2021 Senior National Team Selection Procedures - Revised (Tokyo Postponement)

Eligibility:

· Born in years 2007 or later.
· Passed Grade Levels 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 (waived for 2021 Trials)

PHASE 1:

Dates: April 11, 2021

Location: Oro Valley, AZ

Airport: Tucson International Airport (TUS) or Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX)

Announcement: Coming

Registration: Deadline TBD

Content: Pre-Trial Interview, Land Tests, Swimming Test, Technical Routine & Observation

Selection Event Information:

· 2021 National Skills Testing Protocol – coming soon
· Appendix E Summary – coming soon
· Skills & Routine Videos – coming soon
· Music – coming soon

For more information about the Senior National Squad, Selection Event or Phases 2 & 3, contact Lara Teixiera.

Eligibility:

· Born in years 2002 to 2006
· Passed Grade Levels 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 (waived for 2021 Trials)

 PHASE 1:

Dates: April 11, 2021

Location: Oro Valley, AZ

Airport: Tucson International Airport (TUS) or Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX)

Announcement: Coming

Registration Deadline: TBD

Content: Pre-Trial Interview, Land Tests, Swimming Test, Technical Routine & Observation

Selection Event Information:

· 2021 National Skills Testing Protocol – coming soon
· Appendix E Summary – coming soon
· Skills & Routine Videos – coming soon
· Routine Count Sheet – coming soon
· Music – coming soon

For more information about the Junior National Squad or Selection event, contact Lara Teixiera.

Appendix E outlines the selection procedures for the 13-15 Age Group National Team and National Elite Camp Trials.

Eligibility:

· Born in years 2006 to 2008.
· Passed Grade Levels 1, 2, 3 and 4 (waived for 2021 Trials)

PHASE 1, 2 & 3: 

Dates: Phase 1 - Land Skills (virtual) submit videos by January 10th, 2021,Phase 2 - Compulsory Figures (virtual) submit videos by March 15th, 2021, Phase 3a - Figures, Phase 3b - Routines in conjunction with U.S. 13-15 National Championships. 

Location: Phases 1 & 2 - Virtual, Phase 3 - in conjunction with U.S. 13-15 Championships, Mesa, Arizona 

Airport: Phase 3 - Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl Airport (PHX)

Announcement: Coming

Registration Deadline: Phase 1 - January 5th (Registration link HERE), Phase 2 - March 10, 2021, Phase 3 - TBD.

Content: Phases 1 - Land Skills, Phase 2 - Compulsory Figures, Phase 3 - Figures & Routine

***All videos are to be submitted to Lara Teixeira and Shari Darst.

13-15 Age Group National Team & National Elite Camp Trials Information:·

· 2021 National Team Trials Protocol – as of 10-15-2020 
· Appendix E Summary – coming
· 13-15 National Team Trials Skills & Routine Videos 
·13-15 Routine Count Sheet - coming
·13-15 National Team Trials Music
· Phase 1 Results

For more information about the National Team or Selection Procedures, contact Lara Teixiera.


 

 

Eligibility:

· Born in years 2009 or later.
· Passed Grade Levels 1 & 2.

PHASE 1:

Dates: During Figures at the U.S. 12 & Under Invitational or during the 12 & Under Age Group Figure competition at the U.S. Junior Olympic Championships (12&U Figures) 

Location: Skyline Aquatic Center, Mesa for U.S. 12&U Invitational, Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO for Junior Olympic Championships

Airport: U.S. 12&U Invitational - Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl Airport (PHX), Junior Olympic Championships - Denver International Airport (DIA) or Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (COS)

Announcement: Coming

Registration Deadline: TBD

Qualification: Top 10 athletes in figure placement from the 2021 12 & Under U.S. Invitational. Top 6 athletes in figure placement from the 2021 12 & Under Junior Olympic Championships 

12&U Age Group National Elite Camp Trials Information:

· Appendix E Summary – coming soon

For more information, contact Lara Teixiera.

Petitions can be submitted in writing to the National Team Review Subcommittee. Please send your petition via email prior to completion of the selection event or trials to the National Team Review Subcommittee Chair – Sheila McNabb.