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 our Communicable Disease Plan

The office will be open on Thursdays 4-7pm. Please send us an email at if you have any questions and for the fastest response time.

Notice for next session registration will be sent home with gymnasts from Wed. May 24th to Mon. May 29th

Registration for summer begins on Sat. June 3rd at 10:00 AM ONLINE.

Please check our Summer Program 2023(click here) schedule and cost.

Summer Session 2023: July 4th-August 2nd (5 weeks)

August (3-day) half-day camps: August 7th, 9th and 10th and/or August 14th, 16th and 17th (Mon, Wed and Thurs - 9:00am-1:00pm)

Registration for Fall begins on Sat. July 29th AT 10:00 AM ONLINE. The Fall program will be available to view July 25th

Fall session 2023: September 5th 2023 -December 16th 2023

Link to register:"

Taxes are NOT included. Payment by: VISA/MC

Space is limited. Please register ASAP, especially if you have 2 or more children. In the first few weeks, we will NOT have a waitlist, so please register for what is available. Most of the classes are listed at maximum capacity and moving to a different day is very hard if not impossible.

Please register your child in the correct age and level. Children more than 2 months YOUNGER than the requirement for a class will not be permitted to register. Please do not assume that your child will move to the next level; they need to be able to perform the necessary skills. If you’re not sure, please send an email for confirmation.

Fall 2023 All MEMBERS: Must pay the membership fee valid (Sept 1 2023- Aug 31 2024)

- 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.

The gym and the office are CLOSED on statutory holidays

Important Reminders:

* Arrive to the gym 5 minutes early

* Drop off is only available at the front entrance and we have parking available at the back of our building. PLEASE DO NOT park in other businesses' parking lots especially not the Centre Stage Dance Studio or LUCO concrete (across from us).

* When you drop your child off, leave them at the door (we prefer parents not to come into the gym as space is limited).

* Unfortunately, we do not offer viewings. We do not have a seating area within the gym nor a viewing window for parents to watch their children. Adults are not permitted in the gym. This policy was in place pre-Covid19 and is not a result of the pandemic. Exceptions will be made on a case-by-case basis (anxiety, medical needs etc). During warm weather, the gym doors at the back parking lot will be open and parents are allowed to sneak a peek. Please note that if you choose to watch your child through the back gym doors, the expectation is that coaches and athletes will not be disturbed or distracted by guests.

* For PARENT & TOT classes, please send only ONE parent per child.

* Please send a water bottle with your child and have them wear comfortable clothing. Tie long hair back in a ponytail. Female gymnasts can wear a leotard/bodysuit or an athletic one-piece bathing suit. We offer locally-made gym bodysuits/leotards at great prices from $20 to $35 (tax included). Cash, chq (made payable to Andreea Szilaghi) or E-T at: (use the password “Celestina”). 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.

* Parents, please pick up your children on time. When classes are completed, all athletes must leave promptly.

* If you have any questions or concerns, please send us an email at:

* Wearing a face mask is a personal choice for staff/coaches and athletes.

Heath and safety:

Please keep your child at home…

If they are feeling unwell, have a fever, cough and/or headache. If they are contacted regarding Covid-19 exposure or have tested positive in the last 14 days. By attending club activities, the athlete and guardians of the athlete understand and assume any and all risks associated with potential exposure to the Covid -19 virus. Please notify us by email if your child will miss training.

By attending club activities, the parent /guardian and child understand and assume all risks associated with potential exposure of COVID-19.


Refund Policy

1.If the session has not yet started and it's at least 48h /2 days prior to commencement, all members are eligible for a refund of the full session's cost less a $20.00 administration fee. Requests for withdrawal MUST be done in writing to

2. NO REFUNDS will be issued after the second class. For withdrawals after the first class but before the second class, $42.00 will be retained per child to cover the cost of the first class ($22.00) and the administration fee ($20.00) plus applicable taxes.

3. Credit will only be given mid-session to athletes with serious injuries (i.e. fractures) and a doctor's note. A pro-rated credit will be issued for the balance of the remaining classes to be used for the next available session ONLY

4. No credit or refund will be issued if a second child (sibling) is withdrawn.

5. Illness or self isolation: Unfortunately, no refunds nor credits will be provided for illness or isolation.

6. Make Up Classes: We are at full capacity and we are not able to offer make up classes.

7. Cancelled classes will be announced on our website at, our Facebook page, or please listen to our answering machine at 604-459-4458 if you are in doubt.

8. Celestina Popa Gymnastics Inc. accepts payments from any organization that sponsors families (JumpStart, KidSport and ISPARC). Full payment is required in advance of the start date of the session. Please contact the sponsor early to secure payment/funding before the session starts otherwise parents complete payment and will be reimbursed after their funding has arrived. Please mention the organization's name when registering. If the amount given by the organization is less than the cost/semester, the parents pay the cost difference.

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

Thank you for your continued support!

For Parents of Pre-Competitive, Interclub Athletes:

Selection for these program is made by Celestina only.

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 sell locally made leotards, kids sizes from 4 up to 16, regular prices start from $20 to $35, all tax incl. Support our community by buying local!

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