TAGS Gymnastics COVID-19 Update May 1st, 2020

Dear TAGS Spring Session Families, While we were hopeful that we would be able to reopen on Monday, May 4th, given the current restrictions, we sadly will not be able to resume operations at that time. As you all know, this has been an incredibly difficult time for everyone, and our small business is noContinue reading “TAGS Gymnastics COVID-19 Update May 1st, 2020”

TAGS Gymnastics COVID-19 Update March 25th, 2020

Dear TAGS Gymnastics Families, We’d like to take a moment to introduce ourselves. We’re Tony Aretz and Alex Pesavento and we own and operate TAGS Gymnastics. We hope this email finds you and your family in good health during these challenging times. We appreciate you taking the time to read our letter.  History TAGS wasContinue reading “TAGS Gymnastics COVID-19 Update March 25th, 2020”

The Endless Benefits of Gymnastics at TAGS

Gymnastics has so many benefits for children. Not only does it promote self-confidence, it builds physical and mental strength, and improves social and emotional well-being! Physical Benefits Gymnastics has physical benefits such as increased strength, flexibility, balance, coordination, endurance and agility. Gymnastics works muscles in the body from the large muscle groups to the smallestContinue reading “The Endless Benefits of Gymnastics at TAGS”

Thinking of “Taking a Break” for the Summer? Consider This…

The sport of gymnastics is all about MUSCLE MEMORY. Muscle memory is the ability to reproduce a particular movement without conscious thought, acquired as a result of frequent repetition of that movement.  Much like riding a bike or learning to play a musical instrument, gymnastics takes practice!  Participating in gymnastics at TAGS consistently throughout theContinue reading “Thinking of “Taking a Break” for the Summer? Consider This…”

Spotlight On: Tots & Minis (Ages 3 & 4)

The Tot and Mini classes at TAGS Gymnastics are designed with the 3 and 4 year old brain and body in mind! At TAGS we know that 3 and 4 year old children are filled with boundless energy and learning potential, so we provide classes that coordinate specifically with age and ability to maximize the physicalContinue reading “Spotlight On: Tots & Minis (Ages 3 & 4)”

TAGS Boy’s and Girl’s Teams Find Success at Regionals!

The TAGS boys and girls competitive teams had an awesome showing at their respective regional championships last weekend! The TAGS South and TAGS Eden Prairie girl’s teams competed in Green Bay, WI, while the boy’s team from TAGS South traveled to Milwaukee, WI. There were some great finishes for the TAGS South girls with NatalieContinue reading “TAGS Boy’s and Girl’s Teams Find Success at Regionals!”

TAGS Gymnastics: Making a difference, one cartwheel at a time…

Welcome to the TAGS Gymnastics Blog!  To kick off our first post, we thought we’d share a little bit about the history of TAGS. Thompson Academy of Gymnastics, now “TAGS”, was started in 1977 by Julia Thompson and Greg Aretz.  They started with just 50 students and a handful of coaches eager to make a differenceContinue reading “TAGS Gymnastics: Making a difference, one cartwheel at a time…”