Regional Competition Routines

Regional Novice    U9: 

1st Routine Compulsory Elements: 10 elements, at least eight of which must be different with:

  1. One element landing on seat, front or back
  2. One element with a minimum of 180° of twist

Compulsory elements cannot be combined into one skill Compulsory elements must be asterisked on the difficulty card

U11 – 15+:

1st Routine Compulsory Elements: 10 different elements with:

  1. One element landing on front or back
  2. One element with a minimum of 360˚ of twist Compulsory

Elements cannot be combined into one skill Compulsory elements must be asterisked on the difficulty card

 All Age Groups: 2nd Routine:

The voluntary routine may include a maximum of one somersault of either 270° OR 360˚ somersault rotation.

Difficulty will be awarded. Tariff cap of 1.2. If an element of more than 360° of somersault rotation is used, the routine will terminate at that point. If the maximum number of somersaults is exceeded, the routine will be terminated at that point.

Performers are encouraged to use an arm set but no penalty for those not complying.

Regional Elementary:  

All age groups   1st Routine Compulsory Elements: 10 different elements with:

  1. Arm set prior to 1st element
  2. One element landing on front or back
  3. One front or back somersault with 360˚somersault rotation
  4. One element with a minimum of 360˚ twist Compulsory elements cannot be combined into one skill Compulsory elements must be asterisked on the difficulty card

 2nd Routine:

The voluntary routine may include a maximum of three elements between 270° & 360° of somersault rotation. No elements of more than 360° of somersault rotation allowed. If an element of more than 360° of somersault rotation is used, the routine will terminate at that point. If the maximum number of somersaults is exceeded, the routine will be terminated at that point.

Regional Intermediate:

All age groups 1st Routine Compulsory Elements: 10 different elements with:

  1. Arm set prior to 1st element
  2. One element landing on seat, front or back
  3. Three somersaults between 270° and 450° somersault rotation Compulsory elements cannot be combined into one skill Compulsory elements must be asterisked on the difficulty card

 2nd Routine:

The voluntary routine may include a maximum of seven elements between 270° & 450° of somersault rotation. No elements of more than 450° of somersault rotation allowed. If an element of more than 450° of somersault rotation is used, the routine will terminate at that point. If the maximum number of somersaults is exceeded, the routine will be terminated at that point.

Regional Advanced:   

10 different elements with At least seven somersaults of at least 270° somersault rotation to include one of the following three elements:

1.One move of at least 270° of somersault rotation landing on front or back, followed by an element of at least 450° somersault rotation

Or A back somersault with 360° somersault rotation and a full twist OR ○ A front somersault with 360° somersault rotation and 1½ twists

Please asterisk this one element or combination

Voluntary routine tariff limit 8.5

Regional Elementary and Regional Intermediate require an arm set.

 

LONDON CLOSED (Men’s/Ladies Championships)

ELIGIBILITY: Open to those who have competed at Regional Advanced or NDP 6 or above.

1st Routine:

  1. 10 different elements with at least seven somersaults of at least 270° somersault rotation.
  2. Two elements, marked with an asterisk on the competition card, will have difficulty ratings. The difficulty will be added to the execution score to give the total score for the 1st routine.
  3. None of these two elements may be repeated in the voluntary routine

 Voluntary Routine:

No restrictions but if either of the two asterisked skills from the 1st routine are repeated in the voluntary routine, they will not be awarded difficulty in that routine.