Preschool Gymnastics

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When:
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday at 10:00-10:45am

This class is designed to introduce your child to the fun filled world of gymnastics! They will go through obstacle courses on every event – that the “big” kids get to do – in a fun, safe and positive environment! They will learn the age appropriate basics of gymnastics—monkey jump s (cartwheels), donkey kicks (handstands), etc. This is fun for all participants including mom or dad, but please wear your sweats as you will get a work out too!

3/4 years and 5/6 years – Preschool:

When:
3-4 year olds:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday at 10:00-10:45am, 11:00-11:45am, or 5:30-6:15pm
Saturday at 9:00-9:45am and 10:00-10:45am

5-6 year olds:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 10:00-11:0am or 11:00-12:00pm

The preschool classes introduce your preschooler the basics of gymnastics in an age appropriate way. We make it so fun to learn that they have no idea they are exercising! As they learn, the smaller gymnastics skills starts turning into “real” gymnastics before your eyes! Every class is designed for all levels of learning – quick or slow, strong or a bit challenged, every child will feel they can succeed!

Preschool Rhythmic Gymnastics

When:
3-4 year olds:
Tuesdays at 10:00am – 10:45am

5-6 year olds:
Tuesdays at 11:00am – 12:00noon

Rhythmic gymnastics is a mix between artistic gymnastics and dance. Rhythmic is based off of ballet technique, while incorporating pre-acrobatic skills , contortion, and rhythmic equipment. Rhythmic equipment includes jump rope, ball, hoop, clubs, and ribbon. Rhythmics became an Olympic sport in 1982.

In this class, they will learn:

  • Basic dance technique and steps
  • To connect dance steps to music
  • Basic handling skills with the ball, hoop, rope, and ribbon.
  • Develop hand eye coordination while playing with balloons, scarves, and feathers.
  • Basic pre-acrobatic tumbling skills (rolls, cartwheels, back bends, chin stands)
  • Safe ways to stretch and strengthen their muscles