Region 3 Updates
Why should you come cheer on the U.S. Gymnastics Team at the AT&T American Cup on March 7 at AT&T Stadium? Click on the video to hear from Olympic Champion and two-time American Cup competitor Aly Raisman talk about how exciting the event will be at a football stadium!
AT&T American Cup Field Announced:
In addition to two-time World All-Around Champion Simone Biles, the U.S. gymnasts who have accepted invitations to compete in the 2015 AT&T American Cup are 2014 AT&T American Cup Champion and World Team Bronze-Medalist Sam Mikulak, 2014 World Team Gold-Medalist MyKayla Skinner, and 2014 World Team Bronze-Medalist Donnell Whittenburg. Highlighting the international field are three-time Olympian and past World All-Around Champion Vanessa Ferrari of Italy; three-time Olympian and nine-time World Medalist Fabian Hambuechen of Germany; and 2012 Olympian and 2014 World Parallel Bars Champion Oleg Verniaiev of Ukraine. Click here for the full field.
JO Committee minutes from May, 2014 are now posted under Minutes
Just to be clear:
1. Effective 2015: Top 7 athletes in each age division will qualify to Level 9 East/West Championships.
2. Effective 2016: The JO NIT will be eliminated and there will be 12 age divisions at JO Nationals with three days of competition.
Please check the minutes for the official motions.
USA Reigns Gold!! Congratulations to WOGA and World Champions on their success in China and their superb preformance. Region 3 fielded 3 of the 7 athletes on the World team. GO USA and Region 3!
"Congratulations to Josephine Whitney for having her new skill named after her at the NIT - JO National competition. It is beam mount, which is a switch leg leap landing in a full split" Josephine trains at National Elite Gymnastics. Great job Josephine!
Region 3 Level 7 Session 1 champs