Nominations are now being accepted for the Elite Committee Trampoline Coaches Representative and the Double-Mini/Tumbling Coaches Representative
posted on 04/04/2016

The Trampoline and Tumbling Elite Program Committee (TTEPC) is made up of six members. The Trampoline Coaches Representative, Double-Mini/Tumbling Coaches Representative, and the Trampoline & Tumbling Athlete Representative represent the three voting members. In addition to the voting members the Elite Committee Chair, The Trampoline & Tumbling Program Director, and Trampoline and Tumbling Program Committee Chair have ex-officio, voice/no vote positions on this committee.

The TTEPC is responsible for all elite athlete and coach selection procedures as well as National Team elite athlete training, development and support. The annual review, revision, and submission of the Rules & Policies and the Code of Points pertaining to the Elite Program are also the responsibility of this committee. This committee works closely with the Program Director, Program Manager and the T&T High Performance Coordinator.

Criteria for Nomination:

  • Must be at least 21 years old, and in good standing for at least two (2) consecutive years prior to nomination.
  • Must be currently active in National Team activities as a coach of an athlete.
  • One (1) coach must have been the primary coach of a trampoline athlete who has competed at the World Championships, Olympic games, or World Age Group Competition in the current or last quadrennial cycle.
  • One (1) coach must have been the primary coach of a double-mini or tumbling athlete who has competed at the World Championships, Olympic Games, or World Age Group Competition in the current or last quadrennial cycle.

The Professional Members of the Program are eligible to vote for the committee members as stated below:
1. Members of the TEPC are elected annually at the beginning of the USA Gymnastics Championships. Clubs that have athletes competing in the USA Gymnastics Championships will submit one vote per club.

Winners will be announced on the USA Gymnastics website shortly after the conclusion of USA Gymnastics Championships.

Nominations must be submitted by May 15, 2016.

Please submit nominations to Natalie Joachim, T&T Program Coordinator at njoachim@usagym.org.