It was a great start to summer gymnastics classes today! We welcomed some new friends and tried plenty of new things. I was thrilled to see their confidence soar as the experienced gymnasts lead the way and new gymnasts eagerly watched and learned. I was very pleased with everyone's enthusiasm, bravery, and perseverance! That's no… Continue reading June Gymnastics Classes are Off to a Great Start
I have been wanting to shout out about this awesome piece of equipment I recently scored. It was on my wish list, but I knew it would be a long while before I could afford it. Nonetheless, I already had a spot saved for it in the new gym, which I haven't announced yet. We… Continue reading Equipment Bonus: A Pit
When classes started in January of 2018 for the first time, I took a chance on something new and different in our area. All I really knew was that I wanted to serve our community, have fun, enrich our youth, and help build their confidence, health, friendships, and love for gymnastics. Yes, I'm a planner… Continue reading That’s a Wrap!
Earlier today, you saw this picture, but no real details accompanied it. Here's the scoop, so you can share in my excitement. We picked up the trailer this morning and then I taught swim lessons all afternoon. Upon arriving at home, we loaded up and hit the road for an hour plus pulling a trailer… Continue reading Making More History with Equipment
My Ages 4-7 Intermediate class is one of my most dedicated classes where all the gymnasts work hard all the time. To reward their continuing improvement and strength, I introduced them to back extensions. That is a backwards roll to a handstand. A couple of them got close, but it was Emma Grace who really… Continue reading Back Extension