Tribune Article on Liz Tricase

Liz Tricase

Former IGI Elite Gymnast Liz Tricase was featured in recent a Chicago Tribune article: Athletes who just miss Olympics learn painful but valuable lessons Here is an excerpt from the article about Liz: Televised anguish Liz Tricase’s Olympic push began when she… Read More

Summer Gymnastics Camps!

Summer is coming up fast! Check out our summer gymnastics camps and sign up today!  Check out our week-long summer gymnastics camps for girls ages 6-14!  We realize summers are busy and packed with activities.  Our one-week camps give you a lot… Read More

IGI ‘Chicago Style’ Gymnastics Camp


Todd Gardiner’s IGI ‘Chicago Style’ Gymnastics Camp June 13-16 Featuring some of the top coaches in the country including: 2016 Special Guest Coach Tammy Biggs USA Gymnastics National Team Coach Click Here for Complete Camp Information and Registration

Oklahoma NCAA National Champions

Congratulations to former IGI Gymnast, Haley Scaman and the Oklahoma Sooners on winning their second NCAA National Gymnastics Championship in three years. Haley concluded her outstanding career with a 9.950 on Floor Exercise (highest FX score of the session). She also posted… Read More

Summer Schedules now Available

The summer gymnastics schedules are available!  Check out our one-week camps and our regular weekly classes: Gymnastics Classes Gymnastics Camps Tumbling Classes Ninja Zone Classes

Scaman Named Finalist for AAI Award

Former IGI gymnast, Haley Scaman has been named one of six finalists for the prestigious AAI Award. Haley is a member of the #1 ranked University of Oklahoma gymnastics team. The award recognizes the most outstanding senior female gymnast in the country… Read More

Ninja Zone


IGI is SO excited to announce the launch of our new program for Ninjas in training! We’ve listened to parents over the years, and we’ve added a program that is skill based, fast-paced and geared just for little boys on energy overload!… Read More

Teachers/Coaches Wanted

Illinois Gymnastics Institute is searching for part- time teachers/coaches with gymnastics experience to help continue to build our recreational and preschool programs as well as our new Ninja Zone program! We are looking for energetic, friendly, dependable individuals who enjoy teaching and building confidence… Read More

Lenore Schwartz

On a very sad note IGI’s beloved dance instructor, choreographer and mentor to hundreds of gymnasts, Lenore Schwartz, who was loved by everyone here at IGI passed away on December 31st. God Bless this wonderful lady who touched so many hearts around… Read More

Lexi Funk Signs with the University of Michigan

IGI Senior gymnast Lexi Funk today signed her NCAA National Letter of Intent to attend and compete gymnastics for the University of Michigan (click here for the University of Michigan release). “I am super excited to be officially signed as a Michigan… Read More


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