Turner means “gymnast” in German. A German gymnastics movement was started by Turner “Vater” (“father”) Friedrich Ludwig Jahn in the early 19th century during the time of Napoleon’s occupation in Germany. The tradition of gymnastics continues at Turner Hall with recreational gymnastics classes!
Gymnastics Class Schedule
MILWAUKEE TURNERS SCHOOL OF GYMNASTICS
Spring Session Dates
6 week Saturday session runs from Saturday, March 11 – April 22, 2017 (no class on 3/25) : 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Level 1
8 week Monday Session runs from Monday, March 20 – May 8, 2017 (Classes cancelled on 3/13 due to weather) :
5:15 p.m. to 6 p.m. Pre-K Gymnastics and 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Level 1/2 Gymnastics
Call for open gym/placement testing by appointment.
Private instruction/coaching by appointment only
6 Week session 1st child 2nd child 3rd child
Non Turner Member $ 115.00 $ 103.00 $ 93.00
Turner Member $ 105.00 $ 94.00 $ 85.00
8 Week session 1st child 2nd child 3rd child
Non Turner Member $ 150.00 $ 135.00 $ 121.00
Turner Member $ 120.00 $ 108.00 $ 102.00
Private Lesson Rates: $25/hour for non-members; $20/hour for Turner members
Please note: No make-ups for missed classes.
Mondays- 5:15 to 6 pm PreK Gymnastics; 6 pm to 7 pm Level 1 & 2 Gymnastics
Saturdays- 10 am to 11 am Level 1 Gymnastics
Interested? Call 414.272.1733 ext 1, or stop in for additional info.
For 8 week classes: $150 for the session if paid in advance, Turners members, and for siblings.
HOW TO REGISTER
Download a registration form or stop by and pick one up at the gymnasium.
For open gymnastics, private session requests please call (414) 272-1733 ext 1.
Note: Turners reserves the right to add, remove or alter any class schedule, dependent on enrollment.
Pre-School (ages 3-5) Class Description
Beginning with basic motor skill development such as jumping, rolling, and balancing and progressing into beginning skills on all women’s gymnastics events (bars, beam, floor, and vault). Children will be encouraged to progress at their own pace in a safe, fun, and structured environment. Parents should accompany their child and observe during class.
Level 1/2 Class Description
This combined level focuses on beginning gymnastics skills on all women’s events (bars, beam, floor, and vault). Skills such azs bridge-ups, kick-overs, forward and backward rolls, cartwheels, various styles of mounts, walks, hops, and dismounts on beam, glides and pullovers on bars, and squat-ons on the vault, as well as flexibility, coordination, and strength. Skills will progress in difficulty depending on each child. Previous gymnastics experience not required. (60 minute class)
Level 3/4 Class Description
This combined level focuses on intermediate gymnastics skills on all womens’ events. Prior skill requirements to this level include skills covered in level 1 and 2. Skills worked in this level include back walk-overs, back extension rolls, handstand forward rolls, and round-offs on floor; pullovers, casts, back hip circles, and tap swings on bars; cartwheels on low beam, leaps, arabesques, and mounts and dismounts on high beam; and handstand with spot onto the vault. Skills will progress in difficulty depending on each child. 60 minute class