Monthly Archives: January 2014

Parents on the Floor; Boys’/Girls’ State Meet Items

Parents on the Floor/Equipment — Despite the information that went out earlier this week, we are still having quite an issue with parents being on the floor before and after practice. Unlike most gyms, we give you a seating area … Continue reading

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Great Western Invitational Meet Information

Great Western Invitational February 15 & 17, 2014 UIC PE Building 901 W Roosevelt Rd., Chicago | MAP | 99.9 mi., 1 hour, 58 min. SATURDAY, FEB. 15 BOYS’ LEVEL 6 – Myles, Bryce Arrive — 7:30 a.m. Stretch — 7:45 a.m. Meet Begins — … Continue reading

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Mental Toughness – Mental Rehearsal

For the next couple weeks, we will be working on mental imagery and rehearsal for peak performance.  This means developing cue words to help gymnasts “replay” their best performances, routines, or skills.  It means practicing routines in their heads on … Continue reading

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Monday Practice and Shawn Johnson Thursday

Monday Practice — We will have team practice as scheduled on Monday and Tuesday night, despite our usual policy of closing when Milwaukee Public Schools or Wauwatosa Public Schools are closed. It might be a little cold in the gym, … Continue reading

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Snowflake Invitational Meet Information

Snowflake Invitational January 31, 2014 Sheboygan County YMCA 812 Broughton Dr,, Sheboygan | MAP | 62.3 mi., 1 hour, 16 min. FRIDAY, JAN. 31 BOYS’ LEVEL 3 – Max Bo., Charles, Jack G., Gavin, Jack S., Konrad BOYS’ LEVEL 4 – West, Eli, Andy Arrive — 4:45 … Continue reading

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Mock Meet; Makeup Practice; Parents on the Floor; Shawn Johnson

Level 2/3/Xcel Mock Meet — With the Level 2s competing for the first time, we are going to hold a mock meet for them on Saturday, Feb. 1, starting at 12:45 p.m. They will not practice on that Saturday morning … Continue reading

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Swiss Cup Meet Information — Final

Swiss Cup January 24-26, 2014 Swiss Turners 2214 S. 116th St., West Allis | MAP | 7.7 mi., 12 min. FRIDAY, JAN. 24 BOYS’ LEVEL 6 – Myles, Bryce Arrive — 4:45 p.m. Stretch — 5 p.m. Meet Begins — 5:30 p.m. … Continue reading

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