LaFleur’s offers the best gymnastics for kids in Tampa. We are located just minutes from Westchase, Carrollwood, Citrus Park, South Tampa, and Lutz.

The President’s Council on Physical Education and Sports states,
“Gymnastics develops upper body and abdominal strength better than any other activity”

Top 10 Benefits of Gymnastics

1. Develop coordination
2. Develop flexibility
3. Develop strength and power
4. Learn to listen and follow directions
5. Gain self-esteem and confidence
6. Social interaction with peers
7. Learn to set goals
8. Learn fundamentals of movement
9. Develop skills to enhance other sports
10. It’s FUN!!

USA Gymnastics
Did you know…
Gymnastics Helps Academics
A recent two-year study has shown that children K-8 who participate in gymnastics improved
their reading and math skills significantly (up to 28%) over their peers who did not participate.

 

Links:

  • Gymnastics Builds Brains and Bodies
  • Let the Kids Play: They’ll Do Better in School
  • Combining Movement and Education
  • The Benefits of Sport Activities for Children with Special Needs