Gymnastics

Anything but routine!

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Register before September 11 for both sessions and save $10 on each session!

Fall Session 1
6-Week Program
September 21 - October 30
No classes October 31

Fall Session 2
6-Week Program
November 2 - December 19
NO CLASSES: 3/30-4/4, 4/11
No classes November 23-28


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Gymnastics at a Glance

Intro to Gymnastics
Intro classes are the first levels without parent participation. Focus is on gross motor skills, confidence and independence. Age-appropriate tumbling skills that are introduced include straddle rolls, front & back rolls, donkey kicks and cartwheels. Children are introduced to basic skills on vault, bars, beam and floor and rings for boys. Skill circuits are introduced on all equipment.

During Phase 4, the following classes are with a parent/guardian:
Beanie & Teddy Bears (Co-Ed)3 yrs to 3 years, 11 months
Koala Bears (Girls)Pre Kindergarten
Grizzly Bears (Boys)4-5 yrs (Pre-K and Kindergarten)
  
Without parent/guardian:
Koala & Kodiak Bears (Girsl)Pre-K and Kindergarten
Kodiak Bears (Girls)Kindergarten
Beginners 1Entering 1st grade & Up

Advanced Gymnastics

(Instructor’s Consent Required)  
With the basic skills learned in the intro classes, more difficult skills are introduced in the advanced levels, including handstands to handstand rolls, one-arm cartwheels to round-offs, back bends to back walkovers, front limbers and cartwheels on low beam. Advanced classes focus on technique, strength, flexibility and advancement of skills in tumbling and on gymnastics equipment. Skill circuits on all equipment are completed in each level.

Polar Bears (girls)5-6 yrs (kindergarten)
Grizzly Bears (boys)5-6 yrs (kindergarten)
Beginners 2 (co-ed)1st grade & up
Beginners 3 (girls)1st grade & up
Intermediates (girls)1st grade & up

Competitive Travel Teams

(Instructor’s Consent Required)  
The Beamer Teams are entering their 40th year of the Illinois Park District Gymnastics Conference (IPDGC). Competing teams include Tumbling, Prep Optionals and Optionals. Competitive teams require a year-round commitment. For more information, contact Miss Dawn at (630) 529-3650 or bgc.missdawn@gmail.com.

Tumbling Team4 & up
Prep Optionals6 yrs & up
Optionals6 yrs & up

  
  


From Our Residents
Gymnastics is so fun here!!!! It couldn’t get any better!!!
- Jenny P. | Post-class Gymnastics Survey