Welcome to the


Growth Academy

the world’s leading educational programme for ambitious gymnastics coaches.

Gymnastics growth academy

The Nick Ruddock Gymnastics Growth Academy exists to make you a better coach and improve your athletes’ performance and wellbeing.

We do that by making cutting edge and industry leading education available to you, no matter your background, budget or situation.

For just £47 a month, you’ll learn from some of the sharpest minds in the sport, and access practical, actionable content that doesn’t just show you how to become a better coach, but delves deep into the why behind everything you’re doing too.

for just £7

What’s different about the Gymnastics Growth Academy?

The truth is that there’s a lot of gymnastics content out there, you only have to fire up YouTube to see that.

But what makes the Academy different is our focus on the holistic development of your coaching skills.

Yes, you’ll get plenty of content on technique, drills and exercises, but it doesn’t stop there.

We’ll delve deep into the WHY behind drills, providing you with vital background that – when understood – will empower you to make the right decisions for you and your athletes every time.

As well as expert mentoring and coaching from Nick and his team, members also get tremendous value from other members within the community – spending time with people in the same situation as you can be a hugely helpful way to improve and develop your own coaching ability.

Is the Gymnastics Growth Academy for you?

If you’re a gymnastics coach, and you’re serious about growth, this is the right place for you.

Never before have so many resources been made available in one place, with new resources added every single week, and never before has the gymnastics community had a place to rub shoulders with likeminded people, and get expert help on specific problems and opportunities within your gym.

If you really want to become the best possible coach, and you want the best for your athletes, then joining the Academy is a no-brainer.

I am absolutely loving the Gymnastics Growth Academy so far! There is so much fantastic content and I can see that it’s going to be a really valuable tool for my future development.

Alex Watts

We, the gymnastics community, are blessed to have such a great resource right at our fingertips ... the Gymnastics Growth Academy has inspired me to constantly strive to be a better coach to my athletes.

Anna Kidd

What ‘you get’ in the Academy

The core of the Academy is the regular online content you’ll receive each and every month.

From advanced learning models through to weekly educational videos and live broadcasts, Nick and his team work hard every single month to deliver you content that’ll make the biggest difference to you and your athletes.

The knowledge you’ll access as an Academy member is hard-won – it reflects Nick’s 17+ years of learning in the field of gymnastics, working with 24 international federations, as a national coach for British Gymnastics and as a consultant to countless gymnastics clubs around the world.

The content is delivered in several different ways, and can be accessed on-demand, which means that however busy your lifestyle is, you’ll get maximum value from your Academy experience.

WEEKLY Educational Videos
WEEKLY Live Broadcasts
WEEKLY Technique Analysis
Private Facebook Group Access
OVER 13 HOURS OF Masterclass Recordings Access from 2020>

we have coaches from over 20 countries participating

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the knowledge Quadrant

The quadrant covers four key areas of knowledge that coaches require, Know yourself, know the athlete, know the sport, know how to teach.

We delve into a range of topics including, but not limited to;

Nick has really hit the nail on the head with the Gymnastics Growth Academy, providing great depth of information over a great breadth of topics. I love how personal it is and having such a fantastic community of likeminded people really is incredible. I have learnt so many invaluable lessons already and can't wait for more to come - thanks Nick!

Imogen Ogden

Inspiring and life changing

Karin Bretzel

I’m loving the Growth Academy so far. It’s sparked off lots of new ideas and changes for me. 

Jane Walters

The Gymnastics Growth Academy is proud to support the coaches of the Dutch National Gymnastics Team

The benefits of joining the Academy

The Academy isn’t just another programme. It reflects a movement that puts the progression of gymnastics front and centre.

And when you join, and implement what you learn and discover, you’ll benefit hugely:

Boost Your Confidence

Knowing that the things you’re teaching your athletes are designed to get the best out of them.

Improve your knowledge

As the saying goes, the more you know, the more you grow, and the knowledge you’ll access as an Academy member will make you a smarter and savvier coach.

Feel part of something special

The Gymnastics Growth Academy is a special community of coaches, and when you become a member, you’ll never be alone on your journey.

Have more fun

Life’s about doing things that you enjoy and things that mean something. The Academy provides both. If you’ve stagnated in your coaching, and turning up at the gym is turning into a slog, the Academy can help you change that.

The Gymnastic Growth Academy literally changed my life.

Julian Knoll

I am loving the content included in the membership!

Carla Hoeppner

This has been amazing

Katie Cramer



3,2,1 ...Grow!

Your investment to become an Academy member is just £47 a month, an absolute steal for the quantity and quality of content available.

To get instant access to the Academy, and start accessing cutting edge content that really will improve your coaching, help you get better results for your athletes and bring the fun back into gymnastics,

start your £7 trial today by clicking on the orange button.