Coaches Toolkit

This section of the website is where you'll find the Scottish Gymnastics Coaches Toolkit. The objective is to provide gymnastics coaches at all levels and in every discipline additional guidance, practical tools and research which will support them in their coaching environment, in the club and beyond. 

The toolkit focuses on the fundamental coaching areas of planning, concussion in gymnastics, physical preparation, nutrition, talent development, skill development & supporting coaches. This is not an exhaustive list of key development areas for coaches. You can view the list of sections in the coaching toolkit below: 

Find out more about planning

> Find out more about concussion

> Find out more about physical preparation

> Find out more about nutrition

> Find out more about talent development

> Find out more about skill development

> Find out more about supporting coaches

> Find out more about coaches code of conduct


In each section of the toolkit you'll find free resources that you can download and keep. There is an explanation of the tools and how they may be used. We're here to support you to acheive your ambitions and nurture gymnastics talent in your club. We want to help to continue to develop the standard of our gymnastics coaches across the country. 

If you have questions or feedback on the coaching toolkit please contact the Scottish Gymnastics education team on