St Helens RGC


The sport combines grace and elegance with strength and skill. There are 5 categories of apparatus that the gymnast uses: Hoop, Ball, Rope, Ribbon and Clubs. Younger gymnasts also do a routine called “Free” with no apparatus.

A routine is choreographed by the coach. The gymnasts will have to use the apparatus and her body moves to interpret the music. The coach uses little symbols on a judging sheet to show what the gymnast is doing. The harder the moves the more points the gymnast gets.

At competitions it often seems that the judges are not “seeing” the same routine as the audience, however, the panel of judges are looking for specific things.

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