2014 Kids Summer Gymnastics Camp set for Lansing MI

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(Newswire.net — March 21, 2014 Dewitt, MI — DeWitt, MI – Twistars USA Gymnastics Club announces “Twistars Recreational Summer Gymnastics Camp” for kids.  This summer camp is ideal for all kids, ages 3-10 years old who live in, or near, the Greater Lansing Area, or are visiting the area for a day, a week or the entire summer.


The summer camp is offered on a daily or weekly basis with half-day and full-day options.  There is also a “last minute” drop-in option.  Summer Camp runs from June 16 through Aug 29, 2014 (excluding the week of July 4th) at Twistars Gymnastics in Dewitt, MI.


Kids will discover a wide variety of activities throughout each day including:

  • Gymnastics Instruction based on the individual ability of the child. This is a locomotor skill development program that is great for every child.
  • Arts and Crafts including jewelry making, creative design drawing, collages, group projects and more.
  • Rock Climbing Wall on an age appropriate, physically challenging traverse rock wall.
  • Story Time, reading aloud, role-playing, story comprehension worksheets and games.
  • Play Zone Time which includes discovery and play time in the activity center that includes tunnels, slides, and a ball pit.
  • Games, Relays, and Contests created with problem solving, teamwork and sportsmanship in mind.
  • Healthy Snack provided for both AM and PM sessions.
  • An energetic, fun filled, positive, safety first environment where learning is a priority. 

“We encourage parents to give your children more than just a vacation this summer! Our summer camp gives them the opportunity to experience a variety of physical, creative, social and cognitive activities at Twistars Gymnastics.   Our camp coordinator, Kiki Wixson, has a wealth of experience as a physical education teacher, accomplished gymnastics coach, and program director. She has developed a curriculum designed to be challenging, creative, content oriented and most of all fun for the kids.”

-says John Geddert, Owner of Gedderts’ Twistars USA Gymnastics Club and Head Coach of the 2012 Gold Medal Women’s Olympic Gymnastics Team.


Camp Themes:  New this year, the summer camp features weekly “Camp Themes” with special guests and theme based activities.  Camp Themes for 2014 are (in weekly order): Pretty Princess, Super Fort Building, Summer Vacations, Cheerleading, Martial Arts & Super Heroes, My Dolly and Me, Animal Adventures, Meet a Gymnast Week, Safety is Fun, and Back to School Week.   


About Gedderts’ Twistars USA Gymnastics Club

Twistars Gymnastics Club is the largest and most successful gymnastics club in the mid-Michigan area.   Two locations in Dimondale and DeWitt offer all levels of gymnastics for boys and girls ages 18 months to 18 years. 


Programs:  The gymnastics programs include recreational gymnastics (weekly classes), competitive team (boys and girls), cheer tumbling classes, competitive gymnastic camp, recreational summer camp, gymnastics birthday parties, gymnastics field trips and Open Gym (public welcome).


Twistars is also home of the 2011 World Champion and 2012 Olympic Champion, Jordyn Wieber.


For more information about the Recreational Summer Camp at Twistars Gymnastics, visit www.twistarsusa.com/summer


Contact Information

Gedderts’ Twistars USA Gymnastics Club

At Clark Corners in Dewitt (517) 628-5278 (Summer Camp Location)

At The Summit in Dimondale (517) 366-2698






Gedderts’ Twistars USA Gymnastics Club

1161 E. Clark Road, Suite 330
Dewitt, MI 48820

(517) 366-2698