Competition players are constantly developing new skills but, more importantly, become more able to put successful skill sequences together during a turn.
An extensive list of Gateball Skills is available in a GIP A collection of Gateball Skills.
Activities were developed and trialed in early 2019 through the CNSW Player Pathways to Excellence Program (PPEP). In most cases they require sequences of strokes and sparks that a player needs to carry out to achieve consistency in a competition. They were developed and included in Gateball for Competition Players.