Important News & Updates
The 2017 - 2018 FL Men's Calendar has been updated. You will find new information for both the Judges' Cup and the 2018 Florida Men's State Championships.
2017 State Meet Results
USA Gymnastics Links & Updates
USA Gymnastics Men's Rules & Policies
2016-2020 Age Group Competition Program/Future Stars Update #1, 7/31/16
Update #2, 1/4/17
Update #3, 4/10/17
Men's Age Group Competition Program Update #3 - 7/28/17
Junior Elite Technical Sequences Update #4
Xcel Program for Boys
USA Gymnastics Petition Form
Region 8 Men's Gymnastics
FL Men's Gymnastics News
The JOPC met in Indianapolis September 9 and 10. Based on decisions and clarifications made at this meeting, the Men’s Rules & Policies have been updated on the USA Gymnastics website. Please review this as we head into the competitive season, especially as it pertains to the new age groups and post-high school athlete participation. The link above will take you to the new information.
There is a new website dedicated to the Men’s Collegiate Championships and the schools that participate. Please take some time to visit the site and learn more about the Men's Collegiate Championships. The website is: http://www.usagymcollegiatechamps.com/.
The online process for the Academic All-American Recognition Award application submission was a great success last year. This will continue for the 2016-17 season. The online submission will be available beginning in December and the new due date is February 15. For more information please visit the USA Gymnastics website.
2017 - 2018 Calendar
|Date||Meet Name||Location||Host Gym|
|Sep 16 - Sep 16||2017 State Future Stars||Gainesville, FL||Sun Country Gymnastics|
|Sep 30 - Oct 1||Region 8 Optional Clinic||Roswell, GA||Roswell Gymnastics|
|Oct 14 - Oct 14||Regional Future Stars||Sarasota, FL||EVO Gymnastics|
|Dec 9 - Dec 10||Judges Cup||Sarasota, FL||EVO Athletics|
|Jan 6 - Jan 7||Gator Swamp Invite||Gainesville, FL||Sun Country|
|Jan 19 - Jan 21||Whitlow Invitational||Orlando, FL||Orlando Metro|
|Jan 19 - Jan 21||Emerald Coast Gymnastics Vacation Classic||Fort Walton Beach, FL||Panhandle Perfection Gymnastics|
|Jan 26 - Jan 28||Dolphin Classic||Orlando, FL||Orlando Gymnastics|
|Jan 27 - Jan 28||All Handstands On Deck||St. Petersburg, Fl||Bayside Sports Academy|
|Feb 3 - Feb 4||Gym Force Classic||Tallahassee, FL||Gym Force|
|Feb 3 - Feb 4||Touchdown Invite||Coral Springs, FL||USA Competitions|
|Feb 10 - Feb 11||Capital City Cup||Tallahassee, FL||TGC|
|Feb 16 - Feb 19||Presidential Classic||ESPN Wide World of Sports, Orlando||USA Competitions|
|Feb 23 - Feb 25||Gasparilla Classic Invite||Tampa, FL||Lightning City Gymnastics|
|Mar 9 - Mar 11||FL Men's State Championships||Estero, Florida||MeetMagic|
|Apr 12 - Apr 15||Optional Regional Championships||Jekyll Island, GA|
|Apr 26 - Apr 29||Compulsory Regional Championships||Chatanooga, TN|
|May 9 - May 13||2018 JO/JE National Champioinships||Oklahoma City, OK||USA Gymnastics|
2018 - 2019 Calendar
Men's Gymnastics Has Six Competitive Events
Athletes must perform a series of skills including forward, backward, sideways, and other tumbling variation. Additionally they must perform non-acrobatic skills demonstrating strength, flexibility, as well as artistic elements.
Athletes must perform various types of swings including lateral, circular, and various others, and must also perform variations with turns, handstands, or flairs and must also travel across the horse.
Athletes must perform various types skills on rings with the goal being to keep the rings still while in holds. Skills include kips, swings, swing handstand, swing to strength, as well as strength holds and dismounts.
Athletes must perform one or two vaults depending on their level. Vaults can be performed from one of five element groups including handspring and round off entry vaults with or without varying degrees of twists.
Athletes must perform various types of swings while competing on this event. These swings include support swings, long hang swings, swings with the body supported on the upper arms and in-bar swings, as well as a dismount.