Petition Procedures for Level 9 and 10 Regionals

Please review Petitioning_procedures_2018 for levels 9 and 10 regionals.  New in 2018, all petitions must be entered into MEETMAKER by the same deadline of athletes who competed. If you know you are petitioning now, Region 7 is requesting all required paperwork for petitions to be emailed to Myra Elfenbein RTCC, region7rtc@comcast.net by the FRIDAY, MARCH 16, 2018.  Which means you can start sending the petitions now.

2018 State Meet Schedule

 2018 West Virginia State Meet Schedule

Friday – March 16, 2018

4:30 p.m.  –   Xcel Silver

Saturday – March 17, 2018

8:00 a.m.  –  Level 6 and Xcel Platinum

12:30 p.m.  –  Level 7 and Xcel Gold

5:00 p.m.  –  Levels 8,9,10 and Xcel Diamond

Sunday – March 18, 2018

8:30 a.m.  –  Xcel Bronze

11:30 a.m.  –  Levels 2 and 3

2:30 p.m.  –  Levels 4 and 5

 

Level 9/10 Regionals 2018

Level 9/10 Regionals 2018

Date:  April 12 – 15, 2018
Host club: Sportsplex
Competition Venue: Prince Georges Sports and Learning Center

8001 Sheriff Road   Landover, MD 20785

Qualification to Regionals 2018:
Level 10: 34.00 AA, 9.0 for IES at the State meet. Petition 35.00 AA or 9.2 IES
Level 9: 34.00 AA, 9.0 for IES at the State meet. Petition 35.00 AA or 9.2 IES

Additional information regarding 9/10 Regionals will be posted as it
becomes available.

2018 Level 8 Regional Meet

The level 8 Regional Meet will be hosted by World Class Gymnastics on April 6 – 8, 2018.  The meet will be held at:

  •  Boo Williams Sports complex
    5 Armistead Pointe Parkway
    Hampton, VA 23666

At the June 15, 2017 Region 7 Committee meeting the Committee discussed, voted on and passed the increase of the qualifying score to Level 8 Regionals to a 35AA.

Please review the attached page for information on the meet.

2018_Level_8_Regional_Information

State Administrative Committee Chair Nominations

Nominations for State Administrative Committee Chair for all States in Region 7
are now being accepted. All nominations must be received no later than March
14, 2018 at 11:59pm. For specific details on the duties and responsibilities of the
State Chairman position please refer to the Operating Code at:

https://usagym.org/PDFs/Women/Rules/operatingcode.pdf

page 25 – section VIII – State Administrative Committee Chair

All nominations must be sent to: Jennifer Bortz, RACC, at: JBortz7rac@gmail.com
no later than March 14, 2018.  Voting for the election will be April 1 -15, 2018.
All nominations must include the nominees first and last name, email address and
phone number. RACC will verify the nominee accepts the nomination and will
move forward with election procedures (refer to the operating code pages 12-14
for specifics). All nominees will need submit a resume/statement of purpose for
distribution during the election to the RACC no later than March 15, 2018.

Questions? Contact

Jennifer Bortz, RACC

814-380- 1195              JBortz7rac@gmail.com

www.region7usagym.com

2018 Region 7 Pre-season Prep Training Camp

Registration is now open for the 2018 Region 7 Pre-Season Prep Training Camp scheduled for July 13-15, 2018 at World Class Gymnastics, Newport News, VA.  
This year’s camp will feature trampoline specialist Joy Umenhofer-Stovall who is a master at using trampoline to drill skills for artistic gymnastics.
This camp is for gymnasts planning to compete Levels 8-10 in the 2018-19 season.  Level 8 is scheduled for July 13-14, Level 9/10 July 14-15.  We will accept the first 100 registrants per camp on a first come, first served basis.
The registration deadline is June 1, 2018 unless the camp fills earlier.  Please view this 2018 Region 7 Pre-season Prep Training Camp brochure for camp details and registration process.

2018 Lynn Perrott Memorial Scholarship

Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Lynn Perrott Memorial Scholarship.  Eligibility criteria include:
~Currently competing in the Womens Artistic Gymnastics (WAG) Junior Olympic Program (Level 8-10)
~Graduating Senior
~Plans to attend college
~Has not received a gymnastics scholarship
Eligible candidates can find the application information and review process in the attached document.  Applications (with resume and essay) and references should be mailed to Linda Johnson, RJOCC.
The application deadline is April 13, 2018.