Friday the 19th of October is the entry
deadline for GymStart.
This event will run
on the weekend of the 24th/25th of November, we usually do not receive
either days or times for each gymnast until the week the event, we are aware
people have other commitments including their own gymnastics class which may
clash but this is out of our control.
The cost of this
event is 25, this entire fee goes to Gymnastics Ireland. Phoenix Gymnastics
Club, as with all GI events provides Judges, Volunteers and Coaches at our
own cost to help run these events.
Please note: There
are 3 ways members can pay for this event
using gymnasts name as reference
A LABELLED envelope with cash
given to their coach or left in the drop box
Pay on our booking system, if
paying online there is additional 2 charge to cover the cost taken by
our booking site. Book on-line here
LATE entry is available until the
26th of October through our booking site only, the cost of late entry is
40. No entry is possible after this date.
Gymnastics Ireland charge a
spectator fee for parents etc to watch the event, this is usually 10 per
adult and 5 per child. Family tickets are also usually available for 20.
GymSTART is an OPTIONAL
additional event for all members in our club to have a chance to compete in
a Gymnastics Ireland event in The National Indoor Arena.
This event will be held in
National Sports Campus in Blanchardstown (beside the Aquatic Centre)
Gymnasts can wear any sports
clothes to this event, leotard for girls and leotard and shorts for boys is
recommended but NOT essential
Gymnasts learn their routines in
Class as part of our term. There are 10 levels in GymSTART, Gymnasts must
form routines using the skills from their chosen level. While some of the
levels may appear very simple, gymnastics is all about execution and hitting
that perfect 10.0 rather than doing bigger skills untidily. Your gymnasts
coach will help decide an appropriate level for each child. Each child will
receive a Medal after their routine in a Presentation Ceremony. This is a
participation and personal achievement type event rather than a strict
Further details will follow to
those who register for this event as soon as we receive them