A fantastic way to learn all things cheer!
WHY TAKE RECREATIONAL CLASSES AT CHEERSTRIKE?
- less time and financial commitment than competitive cheer
- a great introduction to the sport of cheer and important tumbling skills
- a family friendly schedule
- CheerStrike classes are not subject to any annual registration fees or other hidden costs.
WHAT HAPPENS IN OUR RECREATIONAL CLASSES?
- Athletes will learn new skills and work together as a team towards an exciting routine to be performed at the last class of the session
- Each week the class will work on their cheer skills; jumps, stunting, tumbling/gymnastics and motions/dance.
- With an emphasis on fun and teamwork, we will ensure your child loves their weekly class, and can’t wait to get back to CheerStrike to be with their new friends each week.
- our Recreational Classes are all coached by experienced instructors who care for the well being of each child, and love to make our classes fun and stimulating
- your Recreational athletes receive the same level of expertise we’re known for in the competitive world
- starting with the fundamentals and ensuring safe progressions, the group will build on their skills each week-all in preparation for their final performance when friends and family are encouraged to come and watch
- students leave each session of classes with a report card, offering feedback on what they’ve achieved and what their next steps in their development should be
WHAT DO RECREATIONAL FAMILIES THINK ABOUT OUR PROGRAM?
"I love the positive attitude and the fit for my daughter's energy and personality. She loves it!"-S. Porter
"I Love the amount of attention and hands on help my daughter receives. She really loves her teachers!"-L. Thompson
Athletes/parents participating in parent & tot classes should wear athletic attire that they can move in. Athletes should wear clean indoor shoes, bare feet or grippy socks (regular socks are not permitted). There are no specific dress code requirements for classes other than that bare midriffs are not permitted.
What if I want to buy CheerStrike practice clothes?
You are more than welcome to dress for practice in some of our stylish and affordable practice gear! Shop conveniently online through our proshop and pick up in stock items when you arrive at the gym: https://cheerstrikeroyals.com/
At CheerStrike we value the importance of providing quality instruction to every child who walks through our doors. We are passionate about teaching proper technique and strong basic skills to even our littlest Royals. Our Kinder program has grown exponentially in recent years and we are excited to share our love of cheer with athletes of all ages!
Parent & Tot Play-time (Boys & Girls 1.5-3 years) Note that this is not an instructor led class.
Participants will have the opportunity to play and explore in the gym with stations and equipment set up to encourage fun and exploration of movement and gymnastics skills such as balance, jumping & coordination. Parents will actively participate with their children and should wear comfortable clothing that you can move in with sock feet or clean indoor shoes.
Parent & Tot: Boys and girls ages 18 months-3 years old
Parent & Tot classes focus on fun and exploration of movement and gymnastics skills such as balance, jumping & coordination. Parents will actively participate with their children and should wear comfortable clothing that you can move in with sock feet or clean indoor shoes.
Kinder Tumble: Boys and girls ages 3-5 years old
Kinder Tumble class focuses on learn the fundamentals of gymnastics/tumbling skills so they can one day reach all their flipping dreams! This class will build on skills previously learned in the Tumble Tots program. There will be no cheer focus (stunting/cheer routine) in this class.
Kinder Cheer & Tumble: Boys and girls ages 3-4 years old
Kinder Cheer is the perfect place for little ones who have big cheer dreams! Each athlete will get lots of personal attention in the development of early cheer skills as well as the listening and focus that it takes to one day be a great cheerleader. The programming is specifically designed for our youngest Royals, keeping it fun and playful, while they develop valuable physical skill.
Recreational Cheer By Age
Our age group specific classes are great for athletes who are new to cheer or who want to make sure they are in a class with other athletes of the same age. These classes cover the basics of cheer (stunting*no stunting during COVID, tumbling, jumping & dance/motions) and the class will work towards a routine to be performed at their last class of each session.
U6 Cheer & Tumble: Boys & Girls ages 5-6 years old
U8 Cheer & Tumble: Boys & Girls ages 7-8 years old
U12 Cheer & Tumble: Boys & girls ages 9-12 years old
Recreational Cheer By Level
Beginner Recreational Cheer:
This class is intended for children who are new to cheer or are still mastering their cheer skills. In this class athletes will learn the basics of cheer-jumps, stunts, tumbling and dance/motions with a focus on strong fundamental skill development and fun!
Advanced Recreational Cheer:
This class is intended for children who have successfully completed a previous CheerStrike Recreational Class at U8 or above and have been recommended to move on to the next level. This class will challenge participants with more difficult stunts, tumbling and routine skills. Minimum Skill Set: Bridge Kickover
This class is a mix between foundational strength skill building, heroic games and energy burning exercises. Children will enjoy use of the tumble track and gym mats and intentional game set up to start their day and get their bodies moving!
If you are unsure of which class to register for please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or speak to your child's coach - we are happy to help!
WINTER CLASS REGISTRATION
Opens November 1st, 2022
Note that many of our Recreational classes are now taking place in our new space The Courtyard (Same building as our existing space, but Unit #4-back right corner of the building)
Monday Classes: January 9th - April 1st - 10 Weeks. Closures: February 20th, March 13th
Tuesday Classes: January 10th-April 4th - 12 weeks. Closures: March 14th
Wednesday Classes -January 11th-April 5th- 12 weeks. Closures: March 15th
Thursday Classes: January 12th- April 6th. Closures: March 16th
Friday Classes - January 6th- March 31st - 10 Weeks. Closures: January 20th, February 17th, March 17th
Saturday Classes - January 7th - April 1st - 9 weeks. Closures: January 21st, February 18th, March 11th, March 25th
FALL CLASS REGISTRATION
Registration Opened Friday June 22nd.
NOVEMBER START FALL CLASS REGISTRATION-ALL CLASSES HAPPEN IN OUR NEW LOCATION-1195 Gainsborough Rd Unit 4
Registration Opens October 16th