Gymnastics

The Rolling Meadows Park District offers a full array of classes from tots through high school ages. Classes are designed to fit the needs of the different age groups and skill levels.


Your Little One's First Gymnastics Class

The Rolling Meadows Park District has classes specifically designed for children ages 1-6.

Gymnastics Hot Shot Tots

Ages 11 months-3 years & Parent

An enjoyable physical, mental and social experience for your toddler to age 3. A playful parent/tot class centered around age appropriate movements using specialized tot-size gymnastics equipment. This class will enhance your toddler's body awareness making him or her more confident and prepared to move on.

3 Years Old Gymnastics

No parents necessary here! With encouragement from skilled instructors, participants will face physical challenges which give them stronger bodies, sharper minds and a clearer understanding of their abilities. Must be potty trained to participate.

4 & 5 Years Gymnastics

This class is for children that are beginning to step out and move. We know it is essential that their physical challenges be monitored for safety and that their attempts are rewarded.

Kindergarten Gymnastics Coed

Ages 5-6

This class is for the little gymnast who already has some school experience and wants to focus on skill and technique.

Youth Classes

Our boys and girls youth classes are divided into three different skill levels: beginner, intermediate, and advanced. The skills for each level are as follows:

Beginner:

Floor-Forward and backward rolls as well as cartwheel

Bars-Pullover

Beam-Kicks, jumps and a round-off dismount

Vault- Squat on

Intermediate:

Floor-Back walk over, front limber and working front/back handsprings

Bars-Cast back hip circle

Beam-Turns, handstands and working on cartwheel

Vault- Handstand flat fall

Advanced:

Floor-Round-off back handspring, front handspring and working on back tuck and front tuck

Bars-Working on glide kip and flyaway

Beam-Back walkover

Vault-Front handspring
*Students enrolled in the advanced class must have the instructors permission.

Attire

Students participate barefoot. No jewelry of any kind is allowed in the gym. Hair must be tied back and away from the face.

Girls-a leotard is recommended with or without fitted shorts or capri pants.

Boys-a t-shirt or tank top with shorts without buttons, buckles or zippers


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Our gymnastics program follows United States of America Gymnastics. If you have questions about our gymnastics classes, contact Kelly at KWidawski@rmparks.org or Scott at 847-818-3214. Classes fill up quickly, so register early. Save your spot in classes by registering for all available sessions at the same time. Registration will not be accepted at the Gymnastics Gym. For a list of our current gymnastics classes, click the button below:

Winter 2019 Gymnastics Classes

Interested in a gymnastics birthday party? Click here for more information!