Tag Archives: competitions

Are You A Pushy Parent?

Do you want to win more than your child does? Are you always telling your child how they should be doing certain skills or perhaps you get embarrassed when your child doesn't win a medal? I understand that you are only trying to help your child so that they can reach their full potential but there's a fine line between being encouraging and being pushy. Here's how to get the balance right...

Newsflash - The Display Squad Take Part In Aerial Tumbling Competition

Last week the Flair Display Squad had the opportunity to enter a very special Aerial Tumbling Competition at one of our favourite clubs. So how did the display squad do? Read on for the results..

Why Did Parents Get Upset At TV Show 'Child Genius?'

Did you watch Channel 4's 'Child Genius' and how did it make you feel? Do you think it's unfair that families put their children under immense pressure by entering them into a competition where they have to spell impossible words, do advanced mental arithmetic and recall peculiar facts...

Did You Know Flair Won At The Sport Guildford Awards?

Brilliant news - it has just been announced that Flair Gymnastics Founder & CEO Richard Dwyer has won the 'Outstanding Service to Sport' Award for Guildford at the Sport Guildford Awards. Read on to find out the latest scoop...

Are Gymnastics Competitions Healthy For Your Child?

As we are currently in a competition filled term with the Display Squad entering the Aerial Tumbling Club competition on Sunday, Spring Fit and Neon competitions in November and the Flair Championships 20th Birthday Special Event for all club members in December, I ask the question, "Are gymnastics competitions healthy for your child?"...

FREE Tryouts For The Display Squad

It's Display Squad Tryouts coming up soon at your Flair club. Is your child ready to take their gymnastics to the next level? Read on to find out why joining the display squad is a super-smart move for your child...

4 Top Tips To Make Sure Your Child Is Ready To Go Back To Their Gymnastics Club

Have you been busy getting your child ready to go back to school this week? Things can get hectic at the start of term and it's time to go back to your gymnastics club too. Are you ready?..

Nile Wilson's Secret Success Formula

CHECK OUT THIS SHORT VIDEO... and find out what are the secrets of Olympian gymnast Nile Wilson's success...

Should You Encourage Your Child To Take Part In Competitions?

Last week the Flair trampolinists had the opportunity to enter a very special trampolining invitational competition at one of our favourite clubs, SpringFit. So how did the trampolinists get on and do you think it is a good idea to encourage your child to part in competitions?..

What Are Nile Wilson's Top Secrets To Success?

Last weekend I took 8 members of the Flair coaching team to Europe's Premier Gymnastics Education Event - GymCon 2018, created by Nick Ruddock and one of the amazing speakers was Olympic gymnast Nile Wilson. He revealed the secrets of his success and how his family have helped him achieve his gymnastics dreams...