News

August 1, 2017

First Regional Competition of the year 2017

What a weekend! Congratulations to every competitor who took the stage this weekend! We had so much fun at the first regional team competition for the year – our RCCDS […]
July 17, 2017

Mid-Year Concert

We had such an awesome day at our Mid Year Concert! #RiverCityRepresent
July 9, 2017

Nationals 2017

Congratulations to the River City Juniors Lara & Mikaela who represented Queensland in the Junior State Team, and our Soloists who also competed at the 2017 Nationals – you were […]
June 4, 2017

QLD State Solo, Duo, Graceful Championships

What a weekend! Congratulations to every competitor who took the stage this weekend – so many stunning performances, we have so much amazing talent in Queensland! To our RCCDS dancers […]
May 21, 2017

2nd Solo, Duo Graceful Competition

What an awesome second regional SDG comp! Congratulations to all competitors – such amazing talent in Queensland! Well done to our beautiful RCCDS girls we are so proud of you […]

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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.

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Classes held at Belmont State School - 1275 Old Cleveland Road, Carindale.

Saturdays: 'Tiny Tots' 2 years to 5 years: 8:45am - 9:30am
Saturdays: 'Tinies' 5 years to 7 years: 9:45am to 11:15am
Saturdays: 'Sub-juniors' 8 years to 10 years: 9:30am to 12:30pm

Classes held at St Thomas Catholic Primary School - 10 Stephens Street, Camp Hill

Mondays: ‘Masters' 26 year and over: 6:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesdays: 'Seniors' 18 years and over: 6pm to 9:15pm

Classes held at Gumdale State School - 677 New Cleveland Road, Gumadle (enter via Tilley Road)

Mondays: 'Juniors': 11 years to 13 years: 6pm to 9pm
Mondays: 'Intermediates' 14 years to 17 years: 6pm to 9pm
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