Gymnastics at Dan McKinney Family YMCA
Build Strength, Skills & Confidence with Your Friends at the Y
Welcome to Dan McKinney Family YMCA gymnastics, where toddlers to teens can grow strong, get confident, find balance and jump into fun. Based on the skills, levels and progressions developed by USA Gymnastics, our gymnasts learn in an encouraging atmosphere as they build skills to progress through each level of the program.
Location and Contacts
Dan McKinney Family YMCA
8355 Cliffridge Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037
Program Director: Melina Bradley • [email protected]
Gymnastics Coordinator: Caitlin Sanders [email protected]
Registering for Classes
Register online or call (858) 453 3483 for support. We have standardized our gymnastics curriculum and classes to support a clear path to advance in our programs. For information on which class to register for, please email [email protected].
View our gymnastics schedule.
Last updated May 3, 2023.
*Requires prerequisites to participate in the class. Speak with YMCA gymnastics staff for details.
The Y is the starting point for children to learn about the importance of being active and developing healthy habits they’ll carry through their lives. Gymnastics develops strength, balance and agility. Our goal is to provide a safe, fun and encouraging environment for kids to learn gymnastics, build confidence and make new friends. Depending on the age and skill level of your child, the YMCA offers private, semi-private and group gymnastics programs.
Coed Beginner | Ages 5-17
Coed Level 1* | Ages 5-17
Coed Level 2* | Ages 6-17
Coed Level 3* | Ages 6-17
Our preschool gymnastic classes give your child a fun physical activity in a safe environment. This is a great way to introduce your child to developing fine social, listening, balance and motor skills.
Parent/Child | Ages 18 months - 2.9 years
Preschool | Ages 3-4 years
The Y is the starting point for many children to learn about becoming and staying active, and developing healthy habits they’ll carry with them throughout their lives. Gymnastics is a wonderful development tool emphasizing strength, balance and agility. Our goal is to provide a safe, fun, and encouraging environment for kids to learn gymnastics, build confidence, and make new friends. Depending on the age and skill level of your child, the YMCA offers private, semi-private, and group gymnastics programs.
Little Ninjas Gymnastics
Little Ninjas | Ages 3-5
Parkour Intermediate | Ages 6-17
Open Gym is a time for gymnasts of all ages to jump, tumble, explore and practice their training outside of class. This is a great environment to meet new friends while working on new skills and enjoy the sport of gymnastics.
Preschool Open Gym | Ages 1-7
Parent or caretaker must be within arm’s reach of their child at all times, no adults on equipment. The registration is for the specific day and time listed. Please register under your child’s name. Adults and children must have a waiver form on file.
School Age Open Gym | Ages 5-12
No parents or caretakers are allowed in the gym. As our coaches will supervise multiple kids enjoying free play time, we do not provide spotting or class structure. The registration is for the specific day and time listed. Please register under your child’s name.
*Prerequisites required to participate in this class.