ERIC Number: ED312217
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-May
Reference Count: 0
Gymnastics. Selected Coaching Articles. Officiating Techniques.
Niccollai, Rene, Ed.
This publication is a compilation of articles directed toward providing a better understanding of the various aspects of gymnastics and to promote a greater proficiency among educators, coaches, judges, leaders, and participants of sport programs for girls and women. Articles in the first section cover the technical aspects of gymnastics: (1) vaulting; (2) the turning uprise; (3) floor and beam routine; (4) dance technique; and (5) apparatus and tumbling. Subsequent articles cover the topics of: (1) gymnastic equipment; (2) safety; (3) strength and conditioning; (4) injuries; (5) application of changes and clarification of the Federation of International Gymnastics Code; (6) judging; and (7) officiating. (JD)
Descriptors: Athletic Equipment, Dance, Gymnastics, Injuries, Judges, Muscular Strength, Safety, Standards, Student Evaluation, Womens Athletics
American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Publications, 1900 Association Drive, Reston, VA 22091.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Reston, VA. National Association for Girls and Women in Sport.