Hawth Team Gym Competition 8th May 2016

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If you have been invited to take part in the Hawth Team Gym Competition on 8th May 2016 you are in the right place!

Team Gym Competitions are exciting, fun and a great opportunity to perform as part of the greatest sport in the world!

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 Registration for the event is now closed.  Participants will find eveeryhting they need below


Event Details:

DATE: 8th May 2016

VENUE: Hawth Gymnastics, K2 Leisure Centre, Crawley, RH11 9BQ  (9BP for sat navs) http://www.hawthgymnastics.co.uk/contact/index.htm

TIME: Registration times are:

Youth Level 5 Team:  (Number 6) Registration: 8.30am Presentations: 10.45am

Level 6 Mini Micro Team:  (Number 10) Registration 10.30am Presentations: 1.15pm

Level 6 Youth Micro Team: (Number 19) Registration 10.30am Presentations: 1.15pm

FORMAT: Gymnasts will be competing as part of a Full Team or a Micro Team.

                Full Teams compete on Tumble, Trampette (incl Trampette vault) and Floor

                Micro Teams compete on Tumble and Trampette (incl Trampette vault) only.

FEES: Full Teams: £20 per gymnast.  Micro Teams: £15 per gymnast

COMMITMENT: Gymnasts should attend all training sessions made available to them between registration*** and the event (with reasonable exceptions: pre-planned family holidays, school trips and illness)

Other information:

  • Transport to and from the event is the responsibility of the parents.
  • Parents are responsible for ensuring the correct uniform is worn (and purchased in advance if necessary)
  • Refunds on Event fees will not be given if a gymnast withdraws or is withdrawn due to lack of attendence at training which leads to unreadiness for the event or a disadvantage to other team members.  (For withdrawal for other reasons, refund can only be given in exceptional circumstances.)
  • Participation in any public event may result in photographs/video being taken of my child.  With gymnastics events, these may be used for celebration or promotional purposes within the guidelines set out in the British Gymnastics Child Protection Policy.  (Please refer to British Gymnastics Website for full details)

Uniform: Uniform is important for Team events as the team will loose points if they do not dress alike

ALL TEAMS: Plain Navy Lycra Leotard and White Shorts (shimmer shorts for girls, normal white mens shorts for boys)

Links to purchase Uniform:

Girls Leotard (in Navy Blue Lycra): http://www.the-zone.co.uk/Product/Z103Cadence-7-colours/7

Girls Shorts (white shimmer): http://www.the-zone.co.uk/Product/Z2000Chic-Hipster-shorts-9-colours/36

PS if you already have white shimmer shorts from another supplier you can use those, no problem

Boys Leotard (in Navy Blue Lycra): http://www.the-zone.co.uk/Product/Z119-BoysMens-Leotard-5-colours/239

Youth Boys Shorts (White): http://www.the-zone.co.uk/Product/Z121-Shorts-6-colours/18

HAIR & other

Girls hair should be SECURELY fixed in a bun.   the height of the bun is to suit the individual but usually somewhere just below or above the crown of the hair.

 Gymnasts who have a lot of hair may have a dutch braid across the front to take the weight out (this to be then wrapped around around the but rather than in it).  If you are not good at hair or don’t know what to do, please consult with other parents on the team.

Boys hair: Styled to ensure it remains off the face.  Longer hair must be secured off the face with fabric head band.  Hair that falls below the nape of the neck must be put in a pony tail.

ABSOLULTELY NO jewelery should be worn for gymnastics events and please can all nail polish, temporary tattoes, mud scrapes, felt-tip, biro, declarations of love, exam notes on hands are washed off too.

TRACKSUITS & socks

It is not necessary to have a competition tracksuuit for this event but if you do have one please wear it.  Gymnasts must however attend the competition in some sort of tracksuit or jogging suit and trainers.  If you have the navy jog suit with AGC badge please wear this.

Please wear WHITE socks or trainer socks

OTHER

Please ensure your gymnast has a bag which they can fit everything in that they need for the event.  They will NEED a sealable bottle of water.  They will NOT be able to snack during their competition but if anyone has any specific dietary issues eg diabetes please talk to your coach.

For the timetable click HERE

For Start lists click HERE (password protected)