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This is specially tailored to the needs of the modern preschooler and toddler.  Identified needs, based on scientific research, include socio-psychological, cognitive, perceptual, physical and motor maturation needs.  All these factors are taken into account when preparing a session especially for them, in order to provide maximum benefit. However, this is done whilst ensuring the necessary stimulation of these growth factors in a pleasant and playful manner.

Preschool programme outcomes (GymMunkees):
  • Increased muscle tone;
  • Development of gross motor skills;
  • Improved balance and orientation;
  • Body awareness and spatial orientation;
  • Socialisation in sport and through sport;
  • Improved self-esteem through achievement;
  • Introduction to the sport;
  • Familiarisation of basic concepts and techniques of the sport;
  • Introducing basic elements and movements’ fundamental and inherent to the sport;
  • Preparing for later induction into more advanced levels of participation;
  • Providing an alternative to regular school sports when reaching school going age; and
  • Fun and enjoyment.
Target Group

This section is tailored for children ranging between the ages of 4 years and 7 years.  However, children from as young as 30 months have been enrolled and accommodated successfully.  In general average initial enrollment ages range between 42 - 54 months.

Scheduled Session

A single one-hour long session per week, currently scheduled for Wednesday afternoons.

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Preschoolers in action