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Fall Session I of Gymnastics Begins August 21

Jump, Swing & Tumble at the Glen Ellyn Park District!

The Glen Ellyn Park District gymnastics program is designed for boys and girls of all ages and abilities. We offer instructional programs that provide children an opportunity to learn gymnastic fundamentals in a safe and controlled environment. Classes are available for ages 18 months to 14 years and are open to everyone who has an interest in learning gymnastics. The session runs for seven weeks.

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For more information, call (630) 858-2462.


Gymnastics Class Descriptions

  • Parent/Tot Gymnastics: This fun-filled parent/tot play time program introduces your child to the exciting world of tumbling and gymnastics. Parent/Tot features tumbling and gymnastics equipment, balls, hoops, circles & parachute play. Parent involvement is the key to this class.
  • Tiny Tumblers: This introductory gymnastic class helps develop gross motor skills and body awareness and teach self-confidence while having fun. A variety of gymnastic and tumbling stations will be set up each week to introduce your gymnasts to the basic skills used in this sport. Children must be able to attend class without a parent present.
  • Preschool Gymnastics: A variety of gymnastics and tumbling stations will be set up each week to introduce your gymnast to the basic skills used in this sport. Children must be able to attend class without a parent present.
  • Kindergarten Gymnastics: This class was designed to help refine and develop the gross motor skills taught in previous classes. A higher skill level of gymnastics stations will be set up each week to increase strength, flexibility and coordination.
  • Pre-Developmental Gymnastics: The focus of this slightly advanced program will be on floor exercise, springboard skills, bars, rings and beam. Stretching and conditioning for muscle tone will be included.
  • Developmental Gymnastics: This class is a continuation of Pre-Developmental Gymnastics. Participants will build upon their learned skills to master new maneuvers on floor, bars, beam, springboard, and rings.  Class will also include stretching, apparatus skills and conditioning in a safe and controlled atmosphere.
  • Tumbling: Start out learning the proper way to perform handstands, cartwheels, & more. Participants will build on their skills each session.

 

Details

Date:
August 21

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