Commonwealth Games 2018

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

The XXI Commonwealth Games take place in the Gold Coast, Australia from 4 to 15 April 2018. 

Scottish Gymnastics and Commonwealth Games Scotland (CGS) are pleased to release the updated Artistic Gymnastics selection policy for 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast following the review of selection standards in line with the Code of Points 2017-2020.

As previously advised, scores for Men’s & Women’s Artistic were reviewed following the Scottish, English, Welsh and British Championships in 2017, to ensure the standards set in Phase 2 reflected the ability for Team Scotland to meet their target of their best-ever away Games, and for gymnasts meeting a minimum Top 6. 

Phase 2 began on the 1st October 2017.

Commonwealth Games Scotland in partnership with Scottish Gymnastics have approved the following documents and policies. 

Rhythmic Gymnastics Selection Policy can be found here

Artistic Gymnastics Selection Policy can be here

General Selection policy 2018 (to be read in conjuction with the Artistic and / or Rhytmic policy) can be here

The Team Manager for 2018 is Jamie Bowie, who is also Scottish Gymnastics Performance Manager (Olympic Disciplines). A former Team Scotland athlete, Jamie will be supporting the gymnasts and coaches through the selection phase, key selection events, and Gold Coast 2018. 

Marius Gherman and Sandra Stevenson have been selected as the lead team coaches for men’s and women’s artistic respectively.