We offer a Girls Tumbling Program that 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 Years Old & Up)
Beginning Tumbling is a 55 minute instructional class designed for girls 5 years old & up who have NO experience. The class will focus on the following skills: forward roll, handstands, cartwheels, round offs, run & hurdle techniques and kick overs.
Level 2 - Intermediate Tumbling (6 Years Old & Up)
Intermediate Tumbling is a 55 minute instructional class designed for girls 6 years old & up. They MUST HAVE a good straight leg cartwheel, round off rebound, spotted back handspring, and kick over down a wedge. The class will focus on the following skills: run & hurdle round off to back handspring, standing back handspring, run and hurdle to 2 connected cartwheels, and front handspring rebound.
Level 3 - Advanced Tumbling (9 Years Old & Up)
Advanced Tumbling is a 55 minute instructional class designed for girls 9 years old & up that have the following skills: round off back handspring, standing back handspring on tramp, back walkover and front walkover. 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.