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Guest Post: Anna Kojac, Mental Toughness Coach for Gymnasts

Guest Post: Anna Kojac, Mental Toughness Coach for Gymnasts

Self-love is an important aspect of gymnastics training. Read this Guest Post from Anna Kojac, M.Ed, about why self love is important and  how can parents and coaches foster self-love in gymnasts for resiliency and determination for a lifetime.

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Custom Gymnastics Apparel for Your Team or Group, Now Easier than Ever

Custom Gymnastics Apparel for Your Team or Group, Now Easier than Ever

We'll host your pre-sale of custom gymnastics apparel on our website, selling on your behalf 24/7. We handle all of the ordering, payment processing, and individual fulfillment, so you don't have to.

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Guest Post: Gena + Jennalyn

Guest Post: Gena + Jennalyn

In this guest post, Gena Abong shares the story of her daughter's introduction to gymnastics at a birthday party, falling in the love with the sport, and finding a gym that meets her training needs and wants right where they are.  Thank you for sharing your story, Gena! Love at First Flip Jennalyn is a 9-year-old gymnast living in California. This...

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Guest Post: Gymnastics is 90% Mental

Guest Post: Gymnastics is 90% Mental

Guest writer and gymnastics coach Mary Reiss Farias shares why she believes not all coaches give ample time and care in instruction around mental aspects of gymnastics training, and offers resources for coaches who want to bring more mental training into their practices.

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Give Confidence with these Sophisticated Leotards

Give Confidence with these Sophisticated Leotards

Confidence never goes out of style. We’re shining a light on some of the best confidence-inspiring gymnastics apparel for a more sophisticated mood. ive her a new leotard that will remind her of her strength, natural beauty, and endurance to see it through.

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Black Friday Sale, 2020

Black Friday Sale, 2020

30% off site-wide!  Shop New styles, Gymnast Gift Sets, Activewear, and Masks. Support this women-owned small business and get them gifts that inspire confidence and fun.

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Give Activewear

Give Activewear

We focused on gymnasts and the way they move when we created Destira activewear sports bras and shorts. Designed by former gymnasts to be worn in tandem with our super comfortable leotards, our activewear provides a complementary fit she’ll appreciate during her workouts and beyond.

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Holiday Gifts for your Gymnast, Coach, Teacher, and Family

Holiday Gifts for your Gymnast, Coach, Teacher, and Family

2020 Holidays may look different this year, but they are not canceled! Check out Destira's gift ideas for your Gymnast, Coaches, Teachers, Family, and Friends -- including our curated Gymnast Gift Sets and Gifts Under $25. 💙🎁

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Guest Post: Have Fun and Be Strong

Guest Post: Have Fun and Be Strong

Destira Star Stella shared this with us at the end of July 2020. Stella’s writing is a perfect reminder of why we are here — passion for gymnastics and desire to support and empower youth is at the heart of what we do at Destira. Our work is for the young athletes who love the experience of being a gymnast.  Thank you for sharing, Stella!

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Athletic Face Masks for the Gymnastics Community and Beyond

Athletic Face Masks for the Gymnastics Community and Beyond

As parents ourselves, we know that a poorly-fitting mask is a no-go for most kids, so we meticulously designed our masks to account for the changing shape of the human face between preschool and high school. Our masks are tailored to each age range for a contoured fit that’s so comfortable, you may forget you’re wearing it. Premium braided elastic over the head holds the mask securely in place during tumbling practice and beyond. We think they’re cute enough to wear around town, too.

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Guest Post: Never Quit on a Bad Day

Guest Post: Never Quit on a Bad Day

Off-days — when you can't believe you ever loved this sport that is so mentally and physically challenging, and think you might be better suited to badminton instead — are part of gymnastics. Quit, if that's right for you, but not when you're down. Today Guest Contributor Laura Battle shares her story about encouraging her gymnast to persevere after a bad day at practice.

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Guest Post: Becoming the Best Gym Parent for Your Athlete

Guest Post: Becoming the Best Gym Parent for Your Athlete

Guest writer Anna shares her story of a big perspective shift in how she shows up for her 10-year-old gymnast.

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