Gymnastics is a sport, AcroDance is an art form.
Acrobatics and gymnastics are very different. One cannot substitute for the other. Dance students should never attend external gymnastics classes to get additional outside training to practice their skills. Please read this article with your budding acro dancer to help them understand the differences.
Article sourced from acrodanceteachersassociation.com
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