Watertown Family YMCA

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Gymnastics (Fairgrounds)

  • 3yrs or less
  • 4yrs-7yrs
  • 8yrs-12yrs
  • 13yrs-17yrs
Fairgrounds YMCA

Please see Registration information for prices.


Class Descriptions

Class Level:


Should already know/ Will be learning   

Parent & Tot                                        

Ages 18 mo-3yrs. 

Parent with Child                                                    

Obstacle course on floor,  tumble trak (jumps), forward and backward roll, log rolls, climbing, crawling, jumping on different mats and beginner cartwheels. Walking forwards, backwards on  low and high beams with spot. Swinging on bars and play time in the foam pit.   Parent/Caregiver must attend  with child.                                           

Tumbling  Tigers                             

Ages 3&4

Without parent                                                    

Obstacle course on floor,  tumble trak (jumps), forward and backward roll, log rolls, climbing,    crawling, jumping on different mats and beginner cartwheels. Walking forwards, backwards on  low and high beams with spot. Swinging on bars and play time in the foam pit.                                                                                    


Ages 3 & 4

Without Parent

Will learn to do the following:

  • Cartwheels, one handed cartwheels, round off, handstand forward rolls, front limbers and back walkovers.
  • Beginner skills on vault, bars beam.




Ages 5 & up

Only floor and tumble trak

  • Beginner: Basic floor skills (forward rolls-round offs)
  • Intermediate: Intermediate floor skills (front limbers, round-off back handsprings)
  • Advanced: Advance floor skills (Tucks, layouts, twisting front and back)



 Should already Know: 

Will be learning:

Level 1 


No Requirements 

·Floor: forward, straddle and backward rolls. Handstands, bridges, cartwheels and body awareness.

·Bars: Pull over, front support, casting, back hip circles.  Pull up, tuck ups and sole circles.

·Beam: Walking forward, sideways, and backwards.  Dip steps, kicks forward side and back, straight jumps and tuck jumps.

·Vault: Running, hurdling jumping drills.  Squat on, and forward rolls onto a raised surface.

Level 2


·Forward, straddle and backward rolls

·Bridge off their head with straight arms

·Good cartwheel with straight legs 

·Floor: one handed cartwheel, round offs, handstands, back bend pull up, back bend kick over and start to learn back hand springs.

·Beam: forwards, sideways and backwards, walk on high beams without help. Also in relieve dip step, step kick, straight and tuck, jumps, forward rolls and hand stand on low beam.

·Vault: run with good technique, reach squat reach, and straight jump onto resie mat.

·Bars: jump to front support, 3 hollow body cast, back and front hip circles, sole circle, hang on high bar, swing and release.   

Level 3 & 4


·Floor: same as level 2 plus, one handed cartwheel, round off, handstand forward roll, backbends, kick over wedge mat.

·Floor: Sames as level 2 plus, one handed cartwheel, round off, handstand forward roll,back-bends, kick over wedge mat.

·BeamSames as above, forward rolls, handstand step down, cartwheel on high beam.

·Bars: Sames as above, single leg squat though, stride circle, jump to high bar and swing.

·Vault: Sames as above, front handspring drills.

Level 5


·Same as Level 4 plus, round off back handspring with little or no help, front limber and back walkover on floor with little or no help.

·Floor: Same as above plus, 2 back handsprings, veldez, front handspring on floor, front tucks and back tucks.

·Beam: same as above, back walkovers and level 4 beam routines.

·Vault: Front handspring on trapezoid and resie.

·Bars: Level 4 bar routine and glide kip.

Level 6 & 7


·Same as Level 5 plus, round off back handspring with no help, 

·Floor: Same as above plus, twisting front and back and combination

·Beam: Same as above.

·Vault: Same as above

2018-2019 Gymnastics Schedule

Classes will run Tuesday, September 4th- Saturday, June 22nd
Class Level Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Parent and Tot (18mo.-3 yrs.) 10:00-10:30  5:00-5:30  5:00-5:30 10:00-10:30 5:45-6:15  9:00-9:30
4:30-5:00 6:30-7:00 4:00-4:30
Tumbling Tigers Cubs (3 & 4 Years) 10:30-11:15  5:30-6:15 9:30-10:15 10:30-11:15 5:00-5:45 9:30-10:15
5:00-5:45 4:30-5:15 6:15-700
Tumbling Tigers- Boys (With Experience) 6:15-7:00 10:15-11:00 4:15-5:00 10:15-11:00
Tumbling Tigers-Grils (With Experience)  11:15-12:00 4:15-5:00 5:45-6:30 11:15-12:00 4:15-5:00 11:00-11:45
5:45-6:30  5:15-6:00
Homeschool 5-12 years 1:00-2:00
Level 1 Girls (ages 5-7) 4:00-5:00 4:00-5:00 5:00-6:00
Level 1 Girls (ages 8-11) 6:00-7:00 4:00-5:00
Leve 1 Coed (ages 5-11) 5:00-6:00  5:00-6:00 6:00-7:00 9:00-10:00
6:00-7:00 10:00-11:00
Level 1&2 Tween/Teen  7:00-8:00 7:00-8:00
Level 2 4:00-5:00 6:00-7:00 4:00-5:00 5:00-6:00 7:00-8:00 10:00-11:00
5:00-6:00  6:00-7:00 11:00-12:00
Level 3 & 4 6:00-7:00 7:00-8:00 6:00-7:00 4:00-5:00 5:00-6:00 11:00-12:00
Level 5 7:00-8:00 6:00-7:00 5:00-6:00 12:00-1:00
Level 6 & 7 7:00-8:00 1:00-2:00 
Beginner Boys 4:00-5:00 5:00-6:00
Intermediate Boys 5:00-6:00 6:00-7:00
Advanced Boys 7:00-8:00
Beginner Tumbling 5:00-6:00 6:00-7:00
Intermediate Tumbling 6:00-7:00 5:00-6:00
Advanced Power Tumbling 7:00-8:00 7:00-8:00
Play Group (18mo. - 5 years) 12:00-1:00  12:00-1:00   12:00-1:00
Open Gym Ages 5-10  Available SUNDAYS  12:30-1:30
Open Gym Ages 5-16
 Available SUNDAYS      1:30-2:30   
Ninja Open Gym  Ages 5-11           6:00-7:00
Ninja Open Gym Ages 12-18           7:00-8:00
Please call for current class availability. Schedule is subject to change. 


There will be NO classes:

There will be NO classes: 
Halloween: October 31st
Thanksgiving Break: November 21-25 (returning November 26)
Christmas Break: December 24-January 1 (returning January 2)
Spring Break: April 15-21 (returning April 22)
Memorial Day: May 27

Registration begins: July 18, 2018

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IMPORTANT Online Enrollment Information: 

-Complete ALL requested information (Please read all areas carefully)

*A confirmation email will be sent to you within 72 hours
**Only CORRECTLY COMPLETED forms will be accepted.
Online registration does NOT guarantee you your selected spot. 
Your first month's payment will be taken at the time of registration.


**There is a $20 Registration fee per family for non-members/military.
(Due at time of registration)

Monthly Program Cost: 

$5 discount for siblings (per month)

30 min class:

YMCA Member $28.00

Non-member $38.00

Military $33.00

45 min class:

YMCA Member $33.00

Non-member $43.00

Military $38.00 

60 min class:

YMCA Member $38.00

Non-member $48.00

         Military $43.00          

Open Gym:

         YMCA Members: FREE

         Non-Members/Military: $8.00