Welcome to South Durham Gymnastics Club
We thank you for your interest in our Club. We are fiercely proud of our World Class Pink Gym, our dedicated and talented team of coaches, our range of programmes offered and our gymnasts at every level of participation. Combined they make South Durham Gymnastics Club one of the most successful clubs in Great Britain.
Head coaches, Nicola Preston & Rachael Wright, supported by an excellent team have produced a number of international gymnasts representing Great Britain around the world, including our most successful gymnast to date - 2016 Olympic Floor Bronze Medallist AMY TINKLER!
The club provides a welcoming, safe, effective and child-friendly environment to explore gymnastics and gymnastic related activities under the guidance of appropriately qualified and enthusiastic coaches. We will help you achieve your full gymnastics potential - whatever your aspirations!
Whether you are an active participant, a spectator, or have just come for a cuppa from the cafe, we look forward to welcoming you to our gym!
At the beginning of April the club were proud to send two of our staff, Kelly and Susan, down to Lilleshall National Sports Centre to the National Judging Course. The two ladies completed a five day intensive course alongside over 70 other judges covering all areas across the four pieces of women's artistic apparatus: vault, bars, beam and floor. Kelly and Susan had to then sit two exams on the fi..
Please see below the slightly amended times for Baby Gym over the Easter holidays: Mon 10th Apr 9:30am-11:00am Fri 14th Apr, 9:30am-11:00am Sun 16th Apr, 8:30am-10:00am Monday 17th Apr, 9:30am-11:00am Fri 21st Apr, 9:30am-11:00am Sun 23rd Apr, 8:30-10:00am..
The master coach award recognises outstanding achievement by British coaches and is awarded to the personal coaches of any master gymnast. The club are delighted to announce that Nicola Preston and Rachael Wright received the master coach award for coaching a gymnast who represented Great Britain at the 2015 World Championships and the 2016 Olympic Games. Nic and Rach were presented with their awa..
This weekend saw the first major competition of the 2017 British Gymnastics calendar with the British Championships held in Liverpool, starting with podium training on Thursday, junior all around competition Friday, senior all around competition Saturday and apparatus finals on Sunday. The club had two representatives with Mia Scott taking part in the junior competition and Leah Rockett in the sen..