Classes

Gymnastics, Tumbling, Kinder Gem, & Cheer

Gem City offers gymnastics, tumbling, cheer, and kinder gem classes. These can be started as young as 18 months and still enjoyed into adulthood.

Our classes present an opportunity to learn and gain strength from the chance to make new friends and build self-esteem to the development of motor skills and the many benefits of exercise.

Gem City coaches athletes with a system of progressions to move each athlete toward their full potential. We do this for two reasons: 1) safety and 2) good basic skills are the key to the big fancy skills.

To enroll in classes, simply stop by or call us at 217.224.8491. Not sure which class is right? We can help! Just ask.


Current Session

Spring 2021

19 weeks: January 2 to May 15


Next Session

Summer 2021

10 weeks: June 1 to August 9

Gymnastics classes teach the skills of the four events of women’s gymnastics— bars, beam, vault, and floor. No experience is necessary.

Tumbling classes focus on the proper technique and execution of handstands, cartwheels, round-offs, and back handsprings. No experience is necessary.

Kinder Gem classes develop motor skills, introduction to basic gymnastics movements, and basic group learning. Ages 18 months to 5 years old.

Cheer classes are designed for junior high and high school athletes interested in tumbling with some emphasis on jumps. No experience is necessary.


Keep up with what’s happening at Gem City!

April 2021 Newsletter

Spring has been a busy time! Gem City's athletes are busy competing at state competitions and we're planning for summer classes.

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Plan Ahead! Gymnastics birthday party spots fill up fast!

🎈 Who doesn't want to flip around on their birthday!? Gem City's birthday party slots are filling up about six weeks in advance.

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Gymnasts compete at Level 7 & 8 State, Venvertloh qualifies for Regionals

Congratulations to Sophia Slater & Anna Venvertloh on competing at Level 7 & 8 State in Waukegan this weekend. Gem City is USAG Regionals bound AGAIN this season with Venvertloh qualifying!

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