Important News & Updates
2021 USAG Judges Course
With a new FIG Code and new Junior Manual this will be a very important course to attend.
Information can be found by clicking the link in the calendar section below or you may simply click here.
USA Gymnastics Links & Updates
2022-2024 FIG Code of Points 2021-2024 Junior Competition Manual 2021-2022 Men's Junior Elite Technical Sequences 2021-2024 Men's Future Stars Program Rules 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
2021 - 2022 Calendar
|Date||Meet Name||Location||Host Gym|
|Sep 18 - Sep 18||State Future Stars||Gainesville, FL||Sun Country Gymnastics|
|Oct 16 - Oct 17||SGJA Judges Course||Virtual||SGJA|
|Nov 20 - Nov 21||Judges Cup||Sarasota, FL||Evo Athletics|
|Jan 8 - Jan 9||Gator Swamp Invite||Gainesville, FL||Sun Country|
|Jan 14 - Jan 16||Gym Force Classic||Tallahassee, FL||Gym Force|
|Jan 21 - Jan 23||Whitlow Invitational||Orlando, FL||Orlando Metro|
|Jan 28 - Jan 30||Dolphin Classic||Kissimmee, FL||Orlando Gymnastics|
|Jan 28 - Jan 30||Capital City Classic||Tallahassee, FL||TGC|
|Jan 28 - Jan 30||All Handstands On Deck||St. Petersburg, Fl||Bayside Sports Academy|
|Feb 4 - Feb 6||Daytona Beach Invite||Daytona Beach, FL||ACE Gymnastics|
|Feb 18 - Feb 21||Presidential Classic||ESPN Wide World of Sports, Orlando||USA Competitions|
|Feb 25 - Feb 27||Gasparilla Classic Invite||Tampa, FL||Lightning City Gymnastics|
|Mar 4 - Mar 6||FL Men's State Championships||Alachua, FL||Sun Country|
|Mar 19 - Mar 19||Florida Team Cup||Sarasota, FL||EVO Athletics|
|Apr 1 - Apr 3||Compulsory & Optional Regional Championships||Ft. Lauderdale, FL||USA Competitions|
|Apr 29 - May 1||Mens East/West Championships||USA Gymnastics|
|May 11 - May 14||Development Program National Championships||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.