Could you be the next Champion?
The popularity and excitement of Women’s Artistics, especially since the days of Olga Korbut and Nadia Comaneci, has made this sport the most “want to do" for girls of all ages. It teaches children many physical qualities to combine strength, flexibility, stamina, body control, daring and artistry, which is demanding but is also the most rewarding, memorable and happy experience. From novice to elite the opportunity is there for all to achieve.
Women's Artistic showcases all round skills, you need:
Strength and power for vault,
Skill and daring for uneven bars,
Elegance, flexibility and courage for beam, and
Skills, expression and originality for floor.
London Region offer many regional competitions at all levels, starting from 8 years up to 16+ at our Level 5 competition starting with elements to include forward rolls, cartwheels, somersaults, various leaps and jumps giving the opportunity to coach to the gymnasts potential and ability. Some of these regional competitions lead on to National level where they then attend Squad Regional Training. We have past and present National and International Champions, had gymnasts representing Great Britain in Olympic, World, European Championships individually and as a team.
Opportunities for Coaching Clinics will be organised to improve techniques and knowledge. Clinics for gymnasts at all levels has been successful and will be part of our programme for 2013.