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2019 National Congress

National Congress  


ENDS Wednesday, July 17th! 


USA Gymnastics National Congress & Trade show offers the best gymnastics education that the United States has to offer. 


This year's event will take place Thursday, August 8-Sunday, August 11 at the Kansas City Convention Center in Kansas City, MO. Held in conjunction with the 2019 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, National Congress provides an educational opportunity for everyone. 


Click here to register today! 


Reminder: Member Club tiered pricing is available to

EVERYONE in your club..the more you register the more you save!


Visit USAGymCongress.comfor the most up to date information.





USA Gymnastics has partnered with National Travel Systems to help make all your travel accommodations to the 2019 USA Gymnastics National Congress & Trade Show. Click here to book your accommodations TODAY!

Travel Planning Tips:

  • Member Club Business Forum will take place on Thursday, August 8.
  • Sr. women's competition will end on Sunday, August 11.



Congress Sessions

Click here to view all sessions and presenters at this year's event. With over 180 lectures to choose from, there is an educational opportunity for everyone! 

National Trade Show Hall

The National Trade Show Hall will feature over 80 different vendors, as well as, live lectures and special exhibitor events daily. Click here for a full list of exhibitors and trade show hours.

Business Forum

USA Gymnastics and the Business Ambassadors Team invite National Congress registrants to attend the annual business network of club owners.

The National Business Forum will be held Thursday, August 8 from 12:00-5:00 p.m. Registration is free and available to National Congress registrants ONLY! Click here for more information!


Add-On Courses 

Increase your certification by registering today for an additional education course.  All add-on courses will be held Thursday, August 8.  Click here for a full list of certification courses available. Additional registration and fees may be required.



U.S. Gymnastics Championships 

Ticket Offer

National Congress attendees have a great opportunity to purchase U.S. Gymnastics Championships tickets a discounted rate.  Click here to learn more!


AAF/NYSPCC Sexual Abuse Prevention Workshops


Sexual Abuse Prevention workshops are available at the 2019 National Congress. The workshops are provided by the Athlete Assistance Fund (The AAF) in partnership with The New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (The NYSPCC).

There are 2 specific 90 minute workshops offered:

  • Workshop 1 - U303: NYSPCC Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Workshop: Safeguarding Your Athletes and Your Gym
  • Workshop 2 - U304: NYSPCC How to Identify and Report Child Abuse and Neglect: A Practical Training for Coaches and Gym Owners

Each workshop is 90 minutes in length and are offered at a variety times at National Congress. Pre-registration is recommended as space is limited. Each participant will receive a certificate of participation and credit in USA Gymnastics University.

Click here for lecture dates and times, and to register. 

    Rick Nelson

    Rick Nelson

    Region 4 Administrative Chair

    Linda  Thorberg

    Linda Thorberg

    Region 4 Technical Chair

    Paige  Roth

    Paige Roth

    Region 4 JO Chair

    Megan Robinson

    Megan Robinson

    Region 4 Xcel Chair

    Phone: 5156696556