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Posted 20 March 2015 - 10:58 AM
Essential Bludger thats great about the beam!! - its so hard to SEE in our gym - as they are there for 3 hours - and do all the good stuff in the middle LOL - they do strength first and then some tumbling/stretching last so don't so any routines. The kip came and has disappeared - but everyone said that is normal - only 2 out of our 6 level 5s have them - so no one is really worried - such an experimental year - so much dance in the floor routine!! so strange...
anyway - sounds like things are going ok for most gymies.
Posted 21 March 2015 - 04:27 PM
ahhh DD got her roundoff/flip on the floor today phew!! such excitement... needed to share
Posted 22 March 2015 - 02:12 PM
Yay for your DD Mards!
Glad it all seems to be working out for everyone a bit better as the year goes on.
DD1 has now decided that she just wants to take next term off and head back to gym in term 3.
Her group had a "carnival" with the rec kids that was supposed to be non-competitive, but they gave kids ribbons based on their circuit being excellent, v good, good, acceptable etc. so they all figured it out pretty quickly and there was a couple of kids get quite upset that they only got good/acceptable (kids that last year quite happily took any score as being fine) when they saw others get excellent/v.good's.
DD got 2 excellents and 2 v goods, but I think they were a bit generous, her form from last year has dropped quite a bit despite doing similar skills.
DD2 also got to do the carnival in the rec section and had an absolute ball! The coach didn't want her to do it because she was going to be the youngest, but she "just had to do it Mummy!" cos her big sister was going to be there.
Anyway, this'll probably be my last update as DD1 is off to tennis next term, but hopefully be back in term 3.
Good luck to everyone's kids, hope the skills keep coming and good luck for the competitions!
Posted 09 April 2015 - 12:01 PM
Got confirmation this week that DD is definitely competing level 5. Eek! How's your dd going mards??
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