Join us for the NAWGJ Utah Fall Clinic
UPDATES, TECHNIQUE, PRACTICE JUDGING & GENERAL OPEN MEETING FOR COACHES & JUDGES
3 CPE clinic hours held in conjunction with the Utah Regional Camp. $25 registration fee includes lunch.
RSVP to SJD Heather Carmody by Friday 09/08/17 801-633-7367 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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📌 Per the new R&P (Pg 43), judges must complete the Safe Sport course to be assigned to State meets and above. If you have not completed the course, please do so as soon as possible!
Junior Olympic Competitions ALL JUDGES FOR THE FOLLOWING COMPETITIONS MUST POSSESS A CURRENT JUDGING CERTIFICATION AT THE LEVEL TO WHICH THEY ARE ASSIGNED. All judges assigned to the Jr. Olympic State, Regional, Eastern/Western and National Championships shall have been actively judging within the corresponding Jr. Olympic Level (Compulsory or Optional) during the competitive season, and shall be current Professional (or Junior Professional) Members of USA Gymnastics with current Safety/Risk Management Certification and, for those who are 18 years and older, a Criminal Background Check and U110 Safe Sport Certification. In order to be assigned to a sanctioned competition, all judges must be current with all USA Gymnastics Continuing Professional Education (CPE) requirements.
The next Testing date will be Friday 9/29 1:30 PM at the Sandy Library for Levels 4/5-10 written and practical. We will be scheduling a test prep session soon!
There are wonderful resources on Nawgj.org for studying. Also, if you need access to judging practice videos you can login to our Members page and view the videos. For more information on registering for the test click on the testing tab on the main menu of our website.
To sign up click here – https://usagym.org/pages/women/pages/judging_accreditation.html
Our next board meeting will be Thur 8/3/17 at 2pm.
Reminder that USAG/NAWGJ membership renewals are due 7/31/17. Also, make sure you check your background and safety expiration dates.
A new course that will soon be required is the Safe Sport U302
Recognizing and Responding to abuse. Current members can access the course free of charge and it will be a membership requirement in the future. They do not have the exact date of when they will happen so the recommendation is to complete it asap. https://usagym.org/pages/education/courses/U302/
L10+ rated judges should have rcvd the Regional availability form today from me via email. These forms are due 8/1/17. Please let me know if you have any questions.
We will be scheduling a fall clinic and will forward the details soon. If you have any input or suggestions, shoot me a text or email!
STATE GOVERNING BOARD CANDIDATE APPLICATION FORM – PDF
STATE GOVERNING BOARD CANDIDATE APPLICATION FORM – Word Document
Thank you to the current State Governing Board (Pat, Nanette, Courtney, Jenny, Wendy, Josi) for all your hard work the past 2 years. I really appreciate all your time and effort to help make NAWGJ Utah amazing! Thank you! It is time for a new election process to begin. Attached you will find the following information regarding the upcoming election for the State Governing Board.
1. Letter of Eligibility and Duties of the Office of the State Governing Board.
2. Candidate Application Form to be completed by the candidate stating her/his qualifications.
If you are interested in being on the State Board, please indicate in the comments section which position you are applying for:
New Judges/Judges Education
Please note the dates below:
June 1 Notification/Letter of Eligibility/Application.
June 25 Application Due
July 10 Voting Begins
July 25 Voting Ends
August 1 Newly elected board takes office.
Please call or email me with any questions and thanks for your willingness to serve!
Brand new 2016 Levels 6-10 and Xcel practice judging videos have been uploaded. If you have questions or need the password to access the videos call or text me.
New Practice Videos
Also, our next Board Meeting will be held Sunday 3/19/2017. Members are welcome to attend all meetings!
We have rcvd the entries for Judges Cup and are determining whether there will be 2 or 3 sessions on Saturday 11/19/16! We appreciate your support of our annual fundraiser! If you are at the meet start of set up through end of clean up, we will pay your NAWGJ membership renewal! ***You must be at the meet the entire time to have your dues paid***
Congrats to those that passed their judging tests last week! Brooke Morgan is now a L10 and Cheryl Prier and Rebecca (Becky) Thomson are L4/5! We have several people that passed 1 part of the judges exam so I will hold 1 more test date if we have the minimum of 5 parts required to test.
The next test will be held Friday, November 18th. We still need a few more to sign up to test so spread the word and keep studying!
Courtney is in the middle of optional assigning so please make sure that your dates are up-to-date in Gymjas and that you’re keeping them current!