The Wilmette Park District boasts one of the finest gymnastic team programs in the state, having produced many state- and national-level gymnasts over the years. The Wilmette Gymnastics Team competes in USA Gymnastics competitions across Illinois. Many top local high school gymnasts also train at Wilmette.
The Wilmette Girls and Boys Senior Gymnastics teams have
been competing throughout the state for over thirty years. Our teams have had
great success in local, state and regional competitions. Our main goal is to
provide our gymnasts with a successful competitive experience. Our team program
is structured to provide progressively more intense training as our gymnasts grow
in our program. Senior Team gymnasts typically workout 12-15 hours a week on a
year round basis.
Junior Traveling Team.
Wilmette's Junior team
athletes train 9 hours a week year round.
These gymnasts are first and second
year competitors in the
USA Gymnastics Junior Olympic Program.
House team gymnasts workout 4 hours a week in a
less intensive environment. The competitions are low key and are held in our
gym in Wilmette.
Wilmette runs a Varsity and
high school program for boys and girls.
Gymnasts from around the NorthShore
workout 4-9 hours a week.
These gymnasts have been chosen from Wilmette's age group classes. Pre-requisites include a
number of gymnastics skills and a high level of athletic ability. Pre-Team
gymnasts workout 4 hours a week year round and are hoping to move to the Junior