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Physical fitness. Self-confidence. Courage. Self-discipline. Social awareness. Physical and mental strength. Self-appreciation. Teamwork. Flexibility. These are the benefits your child can attain through his or her involvement in gymnastics. And AcroSports Gymnastics is where you can find them.
Why Gymnastics is Great for Kids
Today’s kids are considered the most inactive generation in history due to the popularity in social media and the advancements of computers and video game technology. Instead of kids riding bikes, playing kickball and going to the park, they are sitting in front of the TV or computer screen.
Gymnastics provides a fun and safe activity that gets kids physically active. Not only does the sport provide a good, solid fitness foun- dation, gymnastics also provides many other benefits, from socialization skills to life skills to basics that can enhance performance in other sports.
If you turn on the local news or read the paper, you’ll see that childhood obesity is on the rise. According to the Center for Disease Control, obesity is a serious health concern for children and adolescents. With the trend of a sedentary life- style on the rise, obesity is also on the rise.
According to the CDC participating in physical activity is important for children and teens as it may have beneficial effects not only on body weight, but also on blood pressure and bone strength. Physically active children are also more likely to remain physically active throughout adolescence and possibly into adulthood.
So, enrolling your preschooler in gymnastics is a great foundation for a healthy and active start to life! Let’s look at more reasons why. [read more]