Gymnastics for Kids (ages 5+)
Gymnastics is a part of our human nature. Mountain Kids Louisville is a safe, fun place to build a healthy foundation for life. A place where kids of all ages build on this instinct to realize their true potential. Want to help your child get the hang of how to live a happy, healthy life? Start now, and discover how beneficial gymnastics for kids can be.
Gymnastics teaches more than just flips & twists, it gives your child skills for life!
Gymstar Class Descriptions (ages 5+)
The sport of gymnastics has much to offer the young athlete. In addition to balance, strength, flexibility, overall coordination, spatial awareness and self-confidence, gymnastics is fun! Classes for all students are organized so that safety and fun combine for an optimal learning experience. Fundamental skills are taught at all levels in a consistent, progressive manner to provide success in gymnastics and other sports.
Classes are once a week unless otherwise specified. Students are always welcome to enroll in more than one day.
Super Stars (ages 5-7)
Super Stars I: A beginner level class for young school age gymnasts.
Super Stars II: An advanced beginner class for our young gymnasts. Students in this class can perform the following skills; forward roll to stand, cartwheels, demonstrate confidence on high beam, backward rolls, and handstands against a wall.
Super Stars III: An intermediate level class for our young gymnasts who have passed Super Stars I & II. Students in this class can perform pullovers, back hip circles, cartwheels, handstands, and kick-overs from a mat.
Rising Stars (ages 8+)
Rising Stars I: A beginner level class for gymnasts 8+. A great class for those just starting gymnastics.
Rising Stars II: An intermediate level class for gymnasts who have passed Rising Stars I or with previous gymnastics experience. Students in this class can perform the following skills; bridge kickovers from mat, cartwheels, handstand forward rolls, pullovers, and back hip circles.
Rising Stars III: 1.5hr 2 times a week: An invitational class for gymnasts who have passed Rising Stars II. This is an advanced class for gymnasts who are interested in becoming part of our XCEL gymnastics team. This class meets 2x a week.
Shooting Stars (Invitation Only)
The Shooting Stars program is an accelerated class program for gymnasts who are interested in progressing toward a competitive gymnastics career. Gymnasts must be tested and invited by one of our USAG team coaches for entry into this program.
Shooting Stars I/II: 1.5hr
Shooting Stars III: 1.5hr (2 times a week required)
USAG Girls & XCEL Competitive Teams (ages 7+)
Mountain Kids Gymnastics is dedicated to providing a healthy team program. We are dedicated to putting the best interest of your gymnast as a person and growing athlete first and winning second. In the end, it is the health, enjoyment, friendships and life skills they gain from gymnastics that they will carry with them long after the medals, trophies and ribbons get put in a box and stored in an attic.
Mountain Kids Louisville offers both USAG & XCEL Competitive teams for girls. We are a USAG Member Club. A healthy, well rounded approach helps our gymnasts remain challenged and motivated while building self-confidence. Membership is by invitation. Inquire for pricing.