About us.

The Urban Factory is a bespoke training facility based in South Tyneside. Serving the whole North East we offer high quality training in Cheerleading, Tumbling, Gymnastics, Parkour (Freerunning).  In addition to a vast evening and weekend programme , we also offer school programmes, Pre-School Classes, parties and venue hire.

TUF is one of the largest training facilities in the country and we are incredibly proud of the work achieved. Our venue offers a full 9 panel cheerleading competition floor, a 7 panel sprung gymnastic floor, 6 panel matted floor, 1 fast track and 1 tumble track. We also have a purpose build parkour area. In addition to the above her also have a range of soft play equipment.

The Urban Factory provides a fun, safe and inclusive environment for local families to enjoy a wide range of exciting and innovative activities. We hope our members build confidence, gain new friends and feel part of a fantastic network of local families.

We offer a range of recreational classes in Cheerleading, Gymnastics, Tumbling and Parkour (freerunning). Classes start from 2.5 years and over.

For those wanting a little more than a recreational programme, we have 3 development pathways. These offer a dedicated training program and are ideal for those wanting to train a little more, compete or perform.

Those wanting to advance in tumbling and move into NORTH EAST TUMBLE ACADEMY.

Our Parkour athletes can move into NORTH EAST PARKOUR SQUADS

Our cheerleaders can join NORTH EAST CHEER ALLSTARS

For more info on our recreational programme or development pathways, please email us on info@theurbanfactory.co.uk