The Frankfort YMCA offers year round basic gymnastics and tumbling instruction for girls and boys ages 18 months through 12 years. Classes are offered once a week for 8 weeks and are held in the upstairs Sullivan Gym at the Downtown YMCA.
Tiny Tumblers (Ages 18 Months-3 Years)
Toddlers will climb, slide, jump, roll, balance, and crawl in this introductory gymnastics and tumbling class. Parent participation is required.
Preschool Gymnastics (Ages 3-5 Years)
This class teaches balance, coordination, flexibility, and intro tumbling and gymnastics skills in a fun, age appropriate environment. Preschoolers will learn basic movements and beginning tumbling including rolls, jumps, handstands, bar and balance beam skills.
Basic Gymnastics (Ages 6-12 Years)
This is a beginner level class that will introduce children to basic gymnastics and tumbling skills. Children will learn stretching exercises, rolls, jumps, splits, cartwheels, handstands, bridges, backbends, walkovers, and basic bar, balance beam and vault skills.
Intermediate Gymnastics (Ages 6-12 Years)
This class is for students with basic gymnastics experience. Fundamental skills will be perfected and more difficult skills will be introduced. Students will learn a round-off, front handspring, toe touches, bridge kick-over, and starting back handsprings. Bar, beam, and vault skills will continue to be developed.