Parent Letter

Dear Parents,

Welcome to the 2016 Men’s Junior Olympic National Championships! Below find “fast facts” that will help ensure your family’s participation in the Men’s JO Nationals will be as easy and enjoyable as possible.

I’m looking forward to meeting each of you. Please let me know if you have any other questions or concerns.

Warm regards,

Cindy Scharns
2016 Men’s JO
National Championships
Meet Coordinator

2016 Men’s JO National Championships Facts:

  • Located inside the Kellogg Arena – Cindy Scharns (meet Coordinator) will be available to answer your questions and help assist you with the pick-up of your pre-order admission tickets. The Welcome Center will be open during all open training, open ceremonies & competition sessions.

Competition Site:

Admission Prices

  • Open Training (Wednesday): $5/person
  • Daily – One day passes:
    • Adults - $30
    • Seniors (55+) - $25
    • Children (6-17) - $25
    • Children (5 and under free)
  • All Event Pass: (includes open workouts, opening ceremony, and admission to all Sessions) BEST VALUE!
    • Adults - $95
    • Seniors (55+)- $75
    • Teens (13 -17) - $65
    • Children (6 to 12)- $55
    • Children 5 and under Free
  • Opening Ceremonies
    • Adults - $30
    • Seniors (55+) - $20
    • Teens (13-17) - $10
    • Children 12 and under free
  • Athletes that are competing in the competition receive free admission to all sessions with their credential.
  • Program $12
    • One raffle Ticket for 1 free week at International Gymnastics Camp (Value of $1,195.00)

Open Training for Athletes – Kellogg Arena

  • Tuesday, May 3rd
    • 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
    • Athletes must have their coach present to workout
  • Wednesday, May 4th
    • Session 1: …..Regions - TBA
    • Session 2: …..Regions - TBA
    • Session 3: .….Regions - TBA
    • Session 4: …..Regions - TBA
  • Thursday
    • Off-site Training (Full Blast)
  • Friday
    • Off-site Training (Full Blast)
  • Saturday
    • Off-site Training (Full Blast)
*Full Blast is located across the street from Kellogg Arena at 35 W. Hamblin Ave, Battle Creek

Opening Ceremonies

  • All athletes are to assemble in the Kellogg Arena at 6:45pm for staging. Athletes must wear your USA National Team or Club warm-up suit for the Official Athlete March-of Champions.

JO National Apparel

  • Pre-purchased apparel will be available for pick up at the BA Sports Booth the official apparel provider of 2016 JO National Championships (located at Kellogg Arena). Please visit the JO National Apparel online store for pre-event sale prices at


  • Champion Images is the official photographer for the 2016 Men’s JO National Championships. Please visit Joe and Stacey at their booth located in the Kellogg Arena or

Questions prior and during your stay:

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