All athletes entering into the Tumble Academy will be required to attend a FREE evaluation class on either Monday's at 5:00 or Thursdays at 6:00.  During this time athletes will be evaluated and placed in the appropriate class.  


*Please note that having a credit card on file with VCA is a requirement.  At registration please choose the best payment option for you.   Please contact the front desk with any questions regarding payment plans.  Any tuition not paid by the 15th of the month will automatically be charged to the card on file.  



Yearly $20 Registration Fee for all athletes


Tumble Academy Classes:


Students are automatically enrolled in the next months class.  If you wish to un-enroll  your athlete please do so before the 1st of the month so that no unwanted charges will occur.


Pre-School (Ages 3-5)- $45/month 


Competitive Teams

Beginner/Low Time Commitment Teams:

Tiny Novice (Ages 3-5)

$50 Registration

$110/month (September-December)

Novice (Ages 5-12)

$50 Registration

$125/month (September-December)

Includes Tuition and all fees associated with competition


Please see our Competitive Teams Tab for more information on our Elite Teams.  


Evaluation Class

Evaluation Classes are FREE and for any NEW ATHLETE (ages 5+) or an athlete who thinks they are ready to move up to the next level.   All NEW ATHLETES should attend this class and after evaluation they will be directed into the class that best fits their ability level.  Please call 256-531-2958 to reserve a spot or drop in during one of the times listed.  

Pre-School Tumble

This class is designed for athletes ages 3-5 and is 45 minutes in length.  It focuses on teaching body control, forward and backward rolls, Handstands, and cartwheels. The last 15 minutes will be used to teach jumps, stunts, and motion technique.    Athletes will also learn a short routine that they will perform at the end of the session.  

Tumble Academy

The Tumble Academy is a guided program with curriculum, lesson plans, athlete activity worksheets and so much more.  The Tumble Academy curriculum were created by some of the best tumbling instructors in the industry.  Each student will receive a medal when they advance from class to class and once they enter our Master’s Tumbling program (advanced level skills) they will receive a very cool t-shirt to set them apart!  


Class Descriptions:


FUNdamentals: Basic Tumble Technique and Gym Etiquette and procedures

Bronze: Backwalkover and Front Walkovers

Silver- Backhandspring and Round off Backhandspring

Gold- Perfect Backhandspring and Round off Backhandspring Multiples

Platinum- Round off Backhandspring Tuck and Standing Mulitple Backhandsprings

Masters 1 & 2- Layouts and Fulls

Elite All Star

Elite All Stars is for our full year competition team. Placements are held in May and Practices begin in June.  Competitions are held during the months of November- April.  For more information visit our contact us page.   


Novice is for athletes ages 6-12 who would like to perform at local competitions.  They will learn a 1:30 routine and be rated at competitions based on their performance.  No placement is required for this team. 

Tuition Includes: 

Montly class tuition, uniform, choreography/music fee, competition registration for 2 competitions.  White cheer shoes are required but are not included in the price.  

Specialty Classes

Specialty classes are designed to help athletes specifically on tumbling skills.  Each class is designed to work on a specific skill set.  Please be sure your athlete meets the minimum requirement before registering. 

Club Cheer

 “Cullman United” Cheerleading is a competitive cheerleading program for girls between the ages of 5-14 years old. The purpose for this club team is to start teaching young athletes about traditional school cheerleading and all of its dimensions. They will be exposed to tumbling, stunting, jumping, leading the crowd and dancing, while working towards the goal of competing locally and nationally. The cheerleaders will gain life skills and cheer skills while participating in a fun environment that challenges them to grow. This club team is designed to equip young athletes with the skills needed to one day cheer on the sideline for their favorite middle school, high school, or even college team!