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Gymnastics for Girls,8-12, Weds 5:45pm Sess 2

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 @ 5:45 PM (EST) - Wednesday, February 25, 2015 @ 6:30 PM (EST)
Community House 735 Longmeadow Street LongmeadowMA  01106
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 @ 5:45 PM (EST) - Wednesday, February 25, 2015 @ 6:30 PM (EST)
Community House 735 Longmeadow Street LongmeadowMA  01106

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Description

Gymnastics is for girls ages 8-12 years of age, beginner through intermediate level. The Girls Gymnastics introduces training of skills on JR Olympic apparatus: Balance Beam, Uneven Bars, Vault and Tumbling. Our equipment also includes a back handspring trainer that safely instructs a gymnast for the proper form and technique for learning back handsprings and back walkovers. All of the equipment adjusts in size for proper training and is padded for safety. Each child will learn and progress at their own pace from beginner thru intermediate levels. No experience is required. This is an excellent opportunity for girls to master strength and conditioning exercises and enhance other programs like cheerleading, dance or acro classes they are enrolled in. Beam skills like jumping, turns, rolls, cartwheels, walkovers and routines; Vault skills include proper running, flank and straddle. Uneven bar skills; hip pullovers, cast, support, front and back hip circle and kick ups. Girls are asked to wear leotards with or without warm-up suits. Shorts and t-shirts that are not oversized or restricted are allowed. Long hair must be pulled back, and no jewelry is allowed. Socks should not be worn because of the lack of traction on the equipment. Classes run from September through May and culminate in year-end performance with medals presented to every child in the "Olympic Tradition". No classes 9/25, 12/24, 12/25, 1/1, 2/18, 2/19, 4/22, 4/23, Instructor is Lorrie Rousseau. Visit usachampionkids.com for pictures and additional information.



Activity

Gymnastics for Girls,8-12, Weds 5:45pm Sess 2 #2129.334

Price

Resident: $145.00
Non-resident: $155.00

Type

LPRD PROGRAM

Meeting dates

From December 3, 2014 to February 25, 2015
Each Wednesday from 5:45pm to 6:30pm
Except the following dates:
Wednesday,December 24, 2014
Wednesday,December 31, 2014
Wednesday,February 18, 2015

Meeting time

5:45pm to 6:30pm

Department

Trelease Qualified LPRD Programs

Activity Category

Youth Sports & Fitness

Registration dates

Standard registration opens: Aug 13, 2014
Internet registration opens: Aug 13, 2014

Status

6 openings remaining

Ages

At least 8 but less than 12y 11m

Gender

Female

Location

Comm. House Main Auditorium at Community House

Instructor

Lorrie Rousseau

Supervisor

Cristina Judd

Season

Winter 2015

Term

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Organizer Info

  • Longmeadow Parks and Recreation Department

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