2012 - 2016 Junior Olympic Competition Program Workshops
May 13-14, May 19-20, June 2-3
Cincinnati, Los Angeles and Houston

The 2012 - 2016 Junior Olympic Competition Program Workshops will introduce the new programs and new routines for the 2012 - 2016 quadrennium at three different National Age Group Competition Program Workshops in the months of May and June. These Workshops will cover all aspects of the 2012 - 2016 Age Group Competition Program including compulsory routines, the new Technical Sequences and optional level rules. The 2012 - 2016 National Team Program - including the Future Stars, Junior National and Junior Elite aspects – and the 2013 FIG Code of Points update will also be covered in the Workshop. There will also be special presentations on other aspects of training and athlete development.

Presenters will include members of the Age Group Competition Committee, members of the Junior National Coaching Staff and guest presenters.

The first Competition Program Workshop will be held in Cincinnati, Ohio May 13 – 14 and will begin at the conclusion of the 2012 Junior Olympic National Championships. The dates and sites of the other two regional workshops are listed below. Plan now to attend one of these important workshops and get a head start on the 2012 – 2016 Age Group Competition Program.

  • May 19 -20 Los Angeles, CA – see included information for site and hotel rates
  • June 2 - 3 Houston, TX - see included information for site and hotel rates
The new Age Group Competition Program materials will only be available before June 11, 2012 through workshop registration. On June 11, the Age Group Competition Program manual will be available for order through USA Gymnastics.

Cost:

    Registration: $215.00
    On-Site: $240*
Workshop includes Age Group Competition Program CD-ROM and Video and all Workshop presentation materials.

A $10 administration fee will be charged to any cancellations.

Online Registration for the Cincinnati Workshop ends May 3, 2012.
Online Registration for the Los Angeles Workshop ends May 11, 2012.
Online Registration for the Houston Workshop ends May 25, 2012.

After these dates individuals may register on-site at the workshops.


*NOTE: On-site registrants may have program materials shipped at a later date pending on-site availability. Additional copies of all materials will be available for purchase while supplies last. Program materials will be available for purchase from the USA Gymnastics Merchandising Department beginning June 11.

Site and hotel Information:

    May 13 & 14, Cincinnati
    Millennium Hotel Cincinnati
    150 W Fifth St
    Cincinnati, OH 45202
    Rate: $139
    Reservations must be made through National Travel Systems at: 888/603-8747 or www.ntssportstravel.com.
    To extend your current reservation, please fill out the form at the following link http://www.ntssportstravel.com/change-reservation.shtml

    May 19 & 20, Los Angeles
    DoubleTree by Hilton
    1985 Grand Ave
    El Segundo, CA 90245
    Rate: $109
    Reservations must be made through National Travel Systems by April 18 at: 888/603-8747 or www.ntssportstravel.com.

    June 2 & 3, Houston
    DoubleTree Hotel
    Houston Intercontinental Airport
    15747 John F. Kennedy Blvd
    Houston, TX 77032
    Rate: $84
    Reservations must be made through National Travel Systems by May 18 at: 888/603-8747 or www.ntssportstravel.com.

2012 - 2016 Age Group Competition Program Workshop Schedules

Tentative times – Individual Sessions content subject to change

Workshop #1

  • Cincinnati, Ohio (following the 2012 Junior Olympic National Championships)

Sunday, May 13 5:00 p.m. - Registration
6:00 p.m. - Session I: Age Group Program Format & Compulsory Levels
9:00 p.m. - Session I ends
Monday, May 14 9:00 a.m. - Session II: Compulsory Levels conclude & Optional Levels
12:00 p.m. - Lunch (on your own)
1:00 p.m. - Session III: Optional Levels & Technical Sequences
5:00 p.m. - Conclusion


Workshops Numbers 2 and 3:

  • Los Angeles, CA – May 19 & 20
  • Houston, TX – June 2 & 3
Saturday 8:00 a.m. - Registration
9:00 a.m. - Session I: Age Group Program Format & Compulsory Levels
12:00 p.m. - Lunch (on your own)
2:00 p.m. - Session II: Compulsory Levels conclude & Optional Levels
6:00 p.m. - Dinner Break
7:30 p.m. - Open Discussion - State/Regional breakout meeting time available
Sunday 9:00 a.m. - Session III: Optional Levels & Technical Sequences
12:00 p.m. - Conclusion and Departure