Spring Break Schedule… For now

Tentative practices are as follows for Spring Break

4/10-4/12 No Practice Happy Easter!
4/13 9am-12pm Level 4’s and up only
4/15 9am-12pm Level 4’s and up only
4/16 – 4/17 Morning Practice depending on Regionals

Practice will run in the evening on your regular practice days. 4:30pm-7:30pm possibly 8:30pm

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Urgent Update: COVID-19

To Our Wildcard Gymnastics Community:

We understand that many are concerned about the health and safety of athletes amid the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak and are seeking information about potential cancellations and the reactions to coronavirus concerns.

Because coronavirus is a rapidly evolving global health issue that is affecting geographic areas differently, it is challenging to provide a blanket statement that will remain constant over the coming weeks. That said, we wanted to share that we will continue to monitor the recommendations from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and coordinate with local health officials for guidance and updates.

For now, Wildcard Gymnastics will remain open and our spring meet this weekend will continue as planned. We will continue to follow the recommendations of our local health departments, including reminding parents to keep gymnasts home if they are ill and promoting healthy behaviors to all of our gymnasts, families and community members.

While we know potential cancellations and disruptions are not ideal, the health and well-being of our athletes and families must be our top priority. We appreciate the community coming together and understanding should this be necessary.

Our highest priority is keeping our gymnasts, families, coaches and community as a whole safe – to help increase awareness, here are some helpful resources:
CDC advice: https://www.cdc.gov/…/2019-…/about/prevention-treatment.html
WHO Advice: https://www.who.int/…/novel-coronavirus-2…/advice-for-public
WHO’s Guidelines for Mass Gatherings: https://www.cdc.gov/…/mass-gatherings-ready-for-covid-19.ht…
WHO’s Hand-Washing Steps: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=IisgnbMfKvI

We have an amazing gymnastics community and appreciate all of you! We will continue to provide updates as we receive more information or if new developments occur.

Sincerely,

Wildcard Gymnastics

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Parent Volunteers Needed

Parents,

We are currently looking for parent volunteers who are willing to stay after practice each night to help boost our current sanitation practices. We would like to set up four parents each night.

To sign up to volunteer please click this form.

We are also asking parents to promptly pick up their child after practice. Please do not send your child to practice if they are symptomatic and encourage your child to practice safe hygiene – washing hands before and after practice.

Thank your for your cooperation as we begin to deal with the current health crisis. Please watch for an upcoming post containing more details concerning our policies during this time.

We will keep you updated as more information becomes available.

Wildcard Gymnastics

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AAU Central Districts and Regionals–Need Response ASAP

AAU Central Districts is being held April 24-26, 2020 at the UW Health Sports Factory in Rockford, Illinois. We must petition our gymnasts in to the meet because we are not attending the AAU State Championships in Wisconsin because it conflicts with USAG Regionals. We MUST register by March 9th, so we NEED TO KNOW ASAP!! Gymnasts have to have competed in at least 1 AAU meet (if competing at the home meet, your gymnast is all good). This is open to levels 2 and up. Cost is $100 due by March 2nd.

In addition, I need to know who would like to compete at AAU Regionals (also held at the UW Health Sports Factory) on May 8-10th. Cost will be $150 per gymnast. This payment will be due April 1st.

PLEASE FILL OUT THIS FORM TO LET US KNOW IF YOUR GYMNAST WILL BE COMPETING IN ONE OR BOTH OF THESE MEETS.  If you choose to let us know at a future date, there will be an additional late fee added onto the meet fee, along with the possibility of your gymnast not being able to compete.

Upcoming AAU Schedule
March 14 & 15 – AMKM (AAU)
March 27, 28, 29 – USAG Level 6-10 State Meet (Franklin) $125 (Due 3/1)
April 17, 18, 19 – USAG Level 8-10 Regionals (Bettandorf, IA) $175 (Due 3/29)
April 24, 25, 26 – AAU Central Districts (Rockford) $100 (Due 3/1)
May 8, 9, 10 – AAU Midwest Regionals (Rockford) $150 (Due 4/1)
June 17-21 – AAU Nationals (Savannah, GA) $200 (Due 4/15)

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Carnaval Meet Prep/Friday Practice

We are going to need a lot of help this week getting the gym ready for our meet on Sunday! We’ll be moving things around and setting up while practice is happening.  We are hoping to be finished by the end of practice on Friday.

Friday we are going to have a different practice schedule.

Levels 2/3/4 – 4:30p-6:30p
We are going to events at 4:30pm!  We will not go back to a missed event. Practice will end at 6:30pm. Please pick up your child immediately after practice! Level 2-3 will only be allowed in the gym if their parents are here helping. Level 4 gymnasts are allowed to stay as long as they are helping. Any gymnasts here while the upper gymnasts are practicing need to be helping. They can not be running around for safety reasons.

Levels 5-9 630p-830p
We are aiming for an 8:30pm end time, but it may need to be more like 9-9:30pm

Tentative set up plan:
Wednesday – WE NEED MUSCLE!
Move beams
Move tumble track
Concessions – Set up as much as possible
Judges and Coaches room – set up as much as possible

Thursday – WE NEED MUSCLE!
Move bleachers and chairs
Moving any other equipment
Final touches to gym/start decor

Friday –
Decor/Judges tables/Scoring table
Vacuum Gym
Wipe down bars areas

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Carnaval Classic/Volunteering/Fees

Below is the schedule AND the sign-up genius for the meet. PLEASE DO NOT SIGN UP FOR A SESSION THAT YOUR CHILD IS COMPETING!!  If you do not volunteer there will be a $50 non-volunteer fee added to your account.

Please follow THIS LINK to sign up for your volunteer sessions. Each family is expected to have at least one representative at Set-up, take-down, and one meet session.

Because we don’t have a booster club, there is a $25 meet buy in fee that we use to fund concessions.

WILDCARD CARNAVAL CLASSIC
WILDCARD GYMNASTICS
3545 N 127TH ST
BROOKFIELD

SUNDAY, MARCH 8, 2020

Session 1 – AAU 4-9
Arrive – 7:45am Warm Up – 8am Awards – 11:10am
Maddie, Evie, Luci, Melissa, Sydnee, Malia, Cami, Zari, Eriauna, Jayden, Macie, Kyndal, Kaitlin, JC, Journi, Jessa, Alyssa, Brooklyn, Mya G., Mya V, Emily G., KK, Sarah, Aaliyah

Session 2 – AAU 2 & 3
Arrive – 11:30am Warm Up – 11:45am Awards – 2:20pm
Ellie, Mackenzie, Aria, Annia, Emily J, Annie, Elliana, Caroline, Callie, Abigail, Keali, Olivia, Tani, Nevaeha, Aliyah, Azariah

Session 3 – USAG 4
Arrive – 2:45pm Warm Up – 3:00pm Awards – 5:15pm
Luci, Cami, Zari

Session 4 – USAG 5-9
Arrive – 5:45pm Warm Up – 6pm Awards – 8:45pm
Eriauna, Jayden, Macie, Kyndal, Kaitlin, JC, Journi, Jessa, Alyssa, Brooklyn, Mya G., Mya V, Emily G., KK, Sarah, Aaliyah

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Level 6s – Please text AMY asap!

Registration for USAG State is due tomorrow.  I was NOT planning on taking any gymnasts that are scoring lower than a 36.00 AA.  (To go up against 37s and 38s probably isn’t worth the money).  However, I will consider gymnasts that have a 34.00 AA in USAG.  I need to register them now.  Please text me asap 414-303-5195 if you WANT me to register your gymnast.  Cost for State is $125 due 3/1.

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Updated Meet Schedule – Girls

March 8 – Wildcard Home Meet!!
March 14 & 15 – AMKM (AAU)
March 27, 28, 29 – USAG Level 6-10 State Meet (Franklin) $125  (Due 3/1)
April 17, 18, 19 – USAG Level 8-10 Regionals (Bettandorf, IA) $175 (Due 3/29)
April 24, 25, 26 – AAU Central Districts (Rockford) $100  (Due 3/1)
May 8, 9, 10 – AAU Midwest Regionals (Rockford)  $150  (Due 4/1)
June 17-21 – AAU Nationals (Savannah, GA)  $200   (Due  4/15)

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AAU Central Districts and AAU Regionals

AAU Central Districtsis being held April 24-26, 2020 at the UW Health Sports Factory in Rockford, Illinois.  We must petition our gymnasts in to the meet because we are not attending the AAU State Championships in Wisconsin because it conflicts with USAG Regionals.  We MUST register by March 1st, so I need to know who will be competing.  Gymnasts have to have competed in at least 1 AAU meet (if competing at the home meet, your gymnast is all good).  This is open to levels 2 and up.  Cost is $100 due by March 2nd.

In addition, I need to know who would like to compete at AAU Regionals (also held at the UW Health Sports Factory) on May 8-10th.  Cost will be $150 per gymnast.  This payment will be due April 1st.

Gymnasts that score a 29.0 AA at Central Districts or at Regionals are qualified for Nationals in Savanah, Georgia!

Please fill out this google doc ASAP 

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CARNAVAL CLASSIC

Below is the schedule AND the sign-up genius for the meet. PLEASE DO NOT SIGN UP FOR A SESSION THAT YOUR CHILD IS COMPETING!!

Please follow THIS LINK to sign up for your volunteer sessions. Each family is expected to have at least one representative at Set-up, take-down, and one meet session.

WILDCARD CARNAVAL CLASSIC
WILDCARD GYMNASTICS
3545 N 127TH ST
BROOKFIELD

SUNDAY, MARCH 8, 2020

Session 1 – AAU 4-9
Arrive – 7:45am Warm Up – 8am Awards – 11:10am
Maddie, Evie, Luci, Melissa, Sydnee, Malia, Cami, Zari, Eriauna, Jayden, Macie, Kyndal, Kaitlin, JC, Journi, Jessa, Alyssa, Brooklyn, Mya G., Mya V, Emily G., KK, Sarah, Aaliyah

Session 2 – AAU 2 & 3
Arrive – 11:30am Warm Up – 11:45am Awards – 2:20pm
Ellie, Mackenzie, Aria, Annia, Emily J, Annie, Elliana, Caroline, Callie, Abigail, Keali, Olivia, Tani, Nevaeha, Aliyah, Azariah

Session 3 – USAG 4
Arrive – 2:45pm Warm Up – 3:00pm Awards – 5:15pm
Luci, Cami, Zari

Session 4 – USAG 5-9
Arrive – 5:45pm Warm Up – 6pm Awards – 8:45pm
Eriauna, Jayden, Macie, Kyndal, Kaitlin, JC, Journi, Jessa, Alyssa, Brooklyn, Mya G., Mya V, Emily G., KK, Sarah, Aaliyah

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