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Our Gymnastics program offers classes for those looking to grow as a gymnast and a team option for those advanced gymnasts who want to compete.

Progressive Gymnastics
(Ages 5 & Up)


No Gymnastics Experience?  Rollers is a beginning developmental class which will lay the foundation on which all other progressive gymnastics skills are built. (50 minutes; 7:1 ratio)

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Gymnast must be able to do forward and backwards rolls, handstand and cartwheel on the floor, front support rolldown on bars, and walk in releve in all directions on the beam. (50 minutes; 7:1 ratio)

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Gymnast must be able to do a backbend and bridge kickover on the floor, pullover unassisted on the bars, and front support mount and tuck jump on beam. (70 minutes; 7:1 ratio)

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Gymnast must be able to do a handstand forward roll and backbend kickover on the floor, 2 legged pullover and backhip circle on bars, whip up mount, handstand and cartwheel to handstand on the beam. (70 minutes x 2 days; 7:1 ratio) Now A 2 Day A Week Class!

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Progressive Boys Gymnastics

Boys Beginner Gymnastics (Ages 6 - 12) *NEW*

Little or no experience? This is the beginning developmental class that will lay the foundation for subsequent skills!

Tuesday 4:00 – 4:50pm • Wednesday 5:00 – 5:50pm
Meyer Downstairs Gym • 5 weeks
Members $68 • Non-Members $98

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Boys Intermediate Gymnastics (Ages 6 - 12)*NEW*

Must have passed Boys Beginner Level with a report card. Some of the prerequisites are pullover to front support on the bar, jump to P-block support hold, cartwheel, handstand 2 second hold, and more.

Wednesday 6:00 – 7:00pm
Meyer Downstairs Gym • 5 Weeks
Members $73 • Non-Members $103

Questions? Contact Tammy at

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Gymnastics Specialty Classes

Adaptive Open Gym (Ages 5 - 10)

These fun days are designed for students that need extra supervision and a small student to coach ratio while playing in our big gym! Spaces are limited. Contact Tammy for more info at (45 min; 5:1 ratio)

Members & Non-Members FREE • Call Ahead To Sign Up!
Must Register At Least 24 Hours In Advance!

Adaptive Gymnastics Open Gym
Come explore the room & have fun on the equipment with us today!
Tuesday, March 5th • 4:30 – 5:15pm • Meyer Downstairs Gym

Adaptive Ninja Day
Come be a ninja & go around, over & under obstacles with us!
Wednesday, April 17th • 4:30 – 5:15pm • Meyer Downstairs Gym

Private Lessons

Private Lessons

Must be scheduled with coach and approved by the Gymnastics Director. Will not be held during regular class times unless approved by the Director. Must be paid for at the TIME OF THE LESSON. Cancellation without notification will result in being charged for the missed lesson.

1 Hour: $40 for members & non-members

Gymnastics Team

Gymnastics Team

This recreational team practices year round and competes in Illinois and Missouri in the AAU Ozark district, in the Xcel Bronze through Diamond Levels and USAG Levels 6 and above. Team spirit, sportsmanship and self-esteem are emphasized.
Team Tryout: Spring tryouts will be announced for next season, must be Glider Level or above to try out for the team. If you have questions or are unsure of your level and want to try out, please contact Kaitlyn Ford at

Gymnastics State, Regionals & Nationals

The Edwardsville YMCA Gymnastics season is underway. We always look forward to working with both athletes and parents as we prepare for another successful competition season.

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Virtual Gym

We know you are missing your Gymnastics classes, but we got you covered with our Virtual Gym!

Make a Homemade Floor Bar
Follow along with the Women’s High Performance Team Director, Tom Forster, as he provides instructions on how to make a floor bar from home! Click here to view.

Norbert’s Athletic Equipment
We recently received an email from Norbert’s providing us with a coupon code that provides our gym with 5% cash back on all purchases. Currently, they have many items in stock and ready to ship for athletes to exercise at home. You can visit their website HERE. Make sure to use code YM010 at checkout!

Basic Dance for Gymnasts

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