USA Gymnastics Region 2

Updates 8/3/2016
Upcoming Events
  • Last date optional state meets March 17 – 19 weekend
  • Regionals April 7 – 9 Boise (hosted by Jim Tighe)
  • Westerns April 27 – 30 Boise (hosted by Region 2)
  • JO Level 10 Nationals May 4 – 7 in Indianapolis, Indiana
National Gymnastics Day  

New Guide to Gymnastics 

Photography Guidelines


Stay up to date with the Member Club Legislative Advocacy with our network

Here are what some club owners are facing in their states  (see video links below)


State Issues Reported by Club Owners

2016 Level 10 National Results: Fort Worth Texas

Event Champion: Evanni Roberson – Emerald City – Sr F – Bars
Gymnast Gym Age Place
Amber McArthur Metropolitan Jr A 7th Vault
Kalyxta Gamiao HITS Jr A 5th Floor
Sam Smith Auburn Jr A 7th Vault
Grace Johnson Emerald City Jr B 10th Bars, 9th Floor
Bailey McCabe Auburn Jr B 2nd Vault
Emma Morgenthaler Eastside Jr B 9th Vault
Ashley Albrecht Leading Edge Sr C 10th AA
Geneva Thompson Metropolitan Sr C 4th Vault
Evanni Roberson Emerald City Sr F 7th tie AA,1st Bars
Grace Donaghy MAC Sr F 10th bars

Level 9 Western Champions

All Around Champions
  • SR 6 Mary Packham    OMEGA
  • SR 8 Sara Tully         Westside
Event Champions
  • Western Champion Sr 6 Floor Mary Packham    OMEGA
  • Western Champion Sr 6 Vault and Floor Margo Mead         Metropolitan
  • Western Champion Sr 7 Beam Taylor Brooks    Auburn
  • Western Champion Sr 6 Bars Gabriela Griffin    Westside
  • Western Champion Sr 8 Bars Sara Tully        Westside
  • Western Champion Sr 8 Beam Sarah Gilstrap    OGA
  • Bar Champion Jr 5 Mackenzie Chandler   OMEGA
  • Beam Champion Jr 8 Mackayla Howell        Bronco Elite
  • Bar Champion Sr 1 Jessica Wong                  Gym East

2016 Westerns Results


Region 2 Gear Now Available
If you are interested in athletic wear from Region2, we now have it available! Please check out all our great gear:  Region2 Sports Gear

Our Condolences
Region 2 sends their condolences to the Lee Bjella family.  She passed away after a brief illness March 20th.

The funeral for Lee will be Saturday April 2nd at 11:00 am at the First Baptist Church, 1616 Pacific Avenue Everett, Washington 98201.

Donations for two weeks of meals for the family can be sent to Marian DeWane at PO Box 2137 Boise, Idaho 83701 or the family’s choice of a memorial donations  in Lee’s name to West Snohomish County Young Life –


Congratulations to Jordan Chiles – Competing for the USA Jordan won 1st Place All Around for the Jesolo Trophy in Jesolo, Italy.

March 14, 2016
These are the age divisions for Westerns and Nationals:
2016 Level 10 age group chart
2016 West Level 9 SR age group chart
2016 West Level 9 JR age group chart

March 3, 2016
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March 1, 2016

Feb. 10, 2016
2016 updates from Committee Members:

JO information update – Laurie Reid
Region 2 Xcel SAC
Region 2 Stats Chart January 2016
Xcel Reminders 2016
Technical Reminders 2015 Linda Mulvihill_final


Daily ticket packages just announced for the Pac Rim Gymnastics Championships!  New for 2016, fans can purchase All-Day packages in addition to All-Session and Single-Session tickets.  Here’s a breakdown of the new daily ticket packages:
– Men’s Team & All Around Finals – both sessions – Apr. 8
– Women’s Team & All Around Finals – both sessions – Apr. 9
– Women’s & Men’s Event Finals – both sessions – Apr. 10
Gym Clubs can still save at the Early Bird price on All-Session tickets, or pick from the All-Day and Single-Session tickets. Gym Clubs can earn incentives on All-Session tickets purchased through February 29.  The deadline to buy discounted tickets is March 31.  Clubs can click here to download the order form. Call Group Sales at 425.322.2600 or email to order your tickets!

Feb. 3, 2016
Regionals Bid Form

Feb. 2, 2016
Women’s Artistic Coaches and Judges! Take a look at the NEW course J412- Optional Beam Connections: To Give or Not Give covering how to identify connected elements.
Visit the Complete Course Catalog on the Education page for details on the course!

Feb. 1, 2016
Hotel blocks have opened for this year’s JO National and Westerns. The links are listed below.

Level 9 Westerns Web Site
Hotel Block

Level 10 JO Nationals Web Site
Hotel Block

Dec. 31, 2015

Nov. 13, 2015 Region 2 Committee Meeting Minutes

Technical Reminders 2015 from Linda Mulvihill

USA Gymnastics Optional updates as of Dec. 9, 2015
Code of Points Errata
Page 245 Revised page (Correction for both 1st and 2nd editions)

U.S. athletes advance on opening day of 2015 World T&T Championships

In women’s tumbling, Breanne Millard of Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif./World Elite Gymnastics, lead the way for the U.S. Team, which advanced to the team final in fifth place with a 188.500 total score. Millard finished in 15th place at 63.500 and is the third reserve for the final. Kaylah Whaley of Knoxville, Tenn./Premier Athletics Knoxville North, scored a combined 62.800 (18th place), while Yuliya Brown of Idaho Falls, Idaho/Idaho Elite Gymnastics, posted a total score of 62.200 (21st).

International Gymnastics Camp, in conjunction with USA Gymnastics, is delighted to announce the new “IGC Athlete Spotlight” feature.  Each month during the school year, one male and one female gymnast at the developmental level will be recognized by USA Gymnastics on its Facebook, Twitter, and in its member newsletter. read more


HIGH TECH – Thank you  Metropolitan Gymnastics and everyone who participated!




Super Camp South 2015


Super Camp North 2015


North Staff

NOTE:  There will be no Congress next year – please attend your State Clinics and National Congress.

Allyson Rudd (from Black Hills Gymnastics) has committed and received her Likely Letter from Brown University.

Oct. 19, 2015
2016 National Congress Registration NOW Open! more

NOTICE: Professional Members whose Safety Certification expires July 31, 2016 can register and renew starting today!  Members can renew up to one year prior to expiration.

Oct. 18, 2015
National TOPS results are out. Region 2’s Megan Chun from HITS, Mya Wiley and Chelsea Hallinan from Olympic Gymnastics Center made the A Team. Making the National TOPS B team are Scarlette Ayakawa (HITS), Kamryn Horiuchi (HITS), Hailey Takai (HITS), Caris Baker (HITS), Kimberly Shiau (HITS), and Anna Sonnichsen (Mid Columbia). Congratulations girls and their coaches!

Oct. 12, 2015
NEW from USA Gymnastics:
J313 – Beginning Optional Skill Evaluation: Dance for Balance Beam

Sept. 23, 2015
USA Gymnastics Updates

Sept. 21, 2015
USA Gymnastics Updates

September  14, 2015
USA Gymnastics Updates

August 15, 2015

JORDAN CHILES, Naydenov Gymnastics
National Junior Vault Champion
at P&G Championships!

Also 4th on bars and 4th AA. National Team Member! Congratulations Jordan!    see video
(photo : Lloyd Smith/ USA Gymnastics)Jordan-Chiles-by-Lloyd-Smith-USAG

Region 2 Rocks! Congratulations to Our athletes in TOPS!
TOPS Diamonds for 2015
Hailey Avellar – Auburn
Caroline DeYoung – Auburn
Hailey Pellegrini – Auburn
Taniah Tomlinson – Island Tumbers
Hayden Reilly – Mismo

TOPS 8 year old National Testers 2015
Isabelle Futch – Auburn
Deanna Wen – Hawaiian Island Twisters
Megan Chun – Hawaiian Island Twisters
Gianna Hays – Olympic Gymnastics Center
Jordan Castillo – Olympic Gymnastics Center

TOPS 9 year Old National Testers 2015
Evelyn DeYoung – Auburn
Taylor Richardson – Cascade Elite West
Caris Baker – Hawaiian Island Twisters
Hailey Takai – Hawaiian Island Twisters
Kimberly Shiau – Hawaiian Island Twisters
Kaetlyn Tenesch – Mismo
Mya Wiley – Olympic Gymnastics Center
Kira Merrell – VEGA

August 11, 2015
Xcel Code Errata August 2015
Xcel Code replacement pages August 2015

August 4, 2015
Reg2 Financial Report 2015

July 31
2015-2016 Rules and Policies

July 29, 2015
New – from USA Gymnastics -JO Code of Points UPDATES:
(these newly posted items have not been updated in the electronic version of the JO Code of Points)

USA Gymnastics SCORE SHEETS July 2015
All Code of Points updates – click here
Appendix 11 – Level 9-10 Score Sheets
Appendix 12 – Level 6-8 Score Sheets
Appendix 13a – Level 8 Vault Score Sheet
Appendix 13b – Levels 6, 7, 9, 10 Vault Score Sheet
Appendix 14 – Level 6-10 Optional Requirement Chart

July 23, 2015 JO Compulsory Updates:

JO Compulsory Program 2013-2021 Revised pages 7-23-2015
2013-21 JO Compulsory Book Errata_revised 7-23-2015

Notice: Pac-12 Championships coming to UW, March 19, 2016!

Updates/revisions from USA Gymnastics – June 24, 2015
Compulsory Program Q&A revised
Compulsory Book Revised Pages

2016 Regionals will be held in Pullman, WA at WSU, hosted by Palouse Empire Gymnastics.

2017 Regionals will be held in Boise, ID at Century Link, hosted by Gem State Gymnastics.

Thank you to all who bid!

USA Gymnastics National Committee Meeting Minutes May 17-20, 2015

Xcel Committee Meeting Minutes
Joint JO/Technical
Woman’s JO Comrmittee Meeting

2016 Region 2 gymnasts college choices:
please email Marian DeWane with additional gymnasts:

Allyson Rudd (from Black Hills Gymnastics) has committed and received her Likely Letter from Brown University.
Katey Oswalt, Moutain West Gymnastics, to Lindenwood University.
Malia Mackey, Cascade Elite Gymnastics (6th at Level 10 Nationals SRC on BB) – committed to Cornel
Mary Jacobsen, Emerald City Gymnastics Academy (6th at Level 10 Nationals SRD on UB) – committed to OSU
Lauren Schmeiss, Cascade Elite Gymnastics West (7th at Level 10 Nationals on VT) – committed to Sac State
Mary Anna Peterson, Metropolitan, to SPU
Madison Ward, Idaho Elite, to Utah State

Big congratulations to all the gymnasts from Region 2 who made it to Nationals and Westerns this year. Results

We are proud of you all!
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