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- Update Nov. 14, 2016: Section VI updated.
- Update Oct. 19, 2016: Section V 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.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
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
- Official Inquiry Form
- National Events Refund Request
- National Instructor Course Request Form
- J.O. Mobility Tracking and Request forms
Required for mobility from Level 8 to Level 9 or Level 9 to Level 10 in all disciplines.
- Mobility Request Form Junior or Senior Elite
Required for mobility from Level 10 to Youth, Junior or Open Elite or Junior Elite to Senior Elite in all disciplines.
- Competition Forms
Region I - Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming
Region II - Arizona, California-South, California-North, Hawaii, Nevada
Region III - Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas-North, Texas-South, Texas-West
Region IV - Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin
Region V - Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee
Region VI - Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Virginia, Vermont, West Virginia