Deadline Extended for WA Performance Pathway Coaching Clinic - South West Gymnastics

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Deadline Extended for WA Performance Pathway Coaching Clinic

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The deadline for the next Women’s Artistic Performance Pathway Coaching Clinic taking place in the South West region has been extended until Friday 19th June 2015! Not sure whether to book your place onto this course? Please see information below that may help you to decide!

South West WAG Performance Pathway - Introductory Level Clinic:
Introduction to the Elite Compulsory Pathway covering all of the routines and elements that are required at Level 4. The new standardised content will only cover the specific level that has been advertised giving coaches the opportunity to learn, take notes
and experience what it takes to produce a gymnast that is capable of competing at the highest level of Women’s Artistic Gymnastics in Britain for the particular age group.

Below is a brief overview of some particular skills that will be covered during the session, more information on routine construction, specific deductions and guidance can be found in the Elite Compulsory Routine Booklet available to download from the BG website:

Vault - Running drills, transition work, straight front somersaults
Bars - Upstart and cast, heel driven swings and backward giants
Beam - Backward walkover and flick to 1, Basic leap and spin preparation
Floor - Round off, multiple flicks along with handspring connections
Range and Conditioning - Handstands, flexibility and specific strength elements needed for future progression along the pathway

The High Performance Qualified tutor will provide key technical information for each individual element alongside showing suitable and safe progression on how to build the elements, specific physical preparation ideas and in some instances teaching particular hand spotting skills for the candidates to try.

Date: Sunday 28th June, 2015
Time: 10am-5pm
Venue: City of Bristol Gymnastics Centre – South West Region
Clinic content: Introductory – Compulsory Level 4. Focus will be on physical preparation and technical points to facilitate progressions and skills required at compulsory 4.
Cost: £15 BG members and £30 non BG members
Coaches: Adam Folwell
Requirements: Coaches who have/working towards Level 1 and above are eligible to enrol.

Places are on a first come first serve basis so be sure to book your place TODAY! If you have any questions or need any assistance with booking online, please contact Amy Fossheim –[email protected] – 07841 917 161 (South & South West Performance Pathway Coordinator).
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