Leaps & Bounds Floor Badges

As well as the British Gymnastics Proficiency Badges gymnasts also get the chance to earn floor badges. In order to pass they must achieve a certain pass mark (80%) Children are assessed for floor badges at least twice a year. Skills are to be delivered with technical accuracy and must be memorised before assessment.

Yellow – White Level

  • Present
  • Tiptoe walk X 3
  • Straight jump
  • Bunny hop X 3
  • Long seat
  • V Sit
  • Front balance (Bent knee)
  • Present

Turquoise – White Level

  • Present
  • Backward jump X 3
  • Donkey kick X 3
  • Crouch
  • Jump backwards into Front support
  • Walk in hands from front support to standing
  • Front arabesque
  • Tuck jump
  • Present

Purple – White Level

  • Present
  • 3 Skips
  • From standing go to a tuck rock.
  • Straddle seat, back to tuck seat
  • Stand, Rear Arabesque
  • 3 Bear jumps
  • Jump feet together, stand up
  • Star jump
  • Present

Yellow – Black Level

  • Present
  • Forward roll to stand
  • Front Arabesque
  • Forward roll to straddle sit
  • Two teddy bear rolls (360’) or straddle sit fold (3 sec)
  • V-sit-hands support
  • Dish turn to arch (3sec hold each shape)
  • Front support-one press up
  • Jump to crouch-Star jump (linked)
  • Tuck jump
  • Two donkey kicks (linked)
  • Present

Turquoise – Black Level

  • Present
  • Forward roll to straddle stand
  • Two teddy bear rolls (360’)
  • V-sit-hands support
  • Bridge (N SHAPE IN BRIDGE)
  • Back support turn to Front support-one press up
  • Jump to crouch-Star jump (linked)
  • Cat leap
  • Jump half turn
  • Cartwheel
  • Forward roll to stand
  • Present

Purple – Black Level

  • Present
  • Cat leap linked with
  • Cartwheel
  • Backward roll to straddle stand
  • Sit down. V-sit -hands support
  • Bridge
  • Back support turn to Front support-2 press up
  • Jump to crouch-Star jump
  • Arabesque
  • Headstand
  • Forward roll to stand
  • Handstand
  • Present