South Devon School of Gymnastics are committed to safeguarding the welfare of all children, young
persons and adults at risk in our sport. Our aim is to ensure all who participate in gymnastics at our
club have a safe, fun, positive experience and are able to fulfil their potential. To help ensure a safe
environment British Gymnastics has a dedicated Safeguarding team committed to developing and
supporting all aspects of safeguarding and ensuring all concerns are investigated appropriately.

Our 2 club welfare officers are: Laura Harris and Ellie Martin.Please see the links below for more information.

Laura Harris

Laura can be contacted via email:

Ellie Martin

Ellie can be seen in the café and shop or can be contacted via email:


Parents/Gymnasts Handbook

Welcome to South Devon School of Gymnastics.

We operate an open policy and welcome the support of parents or guardians. Wherever possible we will enable you to observe training sessions provided that it does not contravene our health and safety regulations or interrupt or distract the coaching staff in the execution of their professional, paid or unpaid duties.

In this documentation you will find all necessary information regarding fees, club contact information, frequently asked questions and safeguarding. Please make it a priority to read this in full.

Please see the link below.



Children and young people at South Devon school of Gymnastics enjoy many rights. These include the right to be safe, enjoy and achieve and make a positive contribution to school life. SDSG maintains a caring approach to children and any form of bullying, physical, verbal, racial, homophobic, sexist or other type of harassment will not be tolerated.

Please see the link below.

SDSG Anti-Bullying-Policy-Oct-21-22.pdf