National Team Trials

For more information about National Team Trials, please go to => Members Only Website => National Team Trials & Information


Senior National Squad

2021 Senior National Team Trials:

  • April 5, 2020 - Mesa, AZ
  • More information coming soon!

The 2018-2020 Senior National Training Squad has previously been selected.

USA Synchro Athlete Selection Procedures

The 2021 Senior National Squad will be held on April 5, 2020 in Mesa, AZ with time to be determined. All Junior and Senior National Team athletes in full time training as of April 4, will automatically be named to the 2021 Senior National Team Squad. All athletes named to the squad, must enter full time training beginning September 2020, unless otherwise agreed upon by the High Performance Director or Designee. Information will be forthcoming.


Junior National Squad

Selection Criteria - updated 8-19-2019 

The 2019-2020 Junior National Training Squad has been previously selected.

The 2021 Junior National Team Trials will be held in December 2020, at a time and place to be determined. Information will be forthcoming.

For more information about the Junior National Squad or Trials, contact Linda Loehndorf at


13-15 and 12&Under National Teams

To submit a bid to host Age Group National Team Trials, please see application in Member's Only.

The Appendix E outlines the selection procedures for the National Teams and Olympic Development Program. Please find the 2018 Appendix E here.


Dates for 13-15:

Phase 1&2 – January 18-20, 2020

Phase 3a Figures - During the U.S. 13-15 Championships, to be held in Mesa, AZ April, 2020

Phase 3b Routine – April 5, 2020

Dates for 12&U:

Phase 1&2 – January 18-20, 2020
Phase 3a Figures – April 1, 2020

Phase 3b Routine – April 1, 2020


Phase 1&2 - Scottsdale, Arizona
Phase 3 – In conjunction with US 13-15 Nationals, Mesa, AZ


Phase 1&2 – Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl Airport
Phase 3 – Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl Airport


Phase 1&2 – Posted, Click here

Phase 3 – coming soon

Registration Deadline:

Phase 1&2 – Friday, December 20, 2019 (11:59 p.m. PST)
Phase 3 – TBD


Phase 1&2 - Figures, National Skills Testing & Routine
Phase 3 – Figures & Routine

Routine/Skills Information:
Posted Members Only area of the website


12 & Under: Born in years 2008 or later, passed Grade Levels 1, 2 and 3

13-15: Born in years 2005 to 2007, passed Grade Levels 1, 2, 3 and 4.


Petitions can be submitted in writing to the National Team Review Subcommittee. Please send your petition via email prior to completion of the trials to the National Team Review Subcommittee Chair –Denise Shively.