Fantastic trio of gymnastics products aimed at children starting out in gymnastics and those wanting to improve their gymnastics repertoire.
- Boys and Girls Floor Skills Book – 36 Pages of Gymnastics Skills accompanies with top tips and insider coaching points
- Boys and Girls Floor Skills DVD – High quality clips guiding you through the essential floor skills under the expert tuition of Gemma Coles.
- My Gymnastics Journey – Journal and Activity Book, the ultimate companion Journal for every budding gymnast. Packed with pages for your child to keep track of their competition, dreams, training reflexions and much more!
Firstly, can I say something brilliant about the instructional book, hot diggerty, it stands up on its own! This means that the kiddies can prop it up on the table with on its own little stand and see it properly to practice their gymnastic moves without having to keep stopping to pick the book up. What a marvellous idea!
Inside, the books are packed full of gymnastics activities for your energetic little-ones to try out and master. The Head Over Heels books have been heralded for their modern format with full-colour photographs clearly demonstrating the correct body positions and techniques. This could easily be an unsupervised task but then again, there’s no upper age limit on these moves – it may be that you end up learning and practicing routines alongside your much bendier child! The books are then complimented with a DVD so yes, your child will be watching TV but woohoo they will be moving and keeping fit at the same time!
The journal is a gem of a book, clearly well thought through in its design. With pages for your children to design their own leotards, note down their thoughts and dreams and reflect on their training sessions. Paging through the brightly colored book you are drawn in to the many activities filling this fabulous book.
The author is clearly passionate about gymnastics and this permeates throughout the books and DVD as her knowledge and expertise shine through. The products instructional books provide a fantastic accompaniment to any gymnastic class and even offers pointers to children and parents wanting to try skills at home. The introduction of the new Gymnastics Journal is an ideal accompaniment as it enable the gymnasts to record their gymnastics memories, thoughts, achievements and dreams as they learn.