Club Member Benefits

State Affiliation Benefits:

  • Access to participate in State and Regional Competitions and Events
  • Access to specialist gymnastics programs, including Rebound Therapy and TeamGym,
  • Access to State professional development workshops and events, including the annual Professional Development Conference as well as a variety of workshops and courses throughout the year across the whole State
  • Access to face-to-face coach and judge education courses and Gymsport workshops
  • Free professional HR Support for clubs, with unlimited phone and email support from HR Plus
  • Free assistance, including Letters of Support, for accessing government funding.
  • Opportunity to apply for the ‘spring-uP’ Grant through Gymnastics South Australia
  • Free in-person and telephone advisory service on gymnastics issues, including club development
  • Regular news and updates on gymnastics-related issues through the *Association website, newsletters and email alerts
  • Advocacy with Government agencies on issues affecting gymnastics as a sport and on general and individual club issues

National Affiliation Benefits:

Your club benefits from Gymnastics Australia partnerships with national and international organisations including the International Federation of Gymnastics (FIG), Australian Sports Commission, Australian Institute of Sport and State and territory Institutes of Sport. These partnerships grow the awareness of gymnastics across the board and provide funding for grassroots and elite programs.

 Administration benefits

  • Access to the National Risk Protection Programme, including public liability, professional indemnity and personal accident insurance cover for clubs and athletes
  • Access to Club 10, the national club development program including resource information and template documents across key club issues
  • Access to regular GA publications Latest News and the Technical Member Bulletin
  • Use of Gymnastics Australia and Club 10 logos (some restrictions apply)
  • Access to the National Licensing Scheme for APRA and PPCA
  • Club promotion though the Gymnastics Australia website, including the club search function
  • Access to and communication from national Gymsport Commissions
  • Advice and assistance on obtaining 375 Visas for coaches
  • Affiliation Certificate that confirms a club’s adherence to national quality standards

 Information Technology solutions

  • Gymnastics Online (GOL), the national portal for efficient contact on registration, finance and to manage Club members, complete athlete registrations online and manage coach and judge members
  • Club website and domain name
  • Phone support for website and Learning Management System (LMS)
  • Gymnastics Australia official Facebook page and updates
  • Free Gymnastics Risk Management App (from July 2015)
  • Access to Australian Levels Program online for use by coaches on-the-floor (release to commence in early 2015)

 Gymnastics development benefits

 Education

  • Access to National Accreditation Courses for Coaches and Judges
  • Access to continuous professional development workshops
  • Ability to host sanctioned courses/workshops
  • Access to education opportunities, including online learning and VET accredited courses

 Participation and pathways

  • Access to Gymnastics Australia’s High Performance pathway programs
  • Access to the Launchpad suite of programs and resources (KinderGymGymFun and GymSkills), including free access to the online marketing portal
  • Subscriber access to GYMSchools
  • Discounted access to the extensive resources in the national GymShop, including GymMix and the Australian Levels Programsresources
  • Access education and resources on inclusion for identified groups, such as
  • Opportunity to be involved in and benefit from Gymnastics Australia’s funded projects, such as GymAbilityGymMix and theManaging Inclusion in Gymnastics online workshops…….
  • Access to Little Stars promotional vouchers and fundraising opportunities
  • Opportunity to be an endorsed deliverer in the Australian Sports Commission’s Sporting Schools Program

 Events

  • Access to compete in national and international sanctioned events
  • Access to professional development and volunteer opportunities at national events
  • Access to club group booking discounts for national events
  • Discounts to Australian Gymnastics Championships tickets (conditions apply)