Gymnastics

Gymnastics classes are held at the YMCA Gymnastics & Program Center at 520 N. Main Street in Fond du Lac.

Registration for all gymnastics classes is at the Y, or most classes are available for online registration.

For the complete list of current classes being offered and applicable fees, download a copy of the current Program Guide on the Programs page.

If you have any questions regarding gymnastics, contact Amanda Bodden, Gymnastics Coordinator, at 920.933.3499.


New parent/child gymnastics class

Let's Get Rolling (Ages 18 months to 3 years old)

Children learn by seeing, hearing, touching, doing, and having fun. The parent participates with the child in climbing, jumping, and balancing. Coordination is learned and developed through fun, active activities. Learning to follow simple directions is emphasized. 


Private Gymnastics Lessons

Private lessons are available for Y members only.

To schedule private lessons, first purchase sessions at the Y Welcome Center desk or online.

After sessions are purchased, contact Amanda Bodden to schedule sessions with an instructor.


Progressive lessons:

The Fond du Lac Family YMCA Progressive Gymnastics Lessons Program is designed for children to learn at their own pace. Advancing to the next level is dependent on the child’s completion of required skills. All new entry level gymnasts must start at Rollers I - 6 years and over. 

Tiny Tumblers (Ages 3)

This class is for 3 year olds. Child must be fully toilet-trained.

This class will focus on basic body awareness by means of stretching, jumping, rolling, balancing, swinging and supporting themselves. This class will teach the children the basic structure of classes as our instructors take them to uneven bars, balance beam and floor exercise.

Tumble Tots (Ages 4-5)

This class is for 4 & 5 year olds. Child must be fully toliet-trained.

This class will continue to work on basic body awareness and will continue to teach basic class structure as our instructors take them to uneven bars, balance beam and floor exercise.

Rollers I (Ages 6+)

This class is for 6 year old children who are new to the sport of gymnastics.

This class will continue to work on basic body awareness but also start to teach the children the skills that they will need to succeed in the sport of gymnastics. This class will continue to work on class structure as our instructors introduce vault to the children and take them to uneven bars, balance beam and floor exercise. 

Rollers II (Prerequisite Pass Rollers I)

This class is for children who have passed Rollers I.

This class will focus on basic gymnastics skills. Our instructors will work on running mechanics for vault, mounting, hip circles and dismounting on uneven bars; mounting, balancing and dismounting on balance beam; and cartwheeling, rolls and handstands on floor exercise. 

Swingers (Prerequisite Pass Rollers II)

This class is for children who have passed Rollers II.

Our instructors will review the skills from Rollers II. They will start to work on the beginning vault, new circling skills on uneven bars, continuing with the mount; work on more balancing skills and furthering dismounts on balance beam; and introduce round offs, and further their handstands and rolls on floor exercise. 

Pre-Team (Prerequisite Pass Swingers)

This class is for children who have passed Rollers II and are interested in being a part of the Fondy Flyers Gymnastics Team. This class is a stepping stone from our progressive classes to the competitive team. We will focus on conditioning, strength, flexibility as well as developing skills and learning the routines in levels 1 and 2 of our competitive program.


Gymnastics Team

Gymnasts who are ready to take their skills to the next level can get involved in competitive gymnastics. The YMCA Gymnastics Team follows the USAG Junior Olympic Competitive Program, starting with Level 1-8 and Xcel. For more information on our gymnastics program, call 920.921.3330 ext. 312 or email teamgymnastics@fdlymca.org.

Gymnastics Team Page.