Little Fitness Fernandina

Instructor:  Shari Riepe, International Fitness and Gymnastics Champion

Class location:  Peck Center, 1st Floor Instructors’ Studio (in outside courtyard)

Students will learn proper techniques in acro-gymnastic fitness skills, strength, flexibility, parkour training, dance moves, and coordination for performance.  Students must audition to qualify for training and meet fitness standards.  Ages 5 - 11.

NOTE:  Little Fitness Fernandina classes are currently not being offered by the instructor, Shari Riepe.  You may email her to inquire about the resumption of classes:

Classes offered:

  • Advanced:  Tuesday and Thursday from 3:00-4:00pm
  • Intermediate:  Tuesday and Thursday from 4:00-5:00pm
  • Beginners:  Tuesday and Thursday from 5:00-6:00pm

Tuition (make checks payable to "City of Fernandina Beach")

  • Beginners:  $25 annual registration and $100 for 8 classes
  • Intermediate / Advanced:  $25 annual registration and $100 for 8 classes


  • Students must be physically fit.  Any child with medical conditions will be advised to discontinue class until medical conditions are resolved due to high risk of injury.
  • No refunds or make-ups for missed classes.
  • Notify Mrs. Riepe if your child will be absent.  Two (2) missed classes without notification or poor behavior may result in your child being dropped from the program.
  • Walk students into class (no drop-offs) and pick them up from inside the studio.
  • No siblings or parents in the training area.
  • No eating or chewing gum.  Drinking water is acceptable.
  • Hair must be pulled up unless short.  Clean nails.
  • Preferred attire: barefoot or gymnastics slippers; solid color metallic leotard/biketard
  • Performances in January and May.  Costumes are responsibility of participants.

For more information, contact Shari at 904-945-8353 or email.