Midwest Twisters’ girls recreational program begins at age 5. Classes are divided by ability. We teach gymnastics in a fun child-focused environment. FUN is the top priority and the physical benefits are second! Classes help develop self-confidence, motor-skills: balance, agility, speed, strength and more… Gymnastics serves as an excellent base for ALL sports, give your child the edge and see how fun gymnastics can be! Class schedules by location are available above.
The class levels are listed below:
Mighty’s & Tornados classes – Girls ages 5 & up with little or no gymnastics experience.
Cyclones – Child has accomplished all the skills in Tornados including cartwheels & bridges on floor, straight jumps on beam and front supports on bars. Any new student must come in for a skill test.
Hurricanes – Child has accomplished all the skills in Cyclones including handstand hold & bridge kickovers off a mat on floor, split jumps & levers on beam and hip pullovers on bars. Any new student must come in for a skill test.
Typhoons – Child has accomplished all the skill in Hurricanes. Any new student must come in for a skill test.
Tsunamis – Child has accomplished all the skill in Typhoons. Any new student must come in for a skill test.
Level 2 – This is our introduction to competitive gymnastics. Our Level 3 program is is for any student currently enrolled in either our Typhoon or Tsunami levels. Students will learn the official Level 2 routines from USA Gymnastics and perform them at 2 or 3 competition. Additional fees include: Uniform, USA Gymnastics Jr. Membership, Competitive Entry Fees. For more information, speak with the front desk or talk to your coach.’