2015 Levels 5-7 National Championships
July 16-19, 2015 - Fort Worth, Texas

VENUE:

Fort Worth Convention Center
1201 Houston Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102

HOST:

USA Gymnastics Trampoline & Tumbling

CONTACT:

For questions contact:
Amy McDonald - T&T Program Manager
amcdonald@usagym.org

RESULTS:

Click here for results.

TRAINING GROUPS:

Click here for training groups

START LIST: Click here for the start list (Updated 7/16/15)
GYM ROSTER: Click here for the gym rosters (Updated 7/16/15)
SCHEDULE: Click here for the complete schedule
PARENT AND ATHLETE GUIDE:

Click here for the 2015 Levels 5-7 National Championship parent and athlete guide. (Updated 7/9/15)

SPECTATOR TICKETS:

All-session wristbands are available at the times and locations listed below for $30. No single day tickets will be available. Children 2 and under are free. No credit card or check payments will be accepted. Cash only.

PARTICIPATION CERTIFICATE:

Click here to personalize a participation certificate for your athletes. (Word doc)

HOTELS:

For hotel reservations, please contact National Travel Systems at 888.603.8747 or visit their web site at www.ntssportstravel.com.

ENTRY FEES:

Level 5 – 7 Athletes
$150 Flat Fee per Athlete (1 event or all). No fee for coaches.
Entry fees must be paid with a credit card. No cash or check.
Full refund request deadline is May 27th. Any refund requests after May 27th will be subject to approval by the Program Director and must complete documentation. Refund form.

ENTRY INSTRUCTIONS:

Deadline: May 27, 2015
Payment and Entry are due on May 27th.
Submit the online payment.
Request Official Entry Form (includes roster, levels, gender, age, etc.)

LATE ENTRIES:

Late entries will have fees doubled. Acceptances of late entries are subject to approval by the Program Director.

INCOMPLETE OR INCORRECT ENTRIES:

Corrections to entries after the May 27th entry deadline will cost $25 per correction.
Scratches: Click here

CHANGE FORM:

Click here for the change form.

RULES:

Rules from the current JO Code of Points will be used.
Click here to order the JO Code of Points and Routines

All age groups are based on the age of the competitor on December 31, 2015.

ELIGIBLE COMPETITORS:

Currently-registered USA Gymnastics Level 5–7 Athletes that have met qualification requirements for Levels 5-7 National Championships

  • All athletes meeting National Championship qualifying scores State Championships or Regional Championships and eligibility requirements at USA Gymnastics T&T sanctioned competitions may enter the J.O. Championships.
  • The State Chair will verify all entries.
  • All competitors must enter the National Championships at the same level at which the qualifying score was reached. If the athlete competes at a higher level after the qualifying score is reached, he/she may not move back to the previous level to compete at National Championships. See the Rules & Policies for complete information.
Foreign Competitors - Non-resident foreign competitors are not allowed at J.O. Championships. Resident foreign athletes who are members of USA Gymnastics and have met all qualification requirements may compete at J.O. Championships.

COACHES & OFFICIALS
  • Coaches, judges and officials who are Professional Members will be issued credentials. (No Pending Pro memberships – all aspects of the Pro membership must be complete.)
  • Coaches must have completed the T&T Level 1 Coaches’ Course (T-200/201) and U100 and T210 and must be registered online with J.O. Championships entries.
  • To register for the T&T Level 1 Coaches’ Course (T200/201) please click here.
  • Only 2 coaches per team will be issued credentials. Requests for additional coaches’ credentials must be approved by the Program Director. Teams with less than ten athletes need not apply.
  • Judges, please click here and complete the form regarding your availability to get a panel assignment for the Level 5-7 National Championships. DEADLINE IS MAY 13th!
AWARDS:
  • Participation certificates
  • Flight ribbons
  • Overall 1st – 8th place
    • Participation certificates are placed in the team packets and are given to the coach at registration for distribution to the team.
    • Flight awards are presented by the Chair of the Panel immediately following each flight.
    • Overall awards will be presented to 1st-8th place in each age group and level.
    • Overall awards for each session will be given immediately following the session.
    • If the session is running early, awards will be given early.
    • Athletes who place in the top eight overall should be in the staging area immediately following the session.
    • In order to have professional awards pictures, all athletes are required to wear competition attire for all awards ceremonies:
      • Girls – leo, bare feet or tramp shoes
      • Boys – step-in, competition shorts or pants, bare feet or tramp shoes
      • No warm-ups or street clothes allowed
VENDORS:

Trampoline & Tumbling offers an opportunity for a limited number of vendors at the 2015 Levels 5-7 National Championships. Vendor booths will be in the lobby area, prior to entering the competition hall. USA Gymnastics has an exclusive contract with GK/Elite Sportswear for all warm-ups, leotards and other competitive wear for event-related and USA Gymnastics logo merchandise, shorts, and flannel pants.

TRAMPOLINE SPOTTERS:

Spotters are required at each corner of the trampoline. Each team with athletes entered in trampoline is responsible to provide at least one age and size appropriate spotter with current USA Gymnastics Pro Membership for at least one session of the competition. Teams will be assigned a session in which they have an athlete competing. The Floor Manager will monitor participation. We encourage USA Gymnastics Pro members outside the T&T community to spot as well.

COMPETITION EQUIPMENT:
  • Eurotramp Trampolines with Eurotramp 4x4 beds and springs
  • Eurotramp Ultimate Double Mini Trampoline 6x6
  • Acrosport Tumbling Floors
COACHES’ AND JUDGES’ COURSES:

Judges’ and coaches’ courses held in conjunction with J.O. Championships are:
T200/T201 Trampoline & Tumbling Developmental Coaches Course: Level 1 and Hands On Training
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
1:00-6:00 p.m.

Level 1 Judges Course Schedule
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Tumbling – 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
Double Mini – 12:30-4:30 p.m.
Trampoline – 4:30-8:30 p.m.
Click here for to register for the courses.