Ultimate Level 2 Gymnastics Skills Quiz

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Are you a level 2 gymnast or thinking of being one of them? Take this ultimate level 2 gymnastics skills quiz and check your knowledge regarding various gymnastic skills and abilities. If you would be able to score more than 70% on this quiz, then you can be a true level 2 gymnast. Generally, gymnastics is a sport that includes physical exercises with the use of bars, rings, and other apparatus. Please now that your age must be a minimum of 5 years to participate in any gymnastics competition. Play the quiz now and learn more interesting trivia about this sport.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    True or false? If I think I know how to spot a skill and feel very comfortable, but I have never done it before, it's ok to go ahead and spot the skill.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Which of the following are the best ways to teach a back hip circle?
    • A. 

      Cast 3 times to get the most momentum before you circle.

    • B. 

      Circle the gymnast around the bar until they have mastered that with straight arms, before adding a small cast or any momentum.

    • C. 

      Start with a single leg pump to try the circle with a little momentum to ensure that they can still circle around the bar with straight arms.

    • D. 

      Pike around the bar to get all the way around.

  • 3. 
    True or false? When teaching a Front Hip Circle it is important to teach the child to fall straight to a horizontal position.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    When should I introduce jumping to the high bar?
    • A. 

      When the child can stand on the low bar and jump.

    • B. 

      Only after I have taught them how to land safely on their back in the pit.

    • C. 

      When they start Level 2

    • D. 

      After they understand a tap swing and know which side of the bar to let go.

  • 5. 
    True or false? I should do bar strength exercises every day on bars.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    When should I introduce a cartwheel on the high beam?
    • A. 

      Any time, if they have already mastered their cartwheel on the floor.

    • B. 

      Only after they have mastered a switch kick on high and can land stable on their bad leg.

    • C. 

      Only after they have mastered the cartwheel on the low beam

    • D. 

      Only after they have mastered the cartwheel on the low beam and they have mastered their switch kick on high.

  • 7. 
    What is the best way to introduce front walkers and front limbers?
    • A. 

      Off a panel mat to make it easier to stand up.

    • B. 

      Down a cheese.

    • C. 

      With spot

    • D. 

      With spot and off a panel mat.

  • 8. 
    When do I introduce round-offs to my level 2s? Mark all points.
    • A. 

      After they have a mastered a cartwheel square

    • B. 

      After they can do a cartwheel scoop.

    • C. 

      After they have mastered a cartwheel scoop up.

    • D. 

      After they enter level 2.

  • 9. 
    True or False?  It a good idea to begin drills for back-hand-springs and front and back tucks at Level 2.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    What skills should I expect my Level 2 gymnast to obtain before entering level 3?
    • A. 

      Walking in all Directions, L-Kick, and small Jumps

    • B. 

      Bear Walks, modified 3-Hop L-stand

    • C. 

      L-Kick, Kiss Kick, Switch Kick and Straight Jumps

    • D. 

      Cartwheel

  • 11. 
    What should I do each day that I go to beam with my level 2 gymnasts?
    • A. 

      Jumping

    • B. 

      Bear Walks and L-Kicks

    • C. 

      Balancing Drills

    • D. 

      Sticks

  • 12. 
    How should I start vault each day with my level 2 gymnasts?
    • A. 

      Do running and punching drills.

    • B. 

      Have them do Handstand pops across the vault runway.

    • C. 

      Have them sit down while I set up the stations for the day.

    • D. 

      Have the girls get in line and being our vault rotation.

  • 13. 
    Teaching back walk-overs and limbers, what am I looking for? 
    • A. 

      I want to see their hips moving forward over their toes.

    • B. 

      I want them to reach back with legs straight.

    • C. 

      I want to see their hips moving forward over their toes, and their hands reaching past their ears.

    • D. 

      I want to see them looking back at their hands when reaching back for the floor.

  • 14. 
    Please check off all the skills that your level 2 gymnast should have on floor prior to entering level 3.
    • A. 

      Back-Walk-Over and or Front Limber

    • B. 

      Valdez

    • C. 

      Round-Off

    • D. 

      Cartwheel Square

    • E. 

      Cartwheel Scoop Up

    • F. 

      Cartwheel Scoop

    • G. 

      Back Limber

    • H. 

      Aerial

  • 15. 
    What skills should my level 2 gymnast obtain on bars prior to moving to level 3?
    • A. 

      Back Hip Circle

    • B. 

      Front Hip Circle

    • C. 

      Run Out Kip

    • D. 

      Jump to High Bar

    • E. 

      Squat On

    • F. 

      2 Footed Pull Over

  • 16. 
    What skills should I be focusing on with my level 2s on vault?
    • A. 

      Handstand Flat Back

    • B. 

      FHS Over Table

    • C. 

      Straight Jump to 120

    • D. 

      FHS over Block into pit

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