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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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November 2014 Sale: T-Shirt Sale!

With any purchase of $50 or more, you’ll receive 15% off a Gem City t-shirt!


With any purchase of $75 or more, you’ll receive 15% off a Gem City t-shirt and 15% off a Gem City sweatshirt!


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

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.

Get Excited!

Get excited! It’s the first day of gymnastics and tumbling classes!

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.


Gem City shines at Junior Olympics


Several Gem City athletes competed this week at the AAU Junior Olympic Games in Des Moines, Iowa. All athletes performed great! Some particular highlights were the gold medal finishes by Maggie Schutte and Gage Woolen as well as the silver medal finishes by Maurice Silas and Emily Lennox.

2014 AAU Junior Olympics Results


Maggie Schutte – Gold Medal, Advanced

Gage Woolen – Gold Medal, Sub-Novice

Maurice Silas – Silver Medal, Novice

Emily Lennox – Silver Medal, Novice

Brianna Barnes – 8th Place, Intermediate

Kadence Haskins – 10th Place, Intermediate

Reagan Smyser – 10th Place, Intermediate

Hailey Simons – 20th Place, Intermediate

Wish ‘Em Luck!


Gem City has several athletes competing this week at the AAU Junior Olympic Games in Des Moines, Iowa.

Maurice Silas and Emily Lennox competed yesterday. Both finished in 2nd place and advanced to finals today. It’s a great start for Gem City Tumblers!

Registration for Fall Classes Begins Today!

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The lightning bugs and cicadas have started up in the evenings, so we know school time isn’t too far way!

This gets us excited into fall classes. We start registration today. Fall classes will begin on August 25 and run until December 20. We can wait to see you there.

Fall 2014 Schedule: August 25 to December 20