NC Website Updates

2016-2017 NC Men’s Competition Schedule Posted

The 2016-2017 NC Men’s Competition schedule has been posted n the NC Competition Information Page.  All NC gymnast must compete in 2 NC Meets (listed on the schedule) to be eligible to attend the 2017 NC Men’s NC State Championship. 

2016 CGJA Judging Course Information

The Carolina Gymnastics Judging Association (CGJA) will be hosting the 2016 Judging Course the weekend of October 8-9, 2016 in Charlotte, NC.  With all the changes as a result of the new Age Group program it is highly encourage you attend this to get the most current rules for the 2016-2017 competition season.

2016 CGJA NATIONAL AND JO JUDGING COURSE INFORMATION:
More information can be found on the CGJA Page

NC Update – Regional and JO Nationals

State Championship Results

I have posted the official NC State Championship as well as the USA Gymnastics NC High School State Championship Results

State Championship Results

Region 8 Championship Update

The final schedule for the 2016 Region  8 Championship has been posted.  A link can be found on the NC Competition Page.

JO National Update

I have put a link on the NC Competition Page to the 2016 JO National Website as well as a link to the qualification and allotment information.
Coaches, please refer to the email that I sent out on March 18 (Subject: JO National Procedure and Qualification Information) to make sure get the proper documents in to Benji by April 1st.

Updates

2016 NC State Championship Schedule Posted

The 2016 NC State Championship will be hosted March 11 – 13, 2016 by Flying High Academy of Mooresville. We have posted the FINAL Competition Schedule has been posted to the NC Competition Page.

Please note on the schedule that there are two sessions of level 5 and two sessions of level 4.  Make sure to check the age groups to ensure our son shows up to the correct session.

  • Regional Qualifiers will be announced immediately following your sons session with the EXCEPTION of level 5 will be announced and posted after the conclusion of both level 5 sessions.
  • Team awards for level 5 will be done following the second session of level 5 as well as the team award for Level 4 will be done after the second session of level 4.
Region VIII Championship Qualification Procedure Finalized

The 2016 Region VIII Qualification information is now available.  This year again we will be utilizing an allotment system to determine the athletes that qualify the the competition.  Athletes may only qualify at their respective state championship.  Below and also posted to the Region VIII Championship page you find important documents to help understand the qualification procedures and paperwork necessary to register your athletes.

  • 2016 Region VIII Club Entry Form – this form must be turned in at your state championship to your state chairman listing all athletes that will be attending the competition.
    • The form is an interactive form that you can type all your eligible athletes into and club information and print it.  At the conclusion of the state championship simply cross off the athletes who did not qualify to the meet and give to your respective state chairman

2016 REGION VIII CHAMPIONSHIP PAGE

 

2016 Championship Websites Are Up

The 2016 Championship website are now up with information to help you plan for the competition.  As more information becomes available we will pass it along.

Links for both these competition are also on the NC Competition Page.

USAG and NC Academic Award Information

NC Academic All-American Recognition – Due February 29 (no late applications will be accepted)

  • Any Male Gymnast in 3rd – 12th grade that competes on a NC Club at the 2016 NC State Championship with a 3.5 or higher GPA.  Application gives information regarding converting grades especially elementary grading
  • Homeschool athletes are eligible to apply.
  • The required application and documentation must be received by Benji Stern no later than Monday, February 29 with a $10.00 processing fee. (No late application will be accepted)
  • NC Academic Award Application Link (Also on the sidebar)
USAG Academic All-American Recognition – Due February 1

In order to be eligible for the USA Gymnastics Academic All-American Recognition award, you must be a USA Gymnastics student athletes (9th – 12th grade) with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher. Home schooled athletes are also eligible.

  • The required application and certification must be submitted to the USA Gymnastics Men’s Program Manager by February 1, with a $20.00 per gymnast processing fee. Incomplete applications will not be processed.
  • Academic All-American applications are to be completed online.
  • Link to Application: http://www.usagymallamerican.com (Also link on the sidebar)

State Championship / Regional Championship Information

  2016 NC State Championship

The 2016 NC State Championship will be hosted March 11 – 13, 2016 by Flying High Academy of Mooresville.  We have posted on the NC Competition Page preliminary information regarding the meet, the 2016 NC State Championship official entry form, as well as program ad submission information. Here are important dates to adhere to in regards to the NC State Championship:

  • Monday, February 1 – All entry forms must be emailed to Benji Stern using the 2016 NC Official Entry Form (this form must be used)
  • Friday, February 19 – All payments must be received by Flying High Academy
  • Friday, February 12 – All program ads must be received for submission into the state championship program

This year each state will also be hosting a State High School Gymnastics Championship in conjunction with your state championship as part of USAG High School Gymnastics initiative.  Please make sure any athletes in high school, you list the name of their school.

2016 Region VIII Championship

The 2015 Region VIII Championship will take place April 8-10, 2016 in Jekyll Island, GA. Once again it is that time of year that we need to get your gyms number of athletes at each level.  The 2016 NC State Championship Entry Form will serve as BOTH YOUR GYM ALLOTMENT INFORMATION AS WELL AS YOUR STATE CHAMPIONSHIP ENTRY FORM.  All level 4 – 10 athletes in your club that will be competing at the state championship need to be listed on this form. This information will be used to determine the number of athletes your respective state has at the 2016 Region 8 Championship.  The state allotment numbers are determined prior to state championships based on the numbers from the sheets returned to the state chairman NOT the number of athletes at state championship.  In addition, the number of Level 8 – 10 athletes will help to determine Region 8 allotment for the 2016 JO National Championship as per the JOPC mandate.

A gym that does not turn in this form to their state chairman by Monday, February 1, will void their athletes opportunity to attend the 2016 Region 8 Championship not their athletes opportunity to attend State Championship.   (Late entries will void an athletes opportunity to attend the 2016 Region 8 Championship.)

NC Competition Updates

NC Competition Page has been updated with several meets information. Please make sure to visit the page to get the following competition information:

  • Blue Ridge Gymnastics Meet – FINAL SCHEDULE posted (Entry Deadline: December 16)
  • OSEGA Miles Avery Autism Awareness Meet – Preliminary Information and Competition Website posted (Entry Deadline: January 4)
  • Greensboro Gym Invite – Preliminary Information and Competition Website posted

NC Update

NC Head Tax

The 2015-2016 NC Head Tax is due by October 1st.  Gyms must use the form below and fill out all information completely.  Email a copy of the form to Benji Stern and put a copy with payment.

2015-2016 NC Head Tax Form (must use)

2015 CGJA Judging Course

The 2015 CGJA course will be held October 24-25 in Matthews, NC. We highly encourage all coaches to attend this course to get the most up to date rules for the 2015-2016 season.  Also, we are looking for new judges, so if you have older gymnast interested they should attend as well.  All information for the course can be found on the CGJA page.

USA Gym Updates

National Future Stars Qualification procedure has been posted. Link can be found on the sidebar to the right or clicking on this link here: National Future Stars Qualification

2015 National Coaches Workshop and Future Stars Championship – Nov. 12-15, 2016 in Colorado Springs.  This is one of the premier men’s education opportunities in the country.  All information can be found by click on the following link: 2015 National Coaches Workshop Information

USA Gymnastics High School Program – USA Gym has been working to create an opportunity for men to recognized in the high schools for competing the sport of gymnastics.  This year we will be posting USA Gymnastics High School State Championship Results. (More details to come).  If you would like to read through the program and see how you could possibly get gymnast recognized by the school directly please click on the following link: USA Gymnastics High School Program

Regional Clinics and Future Stars/Technical Sequence Info.

 Region 8 Optional Clinic

The 2015 Region 8 Optional Clinic will take place the weekend of September 26-27, 2015 at Roswell Gymnastics in Roswell, GA.  The Region 8 Clinic is an opportunity for gymnast who will be competing Level 8 – 10 during the 2015-2016 season to work with our regions Master Coaching Staff.

Region 8 Optional Clinic Information

 Region 8 Compulsory Clinic 

The 2015 Region 8 Compulsory Clinic will take place at North Florida Gymnastics in Jacksonville, FL the weekend of Saturday, October 24 – 25, 2015. The Compulsory Clinic is for gymnast who will be competing level 5-7 during the 2015-2106 season to with our regions Master Coaching Staff.

Region 8 Compulsory Clinic Information

 Region 8 Future Stars / Technical Sequence Evaluation

The 2015 Technical Sequence / Regional Future Stars Evaluation will be held October 10-11th, 2015, at Sun Country Gymnastics in Gainesville, Fl.  The Regional Future Stars Evaluation will serve as the qualifying evaluation for National Future Stars held at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Region 8 Future Stars / Technical Sequence Evaluation Information