Trampoline and Tumbling Rules and Policies

We are pleased to provide the Trampoline & Tumbling community access to the Rules & Policies book in an online format. This format allows easy access to the Rules & Policies and will make it possible to provide you with the latest changes as quickly as possible.

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  • Update Dec. 21, 2016: Section V updated. Click here for a highlighted version
  • Update Nov. 14, 2016: Section VI updated.
  • Update May 19, 2016: Section IX updated.
  • Update Oct. 26, 2015: Sections VII-VIII updated.
  • Update Oct. 20, 2015: Sections VI updated.
  • Update Oct. 16, 2015: Sections I-IV updated.


Cover Page

Section I - USA Gymnastics Overview

    Purpose, Mission, Code of Ethical Conduct, Membership Types, Residency, Foreign Athletes

Section II - Operating Code

    T&T Committee Structure, Terms, Elections

Section III - State and Region Procedures

    Procedures for State and Region Association Activities, Positions, Responsibilities

Section IV - Sanctions & Competition

    Obtaining a Sanction, Types of Competitions, Facility Specification, Equipment Specifications

Section V - Junior Olympic Program

    Rules for Divisions, Qualifications, Mobility

Section VI - Elite Program

    Rules for Divisions, Qualification, Mobility, JR/SR National Team, Elite Reinstatement

Section VII - Education and Certification - Judges

    Judges Education, Certification Requirements and Process

Section VIII - Education and Certification - Coaches

    Coaches Education, Certification Requirements and Process

Section IX - Competition Guidelines

    Rules and Guidelines for Each Competition Type

Section X - Program Directory