Dance. Perform. Achieve. Inspire.
What is calisthenics?The word calisthenics comes from the Greek words ‘kallos’ for beauty and ‘thenos’ for strength. Indeed, the components of the sport aim at achieving those physical attributes, but the sport also influences the emotional and social development of girls and boys through friendship and teamwork. Calisthenics, as we know it today, involves a team of pupils learning routines choreographed to music - each of about three to four minutes duration - and presenting those routines at competitions. Pupils learn approximately six routines concurrently throughout a year and this is where the diversity of the sport is seen. There are different levels of Calisthenics; some clubs have non-competitive classes, performing only at their annual concert. Other teams compete during the year at a number of competitions, performing on stage in costumes. Queensland also has a State Representative Team that competes at the Australian National Championships.
Contact UsClasses held at Belmont State School - 1275 Old Cleveland Road, Carindale.
Saturdays: 'Tinies' 3 years to 7 years: 8am to 9:30am
Saturdays: 'Sub-juniors' 8 years to 10 years: 9:30am to 12pm
Classes held at St Thomas Catholic Primary School - 10 Stephens Street, Camp Hill
Tuesdays: 'Seniors' 16 years and over: 6pm to 9pm
Wednesdays: ‘Masters” 26 years and over: 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Classes held at Carina State School - Cuthred Street, Carindale
Wednesdays: 'Juniors; 11 years to 13 years: 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Wednesdays: 'Intermediates' 14 years to 16 years: 5:30pm to 8:30pm