British Team & Masters Championships 2014 - Hosted by Motherwell Jump Rope Academy. It was the last competition organised by Sue & Chris Dale so on behalf of all BRSA members we would like to say "Thank You". The Competition was a success with jumpers coming together from Motherwell Jump Rope Academy, The Bouncers Skipping Club, Skip Hop, Skip 2 the Beat .
Big Congratulations to Rachael Dale on setting a new Guinness World Record for 30 second Double Unders - 91 on her new Nickelodeon Show - Get Your Skills On
Harry, Sam, Tiffany and Georgia travelled to Hong Kong in July to compete for the UK at the World Rope Skipping Championships. The team competition was first, where the team competed against teams from around the world. After not their best day of competition, their overall placing was 14th. The masters competition was tough, with world records broken in every .
Three girls from a Motherwell Jump Rope Academy at Dalziel High won an astonishing eight medals at the 2014 World Jump Rope Championships in Orlando. Tammy Smith (14) from Motherwell, Claire Murray (15) from New Stevenson and Kiera McGuffie (11) from Kilmarnock, who are all current British Medalists, were the first ever Scottish competitors at the sport’s top event. Over 500 .
Caitlin and Callam from Jump Rope UK are up for a Fruit Shoot Skills Award, but you need to vote for them - click on this link and it will take you to the website to vote, use the arrow where it says pick a winner and click on their names - SHARE WITH ALL YOUR FRIENDS - the more .
30second speed- Stacie Pegg - 89 (senior 17 & younger) placed 4th Gemma McGhee - 87 (senior 23-29) placed 1st (GOLD) 3minute speed- Lauren Shepherd - 446.5 (senior 17 & younger) placed 1st (GOLD) new british record!!!! Gemma McGhee - 409 (senior 23-29) placed 1st (GOLD) Pairs Double Unders- Gemma McGhee & Claire Murray - 155 (senior 23-29) placed 3rd (BRONZE) Lauren Shepherd & Stacie Pegg - 155 .
BRAND NEW TV SHOW! "Get Your Skills On" Which airs 9am on the 9th of August only on NICKELODEON!!! Look out for JRUK Coach Rachael Dale (AKA - Rachael Sparks )
BRITISH TEAM & MASTERS 2014 8th & 9th NOVEMBER 2014 LOCATION: Sir Matt Busby Sport Complex, Main Street, Bellshill, Scotland, ML4 3DP 8th November - British Team Championships 9th November - British Masters Championships Entry Forms: Please return forms by Monday 29th September 2014, Late entry's will not be accepted. BRSA Masters Entry Form NOVICE 2014 BRSA Masters Entry Form NATIONAL 2014 BRSA Entry Form TEAM 2014 The BRSA is very grateful to .
In Qualifers Lauren Shepherd of Jump Rope UK set a NEW British Record for 3minute speed endurance at the World Jump Rope Championships on 2/7/14 with a score of 446.5. This score has placed Lauren with Gold for Senior under 17 and 2nd place over all female age groups. The record was previously held by Gemma McGhee with 443 and this record .
Lauren Shepherd of Jump Rope UK set a NEW British Record for 3minute speed endurance at the World Jump Rope Championships on 2/7/14 with a score of 446.5. This score has placed Lauren with Gold for Senior under 17 and 2nd place over all female age groups. The record was previously held by Gemma McGhee with 443 and this record had not .
Jump Rope UK's Rachael is currently filming with Nickelodeon as part of the 2014 Fruit Shoot Skills Crew as "Rachael Sparks". To watch the video click here - Meet Rachael Sparks To watch behind the scenes click here - Journey Begins
Its confirmed, the next British Team and Masters Championships are to be held at Sir Matt Busby Sports Complex - Glasgow on the 8th and 9th November 2014. Put this date in your diaries now!
JRUK Coaches, Rachael Dale and Gemma McGhee went to Streetly Academy to run a taster session for YST/Matalan Sporting Promise, who we are proud to be partners with for a 3rd year. Pictures below...
Harry and Sam Cross were asked to appear on Sky 1 and Sky Sports 1's 'Game Changers', a children's television programme aiming to get more children involved in sport. They filmed a VT prior to the live show where the St. Luke's School skip team were featured, and where Harry and Sam introduced the sport. On 3rd May, they travelled .
Article: Skip to the beat - Knock News For more information on Skip to the beat check out there website: http://www.skip2thebeat.org.uk/media.html
JUMP ROPE UK FESTIVAL May 18th 2014 Lilleshall National Sports Centre The Jump Rope UK festival is a great opportunity for all children and adults. It is a celebration of rope skipping within the UK. With an opportunity for your school/team to show off their amazing skipping skills and participate in a workshop taught by the best competitive and demonstration skippers in the .
The 2nd series of "Officially Amazing" will go out daily from Monday 3rd February at 4.30pm on CBBC. The girls Rachael, Gemma and Beci from Jump Rope UK attempt a new Guinness World Record. Make sure you keep an eye out for episode 9 on Tuesday 11th February at 16:30 to see us in action!
Rebecca Cooper has been featured in Mike Bushell's new book - "BUSHELL'S BEST BITS" you can buy it on Amazon, you will find Beci from page 60 to 64, great promotion for JUMP ROPE.
JRUK at the British Championships 2013 12-13th October 2013, 22 competitors and 24 parents and family travelled down to Scotland to make this the biggest Jump Rope UK team to participate in a weekend of competition. 12th October 2013 was the British Team competition ran by BRSA. It was a successful first day for the club with members Amy Gerrard and Olivia .
Jump Rope Academy & Motherwell Club Perform on 8 Event Promo Tour There was no rest during the sumer break for Lanarkshires top skippers as 6 junior coaches from the Jump Rope Academy Display Team, lead by Tracy Bannatyne, were invited to outdoor community events held in Airdrie & Shotts. The Dedicated High School crew who train up to 7hrs per .
Jump Rope UK flew out to Orlando in Florida on July 4 to compete in the World Jump Rope Championships 2013. The championship boasted teams from 13 different countries and the competition ran with qualifiers on the Friday and Sunday before the Grand finals took place on the Monday. Jump Rope UK team took part in 13 different events and brought .
Harry, Sam, Tiffany and Georgia from the Bouncers Skipping Club travelled to Aalborg, Denmark for the European Rope Skipping Championships representing Team UK. The team competition was held on Saturday 27th July where they placed 7th overall in the European Championships 15+ Open Team category. They also came 0.5 skips away from a bronze medal in the Single Rope and .
The Registration Forms have now been added to the Masters & Team competition on the Events page.
Please fill in and get back to the BRSA by the 11th September 2013.
For any other questions about the National Masters & Team Championships please do not hesitate to contat us.
Thanks and hope to see lots of you there!
Team UK have The Bouncers from London representing at this years European Masters and Team Championships. The four team members, Harry, Sam, Georgia and Tiffany travel next wednesday to Denmark where the championships are being held . The team actually start competing as of Saturday 27th July in the 15+ Open age group and 15+ masters sage group. We want to .
On the 4th July 7 of the Jump Rope UK team will be travelling to Florida to compete at the World Jump Rope Championships. The girls are entred into 13 different events, looking to get through to the grand finals on Monday 8th July. To keep with how the girls are getting on please click on the link below to tune .
BRITISH TEAM & MASTERS 2013 12th & 13th OCTOBER 2013 LOCATION: Sir Matt Busby Sport Complex, Main Street, Bellshill, Scotland, ML4 3DP 12th October - British Team Championships 13th October - British Masters Championships Entry Forms: Please return forms by 11th September 2013, Late entrys will not be accepted. BRSA Masters Entry Form 2013 NOVICE BRSA Masters Entry Form 2013 NATIONAL BRSA Entry Form 2013 TEAM The BRSA is very .
THE FIRST Annual National Jump Rope Festival was held at Lilleshall National Sports & Conferencing Centre recently and proved to be a huge success. The festival was organised and ran by Rachael Dale from Studley-based Jump Rope UK and it was her first planned event under her new company Angel Eyes Event Planning. In excess of 200 people attended from as far .
Get Tricky Perform in Paris Get Tricky were asked to perform in Paris at the French Basketball finals. Get Tricky Members: Rachael, Beci & Gemms (UK) Jonas, Willem & Wouter (Belgium) Ted & Joe (USA) and Jonathon, Jenny, Jessica & Fally (France) All the shows were performed great by Get Tricky showing the crowd that theres more to Jump Rope then they .
DDCB 2013 Fusion! Two teams from the UK travelled to Belgium on the first weekend in May to compete at the DDCB fusion compeition. J-RUK consisting of Beci, Rachael, Gemma, Lauren and Stacie competed in the big fusion competition and the 30second double dutch speed. Noughts and Crosses consited of Harry, Sam and Georgia who competed in the 30second double dutch speed .
Stella McCartney Adidas Performance In April 4 of Jump Rope UK girls and 2 of the French team girls were chosen to perform as part of Stella McCartneys adidas show. The event was held in Munich, Germany where she was displaying her new clothes range for spring/summer. The girls performed a 2minute show infront of many adidas clients and did a great .
The Registration Forms have now been added to the Speed competition on the Events page.
Please fill in and get back to the BRSA by the 1st May 2013.
For any other questions about the National Speed Championships please do not hesitate to contat us.
Thanks and hope to see lots of you there!
Training Day inScotland Beci and Gemma Travelled up to Portlethen, Aberdeen on Saturday 9th February 2013 to run a Workshop on Sunday 10th February for the Portlethen Skip Hop club. The girls worked with the club mainly on how important teamwork is and helped them work towards putting teams together for the next British Rope Skipping Team Championships. They all worked really .
National Speed Championships: Saturday 18th May 2013 Location: Henley in Arden Sports , Stratford , Henley in Arden, Warwickshire, B95 6AB Start time: 10am Finish time: 4pm Everyone to arrive no later than 9.15am for registration Please Fill in the Entry forms below and return them by 1st May 2013 BRSA Speed Entry Form BRSA Speed Novice Registration Form BRSA Speed National Registration Form
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JUMP ROPE UK FESTIVAL : May 19th 2013 Lilleshall National Sports Centre The Jump Rope UK festival is a great opportunity for all children and adults. It is a celebration of rope skipping within the UK. With an opportunity for your school/team to show off their amazing skipping skills and participate in a workshop taught by the best competitive and demonstration skippers .
Inspire A Generation statement from Get Tricky After successfully completing 30 shows in 16 days at the Olympic Games, we would like to thank everyone for their overwhelming support throughout this incredible journey. We have all been honored to officially represent the global rope skipping/jump rope community here at the Games for the first time. Despite differences in jumping styles, cultures and .
On July 27th The Bouncers Skipping Team travelled to Florida to represent the UK in the FISAC World Youth Tournament. They competed in a serious of team and individual events which they had qualified in through the British Rope Skipping Association. Congratulations to Harry, Sam, Georgia and Tiffany for their Bronze medal in Pairs Double Dutch Speed at the World Youth Tournament.
A team from the UK travelled to Washington DC at the beginning of July where they competed against the best in the world in many different events. The 6 girls Beci, Rachael, Laura, Gemma, Lauren and Stacie from Jump Rope UK came back with many medals and trophies between them. To read more about their World Jump Rope trip please .
Skip 2 The Beat performing at Ballindalloch Castle for Jubilee Day.
Brothers Harry and Sam Cross from the Bouncers Skipping Club were asked to demostrate at their street party on the Jubilee Day. They made a demo which had single rope and 2-wheel, and after they turned some double dutch ropes for the children that attended to have a go, and they had a lot of fun doing it. Jubilee Demo
Jump Rope UK was invited by Studley Parish Council to perform at their “Picnic in the Park” Jubilee celebration on Monday 4th June. Jump Rope UK Kidz were joined by their coaches and put on a wonderful performance which can be seen on the link below: Jubilee Day
Rachael Dale from Jump Rope UK was featured as the Mystery Guest on the Russell Howard Good News Show on BBC3 alongside team mates Beci Dale and Gemma McGhee. Video Link
Rachael, Beci and Gemma were asked to shoot a short commercial for Schwarzkopf to promote their New LIVE Color XXL. Also starring Lauren and Stacie. Commercial link
For the first time the UK competed in double dutch fusion at this years DDCB2012. Two teams travelled to belguim where team J-RUK (Beci,Rachael,Laura and Gemma) competed in Mini-Fusion and team Reaction (Sam, Harry, Lauren, Stacie and Lewis) competed in Fusion. Both teams put on an amazing performance and had really good fun on stage. J-RUK placed 3rd in their part .
UK skippers Beci and Rachael Dale and Laura Summers were lucky enough to be part of the newest FIFA Street 2012 TV commercial. It is now being shown on TV so keep a look out for the girls. Its a great advert for Rope Skipping. WATCH HERE
Beci, Laura and Gemma appeared on the popular BBC TV programme “The One Show”. The purpose of having Double Dutch on the show was because they had the comedian Michael McIntyre in the studio and part of his act he skips around the stage so they decide they would see if he could actually skip. So the girls went down .
Sue Dale Head coach of Team UK was approached by the Entertainment committee of LOCOG to provide a Jump Rope Team to perform at the London prepares series in August. They were to perform at the international invitational Basketball Events held at the Olympic Basketball Arena. The team consisted of Top jumpers from The UK (top 4 girls in the country), Belgium, .
The European Team Championships that are held every two years were held this year in Hungary. The UK took their senior girls team over to compete against the best in Europe. The team took Gold in single rope speed/double under relay and silver in Double Dutch speed. The team had only 6weeks training prior to the championships due to Beci breaking .
In April the BRSA worked in partnership with Easy Jet to put on a Double Dutch competition. The BRSA provided coaches to go across the country demonstrating and teaching Double Dutch to promote the event. Harry, Sam and Georgia aka “Triple Dutch” from the Bouncers skipping club along with skippers from Studley and Scotland entered the Double Dutch competition which was .
Some of Team UK’s skippers were asked to perform on Blue Peter demonstrating a short routine of hard skills and then a short piece on some of the basics whilst the presenters spoke to everyone about the sport. Rachael Dale was then asked to attempt to beat Beci Dale (her sister’s) Guinness world record in 1 minute speed during the .