Life Lessons Learned from Hockey – Register for Fall Season Now!

*Midwest is now enrolling for the Fall season. Enroll before July 31, 2019 and receive free admission to “Before the Puck Drops” pre-season skate times. Call (219)558-8811 to register today* The common phrase “you learn something new every day” is true; especially for our children. Everyday is a new adventure for them as they are introduced to new ideas and …

Everything You Need To Know About Trampoline & Tumbling

An article posted by Miranda Martin on July 11, 2019 on FloGymnastics. So you’ve heard of trampoline and tumbling (T&T), but aren’t quite sure what it is and don’t know where to begin? Look no further, because this article will give you a rundown of what the sport is, why you should watch, and how to understand the competitions.  Overview: …

HOW GYMNASTICS HELPS YOUR CHILD SUCCEED IN SCHOOL (BACKED BY HARVARD RESEARCH)

HOW GYMNASTICS HELPS YOUR CHILD SUCCEED IN SCHOOL (BACKED BY HARVARD RESEARCH) POSTED BY ANNEJOSEPHSON ON JULY 20, 2015 IN COMPETITIVE GYMNASTICS, PARENTING, PRESCHOOL GYMNASTICS, RECREATIONAL GYMNASTICS | 8 COMMENTS Harvard School of Education released their findings on their latest research project; and, they could have simply titled it “Why Your Kid Should do Gymnastics if You Want Them to Develop the Kind of Character That Helps Them Succeed at …

How To: Pick the Right Program For Your Child

So, your child has decided they want to start classes at Midwest. That’s great! Midwest offers classes in Artistic Gymnastics, Trampoline & Tumbling, Recreational Tumbling, Cheer, Parkour and Dance. Phew! So now you’re trying to pick a class, but you aren’t sure exactly which one will be the right fit. We’ve got you covered! Read on for tips and tricks …

5 Reasons to Join a Competitive Dance Team

1. You’ll make friends for life! Dance team friends make the best friends! You’ll laugh together, work together, build strong team bonds together and, ultimately, you’ll rely on each other as you dance together. The relationships built during dance team are the relationships you’ll cherish for a lifetime! 2. Competition is fun! Its not just about getting on that stage …