YW Gymnastics School

Learn More About Our Gymnastics Program

Located in Greenwich, CT, YWCA Greenwich is proud to offer a number of fitness classes to help youth develop and build their balance, coordination, and motor skills in a warm and encouraging environment. Among our most popular fitness classes in our gymnastics program.

From basic balance and tumbling classes for parents and toddlers to beginner and advanced programs for adolescents and early teens, our gymnastics program helps students enhance and improve their flexibility and strength.

Browse our class schedule below to learn more. For class attire, a leotard is preferred but gym clothes are acceptable. Children should wear comfortable clothes with no buttons, zippers or snaps. Hair must be tied back with an elastic band. No skirts, jeans, barrettes, headbands, or jewelry.

Meet Sue Knight Our Famed Instructor

Sue Knight, Varsity Head Coach of the Greenwich High School Gymnastics Team (which claimed the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference in 2016), has headed the gymnastics program at the YWCA for 25 years. She is certified in safety, CPR and First Aid. Sue is an expert in teaching children of all levels and ages from the fundamentals to advanced gymnastic skills.

For program information and registration, contact Kyle Wirtz at 203-869-6501, ext. 131 or email to k.wirtz@ywcagreenwich.org.

JELLY BEANS (Ages 16 - 36 months)

Parents and toddlers share participation. Classes introduce simple balances, motor challenges, body awareness and tumbling. Dress comfortably.

Fall 2019

Wednesdays | September 4 - December 18 | 10:45 - 11:15 am | $340 (Full Member) $375 (Youth Member)
Thursdays | September 5 - December 19 | 10:45 - 11:15 am | $340 (Full Member) $375 (Youth Member)

Winter/Spring 2020

Wednesdays | January 8 - June 10 | 10:45 - 11:15 am | $475 (Full Member) $525 (Youth Member)
Thursdays | January 9 - June 11 | 10:45 - 11:15 am | $475 (Full Member) $525 (Youth Member)

TUMBLE TOTS (Ages 2.5 - 3 years)

Program uses the balance beam and a variety of climb and crawl equipment as teaching aids to develop motor skills and eye-hand coordination. Parents do not participate in this class.

Fall 2019

Wednesdays | September 4 - December 18 | 9:30 - 10:15 am | $405 (Full Member) $450 (Youth Member)
Thursdays | September 5 - December 19 | 9:30 - 10:15 am | $405 (Full Member) $450 (Youth Member)

Winter/Spring 2020

Wednesday | January 8 - June 10 | 9:30 - 10:15 am | $570 (Full Member) $630 (Youth Member)
Thursdays | January 9 - June 11 | 9:30 - 10:15 am | $570 (Full Member) $630 (Youth Member)

GYMNASTICS CLASS SCHEDULE (Ages 3 - 15 years)

All classes teach basic skill progression according to the age and ability of each child. Teaching focuses on vault, uneven bars, balance beam and tumbling. Emphasis is placed on building confidence, strength, flexibility and physical coordination.

GYMNASTICS I (Ages 3 - 4 years)

Fall 2019

Tuesdays | September 3 - December 17 | 1:15 - 2:00 pm | $435 (Full Member) $480 (Youth Member)
Wednesdays | September 4 - December 18 | 1:15 - 2:00 pm | $435 (Full Member) $480 (Youth Member)

Winter/Spring 2020

Tuesdays | January 7 - June 9 | 1:15 - 2:00 pm | $610 (Full Member) $675 (Youth Member)
Wednesdays | January 8 - June 10 | 1:15 - 2:00 pm | $610 (Full Member) $675 (Youth Member)

GYMNASTICS II (Ages 4 - 5 years)

Fall 2019

Tuesdays | September 3 - December 17 | 2:30 - 3:15 pm | $435 (Full Member) $480 (Youth Member)
Wednesdays | September 4 - December 18 | 2:30 - 3:15 pm | $435 (Full Member) $480 (Youth Member)

Winter/Spring 2020

Tuesdays | January 7 - June 9 | 2:30 - 3:15 pm | $610 (Full Member) $675 (Youth Member)
Wednesdays | January 8 - June 10 | 2:30 - 3:15 pm | $610 (Full Member) $675 (Youth Member)

GYMNASTICS III (Ages 5 - 6 years)

Fall 2019

Tuesdays | September 3 - December 17 | 3:15 - 4:00 pm | $435 (Full Member) $480 (Youth Member)
Tuesdays | September 3 - December 17 | 3:45 - 4:30 pm | $435 (Full Member) $480 (Youth Member)
Wednesdays | Septmber 4 - December 18 | 3:15 - 4:00 pm | $435 (Full Member) $480 (Youth Member)
Wednesdays | September 4 - December 18 | 3:45 - 4:30 pm | $435 (Full Member) $480 (Youth Member

Winter/Spring 2020

Tuesdays | January 7 - June 9 | 3:15 - 4:00 pm | $610 (Full Member) $675 (Youth Member)
Tuesdays | January 7 - June 9 | 3:45 - 4:30 pm | $610 (Full Member) $675 (Youth Member
Wednesdays | January 8 - June 10 | 3:15 - 4:00 pm | $610 (Full Member) $675 (Youth Member)
Wednesdays | January 8 - June 10 | 3:45 - 4:30 pm | $610 (Full Member) $675 (Youth Member)

GYMNASTICS IV (Ages 7 - 8 years)

Fall 2019

Tuesdays | September 3 - December 17 | 4:30 - 5:15 pm | $435 (Full Member) $480 (Youth Member)
Wednesdays | September 4 - December 18 | 4:30 - 5:15 pm | $435 (Full Member) $480 (Youth Member)

Winter/Spring 2020

Tuesdays | January 7 - June 9 | 4:30 - 5:15 pm | $610 (Full Member) $675 (Youth Member)
Wednesdays | January 8 - June 10 | 4:30 - 5:15 pm | $610 (Full Member) $675 (Youth Member)

GYMNASTICS V (Ages 9 - 12 years)

Fall 2019

Tuesdays | September 3 - December 17 | 5:15 - 6:00 pm | $435 (Full Member) $480 (Youth Member)

Winter /Spring 2020

Tuesdays | January 7 - June 19 | 5:15 - 6:00 pm | $610 (Full Member) $675 (Youth Member)

ADVANCED GYMNASTICS Instructor placement only

Fall 2019

Tuesdays | September 3 - December 17 | 5:00 - 6:00 pm | $435 (Full Member) $480 (Youth Member)

Winter/Spring 2020

Tuesdays | January 7 - June 9 | 5:15 -6:00 pm | $610 (Full Member) $675 (Youth Member)

No classes will be held on November 26, 27; February 11, 12; April 14, 15

Please note: YWCA Membership is required for all programs.
Go to the Membership Section for information on membership categories.