Use this page as a reference tool for all things related to Special Olympics New Jersey gymnastics. We provide relevant information for athletes and coaches.

General Information

The Gymnastics Fact Sheets provide general information on the sport’s background, popularity and statistics in the Special Olympics sports world. View the Artistic Gymnastics Fact Sheet and Rhythmic Gymnastics Fact Sheet.

The Official Special Olympics Sports Rules for gymnastics shall govern all Special Olympics competitions. View the most updated Artistic Gymnastics Rules and Rhythmic Gymnastics Rules.

Article 1 provides general principles established by the Special Olympics Official General Rules that are not found in sport-specific rules. When there is conflict between a sport’s official rules and the general rules, the general rules in Article 1 will be followed.

Training Resources

Special Olympics New Jersey strives to provide additional sport training to our athletes so that they are at their best when it comes time for training and competition. Please make sure to check back regularly for new and upcoming training resources!

Coaching Resources

The gymnastics training committee coordinates an in person or live webinar coach training for bronze level certification every five years. A person who begins coaching during the five year span in between trainings will be assigned a mentor gymnastics coach.

Coaches are encouraged to use the resources below to be as prepared as possible for gymnastics training and competition.

If you have any questions on coaching, contact Casey Henderson at csh@sonj.org or visit our coach section for information.