If your child’s tumbling activities have grown into a full-fledged love of gymnastics, consider theme gifts this holiday season. There are plenty of fabulous gifts for gymnasts that offer practical applications or help them dream big and stay focused. Inspire your seasonal shopping with these wonderful ideas.
What Are the Best Gymnastics Gifts for Kids This Year?
Fill underneath the tree with gymnastics accessories and gear, such as steel pro bars and suede beams for practicing at home. Many of the suede beams available feature the same foam padding and shaped sides as their competition counterparts, while pro bars adjust to meet the needs of your little athlete. Other accessory gift ideas include air floors that provide your cartwheel-happy kid with the bouncy surface he or she needs to perfect tumbling exercises.
Give apparel gifts your gymnast can wear with pride. From hoodies to sweatpants to T-shirts and beyond, there are plenty of well-made options featuring clever wording to select from. Find apparel with applicable gymnast phrases, such as those about defying gravity or tumbling.
Book & Movie Gifts
Enjoy giving gymnastics-themed book and movie gifts this holiday to fuel your young gymnast’s ambitions. Letters to a Young Gymnast by the legendary Nadia Comaneci is one fantastic option that chronicles the icon’s defection from communist Romania and success at the Olympic Games. There’s also Stick It, a fun 2006 movie with cameos from the likes of Nastia Liukin. Other ideas include I Got This: To Gold And Beyond by Olympic gold medalist Laurie Hernandez and Simone Biles: Superstar of Gymnastics: GymnStars Volume 6 about Hernandez’s gold-medal-winning teammate from the last Summer Games.
Tumble Kids Kailua provides Oahu, HI, gymnasts with a welcoming environment to hone their skills. Find a wide range of outstanding gymnastics classes to select from, with summer camps available to keep your little one motivated. Call (808) 798-5413 to enroll your child or visit their website for class information. Like the center on Facebook for the latest news and events.