Frequently Asked Questions
When does Spring 2023 programs begin?
Tent Date to begin: April 13th 2023 & Roll out from that date
What is the cost of the program?
$210.00 (Including Credit Card fees) IClass On line credit card payments are subject to a 2.99% additional fee.
These prices are subject to credit card processing fees, but include all administrative fees & insurance)
When can I register?
Online Spring 2023 registration is open to current Winter 2023 from February 20th -Feb 26th
General Registration opens on Monday, February 27th and will remain open until March 20th
There will NOT be an in house Registration for the 2023 Spring session
I do not have access to computer or PC, how can I register.
Please phone the club at 902-567-1603 and someone can assist you.
How long are the sessions?
Spring 2023 Program is running for 9 weeks.
How do I register for Spring 2023?
On-line registration is opening Monday Feb 20th (current Winter members) February 27th for General registration.
Does my child need any experience?
All our programs are recreational and open to all ages. Our staff will develop groups according to age and experience.
Do parents stay for classes ages 3 and up?
Due to limited space and safety of children while they attend a class, we don't have any parents stay for their child's class. Our Mom/Dad & Me class have a parent and/or guardian attend class with them. All children in our drop off program are requried to be fully toilet trained for their class.
Do you offer discounts for multiple children and/or classes?
Families with three or more children enrolled will receive a $50.00 discount beginning at the third child.
Children who attend two recreational classes per week will receive $50.00 discount for the second class
What should my child wear?
Girl participants are required to wear a bodysuit WITHOUT any attachments, sharp elements or tutu's.
Bodysuits are available for sale at the club
Boy participants are required to wear shorts and tank top or form fitting shirts. Bare feet preferred
How many children are there in each class?
Every class varies, however our coach/child ratio is 6-1 for ages three to five, 8-1 for ages six through twelve, 10-1 for ages thirteen and up
Do you do testing and are there levels?
Staff incorporate lesson plans and skill guides through the CanGym testing program.
CBGA has a guideline for age/skill level and are encorporated and monitored by higher level coach's in the gym.
What are your Covid Rules/Guidelines?
CBGA follows all rules/guidelines put forward by Public Health and Sport Nova Scotia and as updates are put forward, CBGA will post them on our website.
Are your coaches trained?
Yes, our coaches are trained through NCCP (National Coaching Certification Program). Our young female competitive gymnasts volunteer on Saturday mornings while supervised by recreation coaches. Our competitive athletes are highly motivated to encourage young childrent to develop a passion for our sport.
Does your children need to be toilet trained for the 3+/Drop off class?
Yes, All children in our 3+ classes must be fully toilet trained for a drop off classs.
Do you offer Day camps On PD Days.?
CGBA may host day camps on PD, frequently check our website for updates.
Do parents stay during the class?
Mom/Dad and Me Programs-ONE parent/guardian permitted to attend class with their child. If a parent/guardian has a pre-walker/infant child, they may take them to class.
Children with special needs or a medical conditions that requires continued care are required to have a person stay throughout their class. Each individual case may differ so please check with a staff member, otherwise due to the limited space available, parents are unable to stay during class.
We do ask that children are dropped off in time for class as warm up is a crucial part of the program in an effort to eliminate the possibility of injury. Also, we ask parents to make sure to be at the gym to pick up their children five minutes prior to class ending.