Help Phoenix Rise from COVID

by Phoenix Gymnastics Club in Water Oakley, England, United Kingdom

We did it
On 20th July 2020 we successfully raised £2,395 ( + est. £440.00 Gift Aid ) with 72 supporters in 28 days

To ensure the safe return and survival of our beloved gymnastics club for the children of Windsor, Maidenhead and surrounding areas.

by Phoenix Gymnastics Club in Water Oakley, England, United Kingdom

What are we funding for?

Since March and due to the Covid-19 crisis, we've been unable to offer gymnastics at the club.  We have over 800 local children aged 18 months to 18 years missing their sport!

We have had some members still pay their fees or reduced fees for which we are so very grateful for and this has covered some of outgoings.  That said, our small reserves were not designed for a crisis of this duration and so we have been looking at next steps.

Our income has been severely affected through not being able to be able to run PlayGym and we have cancelled our Club Championships which is a significant source of income, relied upon each year to support the growth and development of the club. We are also continuing to employ the services of our coaches to ensure that they are financially secure, still with us when we return, and to keep the fabric of the club alive by delivering online training and content. 

We will need additional funds to manage a safe return to gymnastics (e.g. more time and equipment to accommodate social distancing measures).

Lastly we are in the final stages of our dream to move to the new club in Fifield – this will involve a large fundraising campaign and any spare funds are being directed to this goal.

In short, we need some reserves to see us through this crisis.

Double your money!

The good news is that Sport England and Crowdfunder have now launched a fund to help us. Importantly, the fund will double any contributions that we make.  We have set a target of raising £10,000 by the end of July which if successful will then be boosted by Sport England to a final total of £20,000!


We are a hugely valued part of the Windsor community and hope that you will contribute to our project.  

Many thanks in advance for your support


This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£25 or more

£25 Reward - Phoenix Membership

Pledge £25 for an entry into the draw, a thank you and Phoenix Membership for your son or daughter for 2020/21 (Please note this does not include British Gymnastics Membership)

£5 or more

£5 - Prize Draw Entry to win £50

By pledging £5 we will enter you into our Prize draw to win £50 which will be drawn in September and a thank you in our newsletter!

£10 or more

£10 Reward - Prize Draw and a Coffee on us!

Pledge £10 and you will receive an entry into the draw, a thank you and a coffee on us when we're back!

£50 or more

4 of 50 claimed

£50 Reward - PlayGym Pass

An entry into the prize draw, a thank you and 10 PlayGym entry passes for when we return

£100 or more

3 of 50 claimed

£100 Reward - Phoenix Leotard

If you pledge £100 you will receive an entry into the draw, a thank you and a Phoenix leotard

£1,000 or more

0 of 1 claimed

£1000 Reward - Exclusive sponsorship

Sponsorship of the Club for 2020/21 which will include monthly social media shout outs for a year, sponsorship of the Annual Christmas Display and a half page advert in the training day which is given to all members.

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