Whether you're looking for something new and exciting to try or working towards a personal fitness goal, you will find it here!
Barrie Circus School offers unique fitness classes for all ages 6+ and all levels.
Adult Aerial Beginner
The Circus Company and the Barrie Circus School offers a gentle introduction to aerial arts for beginners only. Join us for an exciting aerial adventure at whatever pace suits you best. This class focuses on learning foundation skills on the silks or hoop, building core strength, and learning from the ground up. This class is “first time flyer friendly” which means that everyone is welcome to join and everyone is a beginner. It is the perfect way to build up your strength and flexibility while trying out aerial arts in comfortable environment.
Learn the fundamentals of aerial silks or Lyra and have fun while doing it! The Barrie Circus School offers programs that focus on your progressive development on your apparatus of choice while increasing your core strength and flexibility. Students participating in class will come from a wide variety of backgrounds from a beginner to an intermediate level. Students new to the activity will learn the fundamentals of the aerial arts, while intermediate students will continue to increase their skills, tricks and techniques.
Learn the fundamentals of aerial silks and have fun while doing it! For ages 12-17, the Barrie Circus School offer classes that focus on your progressive development on the aerial silks while increasing your core strength and flexibility. Students participating in class will come from a wide variety of backgrounds from a beginner to an intermediate level. Students new to the activity will learn the fundamentals of the aerial arts, while intermediate students will continue to increase their skills, tricks and techniques.
Circus Kids 1- 60 minute program is designed for children ages 6-8 years.
Circus Kids 2- 60 minute program is designed for children ages 9-11 years.
Students of the Barrie Circus School will have the opportunity to learn about the world of the aerial and circus arts in a safe and fun environment. The class will cover a variety of circus practices including; aerial silks, aerial lyra, aerial hammock, static trapeze, hand balancing tricks, body balancing, juggling, hula hoop, slack line and much more. Classes are designed to develop students strength, coordination and flexibility while promoting a healthy active lifestyle.
If you can’t get enough of the circus arts, then this class is for you. The Barrie Circus School's Senior & Junior Demo Team is designed for those looking for more of a challenge, who want to work in a competitive type of class with more challenging wraps, locks and climbs. This is a performing focused class. Conditioning and stretching is emphasized. You can expect more performance time during our student shows as well as potential community performances. Coach recommendation is required to join this class. Ask us if you are eligible!
Our 2 hour Homeschool Circus Program is a great way to offer physical education to your child throughout their week. Children learn the fundamentals of circus arts on a variety of aerial and ground circus apparatus. Each child will have the opportunity to develop their skills and tricks on the aerial silks, aerial hammock, aerial hoop, static trapeze, hand balancing canes, hula hoop, juggling and much more.
Private lessons are a great way to increase your skill level, strength and flexibility. Get one on one instruction on any or all apparatus of your choice. contact us to set up your class time that works for you!
Offered on a first come, first serve basis.
If you are a beginner or advanced aerialist, this is your opportunity to practice your skills. Open gym is for extra training time only. It is not set up to learn wild skills that are out of your current limits. Please note that at Open Gym time, it is your responsibility to know your limits. If you are not practicing “safe silks”, you will be asked to leave
Did you know hula hoop are not just for spinning on your waist? In this 60 minute class you will learn the foundations of hula hooping on and off the body plus some fun tricks to wow your friends and family. It is the perfect full body workout and makes a great warm up for your aerial class!