Are you looking for a dynamic and spirited sport that builds confidence and camaraderie amongst participants?
Sports Acrobatics is the perfect sport to teach your child balance and co-ordination as well as sharing in the benefits of working within a team environment.
West Coast Gymansts has won Western Australian Acrobatic Gymnastics club of the year every year since the award was conceived. In some years West Coast made up more than 50% of the State team with our team consistantly performing very well at State and National events. Many of our gymnasts from our Men's and Women's programs also do Acrobatics Gymnastics. Many Gymnast's from other streams find this a fun and exciting way to stay involved in Gymnastics as they get older.
Enhances balance, co-ordination and agility
Develops posture and confident body movement, including the ability to land safely
Challenges the mind and body to reach new goals
Builds strength and flexibility for challenge in life
Is the perfect team based sport for people of all ages and abilities
Give your child the right start in life. Let them experience Sport Acrobatics and share in the joy and challenge of this exciting gymsport.
WATCH ACROBATIC GYMNASTICS
Sports Acrobatics is a beautiful, dynamic and spectacular sport for both men and women. The sport develops courage, strength, stamina, co-ordination, flexibility, jumping abilities, adroitness etc. Sports acrobatics unites its power and poise, with grace and beauty to create an intriguing sport. Acrobats in groups of two, three and four perform routines with the heads, hands and feet of their partners.
Although Sports Acrobatics is the official name of the sport, it is often referred to as acrobatics, acro sports or simply sports acro.
Sports acrobatics has 5 disciplines:
1. Women's pairs - involves two females (one base and one top).
2. Men's pairs - includes two males (one base and one top).
3. Mixed pairs - is comprised of a male (the base) and a female (the top).
4. Women's trios - (otherwise known as Women's Groups) has a female base, female middle and female top.
5. Men's fours - (also known as Men's Groups) utilises four males (base, middle 1, middle 2 and a top).