At Universal we offer a wide array of classes. Each class type is listed below and followed by a class description. Tuition rates can be found on the "Pricing" page.
RECREATIONAL GYMNASTICS CLASSES
MOM & ME GYMNASTICS: This co-ed class is 45 minutes designed for ages 18 months - 3 years. Parents participate with their child as he or she begins to understand basic motor skills. Our focus is to have fun learning balance, strength, coordination, and basic progressions for gymnastics skills on bars, beam, floor, and trampoline.
GIRLS RECREATIONAL GYMNASTICS: Classes focus on the women's apparatus, learning and perfecting skills on the four main olympic events: vault, uneven bars, balance beam, and floor, as well as trampoline. Classes are offered by age and skill level.
RECREATIONAL BOYS GYMNASTICS: Classes focus on the men's apparatus: parallel bars, high bar, rings, and floor, as well as trampoline. Classes are offered in three levels: Level of entry is based on skill rather than age.
ADULT GYMNASTICS: This class is for the young at heart! Get fit while learning skills on the vault, bars, beam, floor, and trampoline. Gaining strength, flexibilty, agility, and learning cool new tricks to impress your friends are all included in this awesome class.
GYMNASTICS TEAM CLASSES
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GYMNASTICS TEAM LEVEL 2: These classes are designed for the advanced preschooler/young beginner. They focus on levels 2 skills and work on perfecting the skills and techniques that will prepare them for the more advanced team levels. Level 2 team members are required to practice 6 hours per week and are required to compete level 2 at four meets per year along with our annual meet. Coaches will approach parents of a driven young student to let them know that they may have a potential team gymnast.
GYMNASTICS TEAM LEVEL 3 TEAM: Classes are by coach recommendation only and are designed to prepare the student for our advanced team. Level 3 team members are required to practice 9 hours per week and compete 7 or 8 USAG regulated meets per year including our annual meet. Training is more intense than recreational class. Classes focus on strength, conditioning, and flexibility in addition to the four main women's apparatus: vault, uneven bars, balance beam, and floor.
GYMNASTICS TEAM LEVELS 4 & 5: Team at this level is for the serious competitor only. Class time is focused on strengthening the gymnast and preparing her for competition. Team members are required to compete at the USAG level. Practice is intensive. Students compete on the four main women's apparatus and must attend a minimum of 9 hours per week.
GYMNASTICS TEAM LEVELS 6 AND UP: Team at this level is for the serious competitor only. Class time is focused on strengthening the gymnast and preparing her for competition. Team members are required to compete at the USAG level. Practice is intensive. Students compete on the four main women's apparatus and must attend a minimum of 16 hours per week.
ALL BOYS PRE-TEAM: Classes are by coach recommendation only and are designed to prepare the student for competitive gymnastics. Pre-Team members are required to practice 4 hours per week. Training is more intense than recreational class. Classes focus on strength, conditioning, and flexibility in addition to the four main men's apparatus: pommel horse, parrallel bars, high bar, and floor.
TUMBLING: These classes focus on skills on floor and trampoline. Tumbling is highly recommended for cheerleaders, future cheerleaders, and dancers! Classes are offered in three levels: Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced. Students must have a standing backhandspring to progress to Intermediate. Students must have a round off backhandspring series to be in Advanced. Level of entry is based on skill rather than age.
CHEERLEADING: Cheer classes focus on cheer technique, jumps, builds, cheers, chants, and more! Classes do not focus on tumbling, thus tumbling is recommended in addition to cheer technique class. Cheer squads may call for special times and group rates!
This class is designed to teach movement in the air by jumping, flying, and flipping in the air. If you like to go to the parks and jump and flip off things, you will love this class. (all ages 8+ are welcome!)
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Our Awesome Team Gymnasts for 2013!!!
Competition Team - Jade Amburgy, Allie Ayers, Alexa Blackburn, Grayson Bondie, Ashlyn Borden, Adie Coker, Emma Conatser, Leah Fullington, Mya Gordon, Emerson Hannah, Avani Hill, Angela Hoover, Morgan Jolly, Hailey Lee, Elizabeth Long, Abigail Pustejovsky, Heather Scales, Mikalah Schreiber, Payton Siler and Shanah Wilson
CONGRATS Rookies! Eden Bailey, Charlotte Chappel, Ellie Lyttle, Lilliana Leurs, Presley McMurray, Ava Miller, Demi Miller, Bella Sanchez and Lilli Sanchez
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