Xcel is an alternative USA Gymnastics Competitive program that provides a gymnast of varying abilities and commitment levels the opportunity for a rewarding gymnastics experience. This year long commitment allows the gymnast to spend more time in the gym perfecting her goals and competing at meets. We are looking for gymnasts as young as 8 years old up though middle school who show a strong desire to continue to perfect their skills and strengthen themselves as gymnasts. As well as, learn new challenging skills using safe progressions. Currently our Xcel team practices at our Waunakee location only.
How do I inquire about team?
If you would like more information or your child has an interest in Xcel please contact the office by phone (608) 850-4466 or email.
How much does it cost?
The rate for the 2017 season is $200 a month. Plus a $57 membership fee. Other expenses include the competition leo, warm-ups, briefs, and other items.
When are the practices?
Xcel practices are two hours long and they meet twice a week.
How many meets do they attend?
Gymnasts will compete at 4-6 meets during the season and upon qualification, one state meet.
When does the season start?
The commitment to Xcel is April to April. The competition season is January thru March.
Does my child have to have prior gymnastics experience?
We would like potential team members to have some experience in gymnastics before being evaluated for the Xcel team. Requirements will vary year to year. If your child does have prior competitive gymnastics experience, an evaluation may be required.
While team isn’t for everyone, we do offer the opportunity to kids with the desire, strenght, and skill necessary for competitive gymnastics. Our program operates under teh sanction of USA Gymnastics, the national governing body of our sport, and ranges from Level 3 to our Optional program. Membership to our team is by invintation only. Typically we are looking for kids already enrolled in our various programs. Currently our USAG Team pratices at our Madison location only. Contact the Madison office by phone (608) 271-1885 or e-mail for more information.