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Children's Instructional Gymnastics Program


Whether you want to learn how to tumble, get some exercise or just have fun, you will find something that meets your gymnastic needs here. No previous experience necessary. We have friendly experienced instructors who will provide children with guided instruction on various events to improve comfort, flexibility, and strength while giving positive reinforcement. We pride ourselves on providing a quality program that is fun and safe. Each class will be led by two enthusiastic instructors to ensure everyone participates and receives positive corrective feedback. On the first day of class, there will be a parent/guardian orientation that we encourage all parents to attend. If you or your child is a person with a disability and desire assistance or accommodation, please notify Liz Greenlee at eagreen@vt.edu

You must REGISTER online first and payments can be made online or in person at 142 McComas Hall with cash, credit cards or checks prior to the first day of class.  Please make checks payable to: Treasurer of Virginia Tech. Fall 2014 Registration will begin August 12 and close on August 31. Session II Registration will begin September 29 and close on October 12.

Refunds
All sales are final. Partial refunds (subject to an administrative charge) will only be given if medical documents is provided stating that the participant can no longer continue with the physical activity program.

PRIVATE LESSONS
Designed to provide one-on-one thirty minutes of instruction for youth intermediate and advanced gymnasts. Private lessons offer an excellent opportunity to explore your potential. These classes may be taken in addition to a regular class or by themselves. The lessons are set at a time which is convenient for both you and the instructor. Multiple participants are not allowed to split the cost of the package.

1 Session Package - $25.00
2 Session Package - $50.00
3 Session Package - $75.00
4 Session Package - $100.00


CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Tumble Tots - Designed for 2 and 3 year olds to help build coordination. The class will use various mats, beams, trampolines, and obstacles on the floor. Parent participation is REQUIRED. Classes are on Tuesday or Thursday 5:00 - 5:30pm. $45.00. Session I runs from September 2 - October 10. Session II runs from October 13 - November 21. Sessions are limited to 12 participants. 

Tumble Foundations - Designed for 4 – 6 year old beginning gymnasts. These classes aim to improve flexibility, coordination, and balance. Basic gymnastic skills will be taught on the floor, beam, bars, vault, and trampoline. Additionally, girls will learn balance beam and boys will learn rings and pommel horse. Classes are on Tuesdays 5:40 - 6:40pm. $60.00. Session I runs from September 2 - October 10. Session II runs from October 13 - November 21. Sessions are limited to 16 boys and 16 girls. 

Tumble Basics - Designed for 7 year olds and older intermediate gymnasts. These classes aim to improve flexibility, coordination, and balance. Basic gymnastic skills will be taught on the floor, beam, bars, vault, and trampoline. Additionally, girls will learn balance beam and boys will learn rings and pommel horse. Classes are on Thursdays 5:40 - 6:40pm. $60.00. Session I runs from September 2 - October 10. Session II runs from October 13 - November 21. Sessions are limited to 16 boys and 16 girls. 

Tumble Advanced - Designed for children who have progressed past the intermediate level. The classes will be offered twice a week and will include strength exercises. All women's events will be practiced with females and all men's events will be practiced with males. Classes are on Mondays and Wednesdays 5:00 - 6:30pm. $60.00. Session I runs from September 2 - October 10. Session II runs from October 13 - November 21. Sessions are limited to 10 boys and 10 girls. 


For More Information

Department of Recreational Sports - (540) 231- 6856 142 McComas Hall (0358) Blacksburg, VA 24061

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