Growing Franchise Opportunities with a Meaningful Mission

About Tumbles Kids' Gym and STEAM Franchise

Tumbles is a growing kids’ gym and STEAM franchise based on developmental milestones and designed to fight childhood obesity. Our gym and STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) programs feature regular classes, independent play, parties, camps and special events that help kids get active, take safe and measured risks, explore independently, and interact with their peers in a fun, safe and clean environment. Tumbles’ mission is both simple and ambitious: Shaping the minds and bodies of the future.

Worldwide Locations…
and Counting
Combining Gym and
STEAM Classes
Years of Combined Small
Business Experience

Our Story

Find out how the idea for Tumbles came to life and discover where our kids’ gym and STEAM franchise is headed.

Read Our Story

Our Team

Our dedicated team has 60+ years of combined business expertise and 30+ years of combined experience as Tumbles franchisees. While our team comes from varied backgrounds, we share a common passion for enriching children’s lives and helping owners build a profitable franchise business. 

Meet the Tumbles Family
Manish Vakil CEO Tumbles

Manish Vakil

Founder + CEO
Joe Flanders, Tumbles COO

Joe Flanders

Chief Operations Officer

Alex Popovic

Chief Digital​/Technology​ Officer
Scott Horton, Tumbles Curriculum and Training Director

Scott Horton

Director of Curriculum and Training

Karen Kegerreis

Director of Operations and Training

Take a Walk Into Tumbles

Step inside a Tumbles location to see how we’re shaping the minds and bodies of the future in a fun, clean and supportive environment.