Registration and rules

To All Participants of Celestina Popa Gymnastics

Welcome to our club! We strive to ensure that your child's gymnastics experience is a positive and rewarding one. Gymnastics is a great building tool for improving gross motor skills, flexibility, coordination, strenght and it promotes self-confidence. Safety is an important aspect of gymnastics activities, and we would like to ask for your cooperation in implementing our rules. Here we go!

Please read all the rules, policies and our Communicable Disease Plan prior to registration.

Please check our web-site and Facebook page for updates! Thank you for your understanding and your support! 💗

-Registration is first come first served.

- In addition to class fee we will charge an yearly registration/insurance fee (valid from Sept 1 until Aug 31 next year).

-The class price is calculated per semester and will be pro-rated only for the members that register after the semester starts!

- Payment to be made at time of registration. We accept cash , cq and E-Transfer at this email :

- 10% DISCOUNT for any additional children enrolled.

- 10% DISCOUNT of second class when same athlete is registered(same semester).

- For parents registering 2 or more kids(same family, siblings): We accept 2 payments ; first half of payment is due at the time of registration and second half is due after 30 days-max(after the first payment), please bring a post-dated cheque at the time of registration for the second payment.If two payments are made, a receipt will be given only after the last payment is made.

- We reserve the right to cancel classes due to low registration. A refund or credit will be given for the cancelled classes.

NSF fee is $20.

Inclement Weather – No refunds will be issued if a class is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances such as inclement weather, power outages, etc.

The gym and the office are CLOSED on statutory holidays

- Female gymnasts can wear a bodysuit or an athletic one-piece bathing suit. We offer gym bodysuits at a great prices from $20 to $35(tax included) . They can also wear stretchy t-shirts and shorts if they like. Male gymnasts are required to wear shorts. Cotton blends are excellent choices. Bare feet inside the gym.

Please read our REFUND POLICY before signing for the semester!


For refunds, please write your request and give it to the Program Director, Celestina Popa-Toma. OUR REFUND POLICY IS:

1. NO REFUNDS after the second class. $70/child is retained for refunds before the start of semester and before the 2nd class.

2. Refunds during semester will be given to kids with serious injuries (eg. fractures) and serious illnesses with a doctor's note! In this case, we will keep the fee membership and insurance GBC plus $Amount/class * number of classes (all fees are subject to HST).

3. Each case is different, the circumstances can differ for each family, especially during these trying times, we will try to accommodate and see how we can help.

4. No discount is given when the second child is redrawn.

5. Refunds can be picked-up only when the office is open, if a refund is not picked-up after 30 days from the date issued: the club will charge a $20 administration fee.

Our refund policy applies to all our recreational programs(FALL, WINTER, SPRING, SUMMER CAMPS).

Attention: All participants entering the facility must comply with this declaration.

Please follow club staff directives and club requirements in Celestina Popa Gymnastics and agree to respect the following information outlined in this document:

Please stay home if:

-you are felling unwell, have fever, coughing and headache.

-you travelled outside of Canada in the last 14 days

-if you are investigated for Covid -19 or tested positive within the last 10 days

Please wash hands often

By attending club activities, I understand and assume all risks associated with potential exposure of COVID-19.

• Masks are recommended to all participants aged 10y-15y, participants are not required to wear masks during physical activity.

- At the time of registration, please let us know about any minor disability your child has (hearing loss, poor eye sight, etc) or allergies, on the registration form under MEDICAL INFORMATION. . If there are major disabilities, the parent/caregiver has to be present and participate in the class with the child due to COVID-19 restrictions(see our COVID-19 plan)!

- All athletes must be ready and able to conduct themselves in an appropriate manner with the other athletes and coaches, actively participate in all activities of the program and to respect and follow all the rules; if an athlete doesn't demonstrate these aptitudes will be asked to withdraw from the program.


Birthday Parties: we will NOT host parties until further notice!

In the event of a printing error, the info and fees provided by our office or our web-site will be deemed accurate!

The club accepts payments from any organization that sponsors low income families( JumpStart, KidSport, etc.). You are still required to make the full payment for the classes at the time of registration, please mention the organization's name and file number(for Jumpstart), unless the club already got the funding . When the cheques arrives from your sponsors we will refund the amount you paid. If the amount given by sponsors is bigger then the cost/semester, the remainder can be used for the next semester only or if not used, the amount funded/difference is refunded to the organization(not parents). . If the amount given by organization is less then the cost/semester, the parents must pay the difference. The club must take this measures due to some incidents/misunderstandings with parents/organizations.



Regular prices from $20 to $35. Please ask for assistance during office hours or after the class to view our selection! Support our community by buying local! We offer locally made leotards at affordable prices!

For Parents of Pre-Competitive, Interclub Athletes:

Selection for these program is made by Celestina only, she will give notices to the selected athletes with information about the program and payment. If you are NOT a member of our club and wish to be assest in order to be in our Competitive Program, a $25 assestment fee(cash only) will be required and please send an e-mail to After selection: In order to secure your child's placement in the Pre-Competitive, Interclub program, a registration-fee is required at the time of registration. The amounts for registration-fee and monthly payments are provided in the notices. Please provide post-dated cheques for the 1st of the month with specified amounts. No exception!

PARENTS: again, please remember that the notice with the selection for the Competitive program is only for the period mentioned in the paper, meaning that the athlete CAN'T register after 1 or 2 years after selection, the offer to join the Competitive team is made only for a limited time and if the deposit is NOT paid to secure a spot in the time frame specified on the note, another athlete can be selected.

Withdrawing from the program must be received in writing, one month notice is required.

Unfortunately, telephone cancellations will not be considered valid. Students withdrawing permanently from program will have cheques returned, with the exception of the month in progress.

NSF fee is $20.

We belive that every child is special, we value each individuals needs, aspirations and abilities.

Please check our program on the right pane!

Unit A, 20120 115A Ave, Maple Ridge, V2X 0Z4