Congratulations to the
2017 USAG-NJ Annual Award Winners:
Optional Club of the Year MG Elite
Compulsory Club of the Year Atlantic Coast
Coach of the Year Maggie Haney
Judge of the Year Lori Smith
Volunteer of the year Rachael Rosenthal
Meet Host of the Year Giant Gymnastics
Educator of the Year Jeanne Devenney
Life Time Achievement Tony and Paula Gehman
Honorable Mention Leah Brndjar
The New Jersey Hall of Fame Gala will be held Saturday, November 11, 2017 from 7-11pm at St. Demetrius Hall in Carteret, NJ.
Come and celebrate our Annual Night of Hall of Fame Inductees:
Joyce Wilborn, Stacey Gunthorpe Reynosa, Traci Sommer Stanard, Anne Catherine Woynerowski Mead and Glen Wilson
Tax Deductible Prices
$100/Plate with Cash Bar
$115/Plate at the Door
$750/Pre-Paid Table of 10
A fun filled evening of dancing and dining in a formal atmosphere.
All profits go toward NJ athletes, coaches and judges.
Unable to attend? Donations accepted online HERE
Hall of Fame Gala Flyer & Ticket Purchase Form HERE
The USAG NJ State Clinic will be held at Bishop Air High School in Edison on September 9th & 10th.
Something for everyone and easy to get to.
Full Agenda HERE
Riley McCusker/MG Elite and Olivia Dunne/ENA Paramus competed at the 2017 P&G Championships this weekend in Anaheim, CA. Riley finished 3rd All Around in the Senior Division and Olivia had strong performances in the Junior Division.
Parents, coaches, school sports administrators and youth sports organization leaders who want to prevent bullying will find these commonly asked questions and answers helpful. Starting with “What is Bullying?” these seven basic questions and answers will arm adults with knowledge and skills to make the right choices in bullying prevention efforts.
- Bullying vs.normal conflict between peers
- How to talk with young people
- What should children do if they witness bullying?
- What if my child is the bully?
For answers to these questions, and more, see the link below.
This resource stems from a Positive Coaching Alliance Trusted Resource – Kidpower – a nonprofit leader in abuse and violence prevention for children and adults. Kidpower makes it FUN to learn about being safe, rather than scary. Caring adults can use the Kidpower Method™ to protect children and teens from bullying, child abuse, abduction, and other violence.
Download a PDF version HERE
The 2017 Region 7 PSP Camp will be held on July 14-16, 2017 at World Class Gymnastics in Newport News, VA.
Gymnasts who competed optionals in 2017 and who will qualify to a minimum of Level 8 in 2017-18 are eligible.
Athletes will be grouped first by level then club.
100 gymnasts will be accepted per level on a first come, first serve basis.
Registrations are being taken now at this LINK.
Full Camp info package can be found HERE.
The 2017 AT&T American Cup was held for the second year in a row at thew Prudential Center in Newark, NJ onMarch 4th.
Riley McCusker’s Triple Turn on Beam
View Full Results HERE
View Photo Gallery HERE
View Routines HERE
New Jersey wishes Riley McCusker/MG Elite a great American Cup meet this weekend.
USAGNJ is seeking nominations for it’s NJ Gymnastics Hall of Fame. If you know of a person that did gymnastics,coached or judged for over 5 years in the State of NJ, has outstanding accomplishments and has been retired for at least 5 yrs, please take the time to nominate them for consideration into the NJ Gymnastics Hall of Fame. All nominations will need:
- Picture of the nominee
- Completed nomination form (Form can be found on the USAGNJ website)
- Short bio (max 1 page)
The picture, nomination form and bio must be emailed back to Mary Peters, Mcpeters06@gmail.com. Nominations must have all three parts to be considered. Submissions must be received by June 1, 2017. All nominations submitted after June 1, 2017 will be held and considered for the following year. After 2yrs, they will be dropped off the list and must be re-nominated.
USAG-NJ HOF Guidelines
USAG-NJ HOF Nomination Form
New Jersey USA Gymnastics is currently accepting nominations for Annual Individual Awards. These awards are for Gymnasts, Coaches, Judges, Clubs and Individual’s that where outstanding in the 2016 Season.
Please submit with the attached FORM by 1 March 2017.
The first Class of the USA Gymnastics – New Jersey Hall of Fame were honored at a Gala Event held on November 5th at the Forsgate Country Club in Monroe, NJ.
Over 100 members of the NJ gymnastics community were in attendance along with family members of honorees.
Hall of Fame Class of 2016
Brant Luska and Mary Peters were Co-Chairs of the event with assistance from Jeanne Devenney, Bonnie Synol, Barbara Sullivan, Jennifer Spering and Dianne Farrell.
Special Thanks to sponsors IGC, Mancino Manufacturing, Plum Leos, DGS, Robin’s Fund and Mr & Mrs Gerald Domanski & Family.
You don’t want to miss this Inaugural Event….
The USAG-NJ Founding Fathers Fundraising Gala
Forsgate Country Club
November 5th 7-11pm
$100/Plate w/ Cash Bar (Tax Deductible)
Celebrating the Founding Fathers of gymnastics in New Jersey.
All profits will be used for NJ athletes, coaches and judges.
This is a new annual event destined to become the NJ Gymnastics Hall of Fame induction affair.
Looking for representation from all NJ Clubs.
Purchase your Tickets Now – Buy up to 10 per Transaction
Bring your Receipt to the Gala, it’s your Ticket
Can’t attend? You can still DONATE or become a SPONSOR.