Ropeworks The art of jumping rope. 

Ropeworks is the creation of Rene Bibaud.  Rene is a five-time world champion, former ESPN commentator for the sport of jumping rope and artist and coach of the renowned Cirque Du Soleil. She is an educator, motivational speaker and entertainer with a special focus on fitness and specialty performances.  She excels at sharing the benefits of the single best fitness tool available – the jump rope.


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We excel at sharing the benefits of the single best fitness tool available
– the jump rope.

“I just finished one of the best weeks I have had as a teacher! I couldn’t be happier with how the week went and I encourage anyone with the resources available to get work with Ropeworks. Rene is an unbelievable performer, a great motivator, and one of those rare people who are able to take a complicated move and break it down so anyone can learn it.”  – Robin Walker – Carmel, IN.


Primary Products & Services


Entertainment

Special Events, Fitness Shows, Trade Shows & Cirque


Jump rope performance artist, René Bibaud can tailor special event performances for your next event. Choose from solo jump rope shows, or group acts. For theater, parties, fashion shows, Cirque.

Shows

Instruction

Classes and Workshops.


We offer a variety of classes to suit different ages, abilities and experience.  Our after-school jump rope classes are hugely popular and run October through June.  Athletic Edge workshops can be set up to help improve athletic performance or to help crossfit athletes improve their skills, and our adult workshops help anyone learn the fundamentals.

Kids Classes | Athletic Edge | Adult Skills

Motivational Messages

Team Building, Assemblies & Special Appearances


René Bibaud can speak at your next corporate event. From team-building to opening keynotes or school appearances, René has the skill and experience to turn your next event into a success.

Certification

Get Certified and Join our Team


We offer 3 levels of certification for individuals interested in running a Ropeworks program of their own.  Learn from our video series, online course and during our hands on workshops and school visits. Contact us to learn more.

Resources

Videos, Tutorials, Freebies, Products


Visit Ropeworks and watch instructional videos, learn tips from the blog or download our freebie printables and lesson plans. Our online store offers incredible tools for teaching and learning.

Kids Classes | Athletic Edge | Adult Skills

Gear

Shop the Ropeworks Store


Our online store is a carefully curated selection of our favorite items. All instructional products are created by Rene Bibaud.  All ropes are chosen for the their quality and value.

Teach rope jumping with confidence,
using our complete Single Rope
 Skill Builders System

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Feb
12
Fri
ONWARD Weekend by Flight Crew Jump Rope
Feb 12 – Feb 14 all-day

Onward 2016
Registration open now!

 

“One of Flight Crew Jump Rope’s missions is to continue to push jump rope as a sport and an art form, and to explore all of the possibilities that jump rope has to offer. The “ONWARD!” weekend is dedicated to expanding our vision by doing things differently and provides jumpers with an experience they cannot get anywhere else. Our experienced, professional staff is made up of the top jumpers in the country, many of whom use jump rope as a way to make a living. We want to provide an environment where ideas can be shared and expanded upon to bring jump rope to the next level. We want to help change jump rope, because we know jump rope can help change the world. Are you with us?”

Feb
20
Sat
Lightning Jump Off 2016 @ Wadsworth Middle School
Feb 20 @ 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Mar
4
Fri
2016 Arnold Jump Rope Competition @ Greater Columbus Convention Center
Mar 4 – Mar 6 all-day

Download 2016 ASF Registration Packet!

Online registration open now!

12512522_1248784215148821_4308049124488869813_nWelcome to the Arnold Sports Festival’s Jump Rope Competition hosted by World Jump Rope. Jump Rope is one of the 50 different sports with a combined total of 18,000 athletes that come to Columbus, Ohio to be a part of the largest multi-sporting event in the world. We invite you to come to Columbus, Ohio to test your jump rope speed and power skills against some of the best jumpers.

-Rochelle Boggs

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Double under and speed instructional clinics(Friday, March 4. 9am-5:30pm)
  • Greater Columbus Convention Center
  • Rooms B200-201
Learn from the best! Stop by to take (free) 30 second double under challenge. Top scores receive a prize!
Arnold Jump Rope Championship(Saturday, March 5. 9am-2pm)
  • Greater Columbus Convention Center
  • Rooms B200-201
The Arnold continues its fourth year of Competitive Jump Rope with three competition divisions (check out more info below)
The Buckeye Classic Single Elimination Qualifier(Saturday, March 5. 9am-2pm)
  • Greater Columbus Convention Center
  • Rooms B200-201
Open to Novice and Jump Rope Athlete Divisions. This qualifier determines the final 8 competitors in each of the 4 events to move on to the 2016 Arnold Single Elimination Finals
2016 Arnold Single Elimination Finals(Saturday, March 5. 2pm-8pm)
  • Greater Columbus Convention Center
  • Rooms B200-201
The top 32 winners from the four 2015-2016 Buckeye Classic Series Qualifiers will compete in this fast paced Single Elimination Olympic Style Tournament that will determine THE FASTEST Jumpers at the Arnold Sports Festival.
Arnold Sportsworld Kids & Teens Jump Rope Expo(Saturday, March 5. 10am-12pm)(Sunday, March 6. 10am-4pm)
  • Ohio Expo Center
  • Bricker Building
Fun with Jump Rope. Come on down and give jump rope a try with World Jump Rope Ambassadors.

Explanation of Events

 

The Arnold Jump Rope Championships

(Saturday, March 5. 9am-2pm)

Convention Center – Eisenman and Trott Rooms B200-201

The Arnold continues its fourth year of Competitive Jump Rope with three competition divisions.

  1. CrossFit Division – This division is for CrossFit enthusiasts looking to test their skills in jump rope. These events will challenge your physical endurance, technique and quickness.

No age or gender groups

Events:

  • Single Rope Burpee 60 seconds
  • Single Rope Double Under 60 seconds
  • Long Rope Pushups 60 seconds
  1. Novice Division – This Division is for first time competitors (within 2 years of beginning jump rope).

Male and Female categories

Age groups – (11 under), (12-14), (15-18), (19-older)

Events:

  • Single Rope Speed 30 seconds
  • Singe Rope Open Cross 30 seconds
  • Single Rope Double Under 30 seconds
  1. Jump Rope Athlete Division – This division is for competitors affiliated with jump rope competitive teams/clubs.
    Male, Female and Mixed (open), categories

Age groups: (11 under), (12-14), (15-18), (19-older)

Events:

  • Single Rope Speed 1 x 30 sec.
  • Single Rope Double Unders 1 x 60 sec
  • Single Rope Pairs Double Unders, 2 x 30 sec.
  • Double Dutch Speed Relay 3 x 40
  • Double Dutch Speed 1 x 30 sec
  • Double Dutch Power 1 x 30 sec

Trick Challenge: Female and Male Gender categories, Age group 15 & older.

 

The Buckeye Classic Single Elimination Qualifier

(Saturday, March 5. 9am-2pm)

Convention Center – Eisenman and Trott Rooms B200-201

The fourth in the series of qualifiers, this event is open to Novice and Jumper Athlete Divisions. This qualifier determines the final 8 qualifiers, (fastest scores across all age groups) in each of the 4 events to compete later in the 2016 Arnold Fastest Jumpers Tournament

Male, Female, and Mixed (for group events) Divisions

No Age Groups

Events:

  • Single Rope Speed 1 x 30
  • Single Rope Pairs DU 2 x 30 sec
  • Double Dutch Speed Relay 3 x 40 sec
  • Double Dutch Speed 1 x 30 sec.

 

 

2016 Arnold Single Elimination FINALS

(Saturday, March 5. 2pm-8pm)

Convention Center – Eisenman and Trott Rooms B200-201

The top 32 winners from the four 2015-2016 Buckeye Classic Series Qualifiers will compete in this fast paced Single Elimination Olympic Style Tournament that will determine THE FASTEST Jumpers at the Arnold Sports Festival.

NO AGE GROUPS. Same gender divisions and events as the Buckeye Classic Single Elimination Qualifier.

 

Registration and Fees

Arnold Jump Rope Championship and Buckeye Classic Qualifier: $45

Arnold Jump Rope Championship ONLY: $25

Event T-shirt: $15

 

Register online at worldjumprope.org

Deadline: February 15th. A late fee of $10 will be charged to all registration received after February 15th.

 

Visit worldjumprope.org for additional tournament information and online registration. Visit arnoldsportsfestival.com for lodging and parking information.

For tickets to the main arena (not required for Jump Rope events), contact Ticketmaster 800-745-3000 or visit www.ticketmaster.com/arnold

 

Hotel Information

 

  1. Calling toll free at 800-701-4485 and using group code WJR
  2. Using the booking link:  Book your group rate for World Jump Rope 

World Jump Rope

Start date: 3/3/16
End date: 3/6/16
Last day to book: 2/3/16

Two night minimum stay required. Early departure fees may apply.

Marriott hotel(s) offering your special group rate:

  • Fairfield Inn & Suites Columbus OSUfor 149.00 USD  – 159.00 USD  per night

 

 

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Mar
12
Sat
Indy Open 2016 @ Franklin Township Middle School EAST
Mar 12 @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

“We invite you to join us for a day of fun competition to prepare for the upcoming 2016 Pan-Am Championships and WJR Championships.  Individuals and teams are welcome.”

Download the registration packet

Register Online!

Mar
21
Mon
Double Dutch Contest World 2016 @ Maihama Amphitheater
Mar 21 all-day
May
21
Sat
National Jump Rope Speed Championships and Festival @ Lilleshall National Sports and Conferencing Centre
May 21 – May 22 all-day
Jun
27
Mon
Mukilteo YMCA Jump Rope Camp
Jun 27 @ 9:00 AM – Jul 1 @ 12:00 PM
Jun
30
Thu
2016 Pan American Jump Rope Championship & Camp @ University of Central Florida
Jun 30 – Jul 9 all-day

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View packages and pricing

Download the info packet

Register online! (open now)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Important Dates: 2016 Pan American Championship & Camp Orlando, Florida 

February 1st – Team registration and Camp Staff application open online.

March 15th -Online Registration for General Team Info/General Team Registration/Individual deposits of $100 per person.

March 30th -Camp Staff applications due.

April 7th-Camp Staff Notification.

May 1st-Balance of payments due.

*Important* After May 1st, the “All Inclusive” package prices will go up by $100 each. All “Offsite” package prices will go up by $50 each. There will be no exceptions to this.

May 1st-Everything listed in the Registration Packet due.

May 1st-Online event entry/Judge & Volunteer information deadline.

Refund policy: Refunds requested on or before May 1, 2016 will eligible for a 75% refund.  Refunds requested between May 2, 2016 and May 15th, 2016 will be eligible for a 50% refund.  No funds will be refunded after May 15th, 2016.

 

Tentative Schedule

Coming Soon !

Jul
6
Wed
San Juan Island Library
Jul 6 @ 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

1:30PM San Juan Library Show

Jul
9
Sat
Tacoma Library Shows
Jul 9 all-day

Classes, Shows & Camps
Contact Us to Book a Show


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