We offer a Girls Tumbling Program is designed with the emphasis of fun first, accomplishment second. There are 3 levels in the Girls Tumbling Program. Our program is designed to build on skills as they move forward to the next level at Mercury. The tumbling classes are 55 minutes in length giving your child plenty of time to explore their skills on floor.
Level 1 - Beginning Tumbling (5 to 8 Years Old)
Beginning Tumbling is a 55 minute instructional class designed for girls 5 to 8 years old who have NO experience. This class will focus on the following skills: cartwheels, round offs, dive rolls, handstands, forward rolls, run & hurdle techniques and front handspring step out over barrel/off wedge.
Level 2 - Intermediate Tumbling
Intermediate Tumbling is a 55 minute instructional class designed for girls 6 years old & up. They MUST HAVE a good cartwheel, round off, dive roll and spotted back handspring. This class will focus on the following skills: run & hurdle round off to back handspring, standing back handspring, run and hurdle to 2 connected cartwheels, front handspring step out and front handspring rebound.
Level 3- Advanced Tumbling
Advanced Tumbling is a 55 minute instructional class designed for girls 8 years old & up that have the following skills: round off back handspring. In this class gymnasts will work on perfecting round off back handspring, adding multiple back handsprings and back tucks, standing back tucks, front hand springs, front tucks and other progressional tumbling.