Recent content by Wendie

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    Broken Ankle - How long to heal?

    Same - We have a Salter 1, or 2 (or maybe 4) depending on Xray. She is out of the boot as of Monday and going to gymnastics but no hard landings.
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    Broken Ankle - How long to heal?

    Hi! Thank you for answering. Do you know what type of fracture it was? My daughter has a Salter Harris Type 1 or 2 (possibly 4) depending on the xray.
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    Broken Ankle - How long to heal?

    My 14 year old daughter (XCEL Platinum) broke her ankle with a fall off of the beam at a recent meet (Feb 23rd.) Her foot landed half on the top mat and half off - which twisted her ankle and broke it. For those parents whose kids have broken their ankles - how long was your daughter out of...
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    Is your gym going forward with USAG?

    Has your gym discussed the immediate future of USAG with you? Our gym has always competed under USAG in Northern California– and our gym owner is super worried that USAG is going to fold (shortly) under the pressure of the recent issues/lawsuits, etc. Is this a worry that is coming up at your...
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    What do you think of AirTracks for home use?

    Hi Everyone, I am the original poster on this thread! THANK YOU for setting me straight! I also showed my daughters the responses and they are both now understanding that that mat is dangerous at home. Thanks! Wendie
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    What do you think of AirTracks for home use?

    Hello fellow gymnastics parents! My daughters desperately want an AirTrack in our home. I have two gymnasts, a 12 year old Gold XCEL and 10 year old Silver XCEL . They are both into tumbling and we already have two mats at home. These AirTracks are wildly expensive; in the $700 range. Ouch...
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    Home Gymnastics Bar - Your Thoughts?

    Hi everyone, My nine year old is begging BEGGING for a gymnastics bar for her birthday (which happens to be tomorrow, but nothing like waiting until the last minute, right?) So, as you probably know, the home bars are super expensive, so would like to get your thoughts on one before we take...