Come and join the big top, be the star attraction, and entertain with your ace circus skills.
How to earn your badge:
Select two skills from the table below:
The two skills must be from different lists.
Aerial Balance Manipulative Ground trapeze trick-cycling cigar boxes handstands roman rings stilts club swinging tumbling aerial ladder ladder devilsticks acrobatics aerial rope tightrope diablo wire walking wire walking perch roller bolo Clowning Juggling Spinning make up with three objects or more yo-yo costume poi spinning rhythmic gymnastics (twirling ribbon) spinning plates
Carry on putting effort into your two selected skills and show some achievement.
Someone with experience should guide you throughout.
Demonstrate your two selected skills in front of an audience.
Find out things about circus life and talk about these with an adult.
Watch at least two circus or street performance events.
Talk about what you saw.
Requirements can be adapted to suit each young persons abilities. See our guidance on flexibility.