April 29 – May 1, 2016

Kellogg Arena, 1 McCamly Square
Battle Creek, MI 49017

Welcome Letter

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Age Groups Breakdown

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Club Rosters

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Results

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Rotation Sheets

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Host Club

Branch Gymnastics

branchgymnastics.com

269-963-4770

Meet Directors

Al & Cindy Scharns

Venue

Kellogg Arena

1 McCamly Square
Battle Creek, MI 49017

Parking

Parking in the Hamblin Ave Parking ramp, Jackson St parking ramp and Michigan Ave parking ramp will be $5.00.

Parking at the Rink Lot is free and is a short walk to the arena.

If you are directed to the Jackson St, Michigan Ave or Rink lots, Al and Cindy would encourage you to drop your gymnast and family members off at the Kellogg Arena/McCamly Plaza Hotel entrance located in the loop off of McCamly St. (behind Hamblin Ave Parking structure, see map for reference).

The Admission/Welcome center can be reached thru this entrance.

Parking in the ramp on Friday daytime will be limited.

Petition Process

Injury or Illness Prior to State Championships

Injury or illness petitions must be sent to the Michigan level representative and the SACC. Please use the USA Gymnastics Injury Petition Form found in the Michigan Rules & Policies or in the Women's Program Rules & Policies.

Petitioning rules and deadlines may be found in the Women's Program Rules & Policies.

Injury and Illness Petitions for All Regional Championships

Injury or illness petitions must be sent to Hillary Carlson (RJD) according to the Women's Program Rules & Policies. Please use the USA Gymnastics Injury Petition Form found in the Michigan Rules & Policies or in the Women's Program Rules & Policies.

Fax, email, or mail all forms as instructed to Hilary Carlson. You may wish to call her to indicate that the petition is coming.

Petitioning rules and deadlines may be found in the Women's Program Rules & Policies.

Other Petitions

If a gymnast does not qualify to the State Meet, she may petition to drop back one level at the beginning of the next competitive season.

  • For levels 7 and below, petition is sent to the SACC.
  • For levels 8 and higher, petition is sent to the RTC.

Once an athlete competes in the State Meet, she is not allowed to drop back. Coaches can petition to drop back one level for certain reasons which include injury, wellness, or other extenuating circumstances that would have prevented the athlete from continuing to train at the level at which they previously competed.

  • For levels 7 and below, petition is sent to the SACC.
  • For levels 8 and higher, petition is sent to the RTC.

Qualification Process

A State Qualifying Score may be achieved at any USAG Sanctioned Competition in or out of Michigan after September 1, 2015

State Meet Qualifying Scores:
Level 3 - 30.00
Level 4 - 30.00
Level 5 - 30.00
Level 6 - 31.00

Last Day to Submit State Qualifying Scores:
Monday, April 25, 2016
If a gymnast qualifies after the postmark deadline for the entry to State Meet, late fees will apply. See page 13 of the Michigan Rules & Policies

Forms

Competition Entry Form

PDF file, 60 KB

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Entry Recap and Fee Calculation Form

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Submit Entry and Payment

Al Scharns

2016 Level 3-6 State Meet
393 N. Helmer Road
Battle Creek, MI 49037

Please make checks payable to Branch Gymnastics.

Entry Deadline

April 4, 2016 (Monday)

Fees

$65.00/gymnast

Entry Fee

$20.00/team

Team Fee

A club that has 3 or more entered is considered a team and will be required to pay the team entry fee (per MI Rules and Policies).

Late Fee Procedure

$25.00/gymnast

Payable to the meet host

$100/club

Payable to MI USA Gymnastics

If postmarked 10 days or less before the first day of the competition, fee is $25.00/gymnast and $300/club.

Host Hotels

Holiday Inn (Battle Creek)

12812 Harper Village Drive
Battle Creek, MI 49014
269-979-0500

McCamly Plaza Hotel

50 Capital Ave SW
Battle Creek, MI 49017
269-963-7050

Admission

$10.00

Adults (18+ yrs.)

$7.00

Seniors (65+ yrs.)

$7.00

Children (under 18 yrs.)

Equipment

AAI equipment provided by Midwest Gym Supply

www.midwestgymsupply.com

Score System

ProScore / PlasmaGen / Alpha System

Competition Format

Modified Capitol Cup

Awards

Individual Event and All-Around Placements

A minimum of 40% of each age division will receive State Meet A1 medals.

Apparel

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Photo Release

Permission is hereby granted to the Branch Gymnastics by way of entering the Level 3-6 State Meet at the Kellogg Arena to use any photographs that may be taken at the event on the State Meet or Branch Gymnastics web sites and/or in State Meet or Branch Gymnastics printed publications or electronic communications without further consideration, and to hold harmless the above named entities.

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