Overview

Maine Academy of Gymnastics has a variety of programs for all ages and skill levels from First Flight (parent & tot), to our advanced competitive teams, the American Flyers. At MAG, your child will be introduced to the 4 Olympic gymnastics events for girls and the 6 Olympic gymnastics events for boys. Our professional and safety-certified staff, will ensure that your child is learning in a fun and safe environment, challenging both their mind and physical fitness.

Each student will experience success with each new challenge, and realize that they are stronger, braver and more capable than they had ever imagined! The Maine Academy staff continually participate in clinics and workshops throughout the United States in order to provide the very best in professional gymnastics instruction. 


Philosophy

The sport of gymnastics combines many aspects of a child’s development. Through various exercises that enhance strength, flexibility, agility and neuromuscular development, each student will become more physically fit. This, along with the attributes of self-motivation, goal setting, discipline and the strive for improvement, will benefit each child involved with any sport at any level. Maine Academy feels that the sport of gymnastics is beneficial for all children. Each one will learn that fitness is fun. Our staff knows that learning gymnastics will enhance a child’s life in many ways, both inside of a gym and out. We feel that it is an honor and a privilege to be a part of that very important life lesson for every one of our students. 


Staff

The senior coaching staff at the Maine Academy of Gymnastics consists of highly motivated professionals who have dedicated years of studying and teaching gymnastics throughout the United States and abroad. The Maine Academy senior coaching staff participate annually in national clinics and training seminars to keep updated and continue to offer the very best in professional gymnastics instruction. All coaching staff members are either USAG/Red and/or Cross Safety certified.

 

Our Students

The sport of gymnastics is rewarding as well as a great deal of fun for all children. Maine Academy is the home of young athletes from many parts of the state. Students travel regularly from great distances to participate in the wide variety of programs offered. While Maine Academy specializes in preschool development, we offer a curriculum geared for all ages and abilities for both girls and boys.


American Flyers

The American Flyers gymnastics teams have been, for over a decade, the Maine State Champions. Boys and Girls Competitors compete and medal at every level throughout the State and Region.  See the Teams page for more information.