Did you know that there are lots of different types of gymnastics? It’s not just beam, bars, and tumbling on the floor- so in thisRead more
Starting Out in Girls’ Gymnastics
Gymnastics is a sport that has always been very popular with girls. Unusually, more girls than boys take part in this sport at a recreationalRead more
How to Make Your own DIY Gymnastics Mushroom
A gymnastics mushroom is an important piece of training equipment for a boy gymnast. Named because it looks a bit like a mushroom, this pieceRead more
What is Adult Gymnastics? 5 Things You Need to Know!
Perhaps you were a gymnast as a child? Maybe you’ve never tried it before, but it’s something you’ve always been interested in? Or you’ve spentRead more
Visiting the British Championships in Liverpool
A guide to your first visit to the Artistic Gymnastics British Championships So, you’ve got tickets for the Artistic Gymnastics British Championships in Liverpool. WhetherRead more
An Interview with Niki from Connor Cards and Gifts
As any parent of a boy gymnast will tell you, it can be hard to find gymnastics gifts that are aimed at boys. So whenRead more
What are the 6 Men’s Artistic Gymnastics Apparatus?
Whilst women’s artistic (sometimes called WAG) gymnasts train and compete on 4 pieces of apparatus, in men’s artistic gymnastics (MAG) there are 6. In thisRead more
Goal Setting for Gymnasts… 3 Useful Techniques to Help
Visualisation. Positive affirmation. Mindful practice. These goal setting ‘buzz-words’ seem to be everywhere at the moment, but what do they actually mean? More importantly, howRead more
Moving to a New Gymnastics Club
About a year ago now, we made the move to a new gymnastics club. It was a big decision for us, as Mr F hadRead more
The Competition- A Book About Boys’ Gymnastics!
So, I wrote a book! My first children’s book, The Competition, was published earlier this month. The Competition is a story about boys’ gymnastics, aimedRead more