Why Gymnastics Is A Year Round Sport

Sometimes parents of gymnasts – and even young gymnasts themselves – wonder why the sport of gymnastics requires a year-round commitment rather than being seasonal like other sports. The reason is that achieving high-level gymnastic performance is based on mastering the building blocks that go into each skill set.  This takes a long time and … Continued


How To Stay Fueled During Practice

Peak-performance gymnastics require lean, muscular bodies that are fueled by food containing enough protein and carbohydrates to build muscle and supply quick energy. As a young gymnast, you will feel tired and depleted during and after a workout if you don’t consistently replenish the energy you lose during practice. Here are some healthy snacks you … Continued