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FAQ’s

Where are you located?

We are located at 52057 Sierra Drive Chesterfield, MI 48047. Just off of 23 Mile Road about a half mile East of I-94.

What form of payment do you accept?

We accept many forms of payment. You can pay by cash, check or credit cards (Visa, Master Card, American Express and Discover).  We even accept Trade First.

Can we make up a class if we miss a day?

Yes! American Gymnastics offers unlimited make up classes. If your child misses a class, you can call the front desk and schedule a make-up class any other day that the class is offered within the current 9 week session. Make up classes cannot be carried over to the next session.  We encourage students to attend their regular classes as often as possible so that their coaches can properly assess them when it is time to hand out progress reports.

How old does my child have to be to start a class at AGI?

We have “parent-tot” classes offered for children as soon as they start walking until they are three years of age.

What does my child need to wear to class?

Comfortable athletic wear is acceptable such as shorts and a t-shirt (no denim). Many students wear leotards although they are not required. Your child must be bare foot (no shoes, no socks, no tights, etc.).  And if your child has long hair, it must be pulled back into a pony tail. No jewelry.

Do you offer birthday parties?

Yes, American Gymnastics is a great place to host your little ones birthday party. The kids have a blast running, jumping and playing with two of our coaches while you relax. Click here for more information about Birthday Parties and how to reserve one today.

Do you have to be a member to attend an Open Gym, Toddler Time or Flipout?

No, our Open Gym, Toddler Time and/or Flipouts are open to the public, as well as our members. Everyone is welcome. Click here for more information on our special events.

Does AGI offer discounts for more than one child?

Yes, American Gymnastics offers a family discount. You will receive 10% off the tuition of the second child, and 15% off the tuition of the third child. This discount excludes special events.

Can a parent stay and watch their child in class?

Yes, although it is not required. While parents are not allowed in the gym (except for parent-tot classes), we do have a parent viewing area for you to stay and watch your little one practice.

Do I have to pay each session in full, or do you offer a payment plan?

American Gymnastics offers two ways for you to pay for your child’s classes. You can either pay the session in full or you can sign up for the All American Package (AAP) which allows you to make easy monthly payments in our office on or before the first of each month. For your convenience, you can also register to have your monthly payments made electronically with a debit or credit card.

Do you sell leotards?

Yes, American Gymnastics sells a variety of leotards, in many styles, colors and sizes in our pro-shop. We also offer an online pro-shop through Alpha Factor where you can shop at your convenience.

Isn't gymnastics a girl's sport?

While gymnastics is a very common girls sport, it’s actually also a very popular boys sport, too. Participating in the sport of gymnastics can promote positive effects in the following areas:

  • Builds coordination
  • Builds strength – particularly upper-body strength
  • Increases kinesthetic awareness – the ability to know where the body is in relation to space and motion (situation awareness)
  • Increases flexibility – which aides in skill learning and injury prevention
  • Builds self-confidence

Did You Know?

  1. Men’s Fitness Magazine declared men’s gymnastics the world’s toughest sport.  Gymnastics was ranked 1st among 40 sports using 7 different evaluation criteria such as the fitness, skills and the brains required for success.
  2. Elite male gymnasts are way above the average in overall fitness compared to other athletes.