Welcome to Calisthenics Association of Queensland Inc.

Calisthenics is one of the fastest growing artistic sports – unique to Australia.

The word calisthenics comes from the Greek words ‘kallos’ for beauty and ‘thenos’ for strength. Indeed, the components of the sport aim at achieving those physical attributes, but the sport also influences the emotional and social development of girls and boys through friendship and teamwork. Calisthenics, as we know it today, involves a team of pupils learning routines choreographed to music – each of about three to four minutes duration – and presenting those routines at competitions. Pupils learn approximately six routines concurrently throughout a year and this is where the diversity of the sport is seen. There are different levels of Calisthenics; some clubs have non-competitive classes, performing only at their annual concert. Other teams compete during the year at a number of competitions, performing on stage in costumes. Queensland also has a State Representative Team that competes at the Australian National Championships.

Latest News at Calisthenics Queensland

Queensland State Duo/Solo/Graceful Championships – 30th May 2015 – Matthew Flinders Performing Arts

Posted on April 27th, 2015

Not long now till our girls shine on the stage.  Please click below for more information regarding our upcoming solo comps.

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Nationals 2015 Merchandise Order Form

Posted on February 15th, 2015

The 2015 Nationals Merchandise Order form is below, orders are due in by 15th April.  There will only be limited stock for sale at the Nationals so get your orders in now.

Merchandise Order form

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