Dance & Gymnastics Programs

Dance

The Westport Weston Family YMCA Dance Center has been providing quality Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Modern, Hip Hop and Creative Children’s Classes for children, teens, and adults for over 40 years. The school offers a full spectrum of programs for students ages 2 to adult and meets from September to June in two semesters, Fall and Winter/Spring.

Our education-based program is geared toward creating well rounded dancers with strong technique, coordination and focus. We strive to engage students physically and intellectually while helping them have fun while learning.

 

Gymnastics

The Westport Weston Family YMCA Gymnastics Center, in its 10,000 sq. ft. space, emphasizes individual skill development in a safe, fun and supportive environment. Our coaching staff wants your child to have a rewarding experience and encourages children of all ages and abilities to participate. Our Gymnastics Program offers classes and activities for all ages and abilities, from toddlers through high school, including our Artistic Gymnastics Competition Team Level 3-8 and our award winning YMCA Showtime Exhibition Team.

With its high ceilings, new equipment, in ground deep foam pits, in ground trampoline, spring floor, tumble strip, warm up floor and more,  our new Gymnastics Center is able to provide training for all level gymnasts. To take part in the Y Gymnastics Center’s programs, participants must be members of the Westport Weston Family YMCA . Please note we are a NUT-FREE gymnastics center.

Developmental Gymnastics

Our Developmental Gymnastics Program offers a variety of classes for Gymnasts of all ages and skill levels. Learn the basics of gymnastics, improve your skills with professional Gymnastics Coaches, and perfect your jumping, tumbling, cartwheeling, and so much more!

Competitive Gymnastics Team

The Westport Weston Family Y competes in regional and national level YMCA and USAG meets, Levels 3-8. The Competition team Season runs September- June; however, the program and workout commitment is encouraged year round. Competition meets are January – June.  For inquiries contact Head Coach Megan Willett at 203-226-8981 ext.132 or email gymnastics@westporty.org.

Showtime Exhibition Gymnastics Team

Our internationally recognized Showtime Exhibition Gymnastics Team competes in Regional, National and International events. To be a part of this invite only program, one must move up through the Family Y gymnastics classes. Any exceptions must be approved by Sally Silverstein after a tryout.