Training Camps Locations Announced
Super Camp (August 1-3,
Gymnastics Academy of Rockford, IL
Legacy All Sports, KY
Showcase (September 5-7, 2014)
Cincinnati Gymnastics, OH
Hot Shot Camp (October
Mid-Michigan Gymnastics, MI
Progress (November 7-9, 2014)
Hunt's Gymnastics, MI
Please note, Registrations are
currently not open, more information will be coming
soon. Please put these camps on your calendar
and begin making your decisions for travel now.
You do not have to attend the camp in or nearest to
your state. In fact, we encourage you to sign
up for a camp outside of your state. This will
help us all to get to know each other better and
continue with our legacy of sharing ideas across the
region, continuing to make Region 5 THE BEST!
Erna Wachtel Scholarship Athlete's Award
Nomination Form Due April 28, 2014
(Read More & Form)
for Level 9 Eastern Nationals is changing!
We will be using Meet Maker to register our
gymnasts. The file below is for all coaches
who have Level 9 gymnasts qualified to regionals.
These coaches/clubs should set up their club profile
on Meet Maker before the Level 9 regional meet.
Once this is done they will only need to check which
gymnasts qualifiy to Eastern Nationals and enter a
payment code (region specific). Note : Any
gymnast not participating in a training camp will
need to reimburse Region 5 before they are given the
2014 Level 9 Eastern National
postions are up for re-election. Level 3
Chair, Level 5 Chair, Level 8 Chair, Secretary and
Elite ChairPlease Submit your
nominations by April 25th.
resumes must be emailed to Terry Theobald at
by April 25th. Election voting will begin on
May 1st and ends May 15th.
The election of the Illinois State USA
Gymnastics Committee Members is done on a staggered
year system in May of every year. Each elected
member: a)serves a two year term b) has one
vote c)must be nominated by a USA Gymnastics
member and must first have given permission to be
Your Committee members are important
people in Illinois. They are responsible for
decisions that affect your gymnasts and your
program. He/she should be able to make
decisions for the betterment of all gymnasts and
Go to the Illinois Rules
and Policies to see the duties of you Level Chairs,
Sectreary, and Elite Chair.
Link to Nomination Form
(Download Form - Fill
out and Attach email to:
Secret US Classics will be held again at the
Sears Center, August 2nd.
All day tickets go on
sale February 20th
The Illinois State Committee just voted
(after discussions) to keep our original decision
and have on Silver thru Diamond participate in the
state meet this year. This will be revisited
for next years state series.The new
Xcel Code of Points is ready for purchase on USA
As many of you know by now, Norbert and
Kim Bendixens' home in Washington as well as
Norbert's car were destroyed in the tornado.
If you would like to donate to their relief fund,
please mail check to:West Suburban Bank,
2800 S. Finley Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515
Make checks payable to: KNB Relief
. Please write the following
number on the back of the check 2100042379 along
with "deposit only"All donations