It is a safe bet that the majority of gymnastics coaches have never even heard of distraction training and that almost none use it.
There are at least 7 types of gymnastics practice to produce peak gymnastics meet performance at gymnastics meets.
Young gymnasts are psychologically fragile and can benefit from gymnast support systems to deal with high pressure gymnastics competitions.
Like soldiers, in times of stress, like big competitions, gymnasts automatically fall to their base level of training.
Gymnasts need to be aware and taught their place in the sport and the world, and need to be given a perspective on the sport of gymnastics.
Building a powerful, successful gymnastics team takes more than stock tactics. It takes time, commitment, motivation & standards