2018/2019 Girls Team Try Out Results
Congratulations to those who made the Paragon’s Gymnastics Team
Important Things to know….
1. Thank you to all the wonderful girls and boys that tried out for team. We had a very large number this year. If your child’s name does not appear on the list then he or she is currently on the wait list.
2. Paragon will host new team parent meetings on Sunday May 20, 2018.
1:00-2:30 Girls Developmental (Ruby and Topaz)
3:00-4:30 Girls Competitive (Level 3, Xcel Bronze, Xcel Silver, Xcel Gold)
5:00-6:30 Boys Developmental and Competitive
3. A complete 2018/2019 Team Handbook and annual insert will be emailed Friday, May 11, 2018. This must be signed and returned by Friday May 25, 2018.
4. Please email your intent to join or decline your child’s invitation to join the Paragon Team for the 2018/2019 season by Friday May 25, 2018.
Please feel free to email me with any questions or concerns,
2 day 2 hrs each day
Daytime Option Available for kids not in school
3 days 3 hrs each day
Level 3 Compulsory Competitive
3 days 3.5 hrs each day
Bronze Xcel Competitive
3 days 2 hours each day
Silver Xcel Competitive
3 days 2.5-3 hrs each day
Gold Xcel Competitive
3 days 3 hrs each day
Paragon’s Developmental team is a non-competitive program designed for younger athletes or gymnasts just entering the team program. The focus is to prepare the girls for competitive gymnastics. Training hours and pricing are determined by the level placement. Practice schedules range from 3 hours per week to 6 hours per week. Tuition ranges from $130.00 to $250.00 per month.
The Competitive Program has teams at each of the competitive levels. The competitive level gymnasts train between 6 and 30 hours a week depending on their level. Tuition ranges from $220.00 to $395.00 per month. Additional costs include but are not limited to:
Competition warm-up and bag
Meet entries and coaches expenses
The team season runs June 1st thru May 31st
o New practice schedules start on Thursday, June 1, 2018.
Things to expect from team
Tuition is due by the 27th of each month for the following month (May 27th for June tuition). A $25 late fee will be accessed to your account for payments made after the 1st of the month.
Attendance & Punctuality are important! Gymnast are expected to be at each practice.
The first two weeks of June we will be on the fall practice schedule.
There will be a team vacation week June 25 through June 29, 2018 . There will be NO team practice this week
$50 Annual Team Insurance fee
$100 Annual Team Registration fee
$30 Annual Xcel USA Gymnastics Membership
$60 Annual JO USA Gymnastics Membership
Be respect at all times to other parents, gymnast, and paragon staff
Parents are drop off and pick up team gymnast. You may stay the first and last 15 minutes of practice. You may not stay in the building for the full practice time.
Paragon is a peanut friendly facility. Please pack peanut free products for your gymnast.
Only plastics water bottles are permitted in the gym.
Contact the front desk if your gymnast will be late or will miss practice.
Contact the front desk if you need to speak with your coach.
Team apparel ~~ payments due mid July, more details will be giving out in June.
Competition Leo – @ $250
Competition Warm -Up --- levels 3-10 and Xcel @ $175
Competition Team Bag --- to be used as all meets for girls personal items @ $50
What to expect at meets? (All Xcel levels & LV’s 3-10)
o Gymnast LV3-10 are expected to attend ALL scheduled meets
o All Xcel Level will be required to attend both Paragon hosted meets, their State meet and a minimum of one additional meet. The parents will be required to designate which meets they will be attending for the season. This date will be designated prior to the meet schedule coming out. Paragon will host a meeting to go over this in more detail.
o Families should plan ahead for reserving hotel rooms. Final individual meet session times are not posted until 1-2 weeks prior to the meet by the host gyms. Block off the full meet weekend.
o Gymnast should arrive to the meet in their team leotard & warm-up, with hair done.
o Parents will drop gymnast off at the gymnast check-in and then find seating in the parent area.
o Parents are NOT to talk to gymnast, coaches or judges on the event floor at the meet.
o Awards are given out at the conclusion of each session. Gymnast are expected to stay for the full awards presentation for their session
o Sessions typically last 4-5 hrs.
Paragon hosted meets
Paragon requires ALL team families to be involved in all Paragon hosted meets. The level of involvement will be determined by the size of the meet. PPA assist Paragon in the pre-planning and meet weekend work.
Host a minimum of 2 home meets: (please mark off the full weekend on your calendar to ensure you are able to work your required sessions)
- Commonwealth Cup- Venue and dates TBA
- Paragon Invite-, held at Paragon in late April early May
PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU SIGN IN ON THE PARENT SIGN IN SHEET!!!
Paragon Team Staff
- We will be closed on Monday, May 28th for Memorial Day
- We are now located at 4175 Plank Road, Fredericksburg VA 22407
- Registration is currently ongoing for this year, don’t delay
- We are hiring for our new facility!
- Girls Team Championships Results 2018
- Please be considerate of those children with food allergies
- There will be no team practice on Saturday May 26 or Monday May 28.