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         ex
      Inde
          om                                        ........................................
Message fro Executive Director ......................                                                         ...................................... 4
                                                                                           ....................                                      4 
Disclaimer .....................                                      ........................................
                               ........................................                                                         ...................................... 5
                                                                                                             ....................                                      5 
Purpose .........................                                      ........................................
                                ........................................                                                         ...................................... 5
                                                                                                              ....................                                      5 
Feedback .......................                                      ........................................
                               ........................................                                                         ...................................... 5
                                                                                                             ....................                                      5 
Contact Det                 ........................................
          tails .............                                                                             ....................
                                                                   ........................................                                                         5 
                                                                                                                             ...................................... 5
          f        ols      rt           ........................................
Overview of AEROSkoo and Spor Aerobics ...                                                         ...................................... 6
                                                                                ....................                                      6 
          s,        Venue ..............................
Event Dates Costs & V                                                                         ....................
                                                       ........................................                                                         7 
                                                                                                                 ...................................... 7
           am          ........................................
   State Tea Trial 1 ...                                                                             ....................
                                                              ........................................                                                         7 
                                                                                                                        ...................................... 7
           n         ships (State Team Trial 2) ...................................
   Victorian Champions                                                                               ...................................... 7
                                                                                  ....................                                      7 
           an       nships .............................
   Australia Champion                                                                         ....................
                                                       ........................................                                                         7 
                                                                                                                 ...................................... 7
          n              ........................................
Entering an Event ........                                                                             ....................
                                                                ........................................                                                         8 
                                                                                                                          ...................................... 8
          y               ........................................
   GV Entry Policy ........                                                                             ....................
                                                                 ........................................                                                         8 
                                                                                                                           ...................................... 8
          ntry Checklis ....................................
   Event En           st                                                                          ....................
                                                           ........................................                                                         8 
                                                                                                                     ...................................... 8
          tion Entry Forms ...............................
   Competit                                                                                     ....................
                                                         ........................................                                                         8 
                                                                                                                   ...................................... 8
   Summary Checklist ..
         y                                                   ........................................
                      ........................................                                                         ...................................... 8
                                                                                                    ....................                                      8 
          Regulations .
Rules and R                                                  ........................................
                      ........................................                                                         ...................................... 9
                                                                                                    ....................                                      9 
          tion Categories ..................................
   Competit                                                                                       ....................
                                                           ........................................                                                         9 
                                                                                                                     ...................................... 9
       Levels Stream .......                                      ........................................
                           ........................................                                                         ...................................... 9
                                                                                                         ....................                                      9 
            nal        ........................................
       Nation Stream ...                                                                             ....................
                                                              ........................................                                                         9 
                                                                                                                        ...................................... 9
             ational Strea ..................................
       Interna           am                                                                        ....................
                                                            ........................................                                                         9 
                                                                                                                      ...................................... 9
            ance Stream ......................................
       AeroDa         m                                                                             ....................
                                                             ........................................                                                         9 
                                                                                                                       ...................................... 9
                                 ........................................
       Notes .....................                                                                             ....................
                                                                        ........................................                                                         9 
                                                                                                                                  ...................................... 9
   Levels St               ........................................
           tream ...........                                                                             ....................
                                                                  ........................................                                                        0 
                                                                                                                            .................................... 10
       Level 3 ...................                                      ........................................
                                 ........................................                                                         .................................... 10
                                                                                                               ....................                                     0 
                                 ........................................
       Level 2 ...................                                                                             ....................
                                                                        ........................................                                                        0 
                                                                                                                                  .................................... 10
                                 ........................................
       Level 1 ...................                                                                             ....................
                                                                        ........................................                                                        1 
                                                                                                                                  .................................... 11
                                 ........................................
       Level 0 ...................                                                                             ....................
                                                                        ........................................                                                        1 
                                                                                                                                  .................................... 11
                         ........................................
   National Stream .......                                                                             ....................
                                                                ........................................                                                        2 
                                                                                                                          .................................... 12
            nal             ........................................
       Nation A .............                                                                             ....................
                                                                   ........................................                                                        2 
                                                                                                                             .................................... 12
            nal             ........................................
       Nation B .............                                                                             ....................
                                                                   ........................................                                                        2 
                                                                                                                             .................................... 12
            equirements - National Steam .........
       Age Re                      S                                                    ....................
                                                 ........................................                                                        3 
                                                                                                           .................................... 13
       Notes .....................                                      ........................................
                                 ........................................                                                         .................................... 13
                                                                                                               ....................                                     3 
            onal Stream ......................................
   Internatio         m                                                                             ....................
                                                             ........................................                                                        4 
                                                                                                                       .................................... 14
              nternational ......................................
       Elite In          l                                                                             ....................
                                                                ........................................                                                        4 
                                                                                                                          .................................... 14


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             oup      national ..........................
       Age gro 2 Intern                                                                        ....................
                                                        ........................................                                                        4 
                                                                                                                  .................................... 14
            roup 1 Intern
       Age Gr                                            ........................................
                        national..........................                                                         .................................... 14
                                                                                                ....................                                     4 
            nal      ment ................................
       Nation Developm                                                                          ....................
                                                         ........................................                                                        5 
                                                                                                                   .................................... 15
                                 ........................................
       Notes .....................                                                                             ....................
                                                                        ........................................                                                        5 
                                                                                                                                  .................................... 15
          ce         ........................................
   AeroDanc Stream ...                                                                             ....................
                                                            ........................................                                                        5 
                                                                                                                      .................................... 15
          n          on                                   ........................................
Competition Informatio ....................................                                                         .................................... 16
                                                                                                 ....................                                     6 
          tion Area .....
   Competit                                                    ........................................
                        ........................................                                                         .................................... 16
                                                                                                      ....................                                     6 
   Starting O              ........................................
            Order ..........                                                                             ....................
                                                                  ........................................                                                        6 
                                                                                                                            .................................... 16
            y           mentation Sheets ..........
   Difficulty Skill Docum         S                                                      ....................
                                                  ........................................                                                        6 
                                                                                                            .................................... 16
           Optional Rou
   Music - O                                              ........................................
                      utines ..............................                                                         .................................... 17
                                                                                                 ....................                                     7 
                               ........................................
   Awards ......................                                                                             ....................
                                                                      ........................................                                                        7 
                                                                                                                                .................................... 17
   Protests .....................                                      ........................................
                                ........................................                                                         .................................... 17
                                                                                                              ....................                                     7 
   Dress Cod ................
           de                                                      ........................................
                            ........................................                                                         .................................... 17
                                                                                                          ....................                                     7 
            nal        ........................................
       Nation Stream ...                                                                             ....................
                                                              ........................................                                                        7 
                                                                                                                        .................................... 17
             ational Strea ..................................
       Interna           am                                                                        ....................
                                                            ........................................                                                        8 
                                                                                                                      .................................... 18
                                ........................................
   Filming ......................                                                                             ....................
                                                                       ........................................                                                        8 
                                                                                                                                 .................................... 18
   Coaches .....................                                      ........................................
                               ........................................                                                         .................................... 18
                                                                                                             ....................                                     8 
                                ........................................
   Judges .......................                                                                             ....................
                                                                       ........................................                                                        8 
                                                                                                                                 .................................... 18
   State Tea Trials.....
           am                                                 ........................................
                       ........................................                                                         .................................... 18
                                                                                                     ....................                                     8 
           am        n                                  ........................................
   State Tea Selection Policy ...........................                                                         .................................... 19
                                                                                               ....................                                     9 
           am       g                                       ........................................
   State Tea Training .......................................                                                         .................................... 20
                                                                                                   ....................                                     0 
           ccommodatio for National Champi
   Travel/Ac         on                                                    ....................
                                         ionships ..........................                                                        0 
                                                                                              .................................... 20
                                 ........................................
   Officials .....................                                                                             ....................
                                                                        ........................................                                                        1 
                                                                                                                                  .................................... 21
   Levels Te               ........................................
           esting...........                                                                             ....................
                                                                  ........................................                                                        1 
                                                                                                                            .................................... 21
          High Perform
Victorian H                     ics      VHPAS) ..........................
                     mance Aerobi Squad (V                                                  .................................... 22
                                                                         ....................                                     2 
   Overview ...................
          w                                                          ........................................
                              ........................................                                                         .................................... 22
                                                                                                            ....................                                     2 
                                 ........................................
   Aims ..........................                                                                             ....................
                                                                        ........................................                                                        2 
                                                                                                                                  .................................... 22
   Squad Se               ........................................
          election ........                                                                             ....................
                                                                 ........................................                                                        2 
                                                                                                                           .................................... 22
          nd        ucation ...........................
   Coach an Judge Edu                                                                        ....................
                                                      ........................................                                                        2 
                                                                                                                .................................... 22
                           ........................................
   Drugs in Sport ..........                                                                             ....................
                                                                  ........................................                                                        2 
                                                                                                                            .................................... 22
            and    rship................................
Affiliation a Member                                                                          ....................
                                                       ........................................                                                        3 
                                                                                                                 .................................... 23
           d            ........................................
   Clubs and Schools ....                                                                             ....................
                                                               ........................................                                                        3 
                                                                                                                         .................................... 23
                                ........................................
   Athletes .....................                                                                             ....................
                                                                       ........................................                                                        3 
                                                                                                                                 .................................... 23
           e                  ........................................
   Insurance ..................                                                                             ....................
                                                                     ........................................                                                        3 
                                                                                                                               .................................... 23
          Calendar .....
Education C                                                   ........................................
                       ........................................                                                         .................................... 24
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   sage from Exec
Mess                 e    ector
                cutive Dire   r
        to                         ear.
Welcome t the 2012 Sport Aerobics ye

This manu has be writte to assis the AER commun
         ual       een       en       st R              stand and adhere to
                                              nity unders       d         o
         sses and ru
the proces                   e
                   ules of the sport.

All AER coaches a             tes     d         re
                   and athlet should be awar of the changes to the St     tate Teamm
                   his       e                 w
Selection Policy, Th can be accessed on our web site un nder Gyms         obics/State
                                                                 sport/Aero         e
team/ Sel                    re                ng       a       e         t
          lection Policy. Ther will be qualifyin scores and more stringent selectionn
criteria.

The year p          to      od                           T                ee      g
          promises t be a goo one for the sport with the Technical Committe working
         heir strateg plan.
well on th          gic

The GV w                    m
         web page is our main comm              n                   e
                                      munication system so please visit it regularly  y,
         rly                 on                 ar.
particular as the competitio season draws nea GV also has a fo               y
                                                                   fortnightly e-news, if
         t         receive thi please s
you do not already r         is                           o        age.
                                      sign up by going to our web pa

                   d
Please be reminded that all athletes e           V         a
                                        entering Victorian and Nation Event must be
                                                                     nal      ts        e
         d         b         l
registered with club or school affiliated with Gym
                                        d                  V        with the ex
                                                 mnastics Victoria (w         xception of
AEROSko  ools).

          e
There are many ad                       to
                    dvantages for clubs t be affiliated and athletes r           d,
                                                                        registered the most t
          eing the in
critical be                            ered by membership Clubs h
                     nsurance cover offe                      p.                  l
                                                                        have until February y
          filiate and be covere by insu
28th to Aff         d         ed       urance from 1 Janua
                                                 m                      tions after that date
                                                            ary; affiliat         r         e
          offer insur
will only o         rance cover from the date of affiliation.
                                       e

          y
I strongly recomme                     ake      e       e                           r
                   end that all clubs ta up the challenge of Club 10 and aim for Star
           rd      ut
3, it is har work bu the outc                   nt.
                             comes are significan

        njoy this M
Please en                 m        of                 ack    ext    a
                  Manual, make use o it, give us feedba for ne year and have a
         2
great 2012

        rance 
Jane Farr

        e
Executive Director




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    laime
Discl   er
This docu ument sho           r
                     ould be read in co  onjunction with th Gymna
                                                   n          he                  toria (GV
                                                                        astics Vict       V)
Yearbook and any other re     elevant Gy            m          T                  b
                                         ymsport manual. This may include but is not        t
          o
limited to the Gymn           ustralia (G techni
                     nastics Au         GA)         ical regula         d         e        s.
                                                               ations and FIG code of points
All informmation in this man   nual is ssubject to change. GV encou               l
                                                                         urages all users too
                    e         (
regularly check the website (www.gymn                                    es.
                                        nasticsvictoria.org.au) for update In the event of a
conflict be          is       ent       ny
           etween thi docume and an other GV documeG           ents GV r          he
                                                                        reserves th right too
have the f          ng.                  s         G
          final rulin If such a ruling is needed GV will pu                       ns.
                                                              ublish any alteration


   pose
Purp
The purpo of this manual is to provid Victoria Club, Primary an Secondary School
         ose               s         de         an      P         nd
        with a simp guide to particip ating in th Sports Aerobics p
coaches w         ple     t                     he                        a
                                                                  program and events.



   dback
Feed   k
GV encou          nd                 k
         urages an values feedback from its member to ass rs                  he     g
                                                                    sist in th ongoing
improvem          e        ation. Cons
        ment of the organisa          structive feedback specific to this manu should
                                                f        s                     ual   d
be addressed to GV and subm          writing to the email address li
                           mitted in w          t                             w.
                                                                    isted below


   tact D
Cont    Details
        ics     a
Gymnasti Victoria
138 High Street
        3181
Prahran 3

           03 9       0
              9214 6020
              9214 6024
           03 9       4
              o@gymnas
           info                  ia.org.au
                      sticsvictori
           wwww.gymnassticsvictoria.org.au




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        rview of AEROS ols an Sp
     Over            Skoo   nd port
        obics
     Aero


                EROSko
               AE    ools                                                                                    Aerobic
                                                                                                       Sport A     cs
                     (Schools
                     (      s)                                                                               Members)
                                                                                                         (GV M

                 OSkools Pr
              AERO        rogram                                                          Levels      National
                                                                                                      N            Internatio
                                                                                                                            onal      odance
                                                                                                                                   Aero




    ctorian AER
  Vic         ROSkools C
                       Champions
                               ships                                                                   ctorian Sta Team Trial 1
                                                                                                     Vic         ate    T

    pen        imary & Sec
  (Op to all Pri                   hools)
                         condary Sch                                                                              GV
                                                                                                         (Open to G Members)




    torian AER
 Vict                          hips –
             ROSkools Championsh
                Finals                                                                                  C       ships (State Team Tria 2)
                                                                                              Victorian Champions          e         al

     y           n         and       ation at
(Entry is based on numbers a qualifica                                                                            GV
                                                                                                         (Open to G Members)
                AEROSkools Championships)
  the Victorian A




             ROSkools C
  National AER                 hips
                      Championsh
                                                                                                       N         hampionsh
                                                                                                       National Ch       hips
     y           n          and      ation at
(Entry is based on numbers a qualifica
     V
 the Victorian AEEROSkools CChampionsh
                                     hips &                                                            en        ate     embers)
                                                                                                    (Ope to GV Sta Team Me
                    Finals)




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         ent forma
Part 1 Eve Inf    ation
    nt
Even Dat      C   s
         tes, Costs & Veenue
      Team T
State T    Trial 1
           Wh          July, 2012
             hen: 22nd J
           Whhere: TBCC
              st:       r                per
           Cos $42 per individual, (+$28 p additio         gory)
                                                  onal categ
             osing Dat 20th June, 2012
           Clo         te:
           Orgganised B Gymnastics Vict
                       By:                        oreto Toora
                                         toria & Lo         ak


      ian ampion
Victori Cha         s      e    m       2)
               nships (State Team Trial 2
           Wh          ugust, 201
             hen: 4th Au        12
           Whhere: Wyn ndham Leisure Cent         ers
                                        tre, Hoppe Crossin  ng
              st:       r                per
           Cos $78 per individual, (+$52 p additio          gory)
                                                   onal categ
             osing Dat 4
           Clo         te:       y,
                           th July 2012

           Org         By:
              ganised B Gymnastics Vict           oreto Toora
                                         toria & Lo          ak


     alian Ch
Austra           onship
            hampio    ps
            hen: 10th – 16th Sept
           Wh                            012
                                tember, 20
            here: Sleem Sport Comple Brisban QLD
           Wh          man      ts       ex,     ne
             st:
           Cos TBC
             mination Closing Date: 6th July, 2012
           Nom        n
             ganised B Gymnastics Aus
           Org        By:                stralia




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    ring a Ev
Enter    an vent
           licy
GV Entry Pol
The GV E  Events En          y
                   ntry Policy is availa
                                       able on th GV web
                                                he                          e
                                                         bsite and should be reviewed d
          ubmitting entries for a GV eve
prior to su                            ent. .
          y        ound by fol
The policy can be fo                   ymnastics Victoria Admini
                              llowing Gy        s                 istration   Policies

            Checkl
Event Entry C    list
                           GV     te        o         nt      ation
                 Visit the G websit for up to date even informa
                        d         t                           he     bsite
                 Download the Sport Aerobics Entry Form from th GV web
                                  t        our    l/club finan depart
                 Organise payment through yo school          nce    tment
                         our     s        ment to GV prior to the set clo
                 Submit yo entries and paym        V                             e
                                                                        osing date
                        d         t        e        k                 V
                 Download the event schedule and work order from the GV website


    etition Entry Forms
Compe                 s
         ls       ubs      ng     r
All school and clu wishin to enter a GV ev
                                         vent are re
                                                   equired to supply participant
                                                            o        p         t
         n         ial            ach Gyms
details on an offici entry form. Ea                                  rm
                                         sport has a unique entry for that is  s
                  V
available on the GV website.

GV is obl                    a
         ligated to prepare and comm  municate event info
                                               e                  as      a
                                                        ormation a early as possiblee
         an
prior to a event a           ch
                   and as suc it is im         t                  ed                d
                                      mportant that forms are fille out correctly and
          th                 equired.
legibly wit all information re




   mary Ch
Summ     hecklist
                            our
                  Ensure yo club/sc             filiated wi Gymna
                                     chool is aff         ith      astics Victooria.
                            ll
                  Ensure al athletes are regist           m         f
                                                tered GV members for 2012.
                  Ensure a 2012 regis          ach         d
                                     stered coa is listed on the en ntry form..
                            ou
                  Ensure yo have fil            eparate en
                                     lled in a se                   f         thlete or team.
                                                          ntry form for each at
                                     a          it        e         m
                  Check that your athletes fi the age and team size re                  nts   e
                                                                              equiremen for the
                  division enntered.
                  Keep ch  hecking ‘Latest N     News’ on the GV web                          s
                                                                              bsite for updates
                  www.gym mnasticsvicctoria.org.aau




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    s d     gulations
Rules and Reg
    etition Catego
Compe            ories
        e         arate strea
There are four sepa                  mpetition:-
                            ams of com

       Stream
Levels S
           tes   e                          cipating fo
For athlet whose primary incentive for partic                  e          p        y
                                                      ollows the ‘four F’ philosophy
          ess,    ship and fundament
(fun, fitne friends        f       tals)

       l
National Stream
          tes
For athlet develooping their skill lev with th aim to compete i the International
                           r         vel     he               in
         f        ion.
Stream of competiti

        ional Str
Internati       ream
         tes    spire to rep
For athlet who as                   heir countr in international c
                           present th         ry                 competitions

      nce   am
AeroDan Strea
         tes     n                   and     ocus on skills
For athlet with an interest in dance a less fo

Notes
              e         he
           The aim of th four streams is tw   wofold:-
                         ate       ng
               o To crea a stron particip               se
                                              pation bas that pro ovides sequ uential annd
                        nging path
                  challen          hways for Sport Aer            ticipants
                                                        robics part
               o To dev             n                             w
                        velop and nurture w orld class athletes with the ab             w
                                                                              bility to win medals s
                        ernational events
                  at inte
             hletes/coac
           Ath                               ne
                        ches must choose on “Stream of compe
                                                       m”                     the
                                                                   etition at t beginn             e
                                                                                         ning of the
             mpetition y
           com                      r
                         year and remain wi   ithin this stream fo the cale
                                                                  or                     r.
                                                                             endar year Athletes    s
              y
           may addition nally comp pete in Aer          ompetition
                                              roskools co         ns.
             hletes may also com
           Ath          y                     he
                                  mpete in th Aeroda    ance stream as an a  additional stream of
             mpetition
           com
             hletes can compete in only one Division within th
           Ath                      i          e        n                     n
                                                                  heir chosen stream. I.e. athles   s
              y
           may not comp            vel
                         pete in lev 1 Inter            T
                                             rmediate Trio and Level 1 Sen   nior Individual.
             hletes who compete in the Int
           Ath          o                               al         w
                                              ternationa stream would be e    eligible for National
           Squ                                 t
              uad selection and subsequent internat               ignment. D
                                                        tional assi           Development Squad    d
             hletes will be conside
           ath                               National Sq
                                    ered for N          quad selec            ing
                                                                  ction pendi re-eva    aluation byy
             e
           the National Selection Committe    ee.
             hletes part
           Ath                                nal
                         ticipating in Nation A and B are eligible for D      Development Squad    d
              ection. They may th be con
           sele                    hen                  or        al
                                             nsidered fo Nationa Squad s                p
                                                                             selection pending re-
             aluation by the National Selec
           eva          y                     ction Comm mittee.




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     s      m
Levels Stream
         releases fr
Only the r                           n        eted in the 2012 Sea
                   rom 2007 – 2012 can be compe         e        ason

Level 3
             mpulsory R
           Com          Routines
           Ma                     ts
             aximum of 8 element : A(0.1) – C(0.3)
             mpulsory H
           Com          High Leg Kicks, Pus                   g        rase
                                             sh-ups and Jumping Jack Phr
              e
           Age Groups: age determ           the       o
                                  mined in t “year of competittion”
              o Adult: (18+)
                       r:
              o Senior (15 – 17 years)
              o Interm           13
                       mediate: (1 – 14 yea ars)
                       r:
              o Junior (10 – 12 years)
              o Sub-Ju  unior (7-9 years)
           Mu           h:        te        nds       s
             usic Length 1 minut 30 secon (+/- 5 seconds)
             vels Competition Ca
           Lev                   ategories:
              o Individ          m         male)
                        duals (1 male or fem
              o Pair (22)
                       s
              o Teams (3-6 mem   mbers).
             hletes can only com
           Ath         n          mpete in a maximum of 2 categories of comp
                                                                       s              t
                                                                            petition at
           Nat          nts.
              tional even


Level 2
             mpulsory R
           Com          Routines
             ills
           Ski options  s
              e
           Age Groups: age determ           the    o         tion”
                                  mined in t “year of competit
              o Adult: (18+)
                       r:
              o Senior (15 – 17 years)
              o Interm           13
                       mediate: (1 – 14 yea ars)
                       r:
              o Junior (10 – 12 years)
              o Sub-Ju  unior (7-9 years)
           Mu           h:        te        nds    s
             usic Length 1 minut 30 secon (+/- 5 seconds)
             vels Competition Ca
           Lev                   ategories:
              o Individ          m         male),
                        duals (1 male or fem
              o Pair (22)
                       s
              o Teams (3-6 mem   mbers).
             hletes can only com
           Ath         n                                           s       petition at
                                  mpete in a maximum of 2 categories of comp         t
           Nat          nts.
              tional even




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Level 1
             mpulsory R
           Com          Routines
             ills
           Ski options  s
              e
           Age Groups: age determ            the    o         tion”
                                   mined in t “year of competit
                       r:
              o Senior (15 – 17 years)
              o Interm            13
                       mediate: (1 – 14 yea  ars)
                       r:
              o Junior (10 – 12 years)
              o Sub-Ju  unior (7 – 9 years)
           Mu           h:        te         nds    s
             usic Length 1 minut 30 secon (+/- 5 seconds)
             vels Competition Ca
           Lev                    ategories:
              o Indivi            m
                        iduals (1 male or femmale)
                       2)
              o Pair (2 and
                       s
              o Teams (3-6 mem   mbers).
             hletes can only com
           Ath         n                                            s      petition at
                                  mpete in a maximum of 2 categories of comp         t
           Nat          nts.
              tional even




Level 0
             mpulsory R
           Com          Routines
              e
           Age Groups: age determ           the       o
                                  mined in t “year of competit  tion”
                      r:
              o Senior (15 – 17 years)
              o Interm           13
                      mediate: (1 – 14 yea  ars)
                       r:
              o Junior (10 – 12 years)
              o Sub-Ju unior (7 – 9 years)
              o Minis: (5 – 6 yeaars)
           Mu          h:        nds
             usic Length 60 secon (+/- 5 s  seconds)
             vels Competition Ca
           Lev                   ategories:
              o Individ         m
                       duals (1 male or femmale)
              o Pair (22)
                       s
              o Teams (3 – 6 me  embers).
                        on
           No competitio will be held in Le           N         vents.
                                            evel 0 at National ev




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     nal  eam
Nation Stre
       l
National A
             tional rout
           Opt          tines
             utine requ
           Rou                              t
                      uirements: GA Sport AER rule   es
           Ammaximum of 8 eleme             1)       5)
                                 ents: A (0.1 – E (0.5
             mpulsory H
           Com          High Leg Kicks, Pus                  g        rase
                                            sh-ups and Jumping Jack Phr
             e        Age
           Age Group: A determ              he        f
                                 mined in th “year of competition”
              o Adult: (18+)
                      r:
              o Senior (15 – 17 years)
              o Interm           13
                      mediate: (1 – 14 yea ars)
                       r:
              o Junior (10 – 12 years)
              o Sub-Ju unior (7 – 9 years)
            usic Length 1 minut 30 secon (+/- 5 seconds)
           Mu          h:        te         nds       s
             mpetition Categories
           Com
              o Individdual Male
              o Individdual Fema ale
              o Pair (MM+F, F+F or M +M)     )
                       s         am
              o Teams (3 – 6 tea membe      ers)

       l
National B
             tional rout
           Opt          tines
             utine requ
           Rou                              t
                      uirements: GA Sport AER Rules
           Ammaximum of 6 eleme             1)
                                 ents: A (0.1 – C (0.3 and 2 ele
                                                     3)                alued at A (0.1)
                                                               ements va
              – D (0.4))
             mpulsory H
           Com          High Leg Kicks, Pus                    g
                                            sh-ups and Jumping Jack Phr rase
             e                              the       o
           Age Groups: Age determined in t “year of competi   ition”
              o Adult: (18+)
                      r:
              o Senior (15 – 17 years)
              o Interm           13
                      mediate: (1 – 14 yea ars)
                       r:
              o Junior (10 – 12 years)
              o Sub-Ju unior (7 – 9 years)
            usic Length 1 minut 30 secon (+/- 5 seconds)
           Mu          h:        te         nds       s
             mpetition categories
           Com                   s
              o Individdual Male
              o Individdual Fema ale
              o Pair (MM+F, F+F or M+M)
                       s
              o Teams (3 – 6 me  embers)




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      quiremen - Nati
Age Req      nts            eam
                    ional Ste

The divisi        hich an ath
          ion in wh                 mpetes is determined by their age in the year of
                            hlete com         d        d        r
competitioon.
         n        s                           g
Where an athlete’s age falls between two age groups they may ch          c        n
                                                                hoose to compete in
          wever they may only compete in any on age grou within the same year.
either, how                          e        ne       up

Example 1:-
         e        4         1         in       herefore during 201 2 the athlete is both
An athlete turns 14 on the 31st March i 2012; th                                       h
        4.                  T        e        3
13 and 14 The athlete MUST compete in the 13 – 14 age group.

 Example 2:-
         te                        uly     2;       re                         s
An athlet turns 15 on the 15th of Ju in 2012 therefor during 2012 the athlete is
          nd    he                 ose
both 14 an 15. Th athlete may choo to compete in EI         e                  7
                                                    ITHER the 13 – 14 or 15 – 17
        p
age group



           te:
Please not For tea  ams, ALL athletes m                     equiremen
                                         must meet the age re          nts.
                    lity of the coach to e
It is the responsibil                             at        ing       t
                                         ensure tha this ruli is met when ma    aking teamm
selections.
          or
Athletes o teams w with a mem  mber who do not meet age elig           ll       ualified.
                                                            gibility wil be disqu
Athletes mmust comp            e         they have been ente
                    pete in the division t                 ered in.


Notes
           Rouutine Requ           s                 w          s
                         uirements for Leve ls 0 – 3 would be set annua  ally by the National
                                                                                    e
               R
           AER Commis   ssion
              vel
           Lev divisio             he                          t         y          t
                        ons are th entry point for the vast majority of Sport Aerobics        s
           par                     umed that as beginn
              rticipants. It is assu                           icipants sh
                                                     ners, parti                   ve
                                                                         hould mov through   h
              e
           the Levels Stream to gain a so  olid ground         he
                                                      ding in th compul  lsories, arm and legg
           line and bas choreog
              es        sic        graphy.
              vel
           Lev 0 – 3 ro            ill
                        outines wi follow th current Levels/A
                                            he        t                 ols
                                                              AEROSkool program    m.
           In N                    D
               National A and B Divisions r routines are Option and sh
                                                     a         nal      hould be co          d
                                                                                    onstructed
               ng
           usin special routine requirem             t         n
                                           ments that factor in safety a and seque ential skill
           devvelopment




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      ational Stream
Interna            m
         ernationa
Elite Inte       al
             tional Rou
           Opt        utines
             utine Requ
           Rou                           12               nts
                       uirements: 2009-201 FIG Code of Poin
             mpetition requireme
           Com                  ents
                                t        e      uirement in the year of compe
             o Age (18+) - must meet the age requ          n       r                   e
                                                                            etition (age
                       t       er)
                 at 31st Decembe
             mpetition Categories:
           Com
             o IM
             o IW
             o PAIR
             o TRIO

               ernationa
Age group 2 Inte       al
             tional Rou
           Opt        utines
             utine Requ
           Rou                              012    C
                      uirements: 2009 – 20 FIG Code of Poi  ints and
             G         up
           FIG Age Grou Compe              les
                                 etition Rul
                      15         y
              o Age (1 – 17 years) - m              t
                                           must meet the age requiremment in th year of
                                                                              he
                 compet          e         December)
                       tition (age at 31st D
             mpetition Categories:
           Com
              o IM
              o IW
              o PAIR
              o TRIO


      oup 1 Inte
Age Gro                al
               ernationa
           Opt          tines
              tional rout
           Rouutine Requ                    012   C        ints and
                        uirements: 2009 – 20 FIG Code of Poi
             G          up
           FIG Age Grou Compe              les
                                 etition Rul
              e                  m          t              ent               ompetition
           Age (12 – 14 years) - must meet the age requireme in the year of co        n
           (age at 31st D
              e         December))
           Commpetition Categories:
              o IM
              o IW
              o PAIR
              o TRIO




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       l       pment
National Develop
           Opttional Rouutines
           Rou         uirements: 2009 – 20 FIG Code of Points and FI
              utine requ                  012                       IG
              e
           Age Group Requiremen  nts
              e                  m                          ent               ompetition
           Age (10 – 12 years) – must mee t the age requireme in the year of co        n
              e         December)
           (age at 31st D        )
           Commpetition Categories:
              o IM & IW (combi   ined),
              o TRIO


Notes
               ly
           Onl those a             a
                          athletes aged 10 a  and over would be eligible f             nal
                                                                             for Nation Squad   d
              ection and subseque interna
           sele         d          ent                   signment.
                                               ational ass
              ere        e           p
           The will be no Group Competi        ition Cate
                                                        egory at a state or n
                                                                            national co         n
                                                                                       ompetition
              the intern
           in t         national sttream. If a group is formed and want t be cons
                                                        s         a          to                 r
                                                                                      sidered for
              ernational represen
           inte          l                    en
                                   ntation the a writte request from the coach mu be sent
                                                         en        t        e         ust       t
              the
           to t AER C                         on
                        Commission Selectio Commit       ttee.
           Rouutine requ uirements for Inter                      a          re
                                              rnational Stream athletes ar accordi              e
                                                                                       ing to the
           200           IG         f          nd
              09-2012 FI Code of Points an the FIG Internat
                                                         G                  e
                                                                   tional Age Group Co          n
                                                                                       ompetition
           Structure.
           Rouutine requ uirements for Age Group 2, 1 and Na       ational De         nt
                                                                             evelopmen may be   e
           mod           the       C          on         ty        ll
               dified by t AER Commissio for safet and skil developm         ment.
           Ath           o                    e
              hletes who wish to enter the AER Na       ational and Internat
                                                                   d                  ream must
                                                                             tional Str         t
             mpete in L
           com                                nd         al
                        Level 3 at a State an Nationa Compet      tition. Mov                   o
                                                                             ving from Level 2 to
             e           l          i
           the National Stream is not acc     cepted unl less appro
                                                                  oval has bbeen grant          e
                                                                                       ted by the
               R         cal
           AER Technic Commi        ittee.
              y          who
           Any athlete w has tr      ransferred from ano
                                              d                             ust       t
                                                         other federation mu submit a DVD to    o
             e
           the AER Tec   chnical Co                                o         ry
                                   ommittee by the conclusion of Februar to dete      ermine thee
               st
           mos appropr             am                   y
                         riate strea to ente r for the year.
              ist
           A li of recom  mmendati  ions is ava
                                              ailable on the Gymn nastics Vic         bsite under
                                                                             ctoria web         r
             e
           the AER sec                         h
                         ction for any coach or athle wishin to ent
                                                          ete      ng                N
                                                                            ter the National or r
           Inte           l         o
               ernational Stream of competit   tion. Thes recomm
                                                        se                  s          a
                                                                 mendations must be adhered to  o
              sely.
           clos



          Stream
AeroDance S
             en       Levels, Nat
           Ope to all L                   National B and Inter
                                tional A, N                  rnational athletes
             e:       18
           Age Under 1 or Over 18




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        ion In mation
Competiti    nform  n
    etition Area
Compe
         rmance ar is 7m x 7m. Thi area wil be clearl marked with tape the tape
The perfor          rea             is    ll        ly     d         e;       e
         t          mpetition area.
being part of the com




         national S
For Intern                 ixed Pair, Trio and Teams an AeroDa
                  Stream, Mi                          nd                oor     s
                                                             ance the flo area is
10m x 10mm


      ng   er
Startin Orde
GV will p                 der
         produce a work ord detaili          rder of com
                                    ing the or          mpetition prior to the eventt.
         nd       are
Schools an clubs a respon                               eam inform
                          nsible for checking that all te                           n
                                                                 mation is correct on
         order.
the work o

         from the same club performin in the same sectio will be grouped together in
Athletes f                    p      ng                 on               t         n
the compe          hedule. Clu will be placed in random order.
         etition sch         ubs     e         n        o

National Stream A           t         n
                  Athletes at Victorian Champio
                                              onships will be plac
                                                      w          ced in rev         r
                                                                          verse order
         Trial 1 res
based on T         sults.


      ulty ill umenta
Difficu Ski Docu          S
                    ation Sheets
                   eed              o                    c       or   ek       o
Difficulty sheets ne to be emailed to the TC Judging coordinato one wee prior to
                   rd               t         tion at the event.
the event and a har copy handed in at registrat




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            onal St
Music – Natio           Routin
                  tream R    nes
Clubs must have th                      ady               e         b        cally.
                  heir music on file rea to submit to the host club electronic
        music subm
Further m         mission de            be                 e
                            etails will b released with the work ordder.
        so        e         d
Music als must be recorded on a high quality CD and brought to the comp
                                        h                  b        o                  s
                                                                             petition as
         Only one t
back up. O                             d          D.       al        nd
                  track is to be placed on the CD Origina music an sound effects are   e
allowed. The rec             m
                  cording must me      eet profes          s
                                                  ssional standards regardin ng sound  d
                  be         l          th
reproduction, and b clearly labeled wit the foll lowing:
                             a
                   Name of athlete(s)
                             N
                   Stream ( National, Internatio onal, AeroDance)
                                                 nal
                   Division ( National A, Nation B, Nati            elopment, Age
                                                           ional Deve
                            2
                   group 1, 2, Elite)
                                       ual,      T
                   Category ( Individu Pair, Team)
                             p
                   Age Group ( 7-9, 10           4,        8+)
                                       0-12, 13-14 15-18, 18

Music mu be betw
         ust        ween 1 mi                  ds       m
                             inute and 25 second and 1 minute 35 seconds. This timee
begins wi           rst      le
          ith the fir audibl sound a  and ends with the last audi          d.      e
                                                                  ible sound Routine
length (m           t         t
         music) that exceeds the maxim                  n        imum allowable will
                                      mum or is less than the mini
result in a deduction.



    ds
Award
         ctorian Ch
At the Vic          hampionsh           als
                              hips, meda will be presented to the fir three places and
                                                  e          d          rst       p         d
         o          sixth place in all di
ribbons to fourth - s         es                  A          s                   ation pin.
                                        ivisions. All athletes receive a participa

                  nd     unior com
All Mini, Junior an Sub Ju                 w                                   d
                                 mpetitors will receive awards based on a banded
system.

No award are offer at Tria
       ds        red     als


     sts
Protes
                   owed again scores, results or judges.
No protests are allo        nst     ,          r


Dress Code
       l
National Stream
Females m         r         ece
         must wear a one-pie leotard and flesh coloured tights. Th leotard may have
                                      d         h                     he       d         e
         cut
an open c in the front and             but
                            d/or back b the na   avel must not be sh hown. G-s           e
                                                                               strings are
         table and t
not accept                             e         eptable in the levels division.
                   two piece outfits are only acce                   s
        ust
Males mu wear a ‘unitard’ or form fit            ts                  op          ot
                                       tting short and shirt. The to must no have an     n
         at       nt        e
open cut a the fron or at the back.

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All compe          ust        a                 g
         etitors mu wear adequate support garments and unsoi                 dominantly
                                                                    iled, pred        y
white aero         s         ers       ft
          obic shoes or traine (no soft soles). Athletes must wear visible white socks
                                                A        m         r         w        s
(ankle or push dow                              s        d
                  wn). Hair should be secured so that it does not m                  s.
                                                                   move – no ponytails
         (if
Make up ( worn) s            d         Jewellery must not be worn.
                   should be discrete. J

        ional Str
Internati       ream
          fer              quirement in the 2010-2012 FIG Spo Aerobic Code of
Please ref to the attire req         ts     2       2       ort     cs
          3        ode     1
Points (2.3 Dress Co Page 16 of 28).




Filming
                                                        er    to
Spectators are not permitted to film athletes from othe clubs t their own and if
         uring an ev
filming du                  uld      n         gnated are
                   vent, shou do so in the desig        ea.


    hes
Coach
        must abide by all rul and re gulations
Coaches m        e          les
            Gymna          stralia Tec
                  astics Aus         chnical Regulation
                 nal
            Nation Compe             ndbook
                           etition Han
                 ear
            GV Ye Book
         nformatio can be obtained from GV on Educa
Further in       on                                              ents and Sport/Club
                                                        ation, Eve        S        b
developmeent.



Judges
     s
         s                   r                                      on               e
All judges must re qualify for the curr ent cycle. Further informatio on how to become
         updating op
a judge, u                   ies       e                    a
                   pportuniti and the like can be found at Gymna stics Victooria.


      Team T
State T    Trials
All gymna          ing     c         d
         asts wishi to be considered for select
                                              tion into the State T
                                                         t        Team to compete at
                                                                           c        t
        s                            e                            al       ny
Nationals must enter Trial 1 and the State Championships (Tria 2). An team or       r
         l         red     ot        ble      ection to th State te
individual not enter will no be eligib for sele          he       eam.
         on         s,
In additio to this all ath hletes who qualify for the State Tea
                                     o                   S       am and co          t
                                                                            ompete at
        s          e       ed       n        d
Nationals MUST be registere with an affiliated club/school of Gymn         ictoria.
                                                                  nastics Vi

Athletes i                     r                  s         idual and/ team must fill in
          intending to trial for the Stat e Team as an indivi         /or   m          n
         ete                   m”.               w                   e
an “Athle Nomination Form Any athlete wishing to nominate for both categories          s
          out
must fill o both ca            o
                   ategories on the nom           orm and submit the form
                                        mination fo                  e


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Please no                  ly
         ote as of 2012 onl one for  rm will need to be submitt
                                             n       b                n        n
                                                             tted for nomination
         s                 r        r
regardless of nominating for team or individua Each team mem
                                             al.      t               uld
                                                             mber shou fill outt
their own form.
         ust
Forms mu be acco                    mination fee.
                  ompanied by the nom        f

         nce
Performan in Tr               ong with r
                    rial 1, alo          results of the Victorian Cha
                                                  f                            ips (which
                                                                       ampionshi        h
         e          will
constitute Trial 2) w be con            n         g                   am.
                              nsidered in selecting the final State Tea


      Team S
State T           on
           Selectio Policy
          tes        ng                d
All athlet wishin to be considered for selection into the Victor            e
                                                                  rian State Team to o
compete at the 20    012 Austr         hampionsh
                               ralian Ch       hips must enter Tr          nd
                                                                  rial 1 an Trial 2
          n
(Victorian Champio                      s
                     onships). Gymnasts must com
                                               mpete in both of the above ev
                                                        b         e        vents to be
                                                                                     e
                     n.
eligible for selection

        m         dual enter but un
Any team or individ        red                ompete in Selection Trial 1 an
                                    nable to co                             nd/or Trial
2 (Victorian Champ         )
                  pionships) must proovide a va
                                              alid Medic Certifi
                                                       cal                  ason. The
                                                                  icate / rea         e
Certificate must be received at the G office no later than the first bus
          e       e        d        GV                           e          siness dayy
                  etition.
following the compe

         and teams intendin to trial for the state team must co
Athletes a       s        ng       l         s        m                n        e
                                                              omplete an “Athlete
         on
Nominatio Form.”

Selected a         will   quired to p
          athletes w be req                   avel costs and will travel un
                                    pay all tra                           nder travel
option B.

                              ce        he         ng
Selection will be in accordanc with th followin table. Po          m                   e
                                                          oints from both events will be
         d
added and the top t                      e         ction.
                    teams will be eligible for selec
             t Trials 
      Place at                                   Allocated 
                                          Points A                                                  orian 
                                                                                       Place at Victo               Allocated 
                                                                                                             Points A
                                                                                        C
                                                                                        Championsh  hips 
               1                                      7                                        1                   10
               2                                      5                                        2                   7
               3                                      4                                        3                   6
               4                                      3                                        4                   5
               5                                      2                                        5                   4
               6                                      1                                        6                   3
               7                                      1                                        7                   2
               8                                      1                                        8                   1
               9                                      1                                        9                   1
              100                                     1                                       10                   1




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         tion Panel will consider placin 1st – 5th in each Team Divi
The select         l                    ng                 T                              n
                                                                     ision and 1st – 8th in
         vidual Div
each Indiv         vision. Any team pl            o        o         ual
                                       lacing 6th or below or individu 8th or below will
         nctioned to compete at Nation
not be san         o                  nals.

         members fo the Sta Team w be an
Eligible m         or      ate        will             o        V
                                              nnounced on the GV website as soon ass
                                     n                 S        m        ers
they are finalized after the Victorian Championships. State team membe will be     e
         to                 e
required t purchase a State team un  niform and adhere to the gui
                                              d        t                  rovided by
                                                                idelines pr        y
         ics
Gymnasti Victoria  a.

         m         ity      ate
To confirm eligibili for Sta Team membersh    hip, all at
                                                        thletes mu attend all State
                                                                 ust      d        e
Team Tra           njured ath
         ainings. In                 st
                            hletes mus attend as observe
                                              a                  cal      cates must
                                                        ers. Medic certific        t
         ed
be provide for any absences..


      Team T
State T    Training
             ate
           Sta Team T             i
                         Training is compuls sory for all athletes selected in the State team
                                                       a         s,        d                 m,
             en
           eve if injureed.
             ate
           Sta Team Training allows at      thletes to access ad          m          st
                                                                 dvice from specialis coaches s,
           team coaches judges and fellow competito
                        s,       a                              ning sessio will be organised
                                                       ors. Train          ons                 d
              d
           and informa ation distr           t
                                  ributed at the Vic   ctorian Chhampionsh hips regar          s
                                                                                      rding this
              ining. Se
           trai         eparate training ses            ll
                                             ssions wil be condu                     utines and
                                                                  ucted for levels rou         d
           optional routtines.
                        must wear neat trai
           All athletes m         r          ining attir and the full Clu Tracksu to each
                                                        re      eir        ub        uit       h
              ining session.
           trai
             ate
           Sta Team T            d
                        Training dates are li          he
                                             isted in th calendar.
           Furrther info                    ng
                        ormation concernin Nation      nals & St           m        ng
                                                                 tate Team Trainin will be     e
             ailable at t State Champion
           ava          the       C         nships.
           Remmember: U           S
                        Updated Sport Aer   robics info          i
                                                       ormation is placed in the mo  onthly GVV
           Bul                   ebsite, so k
              lletin and on the we          keep your eyes peele ed!


      /Accom
Travel/        ation fo Natio
           mmoda      or               onship
                            onal Champio    ps
         rian Sport Aerobics Team wil use Gym
The Victor        t                 ll                          Travel Poli B.
                                            mnastics Victoria’s T         icy
Travel po         tates that:
         olicy B st

           “Gyymnasts m           r       vel
                        make their own trav arrang  gements and the te
                                                             a               mences and
                                                                      eam comm        d
           con                   mmodation at the des
              ncludes at the accom       n                            date”
                                                    signated time and d
              lease see the State Team Trav Policy for further informat
            (pl                   T       vel       f         r        tion)




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      als
Officia
Persons w                   o
         wishing to be part of the Vict
                                      torian Sta team must apply on the application
                                               ate     m        y       a         n
         he        te
form by th due dat and must have a W           w       dren Check
                                      Working with Child        k.



Levels Testin
     s      ng
        robics Bad Testin can tak place at any sta sanctio
Sport Aer        dge    ng      ke      a        ate             rt       s
                                                         oned Spor Aerobics
event.
                                           Level 1
    Group                                   Skill                                                    Modi          ion
                                                                                                         ified Versi
   SS                         r          P
                       Pike or Straddle Press                                                  B         sed
                                                                                               Bottom rais
   DS                        up          T         sh
                       Push-u wide or Triceps Pus up                                           P         on
                                                                                               Performed o knees
   JLP                        ht        k          ked
                       Straigh and tuck jump (link togethe  er)
   JLP                 Air Jacck
   JLP                 Split Leeap                                                             S
                                                                                               Stride Leapp
   F/B                         le                  r
                       Straddl sit chest forward or Sagital                                    S          t
                                                                                               Straddle sit upright
                             ntal Splits
                       or Fron
   F/B                         n         ot
                       1/2 turn (180) pivo

                                           Level 2
   SS                  Pike or Straddle Press
                              r          P                                                     B         sed
                                                                                               Bottom rais
   DS                         s
                       Triceps Push up
   JLP                 Tuck juump ½ turn n
   JLP                 1/1 Air turn
   JLP                 Split Leeap                                                             S         p
                                                                                               Stride Leap
   F/B                       al
                       Vertica split or Splits
   F/B                         n         ot
                       1/1 turn (360) pivo

                                          Level 3
                       At least 8 element A (0.1) - C (o.3)
                              t         ts;
                             ement from each fami
                       One ele         m          ily




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    orian High Perf
Victo                 ance Aero
                  forma       obics
    ad HPAS
Squa (VH S)
     iew
Overvi
          VHPAS w established succ essfully in 2005 wit a new s
The first V       was                             n          th                 ng       d
                                                                       squad bein selected
          r.                  t         AS
each year The purpose of the VHPA is to provide spp                                      r
                                                            pecialised training to further
educate aand train sselected el
                              lite Victor
                                        rian athlettes. The 2012 seaso involves 8, 3 hour
                                                                       on       s        r
sessions, which occ cur on av verage mo            he
                                        onthly. Th Squad is design     ned to de         d
                                                                                evelop and
educate a well as extend ta
         as                   alented at          xposure to different specialise coaches
                                        thlete’s ex                             ed       s
and presenters. V  Various tr raining se          w                    n
                                         essions will concentrate on specific areas of
          l                   r
individual athlete’s training regimes. T                    r
                                        These will include; routine dev          t,      h
                                                                        velopment strength
                    kill
and conditioning, sk develo  opment, m assage, pi           w           ges
                                                  ilates as well as judg feedba ack.


Aims
              improve th standard of the s
           To i         he                           ictorian AER athlete
                                           selected Vi                   es
                       ndependen educate AER athletes
           To develop in         nt,       ed
                                 pportunitie to the AER comm
           To offer educational op         es       A                            e/Parent)
                                                              munity (Co ach/Judge
           To develop an inclusive supporti AER co
                        n         e        ive       ommunity


    d      tion
Squad Select
          d          ed       V
The squad is selecte by the Victorian A  Aerobics Technical Committe Selectio is based
                                                  T                   ee.        on         d
on the ath          tstanding potential, their prev
          hlete's out                                       r's
                                                  vious year compet             ults
                                                                      tition resu as well
          raining et
as their tr                   ctorian Sta Team training sessions. T
                    thic in Vic         ate                 s         The 2012 squad wil    ll
                     l
consist of only level 3 and Na          ream athle
                              ational Str         etes. Succe
                                                            essful athl           b         d
                                                                       letes will be notified
by an invi           etter.
          itational le


    h           E    tion
Coach and Judge Educat
        hes
All Coach and Ju                     d
                 udges will be offered the oppo          o                    o      g
                                               ortunity to attend a number of training
         to       their know
sessions t update t         wledge an experien in the sport. Th
                                     nd        nce                            ons    e
                                                                   hese sessio will be
awarded u         points tow
         updating p        wards re-re
                                     egistration If any co
                                               n.                  dge        s
                                                         oach or jud wishes to attendd
         ach                s        please cont
and/or coa at the training sessions, p                   HPAS coor
                                               tact the VH          rdinator.


           ort
Drugs in Spo
                  n.
Doping is forbidden This pro           is
                             ohibition i not limi          mpetition but also applies out
                                                 ited to com                  a         t
         ition.
of competi
The GV A          g         an         d        G
        Anti doping policy ca be found on the GA website   e.
        her
And furth informa ation on www.asada
                            w                    r         l         020
                                       a.gov.au or the Hot line 1800 0 506

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         chnica Mem ship with
Part 2 Tec    al    mber w
Gymn      cs ctoria
     nastic Vic


          n       mbers
Affiliation and Mem   ship
           chools
Clubs and Sc
All club/scchools or organisations wish          ke
                                       hing to tak part in Trial 1 a          e         n
                                                                     and/or the Victorian
Sport Aer robics Cha         ips                 b         ed
                    ampionshi (Trial 2) must be affiliate with G    Gymnastics Victoria a.
          an                            n”       y        ng         ub         s
Schools ca obtain a “School Affiliation form by contactin GV Clu Services Manager        r
(Kristian      Brudenell)      on      9214
                                       9         6020
                                                 6        e
                                                          ext.      2111     or     email
clubservices@gymnasticsvicto            .                 g          apply to ne schools
                             oria.org.au. A one-off joining fee will a          ew       s
          g
affiliating with Gym         V
                    mnastics Victoria.

Groups in                   ating shou
         nterested in affilia          uld contac the GV Club Se
                                                  ct     V                  M
                                                                   ervices Manager to  o
         he       s         ation. Ben
discuss th process of affilia          nefits of membership of Gymn
                                                 m        p                  ictoria are
                                                                    nastics Vi         e
available at www.gy
                  ymnasticsv                     r                 s
                                       g.au under Clubs and Services tab.
                            victoria.org


      es
Athlete
                            c        g          G                  a
All Sport Aerobics athletes competing in any Gymnastics Victoria or Austr               t
                                                                              ralia event
must be rregistered members with an a                     l
                                     affiliated club/school of Gymna          toria (with
                                                                    astics Vict         h
the except                            .
          tion of AEROSkools athletes).


Insurance
          tes
All athlet registe           a                    hools are insured fo persona accident
                   ered with affiliated clubs / sch                  or       al       t
           c                 J
and public liability through Jardine Llloyd Thom mpson Insuurance. M          mation can
                                                                    More inform        n
          on
be found o the follo         bsite:
                     owing web
www.jltspo                   cs
          ort.com.au/gymnastic
          aims pleas contact JLT Insur
For all cla         se                 rance on 1300 655 684.




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      endix 1
   Appe


      cation Cale ar
   Educ    n    enda
           Principles o Coachin can be d
   General P          of        ng                 ne       ost   ausport.gov.au
                                         done on lin at no co www.a
                     ection is co
   The AER specific se                   by
                                onducted b GV

  te 
Dat                                           te 
                                    Closing Dat                      rse
                                                                  Cour                            Venue 
                                                                                                  V
18th March, 20
   h         012                     /3/2012
                                    2/                            Level 1 AER Co
                                                                      l                   urse
                                                                                oaching Cou       Prahran
                                                                                                  P
  nuary 2013
Jan          3                                                                  nds
                                                                  Leap s and Boun                 Prahran
                                                                                                  P




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