USAG Washington State Awards Winners

USAG WA Hall of Fame Inductees

Hall of Fame Nomination Form

WA Hall of Fame webpage

APRIL 19, 2014

2014 NCAA Championships - 1st place - tie Florida/Oklahoma. AA Champ - Kim Jacob, Alabama

For our Washington Judges only please: Go to our Log In page to take two surveys:
NAWGJ WA has a survey concerning this past season - please take a few moments to complete. Deadline is April 27th.

USAG Washington asks that all members - including judges - please take a few minutes to take a survey for feedback for the 2014-2015 competitive season. Deadline is April 27th.

Test: July 12th, at the WA USAG State Clinic in Redmond, WA. Sign up at this link

Attention: Looking for old issues of NAWGJ National Newsletters!

Contact Webmaster if you have any old issues of the newsletters - photocopies are fine. We have the following issues:
1988 Vol. 10 #4
1989 Vol. 11 #4
1995 Vol. 16 # 1
1998 July Vol. 19 # 2 
1999 June Vol. 20 #1
1999 Dec Vol. 20 # 3 (25th anniversary issue)
2000 Oct. Vol. 21 #2
2001 Oct. Vol. 22 #1
2003 Jan. Vol. 23 #1

Nice looking bunch! XCEL State Meet Judges - 2014

SPU - 4 events - 4 National Champs!

Sophomore Maria Hundley, VT, BB and tie for UB: Kai Tindall (she is also a WA judge) tie FX.
SPU Advances to the final four in Providence, RI. 3rd place finish!
Nice Article on SPU's head coach Laurel Tindall and daughter Kai - as they finish up Kai's senior year at Nationals.


Washington wins - again!- the Level 8 Regional State Team Challenge.(Pictured: Emilie Henningsen, Mya Lauzon, Maya Ford, Ashley Yang, Miyeko Johnson, Salima Mayanja, Karlei Shearer, Amanda Zeng.)

Here's a blast from the past - region 2 judges after the Elite course, 1989

Top row L to R: Cindy Lord, Ann Heppner, Marline Robins, Denise Green; Jackie Fie - instructor; Priscilla Hickey; Geni McElroy
Bottom row L to R; June Houghton, Laurel Tindall, Vad Woodside, Sam Sandmire, Laurie Reid, Donna Lucero, Ruth Sandoz

USA Gymnastics Washington
State Board Meeting Agenda
April 28,2014

1.  Reports from the board members on the calendar for 2014-2015 (from the membership)
2.  Approval of the sectional/state calendar for 2014-2015
3.  Sectional/state entry fees and admission fees for 2014-2015
4.  Hall of Fame for 2014
5.  Bid process for sectional/state and invitational meets (dates for scheduling)
6.  Approval of the State Directors board position criteria
7.  State clinic update

USAG Washington members please send any input to the USAG board.

NCAA Regionals: Local Gymnast ties for first on Uneven Bars and Qualifies to Nationals. (Boise States Junior Kelsey Morris, LEGA, at the Seattle Regionals) read more


Western Volunteer Form - Please consider volunteering for Westerns!

Interesting topic - Combating Achilles Tears In Gymnastics (Pt 1)
Combating Achilles Tears (Pt 2)

USAG 2017 National Judges' Course Eligibility Form. (Any Level 10 who will have had Level 10 rating for 8 years as of 2017 may apply - print this form and start keeping records of your activities now.)

USAG 2017 Brevet Judges' Course Form

Beam Routine Warning and Time Chart (Bjella)
Warm Up Times Chart All Levels (with current R&P regulations) (Tindall/Bjella)
Warm Up Times ChartAll Levels (JD MacDonald)

The Washington State Gymnastics Coaches Association (High School) inducted Earla Reed into the Hall of Fame, Feb. 21st. Please congratulate Earla as only the second Washington official to be given this honor!


NAWGJ National Symposium Registration Form

JUDGES - USA Gymnastics Congress - group rate registration form for NAWGJ Judges


2-18-14 For newest version 1.04 posted on Feb. 17 for the Compulsory Program app on your Mobile Devises - click here
(On the page that comes up - you can choose the program you downloaded the app from. I clicked on iTunes and it brought me to the newest version 1.04 posted on Feb. 17. Easy download to my iPad.)

ALSO from USA Gymnastics - they are selling a re-mix for the level 3 floor music violin version - The intensity of the violin note that occurs during the handstand bridge kick over has been reduced.

Corine Olsen - WA's Smiley Judge - We miss you!Touching tribute to SPU alumni and WA judge, Corine Olsen watch

Corine Frohm Olsen with that joyous great smile that she had for everyone!

NAWGJ member since 1999. She was a gymnast under Dale Shirley at AOG (Academy of Olympic Gymnastics)

Newport High School gymnast 1985-1988. SPU gymnast 1988-1992 under Laurel Tindall. All American Bars in 1990 and 1991. MVP 1991. Member of the SPU Gymnastics National Team Champions in 1992. Coached Newport High 1993-1995. 1st State Championship for Newport in 1994. Started judging in 1991. Married Darin and was the mother of four. USAG WA Compulsory Judge of the Year 2006and 2007.

Opportunity for High School Students - Senior Project - become a gymnastics judge! read more

WASHINGTON GYMNASTICS HISTORY: PLEASE SEND ANY INFORMATION (men's or women's gymnastics) that you feel would be of value to this project to Lee
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Upcoming Events - 2014

July 11-13 USAG State Clinic - CPE Approved
Next local test: July 12 - ECG 5:00 pm

July 18-20 NAWGJ National Symposium, Atlanta, GA. read more Registration Form

Region 2 Congress, Naydenov, Aug. 8-10
Testing will be available

USAG National Congress, Pittsburgh Aug 21-24
JUDGES - USA Gymnastics Congress - group rate registration form for NAWGJ Judges

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• A judge should not solicit meets for herself/himself or for others.
• A judge should assist in maintaining the integrity and competence of the profession of judging women’s gymnastic events.
• A judge should assist the Association in fulfilling its duty to make judges for women’s gymnastics events available.
• A judge shall be completely unbiased.
• A judge should not give any appearance of any particular friendship with any coach or competitor.
• A judge should not become intimate with coaches or affiliates of teams or contestants who she/he may later be called upon to judge.
• A judge shall not use her/his position to endeavor to influence or attempt to influence anyone in any manner whatsoever, or to obtain any special advantage for herself/himself by reasons of or as consequence or her/his being a judge.




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