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Every event has some sort of requirement. Vault has specific requirements for gymnasts to make the event finals, while the other three events have requirements for the composition of the routines. These are the requirements as listed in the 2017-2020 Code of Points.

Vault

Competing two vaults is only a requirement when a gymnast wants to make a vault event final. When two vaults are competed, they must have both a different entry and a different flight phase.

1st VT 2nd VT Acceptable?
Handspring front straight salto with 1½ twist
handspring front straight salto with 1½ twist
Handspring double front salto tucked
handspring double front salto tucked
NO
both vaults have the same entry - front handspring
Straight Yurchenko with double twist
straight Yurchenko with double twist
Tsukahara straight with double twist
Tsukahara straight with double twist
NO
both vaults have the same flight phase - back layout with a double twist
Handspring front straight salto with 1½ twist
handspring front straight salto with 1½ twist
Tsukahara straight with 1½ twist
Tsukahara straight with 1½ twist
YES
the first vault is a forward twist, the second vault is a backward twist

Uneven Bars

Each composition requirement is worth 0.5 towards the routine's start value.

Requirement Example 1 Example 2
flight from low bar to high bar and high bar to low bar Gfk69
swing forward with half turn to handstand on low bar
Gfj1z
Stalder release with counter movement to high bar
flight on the same bar Gfgk4
straddled Jaeger
Gfcw7
layout Geinger
non-flight element with a minimum of 360 degree turn Gf6b0
Stalder backwards with full turn
Gf5zo
forward giant in L-grip with 1½ turn on one arm
different grips (elements forward and backward) Gf7na
clear hip circle backward to handstand
Gf7fd
clear hip circle forward to handstand

Balance Beam

Each composition requirement is worth 0.5 towards the routine's start value.

Requirement Example 1 Example 2
connection of two dance elements (one must be a 180 degree split) 1zwx45
wolf jump + sissone
1zwxd5
split jump + sheep jump
minimum of one full turn on one foot 1zwwz2
full turn with leg at horizontal + full turn
13uxzx
triple turn
acrobatic series (minimum of two connected acrobatic skills) 1zwwq4
back handspring + back handspring + layout full
1zwwsb
free aerial cartwheel + free aerial cartwheel + back handspring
acrobatic elements forward and backward Ge2a3
free aerial walkover forward to two feet
Gg59k
tuck back salto with full twist

Floor Exercise

Each composition requirement is worth 0.5 towards the routine's start value.

Requirement Example 1 Example 2
connection of two dance elements (one must be a 180 degree split) 1zwxl5
switch leap + split leap full
1zwxor
split leap full + switch leap half
saltos forward/sideways and backward Geg3g
front 2½ twist
Gepqg
double back tucked
double saltos Gep89
double layout
129ool
double front piked
saltos with a minimum of one full twist Gehpj
full-twisting double tuck
Gepec
back triple twist