Super Camp Announcements
Ivan Alexov our RJOCC is hard at work planning camps. Please note a couple of date changes to agree with his schedule. Fliers will be out shortly!
South Super Camp at OMEGA September 30-October 1 (Cost $110)
Inland Empire Super Camp at Dynamic in Spokane October 21 – 22(Cost $110)
North Super Camp at Emerald City October 28 – 29(Cost $110)
High Tech Camp at OMEGA November 4-5 (Cost $175)
Region 2 Regionals: April 13 – 15 at Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center hosted by Emerald City
Level 9 Western Championships: May 4-6 in Salt Lake City, Utah
Level 10 Championships: May 11 – 13 in Cincinnati, Ohio
USA Gymnastics selects sites for women’s 2018 Junior Olympic championship events
INDIANAPOLIS, July 20, 2017 – USA Gymnastics has selected the sites for the three 2018 Junior Olympic championship events for women’s gymnastics: U.S. Junior Olympic National Championships, Cincinnati, Ohio; Junior Olympic Level 9 Eastern Championships, Rochester N.Y.; and Junior Olympic Level 9 Western Championships, Salt Lake City, Utah. The Junior Olympics is USA Gymnastics’ age-group, developmental program, and these three events feature the country’s top female gymnasts for Levels 9 and 10. READ MORE
Regional Awards 2017
Judge of the Year: Dianne Palmer
Volunteers of the Year: Laurie Reid and Mark and Lynne Kindelspire Mark and Lynne
Clubs of The Year: Auburn Gymnastics Center and Metropolitan Gymnastics
Build for Tomorrow at one of the 2017 Regional Congresses! Register today at USAGymRC.com.
The 2017 National Congress and Trade Show is in Anaheim, Calif. August 17-19. Register today at USAGymCongress.com.
USA Gymnastics is committed to fostering a fun, healthy and safe environment for all members.
The USA Gymnastics Safe Sport program provides educational resources for parents, coaches, judges, clubs and athletes to promote a safe environment for children. Visit USAGym.org/SafeSport for more information.
2017 National Gymnastics Day is September 16!
Celebrate our sport across the state and region by posting National Gymnastics Day information on your website.
Visit gymnasticsday.com for more information.
Helena Athletic Club (Capital City Gymnastics) is looking for the perfect Team Director and Optionals Head Coach to lead and expand the existing Levels 3-10 team.
Live under the Big Sky while enjoying the potential of a newer and already successful program. Looking to advance into running a program and have a passion for JO Levels 6-10? Helena is a great opportunity to get off to a running start! Click here for more information and application instructions.
Notes from the Region 2 Xcel 2017 Excel Newsletter
Region 2 saw increased Xcel membership for the 2016-17 season with nearly 500 more registered athletes. Region 2 Xcel Invitational will be held the weekend of April 27-29, 2018. Full Newsletter ~ Dianne Palmer Region 2 Xcel Chair
Region 2 Congress
Region 2 Congress will be held in Lacey, Washington at Black Hills Gymnastics, June 24 – 25, 2017. See the Congress website for more information.
Bids for 2018
Juanita High School has informed Leading Edge that they are planning to do remodeling and the site is no longer available to them. This means that the bids for 2018 will reopen. The new bids will be due April 1 and reviewed at the regional committee meeting April 6.
Region 2 Elections
Region 2 Elections for RTCC, RJOCC, and RXCC are this year! See the link below for nomination forms, criteria to hold each office, the election schedule.
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
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 – http://westsnoco.younglife.org.