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Olympia Gymnastic Sports is excited to provide our members with advanced services in membership communication via Friendly Manager ... watch this space for communication around membership portals, newsletters and much more ....

October School Holidays - Gymfuntastic - bookings now open

Book on line via this webpage (under Holiday Programmes tab) to have your child(ren) involved in Olympia's popular school holiday programme "Gymfuntastic".  With full day and half day options (and a full week option, eg book all 10 sessions for the week) we cater for all parents and children's needs. Children will be in an active and safe environment under the guidance of our dedicating co
09/19/18

TERM 4 ENROLMENT NOTICE

Dear Members Preferential re-registration for Term 4 2018 (for members moving to the next term) Open Monday   27 th   August Close Sunday    2 nd   September Thank you for continued support of Olympia Gymnastics. We trust your child has enjoyed Term 3 and we would love to welcome you back to Term 4.  As a loyal member, we are sending this messa
08/28/18

Trampoline World Age Group NZ Team Selection

We are excited to announce Reegan Laidlaw and Jakarta Klebert have been selected represent New Zealand at the 26th FIG Trampoline Gymnastics Age Group Competitions in St Petersberg, Russia, 7 – 10 November. We also congratulate Alex Nilov's selection as a NZ Team coach. See the official announcement here .
07/30/18

Term 3 - Welcome back to returning and new members

The term kicks off on Monday 23rd July and we extend a warm welcome to existing and new members to the Club.   Please remember to dress your children in active wear with no buckles, belts, buttons or anything that can catch on the equipment.  For girls, long hair is best tied into ponytails (a pigtail can hurt the back of the head if rolled on) and all jewellery should be removed
07/17/18

July Board Meeting - Change of Date

Please note there has been a change of date for the July Board Meeting from 4 July to 11 July 2018 at 530pm. There have been no member agenda items received for July.  Agenda items need to be sent to the General Manager 5 working days prior to the meeting. The open section of the meeting is 5.30-6.00pm.
07/03/18

RECREATION MEMBERS RE-REGISTRATION PROCESS FOR TERM 3

Dear Members Preferential re-registration for Term 3 2018 (for members moving to the next term) Open Monday   4th June Close Sunday 10th June Thank you for continued support of Olympia Gymnastics. We trust your child has enjoyed Term 2 and we would love to welcome you back to Term 3.  As a loyal member, we are sending this message to you with the new process to re-regi
06/01/18

Gym Closed 4 June for Public Holiday

Good afternoon everyone A reminder that the gym facility is closed for all programmes on Monday 4th June for the Queens Birthday public holiday observation.  We wish all of our members a safe and restful long weekend.  Classes are as normal on Saturday 2nd.  Thank you.
06/01/18

BOARD MEETINGS

Board meetings are held on the first Wednesday of the Month unless otherwise notified.  Please submit your intent to attend and item for the agenda to chair or manager one week prior to meeting. For June the meeting will be held on Tuesday 5th June with an open membership time for 30 minutes from 5.30pm.  Due to the change of date for the June meeting the membership can submit any age
05/29/18

AGM - Olympia Gymnastic Sports

The Board wishes to notify the membership and interested parties of the upcoming AGM to be held on Wednesday 9 May 2018 at 6.30pm to celebrate the 2017 Club Activities.  The AGM will take place at the Club's Wigram facilities upstairs on the mezzanine floor/kitchen area. All Welcome.
04/05/18

Trampoline Fundraiser - Movienight

SOLD OUT!!! Thank you to all that supported this Fundraiser!! Trampoline have booked a PRIVATE SCREENING of this cool new movie great for all Olympia family and friends in the first week of the school holidays Best Dressed Rabbit Prize! Spot Prizes! Tickets will be available from the office (or emailed to them) They can PM on Facebook with any questions Money must be deposited below (Famil
03/22/18

Olympia Trampolinists at Australian Gymnastics Nationals

Congratulations to the following Olympia trampoline gymnasts who have been selected to represent NZ at the 2018 Australian Gymnastics Championships to be held in Melbourne, 27 May – 3 June. Men’s Trampoline and Double-Mini Trampoline Thomas Fisher Lachlan Fisher Men’s Trampoline Reegan Laidlaw Jakarta Klebert Flynn Gunther Women’s Trampoline Amelia Greet
03/19/18

PATRICK SMITH SELECTED TO REPRESENT NZ AT 2018 AUSTRALIAN NATIONALS

Congratulations to Patrick Smith for his selection into the New Zealand MAG team attending the 2018 Australian Gymnastics Championships to be held in Melbourne, 22 – 27 May.   Thanks to David Colvin for his sensational coaching and mentoring of Patrick and the Christchurch School of Gymnastics for their continued support of our Senior MAG Programme with access to training facili
03/15/18

PRIORITY ENROLMENT OPENS AT 3PM

We have now processed all current Recreation gym members who accepted the invitation (or emailed) for re-enrolment and carried them through to Term 2. From 3pm this afternoon our Priorty Enrolment will open to allow those members who did not reply to that invitation, or members wanting to change classes to enrol in classes of their choice. All current members will be advised by email that the
03/14/18

HOLIDAY PROGRAMME ENROLMENTS ... now OPEN for APRIL

Olympia is now open for April School Holiday Programme bookings ... go to the Holiday Programmes tab on the main tab bar to get further information on the programme and to book directly on line.  Let us look after your children as if they were our own!!!
03/13/18

TERM 2 ENROLMENTS

Public Enrolments for Term 2 will open on Monday 26 March 2018. Term 1 enrolments are now closed. Current members will receive an email and a handout in class this week for priority enrolments.
03/06/18

Olympia Youth Coach Leadership Retreat - Living Springs

On the weekend of 3 rd and 4 th March, Olympia, engaged 20 youth (11 girls and 9 boys aged between 13 and 16) coaches and 4 leaders (2 from Olympia Gymnastic Sports, 1 from Sport Canterbury and 1 from HPSNZ Athletics) in a coach leadership programme at Living Springs Camp and Conference Centre.  The retreat was designed to support, develop and engage the youth on 3 levels: Leadership g
03/06/18

NZ Trampoline Team - World Cup and Trampoline Cup Italy Announcement

Gymnastics NZ have announced the NZ Age Group and Senior teams to compete at the Trampoline Cup and World Cup Brescia, Italy, 27 – 28 April 2018. The athletes who have been selected are: Senior Dylan Schmidt – Extreme Trampoline Madaline Davidson – Olympia Gymnastics Sports  Age Group Reegan Laidlaw – Olympia Gymnastics Sports Blake Costley &ndas
02/09/18

TERM 1 2018 - WELCOME

We welcome all existing and new members to Term 1, 2018 which will commence this Monday 29th January 2018 and conclude the weekend ending Saturday 31st March.  All invoices have been sent out, these are payable before classes commence and payment date and internet banking details can be found on your invoice. There will be extra sessions for those Tuesday participants due to Waitangi Day o
01/25/18

Vacant Position - Competitive Rhythmic Coach & Yoga Instructor

The Competitive Rhythmic  and Yoga Coach’s role is to run two programmes at Olympia (Rhythmic and Yoga).  Under the Competitive Rhythmic programme -  the coach is to ensure that every gymnast understands the necessary requirements to compete to their maximum ability, ensure the most recent and effective coaching techniques are identified and incorporated into the programme,&n
01/19/18

Madaline (Maddie) Davidson bounces into Silver

Madaline Davidson - Silver Medalist at the 2017 World Age Trampoline Championships in Bulgaria
With over 10 years of dedication to the sport of trampoline, many international tours under her belt and a coach/athlete relationship second to none, Maddie Davidson soared to new heights at the 2017 World Age Trampoline Championships in Sofia, Bulgaria.   The 18-year-old won a bronze medal in the synchro event with partner Kate Nicholson (Extreme Trampoline), and a silver in the indi
01/16/18

Welcome to our new Website

Happy New Year everyone - 2018 is already going off with a bang with Management pleased to deliver the following communication .... Olympia Gymnastic Sports is thrilled to welcome current and future members to our new Olympia Website and Friendly Manager (our member and programme management system).   New members can now view available classes, register as a me
01/15/18

Nexia New Zealand 2018 Canterbury Sports Awards

Nexia New Zealand 2017 - Gymnastics Club of the Year - Olympia Gymnastic Sports
The annual Nexia New Zealand Canterbury Sports Awards celebrate sporting excellence across all codes in recognition of the amazing sporting achievements of our Region's top athletes.  We are pleased to announce that Olympia has the following nominations selected for Gymnastics in Canterbury in 2018 Gymnastics Young Sportswoman of the Year – Madaline Davidson  FINALIST Gymna
01/10/18

Olympia Gymnastic Sports 2017 Annual Prizegiving

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A huge congratulations to all of our members awarded recognition for 2017.  Special Award Recipients  Code Volunteer Awards Trampoline – Martyn Greet  Artistic – Clayton McKnight  Rhythmic – Stephanie Birkett  Olympia Coach of the Year  – Alex Nilov  Olympia Gymnast of the Yea r – Madaline Davidson  Olympia Admin
12/18/17