The Frostburg State University Activities for Life program will offer a variety of tumbling classes for children ranging in age from 3 and up, all held in Cordts PE Center Room 170.
The Preschool classes are for children ages 3 to 4 and are limited to 12 participants who have little or no formal tumbling training. (Children should preferably be potty-trained.) They will be conducted Tuesdays, Jan. 26 to April 6, from 4:30 to 5 p.m. The class will include activities such as cartwheels, rolls and other simple movements. It is designed to teach flexibility, strength, muscle control and coordination. This is a parent/child class, and an adult must participate with each child.
The Beginner classes are for children ages 5 to 12 and are limited to 15 participants with a minimum of 7. They will be conducted Tuesdays, Jan. 26 to Feb. 23, from 5 to 6 p.m. The class will include basic floor tumbling exercises and some work on the low balance beam.
The Intermediate/Advanced classes are for all ages, with prerequisites including a round-off and a kick-over from a bridge (back walk-over). Classes are limited to 12 participants with a minimum of 6 and will be held on Tuesdays, Jan. 26 to Feb. 23, from 6 to 7 p.m.
Advance registration is required. For information, contact Amy Nazelrod at 301-687-7934.
FSU is committed to making all of its programs, services and activities accessible to persons with disabilities. To request accommodations through the ADA Compliance Office, call 301-687-4102 or use a Voice Relay Operator at 1-800-735-2258.
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