Monthly Archives: October 2014

Pick Up Grips/Tiger Paws

Pick Up Grips and Tiger Paws — With no practice tonight (Oct. 31), some gymnasts may have forgotten their grips or tiger paws for the meet this weekend at M&M. The gym will be open on Saturday from 9 a.m.-noon … Continue reading

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Individual/Level Photos, Level 5/6 Tryout, Sleepovers, Fund-raising

Individual/Level Photos — We will be taking individual and level photos a bit early this year. Without a meet the weekend after the week of Nov. 3-7, we will be taking pictures of individuals and each team during practice time … Continue reading

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Mental Training Homework – Confidence Cards

Confidence / Focus Cards This week’s homework is to create confidence cards. Confidence cards are collections of ideas, quotes, questions, cue words, and positive self-talk that an athlete can use during a competition to help with focus and self-confidence. Before … Continue reading

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Camouflage Classic Meet Information

Camouflage Classic Nov. 15-16, 2014 LaFleur’s Gymnastics 189 Kleinmann Dr., Germantown | MAP | 13.8 mi., 16 min. SATURDAY, NOV. 15 GIRLS’ LEVEL 4 – Emily G., Aaliyah, Ryann, Ella, Maeggan, Nadia, Chasity Arrive – 12:45 p.m. Stretch – 1 p.m. Meet Begins — 2:20 p.m. Awards — 3:50 p.m. GIRLS’ LEVEL 4 – Madeline, … Continue reading

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Halloween, State Meets, Success Wall

Friday, Oct. 31 and Saturday, Nov. 1 Practice — Due to the enormous number of trick-or-treaters on Friday, Oct. 31, we will not be having practice that night. Please note, there is a meet the next day. This very much … Continue reading

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Focus: The Difference Between Focus in Practice vs. in Competition

Focus: The Difference Between Focus in Practice vs. in Competition This week is a big week at Wildcard! Hosting a home competition is fun, a lot of work and often results in some extra pressure on the gymnasts. This week … Continue reading

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Meet Week Information

It’s Meet Week — We’re so excited that it’s home meet week. This is, from what we’ve heard, one of the largest meets in the state this season, so we’re really excited to put on a good show. With your … Continue reading

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