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Mask wearing at PBG
Mask wearing at PBG

Philadelphia has lifted the mask requirement for all fully vaccinated people in a gym setting. For those unvaccinated, mask wearing is highly encouraged. Since most of our students are too young to be vaccinated yet, we encourage mask wearing whenever possible in our facility, and ask parents who are unvaccinated to do the same. We […]

Jul 16, 2021

Summer schedule offers more classes
Summer schedule offers more classes

Our summer schedule features more class offerings than our regular schedule. Since school is generally out mid-June through late August, we’re offering morning sessions and increased afternoon sessions. Click on the classes section listed under the info tab to view our offerings. Our preschool program has expanded as has our beginner classes. Each class has […]

Jun 03, 2021

Competitions
Competitions

The pandemic greatly limited our 20-21 competition season. We sent 4 boys to the PA State Championships March 5-6, with our level 4-1 boys placing 5th as a team and each individual winning many medals. We produced one state champion on mushroom, Lorenzo Moraes, while our other two, Andrew Bickle and Daniyal Ardakuly, each placed […]

Mar 14, 2021

Why Gymnastics?

21. Gymnastics is the optimal foundation for any sport

Your child will develop an extraordinary level of fitness: strength, flexibility, speed, balance, body awareness, endurance, and much more. Whether or not your child wants to compete, these skills transfer well to any sport.

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Fred Turofff

During his 41 years as the head coach of the Temple Owls Men's Gymnastics Team, Fred Turoff produced 18 EIGL/ECAC title teams, 94 individual conference champions and 5 NCAA event champions. He retired as head coach after the 2017 season, and now serves as assistant to his former pupil, Jesse Kitzen-Abelson, who took over the head coach position in 2017-18. Fred started Philadelphia Boys' Gymnastics in 2003 as Temple University Boys' Gymnastics Team at Temple and moved the program to our current facility in 2015.

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How to Join PBG

Come train with us! Get in touch to arrange a free trial lesson. To join our team, please download and fill out the application and medical liability forms...

TUMG

The secondary mission of PBG is to support the Temple University Men’s Gymnastics team (TUMG). These two programs have always had a symbiotic relationship.

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