2012 Rhythmic Invitational, Group Championships and Challenge
February 15-19, 2012

Click here for results and photos

Competition Site: Olympic Training Center - Sports Center I
One Olympic Plaza
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Awards: Individual Event/ All-Around: 1st-12th
Group Championships: JO Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced and FIG Jr/Sr
Festival Rhythmic: 1st-3rd and Copper Achievement Ribbons

Separate age divisions will not be awarded in Level 7 & 8. The Level 9/10 is one competition with a 9/10 Junior session and a 9/10 Senior session. Only Junior and Senior age divisions will be awarded in Level 9/10. Hopes will compete with Juniors and there will be no separate award division. Group competition will be awarded by division (beginner, intermediate, advanced, FIG Junior, FIG Senior).

Competitors: Click here for a list of competitors in all levels
Timed Warm Ups:
Schedule: Tentative Competition Schedule (SUBJECT TO CHANGE). Times will be confirmed once total number of participants is determined on date of entry deadline. We strongly advise waiting until after the entry deadline to obtain your airline reservations as schedule is subject to change.

Monday, February 13Arrival of National Team
Tuesday, February 14Arrival / LOVE Stamp Ceremony
Wednesday, February 15Level 6 Competition
Thursday, February 16Level 7 & 8 Competition
Friday, February 17Level 8 & 9/10 Junior Competition
Saturday, February 18Level 9/10 Junior & 9/10 Senior Competition
Rhythmic Challenge (2 events)

Challenge/ Group Championships
Sunday, February 19Group Competition/Festival Rhythmic (morning)
Rhythmic Challenge (2 events: afternoon)

Admission is FREE to all Sessions

Host Hotel: The Host Hotel for this year's Rhythmic Invitational/ Group Championships/ Festival Rhythmic/ Rhythmic Challenge is the Hilton Antlers. The rates per night BEGIN at $127.00. All reservations for the host hotel must be made through National Travel Systems. National Travel Systems can be reached toll free at 1-888-603-8747 or you can make your reservation through their website at www.ntssportstravel.com.
Transportation: Closest Airport: Colorado Springs Municipal Airport - No transportation will be provided.
Parking is free at the Olympic Training Center.
Registration: All times are subject to change
Tuesday, February 14 - 6pm-9pm
Wednesday, February 15 - 6pm-9pm
Thursday, February 16 - 6pm-9pm
Friday, February 17 - 6pm-9pm
Saturday, February 18 - 6pm-9pm

ONLY coaches and athletes are permitted to pick up gifts/rotations/schedules. If an athlete is unable to pick up her items, her COACH must pick them up (in this case, a coach signature is required).

USA Gymnastics is continuing the "GO GREEN" initiative in Colorado Springs. Rotations and Schedules should be printed PRIOR to arrival. Rotation changes (if any) will be updated on a dry erase board in the SILVER ROOM at the Olympic Training Center and posted at the gymnasium prior to competition.

Invitational Entry Form
Group Entry Form

All participants must hand in one (1) copy of D1/D2 forms at registration. Forms must be in Olympic order!
Award Ceremonies: All athletes will march out at the end of the competition for the awards ceremony.
Parents: Parents are not allowed in the warm-up gym or on the competition floor area at any time.
Coaches: Athletic warm-ups and tennis shoes required in the gymnasium at all times!
Program Participants Participants in OTC programs are those athletes, staff, coaches, officials and administrators as submitted by their NGB who are participating directly in the program.

Reminder to all Participants and Guests, that the use of the OTC facility is a privilege. It is expected that everyone is respectful of the property and OTC staff.

Food and drink are not allowed in the Sports Center 1 Gym. Water will be provided for the athletes in the warm-up gym. If necessary, athletes can bring in bottled water or a small snack (a piece of fruit, etc). Everyone must clean up after themselves.