The Women's State Committee Meeting was held on October 8th at Peak Athletics.  Items discussed included the November Clinic, increasing State Meet entry fees, open scoring, revamping the website soon and more!  We are sure you will want to download the meeting minutes and read all about it.




The Center for SafeSport is requiring that anyone with regular contact and/or authority over minors who works at a USA Gymnastics sanctioned event, must be given access to a letter that highlights the basic tenets of the USA Gymnastics Safe Sport Policy.  Here is a link to the USA Gymnastics Safe Sport Letter.




You can make a report of abuse or misconduct to either USA Gymnastics or The U.S. Center for Safe Sport.  To make a report to USA Gymnastics go to https://usagym.i-sight.com/portal.  To make a report to the U.S. Center for SafeSport, go to https://uscenterforsafesport.org/report-a-concern/.




Meet Directors for this competition season will no doubt want to download and view this powerpoint presentation on what it takes to run an efficient and sanction violation free meet.




The latest USAG Program Updates are available for the Men's and Women's programs.  Download the Men's program updates and the Women's program updates from the USA Gymnastics website.  The Women's program updates include the latest JO Floor Exercise updates to the Women's Code of points.




Reporting Women's DP and Xcel Meet Results
All scores from ALL LEVELS MUST be sent to results@cousag.com in order for a meet to be considered as a qualifying meet.  Please note that YOU MUST INCLUDE THE SANCTION NUMBER with the results.  Instructions are available for exporting results from ProScore, Beyond the Scores or a generic format.  No scores can be counted if they aren't reported in one of these accepted formats.

Please click the appropriate link above for instructions on how to report the meet results in the format of your choice. If you need to enter your scores by hand, the generic template can be found here.




The Cheryl L. Baits Gymnastics Award is given each year to a deserving Xcel program athlete who plans to attend the Regional Championship Meet.  Current Regional levels are Gold, Platinum, and Diamond.  Depending on gym policy, this award will go to the gym or family of the athlete.  An application for the award can be downloaded here.




The official USA Gymnastics 2021 - 2022 Rules & Policies are now available online.   The Womens's Rules and Policies, the Mens's Rules and Policies and the Tumbling & Trampoline Rules & Policies can be downloaded or viewed for free from the USA Gymnastics web site.




Colorado Men's Rules and Policies are available now.  Those who are Men's USAG Professional members should read and review the document.  Any questions or suggestions should be sent to the Men's State Board members listed on our website.




Xcel for Boys is designed to offer a broad-based, affordable competitive experience outside the traditional Jr. Olympic Program to attract and retain a diverse group of athletes.  Both the Xcel for Boys Program manual as well as a How to Start an Xcel Program for Boys guide are available as a free download from the USA Gymnastics Boy's Xcel page.  Additional information can be found Here.




Do you have questions, comments or suggestions for the Women's State Committee?  You can send an email with your message to them all using this handy link.




Colorado State Law, Senate Bill 11-040 REQUIRES ALL coaches with primary supervisory responsibility for a youth athletic activity to complete annual concussion recognition education.  A course that is free and meets these requirements can be found at www.nfhslearn.com.  In order to take the free course, you will need to register with the NFHS Learning Center.  Please take the time to take this course for the safety of our children, and to become compliant with the law.



2021 - 2022 Dates to Remember (subject to change)

Sep 25, 2021   (M) State Future Stars Testing - Xtreme Altitude Gymnastics
Sep 25 - 26, 2021   (T) Tumbling & Trampoline Annual Clinic - Xtreme Altitude Gymnastics
 
Oct 9, 2021   (M) Regional Future Stars Testing - USA Gym World, Woods Cross, UT
 
Nov 18 - 21, 2021   (M) National Future Stars Testing - Xtreme Altitude Gymnastics
Nov 19 - 21, 2021   (W) Level 4 & 5 State Championships - Peak Athletics Plus
 
Dec 3 - 5, 2021   (W) Level 2 & 3 State Championships - Airborne Colorado
Dec 10 - 12, 2021   (W) Xcel Bronze & Silver Fall State Championships - Active Athletics
 
Mar 18 - 20, 2022   (W) Level 6 & 8 State Championships - Colorado Gymnastics Institute
Mar 19 - 20, 2022   (M) Level 5 - 10 & Platinum State Championships - 5280 Gymnastics
Mar 25 - 27, 2022   (W) Level 7, 9 & 10 State Championships - Colorado Gymnastics Institute
Mar 26, 2022   (M) Level 3, 4, Bronze, Silver & Gold State Championships- Xtreme Altitude Gymnastics
 
Apr 8 - 10, 2022   (W) Level 8 Regional Championships - Colorado
Apr 8 - 10, 2022   (W) Xcel Platinum & Diamond State Championships - Active Athletics
Apr 8 - 10, 2022   (M) Level 8 - 10 Regional Championships- Xtreme Altitude Gymnastics
Apr 22 - 24, 2022   (W) Xcel Gold State Championships - Xtreme Altitude Gymnastics
Apr 22 - 24, 2022   (W) Level 9 & 10 Regional Championships - Texas
Apr 29 - May 1, 2022   (W) Level 7 Regional Championships - Texas
Apr 29 - May 1, 2022   (M) Men's Western Championships - Reno, Nevada
 
May 6 - 8, 2022   (W) Xcel Platinum & Diamond Regional Championships - Texas
May 6 - 8, 2022   (W) Level 9 Western National Championships
May 11 - 15, 2022   (M) Men's National Championships - TBD
May 13 - 15, 2022   (W) Xcel Gold Regional Championships - Colorado
May 13 - 15, 2022   (W) Level 10 National Championships
 
Jun 3 - 5, 2022   (W) Xcel Bronze Spring State Championships - Peak Athletics Plus
Jun 10 - 12, 2022   (W) Xcel Silver Spring State Championships - Legacy Gymnastics Academy
 



Club Owners and Meet Directors need to understand the IRS rules for 1099 forms.  If you paid any single judge or other independent contractor $600.00 or more in a calendar year, you are responsible for sending them and the IRS a 1099 form.  Please read the information regarding compliance with the IRS code for 1099 forms in order to meet federal requirements.  This could be important for your business...



There is one clarification available for your review: Posting Ages on Websites.

 

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