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New Year’s Day Open Gym Fun with Mom & Dad!

We have had a great 2014 at Gem City and can’t wait for 2015. To ring in the new year, we’re holding an open gym on New Year’s Day from 1:00 to 4:00 for kids and parents to play.

$10 – 1 child, $15 – 2 children, $25 – family of 4 or more

Open Gym

Big Wins at Our December Competitions

It was a full weekend of competition for our gymnastics team in Bloomington!

December has been a huge month for Gem City! Check out how well our tumbling and gymnastics performed below.

Tumbling Team:
December 7 in Canton, Illinois – 30th Annual Christmas Classic

Kobi Cookson Int 1st
John Bohenbust SubNov 1st
Blayde Terrill Nov 2nd
Gage Woolen Int 2nd
Lauren Cornwell SubNov 2nd
Hayden Frankel SubNov 4th

Gymnastics Team:
Decmeber 6 & Sunday, December 7 in Bloomington, Illinois – Horton Invitational

Level 3 and 4 both got 2nd Place Team Awards

December 13-14 in Indianapolis

Level 3-4th place team
Level 4-1st place team

Tumbling Brings Wins Back from St. Louis

2014 St. Louis MeetOur tumbling team performed well in St. Louis this last week with all top five placements! Congrats Gem City Tumblers!

Ashley Leonard, Sub-Advanced: 2nd
Rylee Mellon, Sub-Advanced: 1st
Reagan Smyser, Intermediate: 2nd
Gage Woolen, Intermediate: 2nd
Maurice Silas, Intermediate: 3rd
Logan Covert, Novice: 1st
Blayde Terrill, Novice: 2nd
Abigail Phillips, Sub-Novice: 4th
John Bohnenbust, Sub-Novice: 1st
Lanie Privett, Sub-Novice: 3rd
Emily Lennox, Intermediate: 5th
Kadence Haskins, Intermediate: 3rd

Numerous November Wins for Gem City

We saw a lot of success in November so far! Both the gymnastics team and cheer squad had competitions and performed well.

The gymnastics team competed at the Judges Cup on November 8-9 in Bourbannais, Illinois. It was their second meet of the season. The Level 3 and Level 4 teams placed first!

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Tumbling team starts season strong!

diamondTumbling team started the 2014-2015 meet season off big in Woodhull, Illinois on October 19. Congrats to the our athletes.

Woodhull, Illinois Meet Results
Sunday, October 19

Rylee Mellon – 1st Place, 40.30

Logan Covert – 1st Place, 34.10

Blayde Terrill – 2nd Place, 31.80

Abbey Redd – 3rd Place, 37.60

Kadence Haskins – 5th Place, 36.30

Lauren Cornwell – 6th Place, 37.40

Lanie Privett – 8th Place, 35.90

Reagan Smyser – 9th Place, 24.20

Gymnastics Team has Ghoulish First Meet

Our gymnastics team competed this last weekend in Midstate Gymnastics’ Monster Mash meet.  Our teams did great!–Level 3 placed 2nd, Level 4 place 2nd, Level 5 placed 3rd, and Level 6 placed 2nd.  Individual scores have been posted in the gym. But what we might be most proud of our first place finish in the costume contest. They were a roller coaster!

Monster Mash Team Meet Results
Springfield, Illinois – October 25-26, 2014

Join us for our October Pizza Fun Night!

Fall 2014 - PFNJoin us for our Pizza Fun Night on Friday, October 17 from 6:30 to 9:30. There’s even going to be a costume contest! (If your costume is bulky or cumbersome, be sure to bring clothes for your child to play in.) There will also be pizza, soda, candy, games, and fun! Ages 4-14. Members $12, Non-Members $15.

Summer Session Complete!!

Gem City had a great summer and we can’t believe it’s over!

We’re closed from August 9 – Aug 24 for classes. The fall session begins Monday, August 25. Please call 217.224.8491 to register.