Important News & Updates
Men's Age Group Competition Program Update #5 has been added to the site below in the Links & Updates section below. Be sure to check it out to find out what the new changes are.
USA Gymnastics Links & Updates
Men's Age Group Competition Program Update #6 - 9/12/18 (PDF) Men's Age Group Competition Program Update #5 - 8/08/18 (PDF) Men's Age Group Competition Program Update #4 - 1/11/18 (PDF) 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
2019 - 2020 Calendar
|Date||Meet Name||Location||Host Gym|
|Sep 14 - Sep 14||State Future Stars||Gainesville, FL||Sun Country Gymnastics|
|Sep 28 - Sep 30||Region 8 Optional Clinic||Roswell, GA||Roswell Gymnastics|
|Oct 12 - Oct 13||Regional Future Stars||Sarasota, FL||EVO Gymnastics|
|Nov 14 - Nov 17||National Future Stars||Colorado Springs, CO||Olympic Training Center|
|Dec 7 - Dec 8||Judges Cup||Sarasota, FL||EVO Athletics|
|Jan 10 - Jan 12||Gym Force Classic||Tallahassee, FL||Gym Force|
|Jan 10 - Jan 12||Touchdown Invite||Coral Springs, FL||USA Competitions|
|Jan 17 - Jan 19||Emerald Coast Gymnastics Vacation Classic||Fort Walton Beach, FL||Panhandle Perfection Gymnastics|
|Jan 18 - Jan 19||Gator Swamp Invite||Gainesville, FL||Sun Country|
|Jan 24 - Jan 26||Whitlow Invitational||Orlando, FL||Orlando Metro|
|Jan 24 - Jan 27||All Handstands On Deck||St. Petersburg, Fl||Bayside Sports Academy|
|Jan 31 - Feb 2||Dolphin Classic||Orlando, FL||Orlando Gymnastics|
|Feb 1 - Feb 2||LaFleur's Invitational||Tampa, FL||LaFleur's - Tampa|
|Feb 7 - Feb 9||Daytona Beach Invite||Daytona Beach, FL||ACE Gymnastics|
|Feb 8 - Feb 9||Capital City Cup||Tallahassee, FL||TGC|
|Feb 14 - Feb 17||Presidential Classic||ESPN Wide World of Sports, Orlando||USA Competitions|
|Feb 21 - Feb 23||Gasparilla Classic Invite||Tampa, FL||Lightning City Gymnastics|
|Mar 6 - Mar 8||FL Men's State Championships||Estero, FL||MeetMagic|
|Mar 21 - Mar 22||Florida Team Cup||Winter Garden, FL||Gymnastics USA|
|Apr 3 - Apr 5||Optional Regional Championships||Knoxville, TN||Gymtek Academy|
|Apr 17 - Apr 19||Compulsory Regional Championships||Asheville, NC||USA Competitions|
|May 5 - May 10||JO/JE National Champioinships||Daytona Beach, FL||USA Gymnastics|
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.