Check out our guide to Singapore’s Top 10 Gymnastics Schools for Kids!
From tumbling tots to acrobatic older ones, getting the kids involved in gymnastics is a great way to develop their strength, flexibility and fitness in a fun environment! And with our Top 10 picks for Gymnastics School in Singapore your kids will be rolling, balancing, and jumping their way through the day in no time at all… and all with perfect coordination too.
Using a mix of floor exercises, sensory activities and classic gymnastics equipment to get kids of all ages and abilities interested and engaged, the pros at Alpha Gymnastics know how to deliver classes that are fun and friendly. Giving littlies the fitness foundation they need to excel at the sport, teachers warmly encourage parents to get involved in their children’s classes — there’s nothing like a bit of mama support and encouragement to help them flourish!
Block 750 #01-13B Chai Chee Road, Viva Business Park, Singapore 469000, Tel: (+65) 9754 3866
Asia Gymnastics Academy
Offering gymnastics camps and classes for littlies from as young as three years of age, Asia Gymnastics Academy is your new go-to for kids who want to develop strength, coordination, and flexibility in a friendly environment. Their classes are determined by age group; 3 to 5 year olds go into Kinder Gym, 5 to 7 year olds end up in Jumpy Kids and 8 years and above become Tumble Kids. If your kiddos have a competitive streak, these guys even offer intensive training programmes for youngsters who want to go beyond recreational gymnastics.
1 Orchid Club Road, #02-36 Orchid Country Club, Singapore 769162, Tel: (+65) 8777 3313
Beary Fun Gym
One for the mamas living in the East or West, Beary Fun Gym provides gymnastics and fitness classes for young ones from 3 years of age. Building confidence and physical coordination, this friendly little gym lets littlies learn at their own pace as they mingle, make friends and learn gymnastics in a chilled environment.
Bukit Batok Swimming Complex, 2 Bukit Batok Street 22, Singapore 659581, Tel: (+65) 6588 1415
UE BizHub East, 8 Changi Business Park Avenue 1, #B1-51 Singapore 486018, Tel: (+65) 6635 8854
Another popular one in The Grandstand enclave, Bubbles offers a fell spectrum of gym classes for little ones as young as 12 months of age. Teaching the basics of gymnastics in a fun, safe and positive environment, their Gymtots programme is perfect for mamas wanting to dip their baby’s toes in a physical activity class. As the kids grow, they can progress into their other classes, with both recreational and competitive training available for the older ones.
200 Turf Club Road #02-04 The Grandstand (Turf City), Singapore 287994
Tel: (+65) 6466 4656
A Sassy Mama fave since our littlies were only just learning to walk, GIM Sports (the very apt abbreviation of “Gymnastics in Motion”) is an old faithful for classes that improve strength, flexibility and coordination in little ones. Mixing floor-work with old-school gymnastics equipment, their friendly instructors give kids the confidence they need to improve their motor skills and abilities in the gym (and we love that they still offer their PlayGym sessions for teeny tinies on Monday and Friday mornings — these unstructured free play sessions are perfect for active little wrigglers!).
200 Turf Club Road, #04-03 The Grandstand (Turf City), Singapore 287994, Tel: (+65) 6468 1103
Gymkraft provides something a little bit different for kiddos wanting to push themselves in the tumbling arena. Founded in 2012, classes include basic gymnastics, parkour (also known as free-running up random buildings), artistic gymnastics, dancing, and aerial arts, with twice weekly open sessions for little ones (from 3 years) to learn and develop their gross motor skills in a free play environment. Home to Singapore’s first indoor parkour training centre, this colourful, padded wonderland is well equipped with parallel bars, balance beams, rings and so much more.
100 Guillemard Road, Singapore 399718, Tel: (+65) 9128 4644
This not-for-profit gymnastics society was set up in 1987 to provide gymnastics classes and training to everyone in Singapore. Offering both competitive and recreational gymnastics classes, kiddies develop balance, fitness and coordination while having fun and making friends! Once toddlers are off and running, they can join the centre’s Gymtots classes — and if your older ones are already tumbling stars, they can move into competitive gymnastics, with internationally trained coaches ready to guide them in the right direction.
17A Lorong 7 #01-190, Toa Payoh, Singapore 311017, Tel: (+65) 6773 2901
Raffles Gymnastics Academy
Training future gymnasts from as young as 18 months of age, Raffles Gymnastics Academy‘s recreational classes have trained many award-winning gymnasts with their fun-filled and personalised training regimes. Helping those kids looking to compete at an international level, these guys also offer private parties, functions and boot camps, so your kids can live and breathe gymnastics.
500 Upper Bukit Timah Road, The Salvation Army Sport Centre, Singapore 678106, Tel: (+65) 6838 4288
SACAC Sports — Gymnastics
With gymnastics classes and camps part of their already overwhelming sports repertoire, SACAC accommodates little ones from as young as 18 months of age into their gym programmes. From recreational introductory classes to competitive team sessions, SACAC has over 4,000 square feet of floor space (with all the best equipment) for kids to develop their balance and strength in!
40 Woodlands Street 41, Singapore 738547, Tel: (+65) 6363 6454
Founded by competitive international gymnast Rosanna Trig, the Yard in Jurong is Singapore’s largest multi-specialist sporting facility at a massive 20,000 square feet. With classes for kiddos from as young as 18 month, The Yard offers all manner of fun, including Gymnastics, Trampoline, Parkour, Freestyle and “NinjaZone” for all ages and abilities. And if you can’t make the trek out to Jurong, good news! The Yard opened a beautiful new location at Dempsey Hill in 2018.
10 Science Centre Road, Jurong East, 609079, Tel: (+65) 6816 802272
Loewen Road, Dempsey Hill, Singapore 248828, Tel: (+65) 6914 9660
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