Please refer to pages 87 of the 2016-17 Rules and Policies for further explanation of the format for Westerns and Nationals. Click here to view that chapter. You will have to scroll through the pages. **THERE ARE NEW QUALIFYING PROCEEDURES FOR 2017**
Level 10 JO Nationals
The number of age groups is 12 with seven(7) athletes per region per age division qualifying. *Assuming they meet the criteria*
Each session will include one age divisions of fifty-six (56) gymnasts.
The number 8 gymnast is the 1st Alternate (We encourage 1st Alternates to attend and be prepared for the JO meet if called up – (Alternates attending and training will recieve aparel and training camp discount)
The number 9 gymnast is the 2nd Alternate.
The age groups to JO Nationals will posted on this website as well as state and region sites.
Level 9 Westerns – **Regional Team Competition Format
The number of age groups is 16 , with seven (7) athletes per region per age division qualifying. #8 is the first alternate. (Total of 112 athletes) There will be 8 sessions of competition with 2 age groups per session.
Points will be awarded based on each age groups team placement for each region.
The age groups to Westerns will be posted on this website as well as meet sites.
Questions regarding these procedures may be directed to the JO Chair.