Scroll to the bottom of this page to view the tumbling schedule. Do not hesitate to contact our tumbling director Dana at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on which session to attend. Please sign up on our Gems Up website for the class you would like to attend. For your first class, please bring a signed liability & registration form. A coach will evaluate your skills and place you in a different session if necessary.
Tumbling Tuition for 2021
45 Minute Tumbling Class - $59 per month (Tiny Tumbling Only)
60 Minute Tumbling Class - $70 per month
90 Minute Tumbling Class - $80 per month
Annual Gym Fee of $60, paid upon joining and renewed at the beginning of every season in May.
Tumbling class policy and procedures will be updated soon.
Tiny Tumbling (Ages 3-6)
In tiny tumbling we will work on basic body positions necessary for moving to the next level of cheerleading. Student must master basic body positions, forward and backward rolls, back bends, flexibility and strength. This class is for athletes who are young and new to tumbling.
Level 1 Tumbling
In level 1 tumbling we will work on fundamental skills necessary for moving to the next level of cheerleading. Student must master handstands, cartwheels, forward and backward rolls, body positions, flexibility and strength. This class is for athletes who need to learn a round-off, front walkover, and back walkover.
Level 2 Tumbling
Athletes must have a round-off and a back walkover in order to participate in this class. We will focus on punching the floor with locked knees and ankles, and doing drills that enforce the back handspirng position. we will also develop the speed and timing and confidence it takes to learn the standing back handspring, and the roundoff backhandspring connection.
Level 3 Tumbling
This class is for the athlete who has mastered their standing back handspring, running round-off back handspring and multiple back handsprings on spring floor. Athletes will work on mastering their round-off back handspring back tuck, and begin learning how to do a layout.
Level 4 Tumbling
Athletes must have specialty tumbling pass with a tuck before entering this class. First we will work on mastering the hollow body layout position. After a layout has been mastered we are working on incorporating that position in twisting skills. Skills covered include back layouts, Half twist, full twisting layout, front tuck step out, whips, and standing tucks.
Level 5 Tumbling
Elite Tumbling is for athletes who have already mastered advanced tumbling skills including the full twisting layout. the focus in this class is on advanced series bounding, twisting/ step-out connections, front twisting, standing fulls, double fulls & specialty skills.
Stretching and Conditioning Classes
These classes are open to any athletes of any age and will benefit everyone. The classes will be 30 minutes. Goals of the conditioning class will be to improve flexibility and increase strength and cardio through conditioning. Athletes will be taught proper technique and exercises that can be done outside the gym to improve skills. Goals of the stretching class will be to improve flexibility used in jumps and body positions such as a heel stretch, scorpion, arabesque, scale and bow and arrow. This class is mainly for flyers, but will benefit anyone.
Flipping Friday is the name of our open gym time at Rockstar Cheer Pittsburgh. You do not need to be a member to attend open gym or pay an annual registration fee. If you are not a member, you must bring a signed registration form your first time attending. Open gym is a relaxed, lightly structured environment where athletes can work on skills at their own pace. Instructors are available at open gym to help kids work on current and new skills. This will start back up again on Fridays in the Fall.
Below is the summer tumbling schedule which will be in effect on Monday, June 14th. Please register for your tumbling classes on Gems Up AFTER you have confirmed with Coach Dana the class has availability.
Flex pass athletes are able to attend as many weekly classes as they wish. Contact coach Dana for more info!