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Enroll in a Class, Win a Summer Camp

Score a FREE Day of Summer Camp! Enroll your child for an in-person class in June and be entered to win. Three lucky winners will be chosen in July!

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Bending Backwards: October Bridge Photo Contest

  • Contest: Bridge Photo Challenge
  • Prize: Pacific West Gymnastics sweatshirt, t-shirt and a feature in our monthly newsletter
  • Deadline: October 22, 2023
  • To Participate: Post a photo doing a Bridge on Facebook or Instagram using the hashtag #PacWestOctoberPhotoContest. For details, see How to Participate

Join us in celebrating an iconic gymnastics skill! Participate in our online Bridge Photo Contest for a chance to win an awesome Prize Package and be featured in our monthly newsletter, The Pacific West Times. Anyone who can do a bridge is invited to participate. Follow the instructions below before October 22nd and you’re in!

Improve Flexibility & Posture – Plus Compete with Your Friends Online

Bridges are a fundamental skill for gymnastics! They help with back flexibility, strengthening back muscles and core muscles, coordination, and body awareness! The bridge is a building block for more advanced gymnastics moves like back walkovers, front walkovers, back handsprings, front handsprings, bridge kickovers, and more! Practicing bridges will set you up for success in gymnastics, and performing in our online competition is easy!

Find an open area, snap a photo of your best bridge, and post it online. It’s a great way to improve your skills while competing with friends online!

Official Criteria, Prizes & Recognition

We are accepting submissions until Sunday, October 22nd! The winner will be selected based on the bridge form and the aesthetic of the photo. Bonus points for wearing a Halloween costume and a vertical line from wrists to shoulders! (Remember to tuck your head in, cover your ears with your shoulders!)

The winning participant will be announced and featured in our monthly newsletter. Plus the winner will be awarded a prize package that includes a Pacific West shirt, sweatshirt, and more!

How to Participate on Facebook or Instagram in Two Easy Steps

To participate in the challenge, post your entry on Facebook or Instagram with our official hashtag! See the instructions below.

On Facebook:

  1. Like our Facebook page
  2. Post your photo to a public audience with the hashtag, #PacWestOctoberPhotoContest

On Instagram:

  1. Follow us on Instagram, @pacwestgym
  2. Post your photo with the hashtag, #PacWestOctoberPhotoContest

Note: On Instagram, we can only see posts from Public Accounts

Looking for some great places to snap your photo, check out 5 Outdoor Spots in the Bay Area for Gymnastics, Kid’s Activities, and Soaking up the Sun for a few ideas of where to go!


Enroll or Take a Tour Get a Free Flashing Light, October Special

Take a Free Tour or Enroll in an In-Person Gymnastics or Tumbling Class, and get a Free Flashing Safety Light! Getting goodies is always fun–but it’s even more fun lit up with a Pacific West Gymnastics Flashing Safety Light.

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Kids Birthday Parties, Now Booking

Celebrate with action-packed fun! Party activities may include obstacle courses, relay races, trampoline bouncing, tumble-trak hopping, rope swings and age games for all ages. Our staff handles the details so you can enjoy your child’s special day, stress-free!

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Pacific West Gymnastics Promo Products by Your Promo Pros

Pacific West Gymnastics partners with Your Promo Pros for promotional products and campaigns! Connect with your customers and achieve your marketing goals–promote your business with branded products and campaigns. Your Promo Pros will transform your brand and logo into a thoughtful gift for any occasion – company retreats, blood drives, holidays, and more.

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About Pacific West Gymnastics

Pacific West Gymnastics, with locations in Union City and Fremont, is a sporting facility that offers Preschool and Toddler Gymnastics, Boys and Girls Recreational Gymnastics, Trampoline & Tumbling, Girls Competitive Team Programs plus Seasonal & Summer Camp Programs. Request a Free Tour online.

We also do Birthday Parties!

Classes | Teams  | Summer Camp & Seasonal CampsBirthday Parties | Free Tour

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