A Historical Association
forms of gymnastics have always been employed in military training.
Very early in its modern history, especially in Germany, gymnastics was
seen not only as a discipline that lay at the heart of physical
education for children, but one that strengthened military
abilities as well as national pride.
Short Climbing Frame, Balance Beam, Horizontal Bars, and Ropes
In the late Victorian Period one gymnastic exercise judged in competitions was pyramid-building.Here we see its origins
|Military Maneuvers with
Climbing . . .
Ropes & Rope Ladders . . . Climbing Walls