Giving our full concentration during the competition
Just for your info, the function of the Artistic Judge is as follows :
Judging on artistic quality based on the following criteria :
i) Volume - balance of movements showing various physical capabilities, flexibility and the different types of strength without any area predominating and affecting the balance of the aesthetic appeal of the exercise
ii) Variety - dynamic and stylized combinations of aerobics steps and aerobic movement patterns, transitions, formation and positions and styles such as funky, joget, ethnic malaysia etc
iii) Combinations - must contain a minimum of two different aerobics styles including a variety of different rhythms
Movement in all planes ( frontal, sagital, coronal and vertical)
Dynamic and fluent transitions from surface to floor and vice versa
4) Usage of competition area
Utilization of the whole stage (floor pattern) and travelling
5) Opening and Ending
Dynamic and interesting opening/ending, leaving memorable and lasting impression
Confident, energetic and lively. Able to captivate and reach out to the audience through facial expression and technical skills
Utilizing various rhythms rather than only the base line and fitting movements to the sound of the instruments or sound effects. Timing should be on the beat and accurate. Length of routine must be 3 minutes with a tolerance of 5 seconds. Beats should be 148 and above.
Working as a team to form a minimum of five formations during the routine which does not include opening and ending. Competitors must work together as a team in changing positions when forming formations. Showing sense of camaraderies and teamwork.
* All these to be judged within 3 minutes! *