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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
- Coaching Guide – Artistic Gymnastics
- Coaching Guide – Rhythmic Gymnastics
- Coaching Gymnastics Quiz
- Coaching Special Olympics Athletes Quiz
- Special Olympics International Gymnastics Resource Center
If you have any questions on coaching, visit our coach section for information.