Welcome to United Flip Force Gymnastics! We are a dynamic gymnastics school located in beautiful Clermont FL, just a short drive from Winter Garden, Ocala and Orlando. We have a strong love for kids and a dedication to the sport of gymnastics! We believe kids should love and enjoy practicing, and parents should get what they pay for. At our facility, we want you and your family to know you are more than just a number - you are part of the team!
Please feel free to call us with any questions, or to schedule a free trial class! 352-989-4839
Coach Santi has over 20 yrs of experience in the sport of gymnastics. He has competed in World Championships, worked as an acrobat in Disney's Lion King, and coached other gymnasts to the elite level. He likes spending time with his family and dog Max.
Maria has over 13 years of administrative experience. She loves assisting our families, and prides herself on being the first line of communication when people enter the gym. She loves spending time with her family, sewing and doing other craft projects.
Coach Jaimee coaches both team and rec. She is pursuing her bachelors degree in elementary education and was a gymnast for 10 years. She also did cheerleading and lacrosse. She loves being outdoors and staying active.
Ms. Kathi has a history in the sports of gymnastics, running and martial arts. She currently works full time as a PT, but also has a passion for being in the gym helping the kids and parents. She loves spending time with her family, traveling and cooking.
We offer recreational classes for a wide variety of experience levels. For your 3-5 year olds, we have our preschool classes. Our preschool classes are a mix of fun and an intro to the sport of gymnastics for this younger group. In these classes, the kids learn the basics of gymnastics and movement skills, with fun activities to promote balance, strength, flexibility and coordination! Beginner gymnastics classes - Beginner gymnastics classes are gymnastics classes for your introductory gymnast with no experience. In these classes they will learn the basics of gymnastics with an emphasis on more solid skill development. The kids will do different events: like balance beam, bars, vault, floor and tumble track. Some of the skills these kids will learn are: cartwheels, pull overs, handstands, round offs .... Intermediate/Advanced gymnastics - For those gymnasts that have some prior experience in gymnastics, this class may be more appropriate. The class will still include all events, but will include instruction on slightly more difficult skills. Some of the skills these kids will learn are: back handspring, back hip circle on bars, cartwheel on beam ... Trampoline and tumbling - This class is designed for those kids that only want to focus on floor and trampoline skills. These are the only 2 events completed in during this class. Skills learned in this class can include: cartwheels, round offs, back walk overs, front hand springs, back handsprings ... Pricing - 1x per year registration fee of 40$/family, 1x per wk is $62/mo, 2x per wk is $105/wk, 3x per wk is $138
Xcel is an alternative program of USA gymnastics. It offers gymnasts the exciting opportunity to compete on a team, while having the flexibility to cater to individual abilities and commitment levels! This is a great program and a lot of fun, set up a try out if interested! Pricing - call for try out
While rec programs are fitting for everyone, competitive programs usually require an invitation or try out to join after being evaluated by a qualified coach. Coaches look for physical strength, flexibility, basic skills, motivation, coach ability and sportsmanship. Being on team requires commitment, time, hard work and even financial commitment. If interested in this program, contact our office and set up a try out! Pricing - call for try out
Our seasonal camps are often run during breaks from school - summer, winter and spring. Typical hours of camp are 9-3pm and include rotations of all 4 Olympic events, tumble track, games, arts and crafts and floor games! Cost is currently $100/week. No registration fee is required. Extended care is available with hours of 745am - 6pm for an additional $10 per day. Extended care does not include gymnastics.
Parent's Night Out is a special occasional event that allows your kids to have fun, while you get to go out! It is typically run for 3 hours and includes gymnastics activities, arts and crafts, movie ... Cost is typically $25 if paid ahead of time and $30 if paid at the door.
Open gym is a time block set aside for athletes to come in and work out on their own with only supervision of staff. Participants have the fun and freedom of doing the events they choose, but with only the supervision of staff for safety. No official instruction is provided.
Looking for a place for your next birthday party?? We can help! We will set up a group gymnastics work out, including stretch/warm up, amazingly fun obstacle course, set of floor games ... followed by pizza and cake! Contact us for further information on pricing.
"Coach Santiago is the best! He trained our daughter in the very beginning of her gymnastics career and then again as a level 9 and 10 gymnast. He is patient and knowledgeable and truly loves the athletes as well as the sport!"Pam C: Parent
"Coach Santiago and coach Jaimee are amazing and very knowledgeable. They are extremely patient with kids of all ages, even with my 3 year old son! Both my kids love going to gymnastics and learning new things. We truly cannot say enough about United Flip Force Gymnastics. They have truly been a blessing to our family!"Maria V: Parent
"I have known Santiago and Kathi for a number of years. They are two of the finest young people I have ever known. Their skills in the gym are phenomenal , but their love for the kids is what sets them apart from the crowd!"Jeff P.: Parent
"Coach Jaimee has been a great addition to the UFFG family. Her passion for gymnastics and dedication in helping each child succeed is evident through her coaching. We love coach Jaimee!"Tanya M: Parent
"Maria is very helpful in the office. She always greets you with a smile and is willing to answer your questions with patience and takes what ever time you need. She is very professional and friendly and makes everyone feel welcome!"Denise J: Parent