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Parent/Toddler  (walking through age 3)

Class requires child to be walking and with a caregiver. Open exploration with a brief circle time, songs, and stretches.

 

 

Tiny Tumblers  (2 1/2 - 3 years old)

A class for children who are ready for more structure. This class requires a caregiver who will help guide the child through obstacle courses. This class helps to prepare toddlers for our Mini Flippers (age 3) class.

 

 

Mini Flippers  (3 years old)

A class focused on listening and directional skills with fundamental gymnastics. Parents may stay and watch class, but are not required to participate.

 

 

Kids in Motion  (3 - 6 years old)

A great class for siblings! This class will focus on listening and directions, as well as fundamental gymnastics.

 

 

Little Stars  (4 -5 years old)

Class will focus on basic fundamental gymnastics for younger gymnasts.

 

 

 

 

Gymnastics for Grown-Ups

Do you wish there were a place where you could tumble? The Y is the place! Adults of all ages and skill levels are welcome!

 

 

Boys' Tumbling

A class for boys ages 5 and up who would like to learn fundamental and intermediate tumbling. Class will include some uneven bar and vault work.

 

 

Gymnastics Boot Camp

For those who want to build strength to better their gymnastics skills. Ages 7 and up.

 

 

YMCA Stars

This group of YMCA students does performances in and around the community. Past performances include IU Women’s basketball games, BHSS Basketball games, BHSS Gymnastics Meets, and the 2013 fourth of July Parade. Price includes leotard. Financial assistance is not available.

 

 

Adapted Gymnastics

For children with physical and/or developmental disabilities. Ages 5-12.

 

 

Homeschool Class

This is a special class for kids who are homeschooled.

 

 

Open Gym

For Ages 5 and Younger: Non-instructional, open exploration. Supervised by Gymnastics Center staff

 

For Ages 6 and Older: Non-instructional gym time supervised by YMCA Gymnastics Center staff.

 

There will be no Open Gym on Easter Sunday. Open Gym will close May 11 for the summer, and will resume in September.

 

 

Private & Semi-Private Lessons

For information, please contact Michelle Stroud, 812-961-2187, mstroud@monroecountyymca.org

 

 

 

Birthday Parties

For information, visit our Birthday Parties page.

 

We will not be able to host birthday parties on Easter Sunday.

 

MONROE COUNTY YMCA GYMNASTICS CENTER

1917 S. Highland Ave.

Bloomington, IN 47401

 

Session Dates

June 2-29

July 7-31

August 2-31

Open Gym is closed for the summer, and will reopen in September.

 

 

All ages and skill levels are welcome!

Not sure which class is right for your child? Contact Michelle Stroud at 812-961-2187 or mstroud@monroecountyymca.org

 

 

Summer Camp

Don't miss our fantastic program of gymnastics summer camps!

 

 

 

Rollers

This first level of our Progressive program introduces fundamentals on each event. This is the perfect class for a child age 5 or older who has never taken gymnastics.

 

Swingers

In our Level 2 class, we focus on perfecting the fundamentals that were taught in Rollers.

 

 

Kippers

In Level 3, we introduce skills that will  be instrumental in Flyers, Flippers, and Twisters, such as bridge to kick-over, and cartwheels on the low beam.

 

 

Flyers

In Level 4, children will learn the back and front walk-over, and front handspring.

 

 

Flippers

In Level 5, children will learn to back handspring on the floor and back walkover on the low beam.

 

 

Twisters

In Level 6, the final level of our Progressive program, students will begin to learn to connect skills they have mastered in previous classes.

 

 

Advanced Recreational

This class is for students who have tested out of Twisters but do not want to move on to competitive gymnastics. A round-off back handspring is the minimum requirement for this class.

 

 

High School Team Prep

For all skill levels who are in middle school or high school and are looking for a class to focus on specific skills.

 

 

 

 

Back Handspring Class

For girls in the 6th grade through high school who want to master their back handspring. Must be able to do a handstand and cartwheel.

 

 

All-Star Cheer

This is a tumbling class for ages 6-12, and is a precursor to Advanced Cheer Tumbling.

 

 

Advanced Cheer Tumbling

Students must be a current 6th grader or older to register. Must be able to do a round-off back handspring.

 

 

Cheer Clinic

For girls ages 6th grade through college who want to work on tumbling for upcoming tryouts. All skill levels are welcome. Sundays at 4:45pm. Register for one Sunday at a time.

 


Participation Forms

Parents: please print these forms and bring them, completed, to the Gymnastics Center before your child's first class. Y Staff will tell you which forms you need to fill out. Thanks!

Informed Consent Form

Release Waiver

Emergency Information Form