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A collegiate gymnast's NCAA Championships experience

A collegiate gymnast's NCAA Championships experience

NCAA National Championships are upon us once more. Julia Ross, a former alumnus of the Denver Gymnastics Team, currently ranked No. 5, answered some questions for us about this weekend’s championships and shared her own experience as a competitive gymnast at the college level.

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Take a look at Elite Gymnastics

Take a look at Elite Gymnastics

Have you ever wondered about elite gymnastics? What it takes to become an elite gymnast, or what being an “elite” means exactly?! Elite gymnastics draws most people into the gymnastics world. Let's take a closer look.

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Gym Spotlight: Get to Know Salto Gymnastics Center

Gym Spotlight: Get to Know Salto Gymnastics Center

In the spirit of sharing the love, we want to shine a light on some of the many dynamic gyms we partner with, and we’re so pleased to feature Salto Gymnastics Center, Inc. in our first Gym Spotlight!

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Finishing your competition season strong!

Finishing your competition season strong!

We think that at this time of the season it’s important to check-in with yourself. How are you feeling? The healthier you are in mind, body and spirit, the better your gymnastics will be. Stay Strong, Be Fierce.

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Girl on Fire leotard is back & better than ever!

Girl on Fire leotard is back & better than ever!

One of your favorites has made a return by popular demand. You wanted more and Destira listened. Our updated design of the “Girl is On Fire” leotard is better than ever. The message of empowerment is still the same, but the look is even fiercer.

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Level 9 Gymnastics: What to know about the requirements

Level 9 Gymnastics: What to know about the requirements

Wow! You are a Level 9 gymnast! You’ve obtained a 34.0 (or higher) All-Around Score at Level 8 and now, as a Level 9, you’re capable of skills most people only dream of doing! Destira is here with supportive guidance to help you along.

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Choosing YOUR Perfect Pair of Grips

Choosing YOUR Perfect Pair of Grips

Each gym has different rules for allowing gymnasts to get their first pair of grips. Sometimes it’s by level, sometimes by skill requirement. Any way you swing it, getting your first pair of grips is exciting!

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Level 7 Gymnastics: What to know about the requirements

Level 7 Gymnastics: What to know about the requirements

Learn about the requirements for Level 7 Gymnastics here! As with all levels, a gymnast must be proficient in her previous level in order to be able to compete at the higher. Proficiency is at the advice of her coach, and in obtaining the required mobility score from the previous level.

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Destira & S&S Gym Camps: College Showcase Leotard Designs

Destira & S&S Gym Camps: College Showcase Leotard Designs

  Yes, those are Destira designed leotards on those are amazing gymnasts! We’re proud to announce our partnership with S&S Gym Camps and their college recruitment program this summer. This is a chance for Destira to support a wonderful organization while sharing our designs and enthusiasm with the community. AN INTRODUCTION TO S&S GYM CAMPS Out of a mutual passion...

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Destira Leotards: Proudly Made in the USA

Destira Leotards: Proudly Made in the USA

When you buy a product and see a sticker attached to it  that says, “Made in the USA,” doesn’t it make you feel a glow of satisfaction? Like you’re contributing to a greater goodness that is helping people in your community or maybe even in  your country? Destira leotards are proudly made in the USA, and it’s the result of...

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GymSAFE: Making Gymnastics Safer for All

GymSAFE: Making Gymnastics Safer for All

Have you ever had a nagging ache or pain, or been told to take 6-8 weeks off of your favorite sport for a minor injury? Have you ever had a mental block or had a hard time telling your coach or parents what you were feeling about gymnastics? If any of these apply, check out gymSAFE! Reducing injury rates and...

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How to Choose a Gym She'll Love

How to Choose a Gym She'll Love

Suddenly, your daughter wants to take gymnastics lessons. Of course you want to support her budding interest. But how do you choose the right gym for her needs and personality? Don't worry! Destira is here to make your search enjoyable and successful. Here's a checklist of must-know tips for choosing a great Gymnastics club: Background checks Ask the gym if...

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