February 6-12, 2012 * National Team Training Center (Karolyi's), Huntsville, Texas
The 2012 Acro Cup will serve as a selection for the 2012 World Championships, World Age Group Competition, Senior and Junior National Teams, 11-16 Age Group National Team, Team A (Out of age 11-16, 12-19 and Sr. Elites), 2012 international assignments for TEAM USA as well as approval for international club competitions. Pair/groups wishing to be considered for international assignments must compete at the 2012 Acro Cup. Competition will take place for senior elite, junior elite, and 11-16 age group and only those pair/groups meeting FIG age requirements are eligible for international assignments as part of TEAM USA. Team A athletes (out of age) must meet expanded ages and will only be approved to attend international competitions designated as club competitions.
Restrictions: Acro Cup 2012 is not open to for pair/groups to compete Levels 8, 9 or 10. For any fall international competitions placed on the competitive calendar, selections would be made at JO National Championships 2012.
Please note: The training camp will be divided into two groups and train separately. The World Championship and WAGC athletes will be placed in one group (Gold Team); all other athletes will train in the second group (Silver Team). In order for the camp to run smoothly and for the athletes and coaches to receive the best training experience, each group of athletes should have a personal coach present.
Registration for the 2012 Acro Cup and Training Camp is available online beginning January 4. An online registration link will be available after that time.
Online entries and Registration Payment Form must be completed and payment must be postmarked by the registration deadline of: January 11, 2012.
|Scratches / Refund Requests||The refund deadline is Monday, January 30, 2012. Family emergencies, illness, or injury are the only acceptable circumstances under which a refund will be given. (Refund/Scratch Request must be in-hand at the National Office by January 30, 2012).
Complete the Refund/Scratch Request Form.
Refunds will be processed 2 weeks after the event.
|Schedule||Click here for the complete schedule|
|Rotations||Click here for the rotations|
|Selection Procedures:||In order for athletes to be considered for National Team/World Championships or WAGC, Selection Procedures must be turned in by the registration deadline of January 11, 2012.
|Tariff Sheets||Acro Cup Tariff Sheet Submission Deadline: January 23, 2012. Website: http://www.acrousa.com
The deadline to turn in revised tariff sheets is January 30, 2012. ONLY THE REVISED TARIFF SHEET CHANGE FORM IS TO BE SUBMITTED! Include the pair/group's entry number on all revised tariff sheets. Tariff Sheet and Revised Tariff Sheet Deadlines will be strictly enforced by the Meet Referee per the Acrobatic Gymnastics Specifications.
|Music Policy||Acro Cup
|FIG Licenses||For all athletes submitting Selection Procedures for World Championships or World Age Group Competition, please complete the FIG License Application, and return via email to firstname.lastname@example.org by the registration deadline date of January 11, along with a color scanned copy of their passport and a headshot. Be certain that the forms are complete with the signature of athlete and parent or guardian if a minor.|