Gymnastics and Trampoline Activities

Tiny Tumblers

Tiny Tumblers, (preschool gymnastics) is a specially developed pre-school movement and learning programme designed to improve your child's co-ordination and balance. The course will introduce toddlers to the basic skills required in gymnastics such as tumbling, jumping and balancing. The sessions are designed to be fun for the children whilst at the same time developing their co-ordination and fundamentals.

Suitable for children who are toddling or walking to five years.

An award scheme is incorporated to encourage progression through the duration of the course.

Please note that parent participation is a major aspect of the course.

All courses are delivered by qualified British Gymnastics (BG) instructors.

Session Times

  • Mondays:
    • 9.30am to 10.10am (under 3s)
    • 10.20am to 11am (mixed ages)
    • 11.10am to 11.50am (mixed ages)
  • Tuesdays:
    • 12.30am to 1.10pm (mixed ages)
    • 1.20am to 2pm (mixed ages)
  • Fridays:
    • 12.30pm at 1.10pm (under 3s)
    • 1.20pm to 2pm (mixed ages)
    • 2.10pm to 2.50pm (mixed ages)

All classes are now 40 minutes long, with a 10-minute break in between to allow time to clean down all equipment. Maximum capacity 6 per class.

Please note block booking is required for Tiny Tumblers sessions. six session blocks cost the equivalent of £4.70p per session. You can now join our online waiting list for Tiny Tumblers or call Dronfield Leisure Centre on 01246 217217 or visit the centre.


Toddlers Open Play

Currently no classes due to Covid. This has been replaced with extra Tiny Tumbler sessions see above.

This is a fun, unstructured, open play sessions for children who are toddling or walking to five years old. The sessions offer a great opportunity for little ones to learn new skills, improve their balance and make new friends in a safe, fun and friendly environment. The open play sessions enable your child to play freely with all activities and are supervised and all times.

No block booking required only £4.70 per session! Payment required upon booking. Limited spaces available, booking is essential to avoid disappointment. Please call reception on 01246 217217 to secure your space.

Session Times

  • Tuesdays:
    • 1.30pm to 2.15pm (mixed ages)
    • 2.15pm to 3pm (mixed ages, subject to demand)

If your child(ren) are not ready to start Tiny Tumblers or Toddlers Open Play at present but would like to be notified of places which become available in the future please contact either Dronfield Sports Centre on 01246 217217 and we will contact you about future courses.


Gymnastics

Our Gymnastics and trampolining are for ages 4-and-a-half to 16 years or in full time school. They cover four main gymnastics disciplines:

  • Floor
  • Vault
  • Beam
  • Bar

All courses are delivered by qualified British Gymnastics instructors.

An award scheme is incorporated to encourage progression throughout the duration of the course.

If you wish to enrol your child(ren) then please contact Dronfield Leisure Centre on 01246 217217 or enrol online.

Session Times

Monday with Lauren CastleyTuesday with Lauren CastleyFriday with Lauren CastleySaturday with Lauren Castley
3.45pm to 4.25pm - Beginners
4 to 7 years
3.45pm to 4.25pm - Beginners
4 to 7 years
3.45pm to 4.25pm - Beginners
4 to 7 years
8.45am to 9.25am - Beginners
4 to 7 years
5.25pm to 6.05pm - Beginner / Improver
8+ years
5.25pm to 6.05pm - Beginner / Improver
8+ years
5.25pm to 6.05pm - Beginner / Improver
8+ years
10.25am to 11.05am - Beginners / Improvers
Mixed ages
5.25pm to 6.05pm - Beginner / Improver
8+ years
5.25pm to 6.05pm - Beginner / Improver
8+ years
5.25pm to 6.05pm - Beginner / Improver
8+ years
10.25am to 11.05am - Beginners / Improvers
Mixed ages
6.15pm to 7.10pm - Advanced
Mixed ages
6.15pm to 7.10pm - Advanced
Mixed ages
6.15pm to 7.10pm - Advanced
Mixed ages
11.15am to 12.10am - Advanced
Mixed ages

All classes are now 40 minutes long, with a 10-minute break in between to allow time to clean down all equipment. Maximum capacity 10 per class.


Trampolining

Our trampoline lessons are coached by British Gymnastic Trampoline coaches.

Courses are available for young people aged 5 to 16. They include progressive and fun weekly sessions focusing on improving skills and working towards an awards scheme.

Session Times

  • Saturday: 1-1.55pm (Mixed age and ability)
  • 2.05-3pm (8+ years mixed ability)
  • 11.55-12.50pm (8+ years mixed ability)

All classes are now 55 minutes long, with a 10-minute break in between to allow time to clean down all equipment. Maximum capacity 10 per class / 5 per trampoline.

If you wish to enrol your child(ren) you can complete our online enrolment forms for Trampolining. Alternatively please contact Dronfield Leisure Centre on 01246 217217 and we will contact you when a place becomes available.