Beginner II

Ages 7 and up* 

50 minutes, 8:1 ratio

Students in Beginner II work through a progression of skills to learn a back-handspring and roundoff back-handspring. Students will advance to the next class (Beginner III) once they have mastered both standing and roundoff back handspring.

Prerequisite skills for Beginner II:

  • Cartwheel with straight legs and proper entry/exit

  • Roundoff with proper block off floor and correct foot placement

  • Unassisted handstand (holding for at least 3 seconds) with proper entry/exit

  • Back walkover with straight legs

*or recommendation by teacher