Why shouldn't judo be more Gymnastic?
The vast Majority of judo students and teachers would never consider taking judo to this kind of gynastic Kata.
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But Why Not?
Sure most of the moves would be spoiled in a contest but what if one symple move, well practiced could change the outcome of the contest.
No, I'm not just being fanciful here. I've acually seen the outcome of a contest completly changes by some very impressive gymnastics.
It was the middle of a contest and one player moved in for Ippon Seonagi. The Partner was going to be thrown and thrown soundly. The crowd was convinced of that. Myself included.