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There are great resources available to parents through USAG and USA GymClub. If you haven't signed up for the USA Gymnastics newsletters, you may be missing out on some great parenting advice.
USA Gymnastics is the sole national governing body for the sport of gymnastics in the United States. This designation comes from the U.S. Olympic Committee, and the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG). USA Gymnastics sets the rules and policies that govern gymnastics in the United States. USA Gymnastics has many responsibilities, including selecting and training the U.S. Gymnastics Teams for Olympic Games and World Championships; promoting and developing gymnastics on a grassroots and national level; and serving as a resource center for member clubs, fans and gymnasts throughout the United States. The organization has programs in men’s and women’s artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, trampoline and tumbling and acrobatic gymnastics.
usagymclub.com is a site developed by USA Gymnastics to share resources with parent of gymnasts or those who might be interested in getting their children involved in the sport of gymnastics. usagymclub.com gives parents one place to go to get answers to all of their questions and – through the forum – ask questions of their own.
Here is an excerpt of one of their posts with a helpful videos.
How do I parent an athlete, balancing supportiveness & improved performance? USAGymClub.com, is an in depth website that provides parents with resources such FAQ's, articles, videos and an interactive forum to address questions and concerns that are answered by experts in the sport of gymnastics. Be sure to check the site often, as content is updated monthly.
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