Welcome to the Michigan Level 7-10, & Xcel Platinum / Diamond State Championship Meet

Hosted by Branch Gymnastics

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

WELCOME

We’d like to welcome you to the Michigan Level 7-10 and Xcel Platinum & Diamond State Championship meet. On this site, you can find ‘fast facts’ and information about the event.

AGE GROUP BREAKDOWNS

To view the Michigan State Championship age breakdowns, please download the form below. This information has been updated on March 7, 2021.

2021 MICHIGAN AGE DETERMINATIONS

ROTATION SHEET

To view the Michigan State Championship rotation sheet, download the sheet below.

ROTATION SCHEDULES COMING SOON

MEET SCHEDULE

To view the Michigan State Championship schedule, please download the schedule below.

THURSDAY MEET SCHEDULE

FRIDAY MEET SCHEDULE

SATURDAY MEET SCHEDULE

SUNDAY MEET SCHEDULE

ENTRY DEADLINE

March 1, 2021

QUALFICATION PROCESS

For the 2020-2021 season, there will be no qualifying score needed to attend the State Championships.

ENTRY PROCESS

All state meet entries must be submitted electronically. Payment AND a hard copy of the electronic entry must be postmarked by the entry/postmark deadline to avoid a late fee.

SCORING & RESULTS

ProScore / PlasmaGen / Alpha System
Results are available on MyMeetScores and MyUSAGym

EQUIPMENT – AAI

AAI equipment provided by Midwest Gym Supply

COMPETITON FORMAT

Modified Capitol Cup with two full floors

INFORMATION FOR COACHES

COVID-19 Mitigation, Meals & More

HOST CLUB

Branch Gymnastics
(269) 963-4770

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FEES

All state meet entries must be submitted electronically. Payment AND a hard copy of the electronic entry must be postmarked by the entry/postmark deadline to avoid a late fee.

It is recommended that you enter all possible athletes into the state meet (injury or non- qualified) who you believe will be able to compete at the state meet. This will help to avoid a Club Late Fee. You will then be able to scratch the athlete up to 10 days prior to the start of the state meet and receive a complete refund. If you choose not to register these athletes, then you will only be granted access to the state meet if there is availability in the meet at the time of entry.

LEVEL 7-10 GYMNAST
95
XCEL P/D GYMNAST
85
TEAM FEE
20

(A club that has 3 or more entered is considered a team and will be required to pay the team entry fee / per MI R&P)
Entry form and payment in full must be postmarked and/or received by the entry deadline of March 1, 2021.

SUBMIT ENTRY FORM & PAYMENT

2020-2021 Level 7-10 & Xcel Platinum/Diamond State Meet
393 N. Helmer Road
Battle Creek, MI 49037

Please make checks payable to: Branch Gymnastics

LATE ENTRY FEES

All state meet entries must be submitted electronically. Payment AND a hard copy of the electronic entry must postmarked by the entry/postmark deadline to avoid a late fee.

Individual Late Fees (Payable to Host Club):

Any gymnast not entered by the postmark entry date will be charged $25/gymnast. Any changes made after the postmark entry date will be charged $25/change. This includes any changes to the entry. Examples: level changes, session changes, etc.

Club Late Fees (Payable to MI USA Gymnastics SAC):

Entire club entries mailed after the postmark entry date will be charged a $100 Club Late Fee. If the entry is postmarked within 10 days of the first day of competition, the Club Late Fee will increase to $300.

If a club entry is submitted before the postmark date but the club needs to enter a gymnast late, only the $25/gymnast fee will apply.

Refunds for Scratched Gymnast:

Refunds for state meets will be given for gymnasts who are scratched for illness or injury 10 days prior to the start of the state meet. A doctor’s note must accompany the request.

Monday, March 15th is the last day to scratch and receive a refund.

VISITOR INFORMATION

COVID-19

Face mask and other COVID-19 related information is located below and is subject to change without notice to reflect state, local and/or other regulating body’s policies/requirements.

AWARDS

Individual Event and All-Around Placements
A minimum of 40% of each age division will receive State Meet A1 medals.

Team Awards will be awarded to the top 10 or 40% of the teams entered; whichever number is the least.

APPAREL & MERCHANDISE

There will be Official State Meet apparel available on site.

FLOOR MUSIC

Coaches must provide floor music in a digital format (MP3, computer, tablet, smart phone, etc.). The meet director does not provide CD playback equipment. The device must have a screen and must be able to be connected to the playing equipment via cable.

PHOTO RELEASE

Permission is hereby grated to the Branch Gymnastics by way of entering the USA Gymnastics Level 7-10 & Xcel Platinum/Diamond State Meet at the Kellogg Arena to use any photographs that may be taken at the event on the State Meet or Branch Gymnastics web sites and/or in State Meet or Branch Gymnastics printed publications or electronic communications without further consideration, and to hold harmless the above named entities.

ADMISSON

$15.00 – Adults (18+)
$10.00 – Seniors (62+)
$10.00 – Children (2-17)
FREE – Children Under 2

VENUE INFORMATION

Kellog Arena

Kellogg Arena
1 McCamly Square, Battle Creek, MI 49017

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PARKING

Parking in the Hamblin Ave Parking ramp will be $8.00.
Parking in the Jackson Street parking ramp will be $5.00.
Parking at the Rink Lot is free and is a short walk to the arena.

If you are directed to the Jackson St, Michigan Ave or Rink lots, Al and Cindy would encourage you to drop your gymnast and family members off at the Kellogg Arena/McCamly Plaza Hotel entrance located in the loop off of McCamly St. (behind Hamblin Ave Parking structure, see map for reference).

The Admission/Welcome center can be reached thru this entrance.

* Parking in the ramp on Thursday and/or Friday daytime will be limited.

VIEW PARKING MAP

COVID-19 INFORMATION

Face Masks & Health Screenings

Face masks are required to be worn by all spectators, athletes, judges, coaches and event staff. At minimum, athletes will be required to wear a face mask before their session, during the competition when not on equipment, and after their session during awards. Athletes will not be required to wear a mask while competing on an event.

Upon entry into the facility, all individuals will have their temperature screened.

Spectator/Parent Covid Protocols

As of February 8, 2021, we will be restricting the number of guest attendees per competing gymnast to THREE spectators per athlete. This number is subject to change without notice.

To ensure social distancing, only athletes competing in each respective session may enter the competition floor.

More Parent/Spectator Information

WHERE TO STAY

Home2 Suites by Hilton (Battle Creek)

13350 6 1/2 Mile Road,
Battle Creek, MI 49014
(269)883-8300

Please ask for Women’s 7-10 State Gymnastics Meet to receive a special rate of $109 per night!

CODE: SWM

Holiday Inn (Battle Creek)

12812 Harper Village Drive
Battle Creek, MI 49014
(269) 979-0500

Please ask for Women’s 7-10 State Gymnastics Meet to receive a special rate of $119 per night!

CODE: BRG

Michigan State Championship

CONTACT US

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"I have been attending gymnastics competitions for the past 15+ years hosted by Branch Gymnastics and Al & Cindy Scharns. They always put a personal touch into making every gymnast feel special."
CLAUDIA KRETSCHMER
Owner Gym America, Michigan / Xcel National Chair
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EVENT ORGANIZERS

Host: Branch Gymnastics

Cindy Scharns
CINDY SCHARNS
Meet Co-Coordinator
Al Scharns
Al SCHARNS
Meet Co-Coordinator

Sponsors, Vendors, and Ads

cscharns.branchgym@gmail.com

General Questions

cscharns.branchgym@gmail.com

Coaches Questions

cscharns.branchgym@gmail.com

Registration or Scratch Questions

treichel.branchgym@gmail.com

Please submit ALL correspondence via email. Verbal requests will not be accepted.