Copyright and External Links Disclaimer


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Except when otherwise noted, all photos are USA Gymnastics Photography © all rights reserved.

Examples of copyright violations

All of the following are considered copyright violations of USA Gymnastics Online. Please note that this list is not all inclusive and does not cover all possible violations.

  • Copying our images or pages to your web server.
  • Incorporating our images into other images.
  • Artistic renderings of our images that significantly resemble the original image.
  • Referencing/sourcing images off of our server for publication on your server.
  • Linking directly to an image source file on our server.
  • Using our online logo to link to our pages.

Please understand that even if you "give credit" with publication (including electronic publication) of a copyrighted image, this is still a copyright violation if the image has been used without our express permission. Copyright is not simply a matter of "giving credit where it's due." Copyright owners have the right to decide when and where they want their images used.

If you wish to link to our site, you can use the linking logo that we have provided.

Linking to USA Gymnastics Online does not require our permission. We strongly recommend that you link only to our homepage. Linking directly to pages within our site is permissible, but generally not recommended, as we reserve the right to move pages within our site without prior notice -- and, therefore your links would break.

External Links Disclaimer

We are not responsible for the content of pages external to this site. If you encounter questionable material in sites to which we have linked, please let us know and we will consider removing the link.