Level 1 - No skills required
Level 2 - Push up into bendback (bridge) / Cartwheel on prefrred side
Level 3 - Bend back (bridge) and up from standing / Headstand / One handed carwheel
Level 4 - Cartweel on both sides (one handed included) / One handed bendbacks (bridge) / Straight over / Headstand changing legs / Roundoff
Level 5 - Handspring / Front walkover / Back walkover / Two balances
Level 6 - Three balances
Level 7 - Arial Work, Tumbling
We follow the "Acrobatic Arts" Syllabus at Peppermint in all of our levels of acrobatics. We have amended our levels though to suit our studios needs. In acrobatics class students will learn to develop their strength and flexability along with balance, cartwheel, tumble and more.
Contortion class is for all ages and is for students who would like to push the limits of their acrobatic flexibility.
Acrobatics troupe is for students wishing to represent Peppermint at competitions. Students must enrol in a general level acro class and the troupe class.
Level 1 / Wed 9:30 - 10:00am
Level 2 / Fri 4:45 - 5:30pm
Level 2/3 / Tue 3:15 - 4:00pm
Level 3 / Wed 4:30 - 5:15pm
Level 4 / Tue 4:45 - 5:30pm
Level 5 / Tue 4:45 - 5:45pm
Level 6 / Tue 4:45 - 5:45pm
Level 7 / Tue 6:45 - 7:45pm
Tumbling / Tue 7:45 - 8:15pm
12/u Troupe* / Wed 4:15 - 5:15pm
Open Troupe* / Tue 5:45 - 6:45pm
Contortion / Tue 4:00 - 4:45pm
*Students must enrol in a general level acrobatics class also.
what to wear
Wear any tight fitting gym type clothing that can stretch. Please do not wear anything that will flip up whilst upsidedown (like loose fitting singlets).
Bare feet for lower levels of acrobatics. Acrobatic shoes are required for level 4 upwards.