As a British Gymnastics affiliated club, we follow the BG Proficiency Awards Scheme, with assessments taking place at least two times a year.
Read more below about the three levels of Badgework you can achieve from pre-school to advanced level. Each of them have a number of activities and different attainment levels you can work towards.
The Pre-School Gymnastics award scheme developed for children from 3 years focuses on the development of physical literacy and movement skills. Children learn the three fundamental building blocks of movement – Action, Balance and Coordination, with a range of 40 different activities to choose from. The scheme introduces children to physical activity in a fun yet structured environment so that they can safely learn and experiment action, balance and coordination activities. Badges may be purchased to reward successful completion.
The Core Proficiency Gymnastics award scheme follows on from Pre- School for beginners and children aged 5years & upwards the scheme assists in the progressive development of core skills such as balance, strength, flexibility and co-ordination and incorporates compulsory pulse raising activities. There are 10 types of activity and 8 levels of attainment. Participants can choose from a selection of 80 activities to develop core skills. Badges may be purchased to reward successful completion.
The Advanced Proficiency Gymnastics award scheme is for children aged 11 years & upwards, it assists in the development of Core fitness (Strength, power, flexibility, co-ordination) and gymnastics skills for the coaching of more advanced skills for use in clubs, schools and leisure centres. The scheme offers a range of activities including Fitness, Floor, Vault & Rebound, Apparatus, Pairs & Groups, Hand Held Apparatus and Dance & Aerobics. Badges may be purchased to reward successful completion.