Level 2 Gymnastics Requirements
After you are done with level 1, you will be promoted to level 2, which is a little more demanding than the previous one. Again this is not compulsory. The compulsory levels start from level 4, but the best gymnasts you know wouldn't have skipped these.
Here are the requirements for level 2 gymnastics as per the USA Gym Junior Olympic Compulsory Programme Book.
Level 2 Vault Requirement
So for the level 2 vault requirement, you need to jump to handstand on mat stack and fall to flat back. Make sure not to bend your legs, and the minimum jump to handstand is supposed to be 16 inches in height.
Level 2 Bars Requirement
Practice the following on the bars:-
Level 2 Floor Requirement
For level 2, you need to be good at the following floor exercises:-
Level 2 Beam Requirement
Last but not least, this is going to be your beam routine:-
For level 2, you should train for at least 4-5 hours a week. There is no maximum limit, however. Also, you should know that under the point system that exists, points are deducted for every little things like bent knees, incorrect posture, toes that are not pointed, etc.
Most importantly, you must practice this level with a dedication to get things correct and on point. Complete these, and you are good to go to level 3!