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About GymCats Gymnastics

GymCats Gymnastics was founded over 30 years ago with the main goals of creating athletes as well as the foundations for them to succeed both in and out of sports. We start our classes as young as 20 months and continue to challenge them well into their teens. Each and every one of our classes works to improve a student’s motor skills, body and spatial awareness, lower body strength, upper body strength, as well as challenging their minds through various drills.

 

Gymnastics is as much a mental sport as well as a physical one. Students will be challenged not only to perform skills correctly but also to understand the mechanics that go into them. Being able to understand how skills work will allow students to not only progress quicker but also to attain a sense of self achievement that will easily translate into other aspects of their lives such as school.
Those few reasons outlined above are the reason why our mission here at GymCats Gymnastics is:
Our goal at Gym Cats is to build a physical and mental foundation for all sports and to promote athleticism and good health through participation in gymnastics.

Staff

Gym Cats coaching staff is made up of some of the most energetic and dedicated instructors in the area. All of our coaches are USAG safety certified professionals. Parents and students respect and appreciate their knowledge and experience. Our friendly staff will make your child's experience fun, educational and memorable!

                                                                        

Facility


Gym Cats Gymnastics is the most modern fully equipped facility in Southern New York State. It is centrally located in Yonkers, the Hastings and Dobbs Ferry areas. Click here for directions
The area of the gym is 6,700 square feet and has a 25 foot ceiling height.
Features of the gym include the following:

  • Regulation 40' X 40' Olympic grade gymnastics spring floor
  • Two sets of Tension Uneven Parallel Bars
  • A single Uneven Bar placed over a foam filled 7' deep landing pit
  • Four suede 16' high Balance Beam and four low Practice Beams
  • Cargo net
  • 30' x 6' deep pit filled with the industries newest spandex covered foam balls
  • In ground trampoline
  • 30' Tumbling Trampoline
  • Ethafoamed and carpeted 75' Vault Runway
  • Complete Boys Olympic Events: 
    • Pommel Horse
    • Rings
    • Parallel Bars (and training blocks)
    • Spieth Andersen High Bar
           
  • An AMF Suede Vaulting Horse
  • Air Conditioned
  • Rules and Policies

Registration
Registration may be done in person at our office or by mail. The registration form must be filled out completely front and back. No student will be permitted in the gym until registration procedures are complete. Payment must accompany the registration forms. No class placements will be held without tuition payment.
Class placements will be held in the order payments are received. Please register promptly to assure a place for your child in the class of your choice. We anticipate having to close some of our classes due to insufficient enrollment.  Please call prior to registering to check availability of classes.
We have midsession enrollment as long there is availability. We will prorate the classes missed minus three (which are to be made up).
Payments
Any child registered for a session is obligated for entire session fee.
Full payment must be paid in full before start of first class.
NO REFUNDS will be given. In case of withdrawal (due to injury or serious illness) your balance will be credited. First-time students can receive a prorated refund minus a $50 processing fee up to the second class of the semester.
Make-Ups
Make-Up classes are for illness and family emergencies only.
We will allow make-up classes based on our availability, and these are not guaranteed.  We urge you to try to make every single class.  A maximum of 2 make up classes are allowed within one session.  No make-up credits can be carried over to future sessions. Make-ups are by appointment only.  NO make-up classes will be given for inclement weather closings.
Proper Attire is Essential!
Girls - leotard & bare feet. Close fitted shirt and / or shorts may be worn over leotards. Hair must be secured and no jewelry. 
Boys - cotton or nylon gym shorts or pants, T-shirt and bare feet.
For the safety of both the student and instructor, no student will be permitted to participate in class unless properly attired.
Valuables should be left at home. Gym Cats assumes no responsibility for the loss of money or other valuables.
Observation Policy
Only students are allowed in the gym. All spectators must remain in the waiting room. (The hallway is not a viewing area.) Young children should be left at home. Our goal is to minimize distractions.
Children should not arrive more than 15 minutes prior to class start time. Children should also be picked up promptly.

  • Semester Tuition (1 Class per Week)

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    School Hour (*2,3, & 4 yrs)   45 Minutes              $499.00          

    Tiny Cats (*2, 3, & 4 yrs)       45 Minutes               $549.00  

    Little Cats (5- 6 ½ yrs)          1 hour                        $576.00  

    Big Cats (6 ½ & up)              1 ½ hours                 $699.00

    Super Cats (by invitation)     1 hour 55 minutes    $720.00

    Tumbling  (9 & up)               1 hour                        $549.00

    Cheer Basics (6 ½ & up)       1 hour                        $549.00

    Teen Class (13-18 yrs)          1 hour                        $549.00

     

                 

    $45.00 discount for each additional sibling enrolled in classes. A discount also applies if child is enrolled in more than one class per week. *Two year old classes are 40 minutes.

    Required Deposit 100% of tuition is required upon enrollment of each child in order to reserve class placement. Classes are filled in the order payments are received.
    TUITION MUST BE PAID IN FULL BEFORE START OF CLASS.
    A split-payment plan is available for special circumstances for an additional fee of $25.00. Terms apply and
    Split-Payment Form must be filled out. and secured with credit card
    Method of Payment:
    Cash, Check*, Visa, Master Card, Discover or Amex

    *$25.00 returned check fee will be applied to tuition balance. Future tuition will then have to be paid in cash, certified check, money order or Visa/ Master Card.

    One time trial class is available. New students can try and pay for first class only. Trials must be paid in advanceand are non refundable. Please call office for class fee and availability. Trial classes do not guarantee a space in class.

 
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