Spelthorne Blog

Gymnastics, more than just a hobby.

Gymnastics for some is not just a hobby, but if chosen it can be a career, or at least a path to a future career. Many of our gymnasts go on to be helpers within the club or within the sport, but some take it further and gain coaching qualifications. There are so many options […]

Welcome Kath and Rob!

We always like to welcome new members to join our Spelthorne family… and in the past year since moving to Sunbury we have welcomed many new faces. Our number of gymnasts has grown dramatically, but we have welcomed new staff too. August is no different, another exciting month for us, we are very happy to […]

Gymnast of the month for July..

The summer holidays are now here, the first half of the year has flown by..  and so leading us to the last gymnast of the month until our new term in September. Coaches have decided that the following gymnast deserves the spot for July as she always tries very hard in sessions and is constantly […]

Happy Anniversary

Some how it has been a year since the grand opening of the gym! It was a huge achievement to get to that point, a lot of hard work, grafting and fundraising over a number of years but it happened. Now we are happy to say Spelthorne Gymnastics club is now bigger and more successful […]

Club Champs and our gymnasts of June!

June was Club Champs month and a very exciting one for us, it was the first one in our new home- so of course everyone was buzzing. With Spelthorne’s members growing by the day, it was a huge event so needed a lot of man power and a whole weekend to allow everyone to compete. […]

Summer Season

We always know when summer is upon us, not only do we get the chance to bring out the shorts and t-shirts for that rare bit of sun, but we also have all of our summer displays to enjoy! Somehow it is June and half way through the year, so about time we had a […]

Sharing the goodness.

We hope you are all enjoying the sunshine and the weekend..🌞 We definitely are, our Saturday was spent at Shepperton Village Fair (more on that to come.. along with Alan Pascoe’s Garden Event last weekend). As part of the Spelthorne Blog, we love to bring you all the events, news and competitions throughout the year.. […]

Throwback to National Finals.

So “Gymnast of the month for May” spoke about the success of two of our gymnasts who achieved a silver medal at National Finals, but there were plenty other superstars too. After what seemed like a long wait since qualifiers, our team of 12 Spelthorne Acrobats headed to Stoke last month to try and better […]

Gymnast of the month for May

May was the month of national finals for many of our gymnasts, and such great results had by all. We decided to recognise the achievement of one partnership in particular, two young gymnasts who are thriving. Both have been in the club for a number of years, working their way up from recreational squads to where […]

Gymnast of the month for April..

Gymnast of the month for April? How could we pick? April was such a busy month for our gymnasts, and with April hosting the biggest competition of the year, the World Acrobatic Championships we thought it was only right to recognise the achievements once again. We could have picked any of the 21 gymnasts that […]