Every year Hamilton City Gymnastics hosts school events for beginner to club competitive level gymnasts. These events are fun, participation events to introduce students to gymnastics and provide the opportunity for club gymnasts to represent their school.
Entry information will be sent out to schools 3 months preceding the event at the latest, including entry closing dates. All information and entry forms for each event will be uploaded to this page.
Please contact our school events co-coordinator for any queries or information regarding schools events.
Click on the event title for more information and event entry forms.
Entries closed on Thursday 3 June.
24 June 2021
1 July 2021
Entries closed on Thursday 10 June.
Entries close on Monday 16th August.
2 September 2021
23 September 2021
Entries close on Monday 13th September.
Thursday 24th June
Waikato Regional Year 2-8 Competitive School Gymsports Festival
This event is for any club competitive gymnasts at school in the Waikato Region who in the below club levels:
Gymnastics - club gymnasts in WAG Step 3 and above and MAG Level 2 and above
Trampoline - Club competitive gymnasts from level Age Groups 10 and under and up
Aerobics - Club competitive gymnasts from Aeroschools Level 3 and up
Rhythmic - Club competitive gymnasts from Level 3 and up
These club levels are Open Junior and above as per the Gymnastics NZ Schools Festival Handbook found here. Gymnasts compete the regular club routines for their club level.
Information on Schools Festival level and apparatus can be downloaded here.
Thursday 1st July
Waikato Secondary Schools Gymsports Championships
This event is for any club competitive gymnast or novice students attending Year 9 - 13 at a secondary school in the Waikato region.
Gymnastics - click here for the gymnastics manual (boys and girls)
Trampoline - click here for trampoline manual and here for the DMT manual
Aerobics - Aeroschools Levels 3, 4, 5 and Open Levels as per the NZ AER Handbook 2021
Rhythmic - competitive levels only as per divisions here.
ENTRIES NOW OPEN!
This gymsport festival is for year 2-8 students from Hamilton City schools to come along and have fun at a gymnastics event. There are three levels: Springers, Flyers and Twisters and three apparatus: Floor, Beam/Mat and Vault.
For novice gymnasts teachers choose the level that best suits their students' ability. For club gymnasts competing in the Steps/Levels programmes, the Schools Festival Handbook identifies which level they are. All club gymnasts Open Junior and above compete in the June festival event.
The event is divided into divisions Years 2-4, Years 5&6 and Years 7&8. Alll participants will recieve a Festival ribbon!
Hundreds of students participate in school gymsport festivals at six other events across the Waikato. This gymsport festival is a more competitive event for those gymnasts who place in the top 6 or 8 (depending on numbers) in Flyers and Twisters for each of the year group divisions.
Schools will receive an invitation for these gymnasts to attend this event and contend for School Gymsport Festival medals.
The Schools Festival handbook also has routines for Cheer-leading, Aerobics and Hip Hop groups. All Hamilton City schools, group performance categories will be judged at the Hamilton City School Gymsport Festival with the top teams in each style invited to the Waikato Regional Schools GymSport event.
Hamilton City School Gymsports Festival
Thursday 2nd September
Thursday 23rd September
Waikato Regional School Gymsports Festival