GYMNASTICS
 
 

Gymnastics develops strength, flexibility, balance, spatial awareness and coordination, helping to create a strong
foundation for future activity. Skills are taught based on the CANGYM program and focus on fun, fitness and
fundamentals. Registration with Gymnastics Ontario is included in the fee.


Gymnastics Parent & Tot – 18 months-3.5 yrs

Children will learn to run, jump, swing and explore physical activity while having fun. One caregiver per child is required. For children 18 months to 3.5 years of age.  All children, with the exception of non-mobile infants, remaining in the facility must be registered in the program.

 

Gymnastics – Preschool 3 yrs

The dominant movement patterns of gymnastics (spring, swing, statics, landings, locomotion and rotations) are introduced.  Parents cannot remain in the gym while programs are running.


Gymnastics – Preschool 4 - 5 yrs

The dominant movement patterns of gymnastics (spring, swing, statics, landings, locomotion and rotations) are introduced along with somersaults, cartwheels and handstands. Parents cannot remain in the gym while programs are running.

 

Gymnastics Kids – Boys 6+

Skill development in gymnastics continues using the CANGYM program. Participants are introduced to floor, vault, pommel horse, rings, high bar, parallel bar and trampoline. Girls are welcome to sign up for this program, but should be aware that these events are traditionally male gymnastics events and the majority of coaches and participants are male. New for 2012 - Boys 6+ is offered at two different times, one for boys 6 - 8 and one for boys 9 - 12.

 

Gymnastics Kids – Girls 6+

Skill development in gymnastics continues using the CANGYM program. Participants progress on floor, beam, uneven bars, trampoline and vault.  Boys are welcome to sign up for this program, but should be aware that these events are traditionally female gymnastics events and the majority of coaches and participants are female.

 


Gymnastics Enhanced - Girls 

These 10-month programs offer girls 7 to 12 years of age the opportunity to spend extra time refining their gymnastics skills. Participants should be at a minimum of Level 5 in the CANGYM program. This program focuses on
strength and flexibility to increasing gymnasts’ overall skill level. Athletes will be assessed to ensure they are in the proper level during the first class. If your child is not at the appropriate level skill level they will be asked to leave the enhanced program. An assessment will be held in August for participants from other clubs.


Gymnastics – Teens

Gymnastics Teens is for young women 12 years of age and older. This weekday program concentrates on the goals and interests of each individual with supportive coaching. No experience is needed.


Gymnastics – Coach in Training

The Coach in Training program introduces young teens to the various aspects of coaching gymnastics, and prepares them for entry into the National Coaching Certification Program. The program has 10 hours of tutorials and 10 hours of assistant coaching in the gym. CITs must be active in gymnastics, training for a minimum of 15 hours for the season.   For more information, please contact Barb Brophey at 416.978.7381 or barb.brophey@utoronto.ca.

 

Super Tumblers

This preschool age program is for children ages 4 - 6 who have been invited to join by their coaches. For more information, please speak with the recreational supervisor. Space is limited and registration is on a first come, first served basis.

 

Competitive Program – Girls Ages 5 to 18

This program provides advanced training to girls and boys who have the skills, attitude and interest to thrive in a competitive program. The gymnasts in this program train two to four days a week, depending on their age and skill level.  For more information, please contact Barb Brophey at 416.978.7381 or barb.brophey@utoronto.ca.

 

Private Instruction

Limited times are available for private gymnastics lessons. Participants can choose five or 10 lessons. All lessons must be booked consecutively. There are no make-up lessons. For more information, contact Barb Brophey at 416.978.7381 or barb.brophey@utoronto.ca.

 

 

Private lessons

$500/10 lessons $275/5 lessons

Semi-private lessons (2-3 children)

$275/10 lessons $150/5 lessons