below)
Once again the club has won "Club of the Month" with Glasgow Sports Council February 2012, and are awaiting the presentation of the award which will take place Thurdsay 29th March 6.30pm at Firhill
Being Presented with Club of the Month