RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS IS AN OLYMPIC SPORT WHICH IS PRACTICED IN INDIVIDUAL AND / OR IN TEAMS.
It's The combinationof a lot of physical and artistic activities such as :
With the particular acrobatic work for example. Acrobatics without hands (used in artistic Gymnastics ) are prohibited. This is one of Rhythmic Gymnastics particularities?
Rhythmic Gymnastics would not exist without classical Ballet and free dancing ( by Isadora Duncan) created in reaction to the rigidity of classical Ballet.
Both dance styles merge the technical basis of the movement used in GR..
There are many circus and theatrical activities in Rhycthmic Gymnatics such as contortion, different types of juggling and mime.