BAGA Awards

The children are assessed every 8 weeks. Medals that represent each award passed are at a cost of £3.00 each however this is optional to purchase.

More information can be found at www.british-gymnastics.org

BAGA Awards

The Skills that you need to practice are below ! You need to   pass 7 out of 10 skills on each badge to pass.

Badge 8

1. Run on the spot for 30 seconds
2. Fun gym shapes – sit in tuck,pike,straddle.Stand with tall stretch & star
3. Front & back support
4. Jump in & out of a hoop
5. Transfer weight from 1 foot to the other
6. From crouch, bunny jump
7. Rock backwards & forwards in tuck
8. Matched & mirrored sequence of arm positions
9. Explore patterns using ribbons or scarves
10. Walk forwards along a bench on tiptoes

Badge 7

1. Run freely for 45 seconds
2. Bent leg dish
3. Back support raising 1 leg at a time toward the vertical
4. Stand & jump to safe landing
5. 1 foot balance on bench or box top
6. From front support jump in & up
7. Rock backwards & forwards in pike & straddle 8. Front & back support, lower to the floor with control
9. Bounce & catch a ball 3 times 10. Walk forwards along a bench & full turn in the middle

Badge 6

1. Follow my leader in pairs using different actions for 1 min
2. Dish & arch
3. Press-up forward & backward
4. Hop jump, hop jump along the floor
5. Piked V-sit with hand support
6. Travelling bunny jumps
7. Rock backwards & forwards tucked to stand
8. Side support on 1 arm, turn slowly to the other
9. With partner, roll & catch a ball or hoop
10. Walk backwards along a bench & full turn in the middle

Badge 5

1. Leap from 1 foot to the other
2. Japana to 45°
3. Move sideways from dish to arch
4. Hop, step & jump
5. T-balance
6. Bunny jumps over a bench side-to-side
7. Tucked forward roll down an incline
8. Front support with partner
9. Roll a ball or hoop, travel at its side & pick it up
10. Run, hurdle step & 2 footed rebound jump

Badge 4

1. Skip for 30 seconds
2. Low lunges with both legs – forwards & sideways
3. Shoulder stand with hips supported
4. Cat leaps, 2 times, each leg
5. Frog balance
6. Straddle bunny jumps across a bench side-to-side
7. Tucked backward roll down an incline
8. Chassis steps with arm swing, facing partner
9. Hoola hooping
10. From box top – star jump to safe landing

Badge 3

1. Skip for 45 seconds
2. Japana flat
3. Headstand with knees bent & lower into frog
4. Tuck jump
5. Headstand with knees bent
6. Cartwheel
7. Forward roll
8. Teddy bear roll – back to back with partner
9. Throw, jump & catch hand apparatus
10. Squat on box top & stretch jump off

Badge 2

1. 6 shuttle runs
2. Bridge
3. Half lever with 1 foot only raised – change legs
4. Jump half turn
5. Headstand
6. Cartwheel quarter turn off bench
7. Backward roll
8. Counter balance
9. Single knee balance, throw & catch hand apparatus
10. Squat on box top & tuck jump off

Badge 1

1. 10 shuttle runs
2. Splits
3. Half lever or straddled half lever
4. Jump full turn
5. Moving toward handstand using apparatus
6. Change leg handstand
7. Handstand forward roll
8. Matched & mirrored sequence – to include roll, jump & balance
9. Throw hand apparatus, perform leap, catch & perform a balance
10. Straddle on box top & straddle jump off

Bronze   – Silver – Gold

You must   complete all of the skills to pass your Bronze Silver and Gold Award

Floor

BRONZE

1. Backward roll through handstand
2. Forward or backward roll to straddle stand
3. Two consecutive cartwheels side to side
4. Cartwheel 1/4 turn in
5. Backward walkover
6. Handstand forward roll with straight arms
7. From standing on a raised platform handspring off
8. Round off
9. From a short run scissor jump
10. Jump 1/2 turn

SILVER

1. Backward roll to momentary handstand
2. Date Awarded
3. One armed cartwheel (second hand makes contact)
4. Dive   cartwheel
5. Forward walkover
6. Standing flick with support
7. Arabesque or Y balance
8. Handspring from springboard   to flat back landing
9. Donkey kick
10. Jump full turn
11. Change leg split   leap

GOLD

1. Standing flick
2. Handspring
3. Fly spring
4. From standing elephant or A lift
5. Round off flick
6. Handstand without support 3 seconds
7. Two cartwheels 1st with two hands 2nd with one hand
8. Handstand pirouette
9. Full spin
10. Free cartwheel

Vault

BRONZE

1. Squat on stretch jump off cross box or horse
2. Straddle vault over cross box or horse
3. Squat or through vault over box or horse
4. Forward roll along a box to feet, stretch jump off
5. From a springboard jump onto a raised platform
6. From a springboard jump over a raised platform or bench
7. From a platform rebound from a springboard to a landing mat
8. Squat onto a cross box, stretch jump 180 degree turn
9. From a run jump onto a springboard and stretch jump to land   softly
10. From a run jump onto a springboard and tuck jump to land   softly

SILVER

1.Straddle vault over long box or horse
2. Squat or straddle off long box or horse
3. From standing on a box or horse handspring off
4. From low box, handspring to flat back landing on safety module
5. From short run along bench, rebound and stretch jump to land softly
6. From a short run along bench, rebound from trampette or springboard and tuck jump to land softly
7. From a box top or bench jump down and rebound off a trampette to land softly
8. From a run and using a trampette, handspring vault over a long horse to land softly
9. From a run jump onto trampette rebound to handstand and fall onto back on soft platform
10. From a run, jump onto a trampette 3/4 front salto to land on back on a soft platform

GOLD

1. Handspring over long box or horse
2. Squat or through vault over long box or horse
3. Yamashita, cross or long box or horse
4. Handspring 1/2 turn to face cross or long box or horse
5. Run and jump onto inclined trampette and tuck or straight to land
6. Run and jump onto iclined trampette and straddle to land
7. From a run, jump onto trampette and rebound onto a lower platform to land softly
8. From a run, jump onto springboard rebound to 3/4 front salto to land on back on soft platform
9. From a run, jump onto springboard rebound to handstandto fall on back on soft platform
10. From a run, jump onto an inclined trampette and front salto with support