The Venice Branch of the SKY Family YMCA is proud to host a 10,000 square foot, an air-conditioned center that houses the gymnastics center and rock climbing wall plus a pro-shop is designed for all gymnast's apparel needs. Classes are offered 6-days a week with birthday parties available on Saturdays. Full-day gymnastics camp is offered most days Sarasota County Schools are closed plus summer camp. YMCA gymnastics classes are broken into three groups: Preschool, School-Age, and Competitive. The program is led by Gymnastics Director, Debbie Kotti, 941.375.9121.

Here are more details, including pricing & times for programs located in Venice:


We provide quality instruction, fun first, and safety always. All athletes are encouraged to develop their skills in balance, coordination, flexibility, and strength of body and mind in a safe and nurturing environment that encourages the enjoyment of physical activity, self-confidence, and excellence in the sport of gymnastics. 

(no classes during the week of Thanksgiving, Christmas break, Spring break)

  Member   Non-member
30 Minute Class $85 $115
45 Minute Class   $120 $150
90 Minute Class $150 $180


Tumbling Tots: Parent & child class is for toddlers ages 2-4 years old as of August 1, 2019. Parents will be on the floor with their toddler with hands-on interaction during the entire class. Great bonding time with your child! The class is 30 minutes long.

Lil Tumblers: Structured class with a warm-up and gymnastics circuits on the floor, beam, and bars while learning to follow directions, body awareness, and coordination. A child must be comfortable attending class on their own. Ages 3-5yrs as of August 1, 2020. The class is 30 minutes long.


Beginners I & II - Class introduces girls & boys to the basic skills and technique on vault, bars, beam, and floor. Flexibility and strength are also part of class instruction. Beginners I= ages 5-8yrs, Beginners II= ages 9-11yrs, as of August 1, 2020. Beginners classes are 45 minutes long. 

Intermediate - Class is for girls & boys who have mastered Level 1 skills and technique and demonstrate readiness and strength for more challenging or advanced skills. Intermediate= ages 6-11yrs,  as of August 1, 2020. Intermediate classes are 45 minutes long.

Advanced- Invite Only!: Class is for those who have mastered level 2 skills and technique and demonstrate strength and commitment to learning entry-level competitive skills. Class is invite-only, coach evaluation required. Ages 6 & up as of August 1, 2020. The class is 90 minutes long.

NEW! Trampoline & Tumbling I & II: Girls & boys will be introduced to trampoline, double mini & tumble track skills as well as floor skills from front & back walkovers, back handsprings. T&T I: ages 5-8yrs, T&T II: ages 9-11yrs as of August 1, 2020. The class is 45 minutes long.


Open to everyone, our Open gym is a supervised, non-instructional setting where girls & boys come and practice gymnastics and tumbling skills. Pizza is available to purchase by the slice. Pre-registration and a signed waiver are required. Ages 6-12 yrs as of August 1, 2020. Open gym is 2 hours long. All participants must have a signed waiver by a parent or guardian prior to entering the gymnastics center! Call (941) 375-9121 to pre-register for the open gym before 4pm that Friday! 

Day/time:  Friday 6:30-8:30pm    Cost:   $15/Member, $20/Non-Member


SKY Gymnastics Team is girls by invitation only and compete regionally in southwest Florida. It is a year-round commitment. For more information and availability, please call or email for details. 

  • Team: Pre-team, Level 2-5, and Xcel.
  • Gymnasts Compete in AAU & USAG meets and we are current members of AAU and USAG Organizations. 


Private lessons are available for an individual to train one-on-one for 30 minutes or a group of 2-3 for an hour session to work a specific skill or on a specific event. Privates are offered for gymnastics and tumbling skills. Dates & times are determined by each coach’s individual schedule. 30 minute privates are $30/YMCA mbrs or $40 for non-mbrs. 1 hour privates are $60/YMCA mbrs or $70 for non-mbrs.


Childcare for Sarasota County no school days. Gymnastics camps will be held throughout the school year on days Sarasota County Schools are closed. Activities include instructional gymnastics, trampoline & pit, open gym, rock climbing, crafts and games. All participants receive free lunch and a snack. The camp is offered for K-6th graders from 7am-6pm in the gymnastics center.

Cost:   $25 per day members / $36 per day non members                                



Come to celebrate your birthday at the Venice YMCA with a gymnastics party. Our birthday parties include a bounce house, trampoline, in-ground foam pit, a gymnastics obstacle course, and time in our party room. Rock wall can be added for an additional fee. For more party details and availability, call Debbie Kotti: 941-375-9121

  • Ages 4 - 12 years old
  • Parties available on Saturdays Only
  • Parties are 1 hour and 30 minutes long
  • Time slots range from 12pm, 2pm or 4pm
  • Cost is $175/members; $235/non-members
  • Cost covers up to 12 children *additional fee per child for larger parties