Very interesting blog post how to max out your tumbling score sheets!
One of the biggest parent melt-downs I ever encountered as an all star coach/director was the year we started the season with absolutely no standing tumbling in our routine. Okay, before you write me off as complete moron for making such an oversight, give me a second to explain. First, I was not actively involved in the coaching of this particular team in the program (although that changed after the first competition). Second, we hired outside choreographers who actually did put standing tumbling in the routine and the coach subsequently took it out of the routine. So in my defense, I was as surprised as the judges when the team did not throw any standing tumbling.
The score sheet at our first competition had 2 parts for the tumbling score; 10 points for running tumbling and 10 points for standing tumbling. This team had quite a mix of tumbling. There were probably around…
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