Loading...
Archive for category: Choreography
10
16
2015

Choreography Challenge!

Welcome to our very first Choreography Challenge!      Christina and Allie, two of Jumptwist’s Choreographers, came up with a short dance challenge for gymnasts. Watch the video below of them performing and teaching the routine and then submit a video performing the routine yourself! Enter to win by emailing the video to info@jumptwist.com by Nov. 1st 2015! Music for the routine: http://jumptwist.com/product/descendants-medley/ We will select 3 Winners who will get FREE Floor Music* and wi...

09
18
2015

Behind the Scenes with Christina & Breannah

Choreography with Breannah     I received a phone call from Breannah’s Mother just weeks before our appointment. She informed me that Breannah found me on youtube and was determined to have me choreograph a routine for her. I originally didn’t schedule and choreography appointments that weekend because it was just a few days away from the National Gymnastics Trade Show & Congress. My team and I have been working hard to prepare for this event and I didn’t want to put too mu...

09
10
2015

Tips on Choreographing a Floor Routine

I know a lot of coaches are sometimes put in the position of making all the routines for the gymnasts that they coach. If they don’t have A LOT of dance/ choreography experience, this can be a very difficult task. My goal here is to help make the gymnastics choreography process a little easier! Here are Some Tips to Make a Great Floor Routine: What is the gymnast’s best style of dance? Is she graceful, sharp, stiff, powerful, classically trained, etc.? Knowing this information will e...

05
29
2015

Jumptwist TV Presents: Audrey Stringer

Level 7 Team Jumptwist member Audrey Stringer of Intensity Gymnastics takes the gold at the Florida State Championships and advanced on to be a member of the Florida State team during the Level 7 Regional Championships! Jumptwist founder and Choreographer Christina Gambino had the pleasure of working with Audrey throughout the year on her floor and beam routines, perfecting them and forming them to the gymnast she is becoming. This interview bring you behind the routine, high scores, and medals...

05
19
2015

Checkout Jumptwist Star: Zoe Kyrkostas!

Level 6 gymnast and Team Jumptwist member Zoe Kyrkostas dominates the Floor Exercise and Balance Beam throughout the 2014-2015 competitive season. Zoe’s floor routine choreographed by Christina Gambino with music cut by the Jumptwist team led her to a personal best of a 9.625 and took firt place at three out of four competitions this year. Her beam routine, also choreographed by Christina, led to a season-high of 9.7  and two out of four 1st place finishes. Way to go Zoe!