US Championships II

US Championships – Men’s & Women’s Schedules & Athletes

Post Views 3,861   Here is everything you need to know about the Men’s and Women’s US National Championships on August 16 – 19 in Boston, Mass. Competition Schedule – Thursday, August 16: Men’s Gymnastics 1:30 pm – Jr. 7:30 pm – Sr. Friday, August 17: Women’s Gymnastics 1:30 pm – Jr. 7:30 pm – Read More

us classic III

GK U.S. Classic

Post Views 1,896   The rosters are set for GK U.S. Classic on Saturday, July 28 in Columbus, Ohio. This event marks the return of the reigning Olympic AA Champion, Simone Biles to competition! The U.S. Class is the final opportunity for the Women to qualify to the U.S. Championships on Aug. 16-19, 2018 in Boston, Mass. Read More

IMG_4350

New USA Gymnastics Board of Directors

Post Views 957   The new USA Gymnastics Board of Directors has been chosen and are now in place. The positions and who holds them include: Athlete Directors Ivana Hong, women’s gymnastics, 2018-20 Steven Legendre, men’s gymnastics, 2018-19 Dylan Maurer, combined disciplines (rhythmic/acrobatic gymnastics, trampoline and tumbling), 2018-21 National Membership Directors Kittia Carpenter, women’s gymnastics, Read More

US senate

Docs. From Senate Hearing on June 5

Post Views 136   Here are the documents I referred to in my Live Facebook post on June 5, 218 from the US Senate Hearing  on “Preventing Abuse in Olympic and Amateur Athletics: Ensuring A Safe and Secure Environment For Our Athletes”. Martha Karolyi’s written statement – CLICK HERE Rhonda Faehn’s written testimony – CLICK Read More

usag and safesport logo (usagym.org)

Permanently Ineligible & Suspended USAG Members

Post Views 6,460   USA Gymnastics has now made it easier to find members that have either been deemed permanently ineligible for membership with USA Gymnastics or who currently have their membership with USA Gymnastics suspended. These published lists are beneficial to club owners and managers during the hiring process as just one of many Read More

Triple Cup

Triple Cup Gymnastics Weekend

Post Views 1,271   It is a big USA Gymnastics competition weekend for both the Men and Women! It all starts on Friday, March 2 with the Nastia Liukin Cup. The top Junior and Senior Level 10 Women from around the country will battle it out for the top spots and the titles of Nastia Read More

LSU gym

USA Gymnastics Verification Camp Streamed Live

Post Views 3,535   USA Gymnastics has made an unprecedented move by deciding to live stream the February 25 verification camp to be held on the campus of LSU on their YouTube channel. An expected 17 athletes will be vying for an international assignment or using the event to qualify to the American or US Classic Read More

Morinari Watanabe

Statement From FIG Regarding Abuse Cases In US

Post Views 1,490   The following is a statement released by the FIG from Morinari Watanabe, FIG President, regarding the sexual abuse cases that has occurred within USA Gymnastics – Firstly I would like to express my sincere appreciation to IOC President Thomas Bach for his powerful statement about the abuse scandal in US Gymnastics. This statement Read More

S. 534

S. 534 Passes the House & Senate – But What Is It?

Post Views 1,878   The House of Representatives passed the “Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse and Safe Sport Authorization Act” yesterday.  It had previously made it through the Senate in November of 2017 but minor changes made by the House require another Senate vote. The bill states that any “covered individual” that observes or Read More

usoc

USOC to USAG – Make Changes Or Lose NGB Status

Post Views 3,287   In a letter addressed directly to the Board of Directors of USA Gymnastics (USAG), Scott Blackmun, the CEO of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), states that the USOC Board of Directors have specific steps that USAG must complete if USAG expects to maintain their national governing body status over gymnastics Read More