Fall is in full-swing at Twisters! Classes are booming, parties are rocking and kids have been having a blast at our no-school Gymnastics Fun Days. We recently celebrated FIVE (you read that correctly: FIVE) Twisters seniors on this year's College Signing Day. Keep an eye out for a post on that very soon! Today we want to take the time to celebrate a Twisters LEGEND. If you've been a member at our Boca Raton location, then you know her and you love her. She's the MVP of the office, the ultimate organizer, and always a friendly, smiling face welcoming [...]
Happy First Day of Fall! It’s hard to believe that summer breezed by so fast, fall is here and the school year is underway. Gymnastics classes and parties are rocking and rolling and our competitive teams are gearing up for an awesome 2022-23 season. The gymnasts aren’t the only ones training at Twisters... Our coaches and leadership team are training hard as well. Each year, American Twisters and Boca Twisters sends a group of representatives from our leadership team to USA Gymnastics National Congress. This year, Twisters was proud to send a group of over 20 staff members - [...]
Boca Twisters, otherwise known as Twister Gymnastics of Boca Raton, was thrilled to welcome YouTube superstar Like Nastya and her dad to our gym in her recent YouTube episode "Dad helps Nastya become self-confident". Check out the video below! https://youtu.be/u_bW4B7PPSk Like Nastya finds her strength at Twisters! In the episode, Nastya's dad is working to help Nastya find her confidence in multiple ways. Nastya is worried about an upcoming sports competition at school, so her dad takes her to Twister Gymnastics of Boca Raton to help her find her strength and confidence through gymnastics. When Nastya arrives at Twisters, she's [...]
American Twisters is proud to recognize the Featured Twister for the month of March 2022 - Gymnast Mikaella V!
Dedication. Perseverance. Strength. Hard Work. Team Work. Once again, Twisters is beyond proud to announce that our Level 9’s and 10’s had a record-setting weekend at the Region 8 Championships. The hard work and dedication of our athletes and coaching staff shined through as we qualified *9 Level 9’s* to Eastern's and *12 Level 10’s* to Nationals… the most in Twisters history! A huge congratulations goes out to... Level 9 Eastern Qualifiers Carolyn JacksonSydney CrouchEmily RiveraSophia LomaskyNina BallouJayla BookerNicole RengifoAllison KaempherHannah Kang Level 10 National QualifiersHanna CastilloAriana DelgadoHaylen ZambrowskiSamara BuchananAmanda PagacBaleigh GarciaMia BaltrunDani BommaritoAlex GreenwaldDaniella CastilloEmma GayleAbby Johnston Another congratulations goes [...]
Twister Gymnastics - Featured Twister for November 2021: Jayla Booker. "Jayla is a 14 year old high school freshman and optional team gymnast who has been a part of the Twisters family since she was five years old. She has been a gymnast for the past nine years, and in July of this year, Jayla was diagnosed with epilepsy."
It's June 2020…I look up and glance across the gym until my eyes find yours…and there you are…I see you with a big smile on your face…since the moment you were born I knew that my heart would forever exist outside my body… you showed me love like I had never known before… the world is so magicalthrough your eyes… I feel what you feel, and that smile on your face says it all…you’re so happy to be back.You’ve been talking about this for weeks…while the world was on pause you’d ask every day…” is it time to go back [...]
We take pride in our great big, ever-growing Twisters family. So many of our Twisters coaches and staff members have children who take classes or attend camp at our gyms, and even family members who also work here. Our love for Twisters gets passed down through the generations. On that note, we'd like to introduce this month's Twisters blog feature. A triple-generation Twisters family... The LoBue Family! With Grandma, Mom and Dad working for the organization and a daughter in classes, Lindsay, Steven and Ellie LoBue are a true Twisters family. Lindsay has been working for Twisters and USA Competitions [...]
Dear Twister Families, As you may have heard, the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has recently taken steps to revoke USA Gymnastics' (USAG) recognition as the national governing body for the sport of gymnastics. The USOC believes that "the challenges facing the organization are simply more than it is capable of overcoming in its current form," and at Twisters we agree and believe a fresh start is necessary. You may be wondering how the USOC's actions to decertify USAG will impact our gymnasts and coaches. We received a message from the USOC and USAG stating that these actions will have [...]
It may not feel like it in Florida quite yet, but fall is underway. The kids are back to school, fall classes are rockin' and our 2018 seniors are off to college! American Twisters proudly sent two full-scholarship seniors to NCAA Division I Universities this year. Abby Johnston received a full scholarship to the University of Nebraska and Alexandra Greenwald received a full scholarship to the University of Iowa. Go Huskers and Hawkeyes! Even though our 2018 seniors are missed in the gym, their presence is certainly felt, and the pride and inspiration they've left with us will stay forever. As [...]