GYMNASTICS AT YMCA BARRY
YMCA Barry Gymnastics club is the most successful gymnastics club in the Vale of Glamorgan and caters for all levels and abilities in Men’s and Women’s artistic gymnastics. YMCA Barry has a range of classes from toddlers to elite international gymnasts, namely having three gymnasts representing Wales at the 2014 Commonwealth Games and two gymnasts currently training towards the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
All classes are run by highly qualified and experienced coaches who all hold current enhanced DBS checks and safeguarding and protecting children qualifications.
All classes require booking in advance with the exception of GymBabies and GymTots which are drop in, pay as you go sessions.
Register your child for gymnastics here
Competitive and Advanced Gymnastics
YMCA Barry operates a selection process from the Boys, Girls artistic into the competitive and Advanced sections. For more information on progression roots, please speak with the head coach of the section.
The club regularly competes at competitions throughout the UK in the respective disciplines, and progression into the Competitive and Advanced section requires a commitment from gymnasts and parents alike.
Children as young as six are currently training in our competitive and advanced sections, regularly training a few days a week, both here and in the National Squad set up with Welsh Gymnastics.
YMCA Barry is a recognised Regional Centre of Excellence for Male Artistic Gymnastics and home to the Welsh National Coach. Many YMCA Barry gymnasts over the past 24 years have represented and competed for Wales at the Commonwealth games.
All of the coaches at YMCA Barry are British Gymnastics DBS checked and qualified to the appropriate coaching levels.
BARRY YMCA Gymnastics Timetable July 22