Toddler Gymnastics "Tiny Stars" Gymnastics is one of the only activities a child can begin when he or she learns to walk. Most sports require children to be much older. You cannot put your child in soccer, basketball, baseball, football or cheerleading as a toddler. But the toddler "Tiny Stars" gymnastics classes at Nova Gymnastics allow parents and toddlers to attend classes, learn and play together. It is the first form of organized activity in which your child can participate.The Tiny Stars program is for ages 15 months to 3 years and is a parent participation class. In this class we focus on developing motor and socialization skills. Basic gymnastics and listening skills will be taught in this class through circuit training. During this class your child will learn to participate in circle time, apparatus circuit, floor/tumbling circuit, problem solving and group games!
Preschool Gymnastics "Shooting Stars" Level 1 When your child turns three years old, he or she will advance to the Preschool "Shooting Stars" gymnastics classes. At this age, social skills of sharing, helping others, and listening politely are as important to learn as gymnastics skills. These classes cater to the children's need for social development as well as movement education. The Shooting Stars 1 program is for ages 3-4 years old. Preschool students are taught basic gymnastics skills such as rolling, swinging, jumping, and balancing. Body positions, which they will use month after month, are instilled through repetition. These positions include straight, tuck, straddle, and pike. More difficult skills such as backward rolls, handstands, and cartwheels are also taught with the aid of their coach. Throughout the class, the coach also encourages problem solving and creative thinking.
Preschool Gymnastics "Shooting Stars" Level 2 The Shooting Stars 2 program is for ages 3-4 years old after they have completed the Shooting Stars 1 program. Students will continue to progress at their own pace and advance in gymnastics training. Skills will be taught on floor, bars, vault, beam and trampoline.
Gymnastics "Super Stars" Level 1 The Super Stars 1 program is for ages 5+ who are in the beginners stages of gymnastics training. The girls will learn basic gymnastics skills on floor, bars, vault, beam and trampoline. Boys will learn basic gymnastics skills on floor, pommel horse, rings, vault, parallel bars, horizontal bar and trampoline. Exercise and conditioning are key at all levels to promote core strength and muscle coordination.
Gymnastics "Super Stars" Level 2 The Super Stars 2 program is for ages 5+ who are in the more advance stages of basic gymnastics. Both girls and boys will continue to progress at their own pace and advance in gymnastics training. Skills will be taught on all Olympic events as well as trampoline.
Tumbling Level 1 The Tumbling 1 program is for ages 5+ that are in the beginning stages of tumbling. They will learn basic tumbling skills on trampoline, tumble track, rod floor and floor. Tumbling skills taught include cartwheels, roundoffs, back handsprings, roundoff back handsprings, back tucks, back layouts, and more.
Tumbling Level 2 The Tumbling 2 program is for ages 5+ that in the more advanced stages of tumbling. They will continue to learn new skills on trampoline, tumble track, rod floor and floor.
Nova Stars The Nova Stars program is our Team program and is by invitation only. Nova Stars program will train to compete at all levels of gymnastics. This program is for both girls and boys team.