New Online Judging Course Available

The J313 Beginner Optional Skill Evaluation: Dance for Balance Beam is now live on the USA Gymnastics website. There are several ways to get to it:

  1. Go to Women’s Page, on right side is Member Updates. Click on J313 announcement
  2. Or go straight to education from the home page, click on School of Judging, then under Women’s Artistic Gymnastics, select J313

If all goes smoothly, we plan to have J312 Beginner Optional Skill Evaluation: Acro (Tumbling)for Balance Beam posted by the end of October.

Connie Maloney
USA Gymnastics
Women’s Jr. Olympic Technical Director

RSVP for a kick off with Shawn Johnson in St. Louis!


This event is open to Gym Clubs who are interested in group tickets or have placed a seating deposit for the 2016 Olympic Trials for Men and P&G Gymnastics Championships for Women. This is your opportunity to confirm the group seating locations for your Gym and sign up for a payment plan. To place a deposit, reserve a complimentary hotel room if you are coming to St. Louis from more than 150 miles away, or for any questions, please contact Chaifetz Arena at 314-977-5008. A limited number of hotel rooms are available on a first come, first served basis.

The deadline to RSVP is Friday, October 9 at 5:00 pm. Click here to RSVP today!

2017 Eastern, and JO Nationals Bid Information

2017 Eastern, Western, and JO Nationals Bid Brief Information is available on the USA Gymnastics Web Site at under bid forms.  In addition, I have attached the 2017 Bid Brief for JO Nationals and East/West Championships and the Intent to Bid Form.
The JO Event bid process has two steps:
  1. Complete the Intent to Bid Form, scan and return to Annie Heffernon AND Jordan Dillon – and  This form is due Friday, October 23, 2014.
  2. Upon receipt of the Intent to Bid Form, we will send the Bid Book which outlines the requirements in detail.  Final bids are due December 1, 2015.  Send final bids electronically to Annie Heffernon and Jordan Dillon – and  Fax final bids to USA Gymnastics, Attn: Annie Heffernon at 317-237-5069.  Mail final bids to USA Gymnastics, Attn: Annie Heffernon, 132 E. Washington Street, Suite 700, Indianapolis, IN.  46204.

Attachments Below:
2017 Women’s JO Nationals Bid Brief
2017 Women’s Level 9 East/West Bid Brief
Intent to Bid Form