FUNdamental Movement ideas for Early Years is a movement programme designed and developed by British Gymnastics in conjunction with early years specialists to help
younger children from toddler to 5 years acquire essential physical, social and emotional life skills.The Programme has been developed with six early learning goals in mind - (Social, Physical,
Linguistic, Intellectual, Creative, Educational) a
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.
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.
SGA hold a 'badge testing week' twice a year in class where children will join others on
their level and be assessed by a coach. These will be around Easter and the end of Summer, badges & certiciates will be presented infront of parents in the 'open gym' session and are included in
your club fees.
For more info visit the BG website:
BG WEBSITE PROFICIENCY AWARDS