Gymnastics

There are a variety of classes for children and teens.

 

MOM/POP AND TOT—A fun time for parents to interact with their toddler as they’re introduced to gymnastics &  motor skills on their level.  All apparatus used are kid friendly for age and size.  Ages 15 months—2 1/2 years.

MINI TOTS—This class is just for toddlers, helping them develop gymnastics and motor skills on their level. This class would also help children enhance their listening and social skills in a structured and fun atmosphere.  All apparatus used are kid friendly for age and size.  Ages 2 1/2—3 1/2 years.

TUMBLE TIGERS 1/TUMBLE TIGERS 2/TUMBLE TIGERS 3—Gymnastic classes that use all gymnastics equipment and introduces basic skills and progressions appropriate for the ages and abilities.   TTI Ages 3 1/2—4 1/2 years; TT2 Ages 4 1/2—5 1/2 years; TT3 Ages 5 1/2—7 years.  (When your child reaches the maximum age for Tumble Tigers, consult with instructor before signing up for next level of Tumble Tigers.)

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MINI TEAM—For the young gymnast that is ready to progress to the next level of skills.  The class will concentrate on developing strength, flexibility, proper form and skills in a fun and safe environment.  Ages 4—5 1/2 years.  Gymnast must be evaluated.

TUMBLE TIGERS 4—For the young gymnast that is ready to progress to the next level of skills.  The class will concentrate on developing strength, flexibility, proper form and skills in a fun and safe environment.  Ages 5—7 years.  Gymnast must be evaluated.

GIRLS GYMNASTICS 1—3 (Progressive) – A set of classes for girls to learn basic gymnastics skills through appropriate skill progressions on women’s events.  Gymnast begin with Girls Gym 1 and must complete an evaluation to progress to the next level.  Ages 6 & Up.

BOYS GYMNASTICS 1—2 (Progressive) – A set of classes for boys to learn basic gymnastics skills through appropriate skill progressions on men’s events.  Gymnast begin with Boys Gym 1 and must complete an evaluation to progress to the next level.  Ages 6 & Up.

TEAM BOYS/GIRLS (Groups/Levels) – These classes are for the Competitive Teams, which travel to local gyms to compete against other teams.  Gymnasts must be evaluated by the instructor to participate on team. 

TUMBLING (1–2 (Progressive)—Students will learn strength and flexibility to accomplish the basic tumbling skills.  Ages 6 & Up.

NEW……SPECIAL NEEDS GYMNASTICS–A gymnastics class with a smaller ratio for children that require a little extra help from their coaches.   Ages 7-12

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Gymnastics Instructors

Gymnastics is one of the best individual sports to help children build self-confidence, flexibility, agility & body control.  The Recreation Department is proud to have as gymnastics instructors:

Janelle Tencza is the lead instructor of our early childhood gymnastics program.  She grew up in Milton, GA and has been involved in the sport of gymnastics for over 40 years as a gymnast and coach.  She has taught classes and teams for Miss Trish and Coach Deven for over 15 years here at the Cumming Recreation and Parks Department.  She graduated from Brigham Young University with a degree in Athletic Training and Sports Medicine and is currently a member of USA Gymnastics and AAU Gymnastics.