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Academy Meet and Expo: Benefits of Participating in a non-competitive format

Posted on Nov 7, 2018 in Blog

  Our bi-annual Academy Meet and Expo will be held on November 11th from 1-3pm! We are excited to present this awesome event where children can perform to the best of their ability in this non-competitive format. While gymnastics is a competitive sport, recreational gymnastics is also an extracurricular activity where kids can learn exciting new skills and obtain personal growth in strength, endurance, stretching, and other beneficial attributes. While healthy competition can be a great way for children to learn fundamental qualities of life, such as good sportsmanship, it got us thinking about the benefits of participating in non-competitive sports and activities. Participating in non-competitive sports and activities teaches a lasting set of life skills which are more likely to influence children later in life. Recreational gymnastics is a great, non-competitive sport that improves general health, motor skills,...

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Why Parents Prefer to Enroll Their Kids at Los Angeles School of Gymnastics

Posted on Nov 5, 2018 in Blog

  When it comes to choosing the right gymnastics school for their child/children, parents usually consider some important factors before they enroll their son/daughter, including the affordability and the quality of the programs that are being offered and the proximity of the school. These are just a few, important factors that parents want from a gymnastics school before enrolling their child. But what makes Los Angeles School of Gymnastics the premier choice of LA parents? In this blog, we cover the reasons why parents choose the Los Angeles School of Gymnastics and why they refer us to their family and friends. Strong Reputation To Communities That We Serve Since it was founded in 1975, Los Angeles School of Gymnastics have taught and molded thousands of young students and helped them reach their ultimate goal; compete in State, Regional competitions...

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What is the Right Age to Start Gymnastics?

Posted on Sep 28, 2018 in Blog

Many people think of gymnastics and imagine superhuman athletes, highly disciplined young people with the bodies of Greek gods flipping and twisting through the air with incredible speed and precision. However, competitive gymnastics is not the be all and end all of the sport. The overwhelming majority of people who practice gymnastics, old and young, are normal people who simply benefit from one of the oldest and healthiest forms of athletics in the world. Recreational gymnastics has immense benefits for people of all ages.   Getting into Gymnastics When Young There are numerous benefits to being encouraged into gymnastics at a young age. Young children are still learning about their bodies and what they are capable of. Coordination, strength, flexibility, and balance: children practice and hone these skills every time they engage in physical play. Gymnastics at this age...

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The Importance of Gymnastics for Homeschoolers

Posted on Sep 28, 2018 in Blog

It’s thought that as many as two percent of children in California are homeschooled. That’s over 150,000! While there is often no one better to teach your child than you or another family member who loves and understands them more than an educator with dozens of other students to be concerned with, there are some things that you are less well-equipped to provide. Physical education is of vital importance to children at all stages of their development, and one of the best forms of exercise to ensure healthy development is gymnastics.   Gymnastics for Physical Development Gymnastics is the perfect athletic pursuit for a child who is being homeschooled. It provides children of all ages with opportunities to improve their dexterity, build confidence with their growing and changing bodies, increase their flexibility, and lay the foundations of a strong...

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Los Angeles Gymnastics 1-4 Social Media November 2017

Posted on Nov 15, 2017 in Blog

1. Winter Camp Los Angeles 50 Things You Simply Must Do to Keep Winter Blues at Bay – https://redtri.com/los-angeles/61-things-to-do-with-kids-in-los-angeles-this-winter/ A #wintercampLosAngeles is everything your children need to keep the winter blues at bay!   2. Winter Break for Children 12 Helpful Tips for Parents New to Gymnastics – https://allgymnasts.com/12-helpful-tips-for-parents-new-to-gymnastics/ Support a healthy lifestyle for your children and enroll them in gymnastics this #winterbreakforchildren   3. Gymnastics Classes Los Angeles What to Expect In Your Child’s First Gymnastics Classes – https://protips.dickssportinggoods.com/sports-and-activities/more-sports/expect-childs-first-gymnastics-classes Explore the exiting world of athleticism when you enroll your children in #gymnasticsclassesLosAngeles   4. Afterschool Classes Los Angeles Things Only Gymnast’s Dads Understand – https://allgymnasts.com/things-gymnasts-dads-understand/ Get inspired at gymnastics...

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