If you aren’t sure who to contact after reading through the below descriptions, please email our Office Director and we’ll help point you in the best direction.
Office Director: Anything related to our office, administrative side, questions regarding the parent portal system, class registration, payment, apparel, general questions about the gym or programs within, information regarding absences from a class or Team practice, make up classes, and any questions you have that don’t fit into one of our other director’s roles.
Gym Director: Anything related to all classes that happen in the gym (excluding Tumbling, and all competitive cheer tiers: Cheerabilities, Novice, Prep, Elite). Questions about class programs such as Intro to All-Stars, Cheer Basics, Specialty Rec Classes, and more. Questions regarding Cheer Itineraries or schedules.
All-Star Director: Anything related to all competitve cheer tiers including Cheerabilities, Novice, Prep, and Elite. Not including billing questions, class make ups, and absences.
Tumbling Director: Anything related to the tumbling program including classes, private lessons, etc. Questions regarding progressions, tumbling clinics, etc.
Camps Director: Anything related to all camps and clinics in the gym including high school, college, and all-star camps and choreography, skill clinics, summer camps, and more.
- Elite/Full Year Team Registration and Placements take place in April each year.
- Prep Team Registration and Placements take place in August each year.
- Novice Team Registration and Placements take place in December each year.
Click HERE to learn more about upcoming Team Placements or email us with any questions about which program is best for you.
You can see a quick list of important first-day details for different class types in the "New to Tribe" file HERE
For a detailed description on all of our billing, class registration, and Parent portal, please click HERE.
We have the BEST ratio for our classes in all of Des Moines – this is one of the reasons our Athletes progress so well! In our Beginning Tumbling Classes, our ratio is 1:6; in our Intermediate and All-Levels Tumbling and JUMP Classes, our ratio is 1:12; and in Flight & Flex class our ratio is 1:15. Cheer Basics is 1:12, and Intro to All Stars is 1:10
Check out all of our class descriptions under the “WHAT WE OFFER” tab.
Third parties are not allowed to use any of the Tribe logos without license, signed agreement, or other written permission from the Tribe office. All logos and branding, both those trademarked and those not, are protected by US Copyright Law. The image of our gym Family, Culture, and Presence is very important to us, so we have strict usage guidelines for all apparel containing the gym logos or Team logos. Thanks for understanding – and if there’s something you want to see in the pro shop, let us know!
To see the cost associated with all of our rec classes, please click on the specific class under the “What We Offer” tab, or visit our Parent Portal
The anniversary fee is charged to every Athlete at Tribe and is the annual insurance and registration fee so we can keep your Athletes and our Staff safe. Once your Athlete’s anniversary date is set, you will be auto-billed on that anniversary date as long as the Athlete is still enrolled at Tribe.
Absolutely! If you’re brand new to Tribe, your Athlete may do one free trial class prior to registering. You MUST email the office to sign up for a trial class as we keep a strict Athlete to Coach ratio. You will need to complete a Parent Portal account with all family/athlete info (but no payment information) so we can officially place your Athlete in the trial class. Each Athlete must also have a RELEASE FORM on file in order to take their trial class.
Make-up classes are ONLY available for Tumbling, Jump, and Flyer Flex. To learn how to schedule a make up, click HERE. Please note, make-ups can only be made up 8 days AFTER a class is missed and can only be made for the same class type and tier.
MAKE UP CLASSES ARE NOT GUARANTEED. We cannot guarantee we will have space in a class for your Athlete to make up.
There are six levels, 1-6, and the skills allowed at each level are specified for stunts, baskets, pyramids, tumbling, and more. Below is a description of each level’s tumbling standards (this is not a full list).