First, We'd Like To Thank Those Loyal Customers And The Awesome Support You've Shown Us. It Is Truly Heartwarming To Know You've Got Our Backs In These Tough Times. Please Follow State And Federal Guidelines To Keep "Flattening The Curve". We Will Send Emails And Post Here When We Will Be Opening for Recreational classes and parties. Sincerely, Brett & Wendy Garland

BEFORE returning to class, a parent or legal guardian must login to their portal to sign off on updated policies

Help Keep Our Athletes SAFE

  • Wash your hands
  • Social Distance
  • Stay home when sick
  • Wear your mask

BEFORE you come to class/practice make sure you can answer NO to all of these questions

  • Have you had a fever in the past 24 hours?
  • Have you been in contact with a confirmed or suspected case of COVID-19?
  • Are you experiencing a cough, shortness of breath, or sore throat? 
  • Have you had a loss of taste or smell?
  • Have you been vomiting or had diarrhea in the past 24 hours?
  • Do you have any other communicable illness?

No one will be permitted in our facility if they have been diagnosed (have not recovered or are still into 14 days quarantine period), had symptoms of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, or have had contact with someone who has or is suspected to have COVID-19 and is still in the 14 day quarantine period.

Wash Your Hands

Washing your hands before and after using the gym will help prevent the spread of viruses and bacteria.

Wash your hands

Safe Start Phases

Below is a outline of when we predict we can bring programs back into the gym based on what we know about the Safe Start Phases. Please keep in mind, they are subject to change and we do not know exact dates when Benton County will be entering these phases.

Phase 1.5

Phase 2

Phase 3/4


  • Girls Teams 
  • XCEL Teams


  • Private Lessons 
  • Recreational Gymnastics
  • Ninja Classes


  • Preschool Gymnastics
  • Open Gyms
  • Birthday Parties

Phase 1.5 OPEN

  • Girls Teams 
  • XCEL Teams

Phase 2 TBA

  • Private Lessons 

Phase 3/4 TBA

  • Preschool Gymnastics
  • Recreational Gymnastics
  • Open Gyms
  • Birthday Parties

Garland's Gymnastics Covid Policies for Phases 1.5 & 2 (Subject to change with State,CDC, and Federal guidelines)

Temperature Screening
  • All employees will be asked to be temperature screened prior to arriving at work. 
  • We ask that students check temperature at home before coming to gym
  • A touch less thermometer will be available at the facility in case needed.
  • Temperature should not exceed 100.4 degrees fahrenheit, individuals with higher temperature will be sent home.
Customer Protection
  • Customers will be questioned for illness upon entry to the facility. 
  • Persons with any possible exposure to COVID-19, signs of illness and/or temperatures above 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit will not be permitted on the premises. 
  • All customers will be required to sanitize their hands upon entering the facility. 
  • Any person that is vulnerable or at-risk for COVID-19 as identified by the CDC will not be permitted to enter the facility at this time as a mandate of Phase 2 in Washington State's re-open plan. This includes people over the age of 65, people with serious underlying medical conditions such as chronic lung disease, people with moderate to severe asthma, people who are immunocompromised. 
  • Garland's Gymnastics encourages all families to pick up and drop off and not enter the building. 
  • Employees will be visible in the parking lots to help with children entering and exiting. 
  • If an adult must observe class, only one parent/guardian is allowed in the facility at a time. No siblings will be permitted in the facility unless registered for a class at that same time.
  • All athletes/students will sanitize/wash hands after every rotation. 
Business Adaptations
  • Social distancing will be mandated. 
  • The maximum number of people in the building will not exceed 60 at any given time. 
  • Groups will be conducted with 5 athletes/students or less. 
  • Garland's Gymnastics staff will conduct regular disinfecting of high-touch surfaces, 
  • equipment and common areas of the facility using disinfectant cleaning supplies according to CDC guidelines. 
  • A cleaning schedule and assignments will be posted at the beginning of each week. 
  • Employees will be provided with personal protective equipment such as gloves and face masks to use while assisting with the disinfecting of the gym. 
  • All families will be required to sign a new waiver which includes COVID-19 measures. 
  • Lockers for the team will not be immediately available. All competitive gymnasts will be required to bring a personal backpack with all personal equipment.
    • Chalk will be supplied by GGA. 
    • Athletes that use water (spray bottle) on bars, must bring their own spray bottle. *Team athletes must have their own hand sanitizer. 
    • Nothing will be shared, including hairbrushes, tape, bag balm, etc. 
  • Cubbies will be available for the Recreation and Preschool students.
    • Belongings will be placed in a plastic bag before they are placed in a cubby by the instructor. 
    • Disinfectant wipes will be available for families to use as well. 
  • Garland's Gymnastics requires that customers wear face masks inside our facility. 
  • Some equipment will be restricted to maintain at least 6 feet of distance between gymnasts. 
  • Water fountains will be closed. All gymnasts will be required to bring their own water bottle. 
  • Spotting will be limited to safety purposes only. 
  • There will be no partner activities during classes and/or workouts. 
  • All props will be sanitized after each use. 
  • Athletes and coaches will avoid physical contact with another: e.g., hugs, high fives, etc. 
  • Athletes, coaches and families will not be allowed to enter the facility if they or a household member has had onset of illness with symptoms compatible with suspected or lab-confirmed COVID-19 in the prior 14 days. 

Garland's Gymnastics Academy has a written plan and will work with local health authorities. 

If a member has developed a positive COVID-19 diagnosis. Garland's Gymnastics will maintain the confidentiality of the COVID-19 infected person.