Life of a Whitmore Student – Athlete

Are you an athlete needing a more flexible school schedule?

Maddie M. is a senior at Whitmore School and competes as a Level 10 USAG gymnast. Take a look at her typical schedule on practice days and competition days!

Typical Day with Gymnastics Practice

7:00 am – Drag myself out of bed and head straight for the coffee pot

7:30 am – Get ready for gymnastics practice

8:30 am – 12:30 pm Practice

1:00 pm – Eat some avocado toast (My favorite!)

1:30 pm – 3:30 pm School

3:30 pm – SNACK!

3:45 pm – 4:30 pm Weight training practice

4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Come home and work on some more school

5:30 pm – Eat dinner

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Finish up revisions

7:00 pm – Do a little reading

8:00 pm – Watch TV with my family

9:00 pm – Scroll through social media, read a book, watch some TV, free write, etc.

10:30 pm- Hit the hay

Typical Day with Gymnastics Meet

5:00 am – Wake up

5:30 am – Pack up the car

6:00 am – Sleep in the car

8:00 am – 12:00 pm Turn on hotspot and work on school in the car

12:00 pm – Stop somewhere for lunch

1:00 pm – Take a nap

2:00 pm – Read a book, scroll through social media, listen to music, etc.

3:00 pm – Arrive at hotel

4:00 pm – Get ready for competition

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Compete

9:00 pm – Awards

9:30 pm – Eat dinner

10:00 pm – Go back to the hotel to get ready for bed

10:30 pm – Check emails

11:00 pm – SLEEP!