Looking for some extra help with your tumbling technique or maybe you are looking to strengthen the skills you have or work on some new tumbling. Our classes offer you the perfect opportunity to come in and get that focussed attention you have been looking for. Each class will meet for 50 minutes each week and will provide the structure and instruction you have been looking for to help further your skills. Classes are kept small to make sure that all of the attention is on the students and each student is getting the most out of their classes. You can also combine classes to get even more experience and time in the gym. We also offer specialty classes that focus on skills such as flying, basing, flexibility, etc. You can also login to our Parent Portal to register for classes!

Platinum Athletics Class Pricing

Monthly Pricing
One  50 min class per week for 4 weeks $ 65 per month
4 Week Trial Package
4 50 min classes $ 49
* Trial classes are for new members only and must be 4 of the same consecutive classes and cannot be rescheduled for absences. Trial package does not include yearly registration fee.

 

If you have any issues or need help logging in and registering for classes online you can view our Parent Portal Help Guide

Tumbling 101

Ages: 4 – 18 years old
Student to Instructor Ratio: 10 to 1
Description: This class will focus on building the foundation for all tumbling skills. This class builds the foundation of skills needed to progress in tumbling. Athletes learn the basics including handstands, forward and backward rolls, cartwheels, round-offs, backbends and front walkovers. This gives your athlete the body control needed to progress into higher level tumbling! NO previous tumbling is required!

 

Tumbling 102

Ages: 5 – 18 years old
Student to Instructor Ratio: 10 to 1
Prerequisite Skills:

  • Cartwheel with straight legs with proper entry / exit
  • Roundoff with a strong block off the floor and correct hand / foot placement
  • Unassisted handstands
  • Back walkover with proper technique and straight legs
  • Front walkover finishing with arms by ears

Description: This class will focus on standing back handsprings and roundoff multiple back handsprings. Athletes learn the basics of back handsprings and will learn the body control and proper form to complete back handsprings and roundoff back handsprings with correct entry and exit from the skill. This class will work on mastering the back handspring and building the foundation for your athlete to be able to move on to tucks!

 

Tumbling 103

Ages: 6 – 18 years old
Student to Instructor Ratio: 10 to 1
Prerequisite Skills:

  • Standing back handspring with straight arms
  • Roundoff multiple back handsprings with a strong rebound
  • All of the basic fundamental skills learned in tumbling 101

Description: This class will work on the fundamental skills necessary to complete a roundoff back-handspring back tuck and multiple standing back-handsprings. In this class athletes will also progress through standing back- handspring back tucks, punch fronts, specialty passes through to a tuck! After completing this class athletes should have a mastery of their tuck and be ready to move on to layouts!

 

Tumbling 104

Ages: 7 – 18 years old
Student to Instructor Ratio: 10 to 1
Prerequisite Skills:

  • Roundoff back handspring tuck with a proper set
  • Standing back handspring tuck
  • All of the basic fundamental skills learned in tumbling 101 and 102
  • Athletes wanting to work fulls must have a strong roundoff back handspring layout performed with a hollow body

Description: This class will focus on working layouts, fulls, and specialty passes to a layout and or full (whips or punch front step outs). Athletes will also be working standing tucks and standing back-handsprings to a layout and or full!

 

Flyer Flexibility

Ages: 5 – 18 years old
Student to Instructor Ratio: 20 to 1
Description: This class will be for anyone who would like to improve their overall flexibility. Flyers must pass our Flyer Flexibility class or be evaluated before moving into Flight School. Athletes will work on splits, bridges and other flexibility drills to give them the skills needed to fly!

 

Flight School

Ages: 5 – 18 years old
Student to Instructor Ratio: 20 to 1
Prerequisite Skills:

  • Completed all skills for Flyer Flexibility

Description: This class will specialize in working on and mastery of various body positions for flyers. Athletes will learn how to pull all body positions as well as increasing overall flexibility in their body positions and increased body awareness. Flyers will work on mastering skills on the floor and will not be put into the air. Athletes will work on all body positions including lib, heel stretch, front stretch, bow and arrow, arabesque, scale, kick scorpion and needles!

 

Hyper Jumps

Ages: 5 – 18 years old
Student to Instructor Ratio: 20 to 1
Description: This class will focus on jumping and flexibility drills to improve athlete’s overall jump technique and execution. Athletes will learn to engage their core in jumps, work to increase overall jump flexibility and extension as well as working correct arm and body placement!

 

Basket Tech

Ages: 5 – 18 years old
Student to Instructor Ratio: 20 to 1
Prerequisite Skills:

  • Completed all skills for Flyer Flexibility

Description: This class will specialize in levels 3-5 baskets. The flyers will learn the correct form for their baskets, how to engage their core to execute skills, and other basket technique they will need to fly upper level baskets. Flyers will work on mastering skills on the floor and trampoline and will not be put into the air. Athletes will work on skills for all baskets including fulls, doubles, kick full and kick double baskets, hitch kick baskets, switch kick baskets and other 2 to 3 trick basket skills!

 

 

Intro to Cheer

Ages: 4 – 18 years old
Student to Instructor Ratio: 10 to 1
Description: This class will focus on the basics of cheer including Jumps, motions, and conditioning! Great for anyone looking into joining a cheer team! No previous experience required!

 

A “Home” for Loyal, Respectful and Driven Athletes

Your child will become more self-confident, motivated and learn to love being a part of program that challenges and leads them to excel.

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We are confident that once you see our facility and meet our staff and athletes, you’ll know that you’ve found what you’ve been looking for!

Sincerely,

Kendra and Adam Rufkahr