A list of gymnastic classes, programs, and gymnasiums for children in Westchester County, including Soho, the Upper West Side, Midtown, and the East Village, to help your kids become gymnasts.
74th St. MAGIC
510 E. 74th St.
Host your child’s birthday party at 74th St. MAGIC and let us help you create an unforgettable day! Parents rave that MAGIC’s gymtastic parties are the most fun and best value to be found on the Upper East Side. MAGIC’s popular party themes are jam-packed with activities in our bright, colorful gym, baby gym, and cheerful party room! The outdoor rooftop playground is available, weather permitting. Our caring, experienced staff makes sure everyone is engaged and having fun! Parties are available weekends throughout the year, and weekdays during summer months. Facility tours available.
92Y May Center for Health, Fitness, and Sport
92nd Street Y
1395 Lexington Ave. at 92nd St.
92Y May Center has sports classes for all ages and levels. For the little ones, we have Tiny Tumblers and Tumbling Toddlers gymnastics classes. Older kids enjoy a variety of gymnastics classes and team options. Aquatics at 92Y are second to none. Polliwogs, Minnows and Guppies are classes certified by the American Red Cross for infants and preschoolers. Private and semi-private lessons offer professional one-on-one instruction. There’s coaching, the Flying Dolphins Swim Team, and the Learn-To-Swim program. Basketball leagues, classes and coaching are also available for youth and teens.
555 E. 90th St
212 North End Ave.
Chelsea Piers Sports and Entertainment Complex
23rd Street & Hudson River Park
Chelsea Piers is a 28-acre sports village located on three historic Hudson River piers, offering the city’s best sports programming for children ages 12 months to 17 years. Easily accessible from by subway or car (on-site parking available), Chelsea Piers features state-of-the-art facilities for a wide-range of sports including gymnastics, basketball, soccer, baseball, rock climbing, golf, ice skating, hockey and more. Youth programs are available year-round, including an extensive summer sports camp. For more information, call or visit the website.
Elliott's Gymnastics Classes
Elliott Cortez, PhD, Founder
131 W. 86th St.
Elliott’s Gymnastics Classes is the only New York City kids’ gym that combines movement science with child development theory (CDT) to produce fitness and activity programming for children, from infants to children as old as 14. Our ability to conduct classes, either within a facility or in one of NYC’s parks, demonstrates that fitness is not just about having great apparatus and facilities, but about content and optimal child development. The Elliott's Classes methodology and approach is tried and true, and has been tested over the last 18 years.
181 W. 135th St.
This fall the Harlem YMCA has an exciting array of youth programs and activities including afterschool academic enrichment, guitar and keyboard lessons, sports clinics and leagues, health workshops and fitness training, visual and media arts instruction, dance and martial arts classes, and swimming instruction and leadership activities. We’ve got something for everyone — toddlers, pre-schoolers, school-aged kids and teens. So bring your kid to the Harlem YMCA, the place where kids go to grow…
244 E. 84th St.,
25 Hubbels Drive, Mount Kisco
Jodi's Gym has been providing New York kids the highest level of fun, friends, and fitness for 31 years! Their step-by-step, no-fail approach ensures that every child feels a sense of accomplishment. From the tiniest tumblers to advanced gymnasts (ages 9 mos.-12 years), there is something for everyone. They offer mommy-and-me gym, gym and music classes, preschool gymnastics, school-aged gymnastics, Creation Station dance classes, Mad Science, Motion Evolution, special needs gymnastics, summer and holiday-break camps, free member perks, free open playtime, play groups, private lessons, and the best birthday parties ever.
Kinderdance® is a nationally acclaimed developmental dance, movement and fitness program for 2-8 years olds. Children learn the physical skills of creative movement, gymnastics, ballet and tap, blended with educational concepts. Besides providing a quality dance program for young children, Kinderdance® offers an enormous benefit to busy parents — convenience. Classes are taught right in your child’s school, generally at a lower cost than outside locations. Contact Carol Baird for information.
THE LITTLE GYM
777 White Plains Road, Scarsdale
2121 Broadway, 2nd Floor (between 74th and 75th streets)
Upper West Side, Manhattan
207 E. 94th St. (between Second and Third avenues)
Upper East Side, Manhattan
28 Franklin Turnpike Waldwick, NJ
The Little Gym is an exercise and motor development center for children, offering gymnastic classes, sports skills development, dance, cheerleading, and karate classes for children ages 4 mos.-12 years, in a loving, non-competitive environment. Qualified instructors implement programs designed to build self-esteem and confidence. An emphasis on music and fun encourages both physical and emotional growth. The Little Gym also offers summer camp, holiday camp, Parent Survival Night, and Awesome Birthday Bashes.
MY GYM Children's Fitness Center - Lincoln Center and Harlem Locations
Upper West Side
22 W. 66th St., (bet. W. Central Park & 65th Street Transverse)
258 St. Nicholas Ave.
New York, NY 10027
My Gym has spent more than 30 years building children’s self-esteem and nurturing a love of fitness and activity. A variety of age-appropriate programming including gym, yoga, martial arts, theatre, and dance are offered in our clean, safe, and fun environment for children ages 6 weeks-10 years (programs vary by location). Member benefits include unlimited practice and plays, as well as exclusive savings on parents’ night out, summer camp, and birthday parties! With a new program every week, children are constantly challenged and stimulated in new and exciting ways!
New York Kids Club
6 Fantastic New York Locations!
The New York Kids Club offers children 6 months - 12 years the opportunity to build body awareness and confidence through physically challenging activities including Baby and Toddler tumbling classes, Gymnastics, Martial Arts, and Sports Time. Children explore and express their individuality and tap into their creativity in artistically enriching programs, including music classes, Preschool Musical, and Ballet. The Culinary Institute exposes children to healthy international foods and instills good eating habits. Progressing children’s physical, social, emotional, and intellectual growth is at the heart of every program.
NYC Elite Gymnastics-Soho
100 Avenue of the Americas
NYC Elite Gymnastics-Upper East Side
421 E. 91st St
At NYC Elite Gymnastics you and your guests will enjoy gymnastics activities hosted by New York’s best party staff! Activities include gymnastics, trampolines, inflatables, pit play, and games. All parties include an hour of exciting, fun-filled activities and a half hour of refreshment time. As always at NYC Elite you have exclusive use of the facility for your party. NYC Elite will provide an enjoyable, stress-free experience for parents, and your child will leave an unforgettable birthday party feeling like a STAR. Call now to reserve your party.
Sokol New York
420 E. 71st St (bet. First & York Avenues)
Our colorful, fully equipped tot gym for children ages 10 months-5 years has participants coming back year after year! This allows each child to build skills and independent movement. Our goal is to teach skills in a positive and playful manner. Our instructors guide each child in small steps, which ensures big success. Fun challenges and skill mastery motivate us to do more! We offer age-appropriate activities on all our equipment. So let’s jump for joy together and build skills to last a lifetime! Program year September 17, 2012-June 7, 2013. Register now.