Quite often it is difficult for parents just starting out in a
particular activity to locate the programs or schools in your community.
There are in fact a number of ways to find a gymnastics program in your
- elementary schools
- sporting goods
- telephone directory
- web sites
Information on gymnastic
programs will often appear in your local newspapers. Page ads
throughout the paper or notices in the sports section would be a place
elementary schools will distribute flyers containing youth gymnastic information for the community. Once your child
reaches Middle school the information that you receive will be for
school district activities.
Local sporting goods
stores may have bulletin boards containing information for all sporting
activities in the community.
providing gymnastics/dance clothing may also have information on local
parents are a great source of information since many have already
participated in gymnastics with older children.
telephone directory is another source that may have listings of the
gymnastic schools in your area.
organizations have web sites containing information about their
important thing to remember is to start your research early so that you
have time to gather information, speak with the administrators and staff
of various schools in your area, observe the school and talk to other