Welcome to Illinois National Association of Women's Gymnastics Judges

Click on the logo above to access the NAWGJ Website

 

Click on the logo above to access the USA Gymanstsics Website.

 

Click on the logo above to access the Xcel Website.

Click on the logo above to access GymJas for Illinois.

UPCOMING NEWS AND EVENTS

IL NAWGJ OPEN MEETING 11/15/2020

POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

 

Click here for the presentation

 

2020-2021 Competition Season – Specific Judging Criteria changes/updates

 

As of 11/13/2020 for vault Level 1, 2 and 3 deductions for the run will not be scored. 

Click here for the update.

Update on IRS Mileage Rate

 

Effecitve January 1, 2020 th new mileage rate for judges is $0.575 /mile.

Click here for the update.

GYMJAS NEW FUNCTION - ACTIVITY REPORTS

 

  • Gymjas has a new function called Activity Reports which, will cover a judge with insurance.
  • This function is for judge related activities such as a critique, clinic, or unsanctioned mock meet. THIS IS NOT FOR CHOREOGRAPHY OR IN GYM COACHING.
  • The judge is responsibile for entering the information into Gymjas prior to going the gym.  It will be accepted in GymJas up to midnight of the same day.
  • Activity Reports is listed under Create A Contract

NEW LIST OF ITEMS ELIGIBLE FOR REIMBURSEMENT

FROM IL NAWGJ EDUCATION BENEFITS

 

The list of items eligible for reimbursement has been updated.

Click here for a list of the items.

 

Requests for reimbursement from EARNED Educational Benefits MUST INCLUDE the Reimbursement FORM found on IL NAWGJ website
https://www.ilnawgj.com/ and a copy of the actual receipt. (Credit card statements or packing lists are NOT receipts)

 

Click here for instructions to print receipts from USA Gymnastics for

  • Congress Registration
  • Testing
  • USAG Memberships
  • Technical Material (Code of Points)

OPEN MEMBERSHIP IL NAWGJ BOARD MEETING

NOVEMBER 15, 2020

 

The Illinois NAWGJ State Governing Board will be having a vitrual open membership meeting on November 15, 2020.

A link will be sent to all members

CPE UPDATE CLARIFICATION 

CPE CREDITS AND VIRTUAL NATIONAL CONGRESS

 

There has been a new clarification regarding CPE credits and National Congress annouced at the NAWGJ Open meeting

  • All CPE-Eligible sessions viewed at the LIVE or RECORDED Congress (Technical/Coaching for Elite/JO/Xcel) can now each earn 1 CPE CLINIC credit.
    • Example for L10+ Judges:

If more than 10 CPE-Eligible sessions are viewed, additional sessions (max. of 5 hrs.) may be used to carry forward to the 2021-22 season

  • Click here for the official announcement​​

NOVEMBER ILNAWGJ NOTES - "IN"

A MONTHLY PUBLICATION FOR IL NAWGJ MEMBERS

 

  • Featured topics for the month of November
    • Be prepared for the unexpected this season
    • Noteworthy Notes from SJD
      • Ensure Judges safety during pandemic
        • Ten for 10 checklis
        • Judging sick is not an option
        • Contact an assigner - means actually speaking to them
    • ​​Click here for a copy of the "IN" November 2020 edition

JUDGES ASSIGNING INFORMATION

 

WELCOME TO THE 2020-2021 GYMNASTICS SEASON

 

There are a few changes in the Assigning system from last year. 

  • Please enter meets in the Gymjas system by September 15, 2020.
  • IL NAWGJ has an assigning committee who will be meeting in the fall to assign Judges for the season.​
  • Only Judge's requests made in Gymjas will be honored.  Per the National office of NAWGJ request via e-mail or verbal will not be accepted.
  • NEW THIS YEAR - MEET QUESTIONNAIRE
    • ​IL NAWGJ is asking all meet directors to complete a questionnaire to provide judges with the environment and what will be provided at each meet.
    • This questionnaire (10 for 10 Checklist) will be posted on the ilnawgj.com website for the Judges to access
    • The questionnaire (10 for 10 checklist) when completed should be sent to Cheryl Schuh at webmastercheryl@gmail.com
  • Click here for the questionnaire (10 for 10 checklist).PLEASE SEND QUESTIONNAIRE TO CHERYL SCHUH AT webmastercheryl@gmail.com
  • Click here for the assigning document. Please read the complete document before entering meets into Gymjas.
  • Click here for the link to enter a meet in Gymjas.

 

MEMBERSHIPS

Please remember to remain current on memberships

 

  • Judges your USA Gymnastics membership expires on July 31st. 
  • Verify the expiration dates of your Safety Certification, Safe Sport and Background Check.