12/27/2011 Check out Amanda's Make-A-Wish Day (in the sidebar to the left) with the Chicago Blackhawks.
Amanda was amazing!
12/22/2011 Circle of Stars Schedule (Indy) Released(January 20,21 & 22)
Level 8 -  Friday (1/20) - 8:00am
Level 7 -  Friday (1/20) - 12:30pm
Level 10 -  Saturday (1/21) - 8:00am
Level 6 -  Saturday (1/21) - 3:30pm
Level 9 -  Saturday (1/21) - 5:00pm
Level 5 -  Sunday (1/22) - 11:45pm

HOTEL TIP on Meet Page
12/15/2011 St Jude Schedule Released(January 7 & 8)
Level 7 -  Saturday (1/7) - 8:00am
Level 5 -  Saturday (1/7) - 12:30pm
Level 9 & 10 -  Saturday (1/7) - 5:00pm
Level 8 -  Sunday (1/8) - 8:00am
Level 6 -  Sunday (1/8) - 12:30pm
12/13/2011 Team Kate - Click Here to See the Pictures
12/13/2011 St. Nick Results Posted on Meet Info Page
Great Work Girls!
11/29/2011 St. Nick Schedule Published
11/29/2011 Scoring Updated with Scores for Judge's Cup
Great Job Girls!
11/2/11 Judge's Cup Schedule Published
Level 5 - Sunday, 11/13 - 8AM
Level 6 - Sunday, 11/13 - 12:45PM
11/1/11 Pictures Scheduled for Saturday, December 3rd.
Higher Quality Photographer this Year. Image Group Photography
Click Here for Examples of Gymnastic and Cheer Photos.
Prices and More Information Coming Soon
10/16/11 Jake does the Level 6 Routine for Kate
10/10/11 Thin Mint Sprint Pictures Published
10/9/2011 2011-2012 Meet Information Published
10/6/2011 Congrats to Dani, Erin and Molly for making the TOPS National B Team.
Congrats to Moya for qualifying for testing and competing.
9/30/2011 TOP's National Testing in Texas this Weekend.
Good Luck to Dani, Erin, Molly and Moya!
8/17/2011 Video for Lori's Hall of Legends Induction
7/16/2011 Bingo Schedule Open for Sept-Oct-Nov
7/7/2011 The girls will be running in the Thin Mint Sprint on Saturday, September 10th.
We need the form turned in by July 25th. The Booster Club in paying for the gymnasts.
Turn form into Booster Club Mailbox (Attn. Chris Cooper)

Link to Form
7/7/2011 Rockford Register Star on Jill Hollembeak. Congratulations Jill!
6/6/2011 Annual Awards Banquet
    Slideshow
    Coaches Skit
    Pictures

    
Hello Kate from Girls
5/24/2011 A Great Big Hippo Hug for Kate
5/24/2011 Kate's Family has started a website on caring bridge to keep everyone updated on Kate's progress. The link will always be available to the left of our home page. Bless you Kate!
5/19/2011 Rockford Register Star Article on Anaka's National Results
5/7/2011 Anaka 3rd Place All-Around Level 9 Eastern National Championships . Great Job Anaka!
5/7/2011 Level 8's Great at Regionals - Great Season Girls!
Annalie - Regional Champion Beam, 3rd Vault and 2nd AA
Emily - 9th All-Around and 8th on Bars
Julia - 5th Beam and 7th Floor
Pheron - 2nd Floor, 4th Bars and 7th AA
5/6/2011 Awards Banquet - June 5th - 6pm - Hoffman House
4/23/2011             Pictures Published for L8 and L7 State (Dani)
4/20/2011 WREX Coverage of our State Champs
4/18/2011 Anaka Region 5 Beam Champion - 5th AA, 5th Vault and 5th Bars

Anaka's 5th Place All-Around Finish Qualifies her for the Level 9 Eastern National Championships in Massachusetts on the first weekend in May.
4/16/2011 Level 8 Regional Schedule Published
All Four Girls Part of Illinois State Team - Fantasic Girls!

Annalie - JRA - Saturday, April 30th - 8:00am - Full Schedule
Emily - JRB - Saturday, April 30th - 12:30pm - Full Schedule
Pheron - SRB - Saturday, April 30th - 12:30pm - Full Schedule
Julia - JRC - Saturday, April 30th - 5:15pm - Full Schedule
4/14/2011 State Meet Results - Level 8 - Great Job Girls!
Annalie, Emily, Pheron and Julia Heading to Regionals

Annalie - State Champion Beam, 2nd Floor and 2nd AA
Emily  - 4th Bars and 4th AA
Pheron - State Champion All-Around & Bars & Beam & Floor
Julia - 3rd Beam
4/14/2011 State Meet Results - Level 7 - Great Job Girls!

Nicole - State Champion Beam, 2nd Floor and 2nd AA
Dani - 4th Floor
Kylee  - 8th Floor
Taylor - 4th Floor, 5th Bars and 5th AA
Hanna - 2nd Vault, 3rd Beam, 4th Floor and 4th AA
4/4/2011 State Meet Results - The Fantasic 5's - Great Job Girls!

Rachel - State Champion Bars and Floor, 2nd Beam and AA
Kate - 3rd Bars, 5th Floor and 5th AA
Erin - State Champion All-Around and Bars, 2nd Beam and Floor
Brenna - 3rd Bars, 5th Floor and 5th AA
Moya - State Champion Bars and 7th AA
Ashley - 5th Floor
Molly - State Champion Vault, Bars and All-Around, 2nd Floor
Emily - 2nd All-Around, 3rd Bars and Beam, 4th Vault and 5th Floor

GAR Level 5 "Child" Team - State Champions
3/29/2011 State Meet Schedule Published for Levels 7 & 8
Full Schedule
Emily & Julia (Jr B ) - Friday, April 8th - 2:45pm
Annalie (Jr A) - Friday, April 8th - 6:15pm
Pheron (Sr B) & Kara (Sr C) - Saturday, April 9th - 8:00am
Dani (Child A) - Saturday, April 9th - 4:00pm
Taylor (Child D) & Kylee (Jr C)  - Sunday, April 10th - 8:00am
Hanna (Jr A)  - Sunday, April 10th - 12:30pm
Nicole (Sr B) - Sunday, April 10th - 5:00pm
3/29/2011 State Meet Results - Great Job Girls
Anaka heading to Level 9 Regionals


Level 9 - Anaka - 2nd AA, 2nd Floor, 4th Bars and Beam
Level 6 - Sabrina  - State Champion Bars and 6th AA
Level 6 - Kylie - 6th Vault and 9th AA
Level 6 - Lynnelle - 4th Vault, 4th Floor and 7th AA

Congrats to Sally, Kaia and Trinity for Competing at State
3/25/2011 Pictures Published for Level 8 from Arena Classic
3/21/2011 State Meet Schedule Published for Level 5
Full Schedule
Rachel (Youth C) - Friday, April 1st - 4:50pm
Kate (Sr. C) - Saturday, April 2nd -  8:00am
Ashley & Erin (Child C) - Saturday, April 2nd - 4:40pm
Brenna & Moya (Child E) - Saturday, April 2nd - 4:40pm
Emily & Molly (Child F) - Sunday, April 3rd - 8:00am

3/15/2011 State Meet Schedule Published for Levels 6, 9 and 10
Full Schedule
Level 6 - Kylie - Friday, March 25th -8am
Level 6 - Sabrina - Friday, March 25th - 12:25pm
Level 6 - Lynnelle, Kaia, Trinity - Saturday, March 26th - 8am
Level 9 & 10 - Anaka, Megan - Sunday, March 27th - 9am
Level 10 - Sally - Sunday, March 27th - 1:40p
m

Website says Level 5 State Meet Schedule will be posted late next Monday.
3/10/2011 Pictures Published for Levels 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10 - St. Louis Classic
There was very poor lighting... pictures are of lower quality.
3/10/2011 Scoring Updated for St. Louis Classic
2/25/2011 Pictures Published for Levels 7 & 8 from Navy Pier
2/20/2011 Pictures Published for Level 8 from Wisc Dells Classic
2/20/2011 Pictures Published for Levels 7 & 8 from St. Jude Invite
2/17/2011 Arena Classic Schedule Released (March 11, 12 & 13)
Level 5 -   Sunday (3/13) - 12:15pm
Level 6 -   Sunday (3/13) -  4:30pm
Level 7 -   Saturday (3/12) -  8:00am
Level 8 -   Sunday (3/13) - 8:00am
Level 9 -   Friday (3/11) - 4:30pm
Level 10 - Saturday (3/12) -  12:15pm

2/15/2011 Scoring and Full Results Updated for Navy Pier Meet
1/28/2011 St. Nick Pictures - Level 8
1/27/2011 Scoring and Full Results from St. Jude Meet Updated
1/20/2011 Sally is the WREX Athlete of the Week
1/17/2011 Want to save a few bucks on Wisconsin Dell Admission Fees?
Click Here to Buy in Advance to Save a Little Money
1/10/2011 Wisconsin Dells - Vacation Classic Schedule Released
Level 5 -   Saturday (1/29) -  3:10pm
Level 6 -   Saturday (1/29) -  6:15pm
Level 7 -   Sunday (1/30) -    3:
05pm
Level 8 -   Saturday (1/29) - 11:55am
Level 9 -   Saturday (1/29) - 2:40pm
Level 10 - Saturday (1/29) -
6:50pm
12/21/2010 Peoria - St Jude Classic Schedule Released
Level 5 -   Sunday (1/16) - 4:00pm (CORRECTION)
Level 6 -   Sunday (1/16) - Noon
Level 7 -   Sunday (1/16) - 8:00am
Level 8 -   Saturday (1/15) - Noon

Level 9 -   Saturday (1/15) - 3:45pm (Level 9 & 10 Together)
Level 10 - Saturday (1/15) - 3:45pm (Level 9 & 10 Together)

12/16/2010 St. Louis Classic Schedule Released
No word on St. Jude or Wisc. Dells Yet
Level 5 -   Sunday (2/27) - 8:00am
Level 6 -   Saturday (2/26) - 12:15pm
Level 7 -   Saturday (2/26) - 8:00am
Level 8 -   Friday (2/25) - 5:00pm

Level 9 -   Saturday (2/26) - 12:15pm
Level 10 - Saturday (2/26) - 4:30pm
12/14/2010 St. Nick Scoring and Full Meet Results Posted
Great Job Girls!
12/7/2010 Travel Tips added to Home Page. Have a tip to share let me know.

Upcoming Events
Please turn in the order form for team photographs.
Please RSVP to the Christmas Party. 
12/2/2010 Chicago Style - Navy Pier Meet Schedule Published
Level 5 - Friday (2/11) -  5:00 PM
Level 6 - Sunday (2/13) -  8:00 AM
Level 7 - Saturday (2/12) -5:00 PM
Level 8 - Saturday (2/12) -8:00 AM
Level 9 - Friday (2/11) - 12:30 PM
Level 10 - Saturday (2/12) -12:30 PM
12/1/2010 Small Change in St. Nick Schedule for Level 6
NOW
Sunday (12/12) - 4:30pm
11/24/2010 St. Nick Schedule Published
Level 5 -   Sunday (12/12) - 11:30am
Level 6 -   Sunday (12/12) - 4:30pm
Level 7 -   Saturday (12/11) - 7:00pm
Level 8 -   Sunday (12/12) - 8:00am

Level 9 -   Saturday (12/11) - 11:00am
Level 10 - Saturday (12/11) - 3:00pm
11/19/2010 Pictures from Judge's Cup for Level 6 & 7
11/16/2010 Great Job at the Judge's Cup Girls!
Meet Results
GAR Scoring
  (Please let me know if you see any errors)
11/11/2010 Good Luck Levels 5, 6 and 7 at the Judge's Cup this Sunday.
Directions on the Meet Info Page
11/4/2010 Mark your Calendars - Team and Gymnast Photographs
Saturday, December 18th at 8:30am
More Information Coming Soon
11/3/2010 Judge's Cup Schedule Released
Level 5 - Sunday, November 14th - 8am
Level 6 - Sunday, November 14th - Noon
Level 7 - Sunday, November 14th - 4:30pm
10/14/2010 Meet Schedule Revised
REMOVED - Make-A-Wish Classic (Levels 5-6)
ADDED - St. Nick Invite (Levels 5-6 Added)
10/14/2010 All Booster Club Members. The Bingo Schedule for the Dec-Jan-Feb quarter will be a challenge. We had many members that joined late this year. Please have patience and contact Jeff with questions. 
10/7/2010 All our TOPS Gymnasts were fantasic in Texas.

Congrats Girls!!

Annalie and Dani have earned TOPS National A Team.
Erin earned TOPS National B Team.


Congrats to Lynnelle, Molly and Moya for participating at TOPS National Testing.
9/17/2010 Way to go Girls - Thin Mint Sprint Fun
                                        Race Results
9/10/2010 TENTITIVE Meet Schedule Released
If you see any errors please let me know
8/29/2010 Congratulations to our TOPS Gymnasts - Great Job!

Qualified for National Top Testing:
Annalie, Dani,  Erin, Lynnelle, Molly, Moya

Silver Level:
Kaia and Brenna
6/14/2010 A Letter from Renata and Bogdan Romanowski to all the GAR families.

Best of Luck Kasia, Renata and Bogdan!
6/9/2010 2010 Banquet Pictures
6/7/2010 2010 Banquet Slideshow Online.
A Big Thank You to the Banquet Committee.
5/26/2010 Annual Banquet - Sunday, June 6th - 5pm
5/19/2010 Congrats to Kasia for Competing at the Level 10 NIT Nationals.
See Video of her compitition.
5/13/2010 Pictures from Lori - L8 Regionals and L9 Nationals
5/7/2010 Nice Newspaper Story on Megan and Anaka
5/4/2010 Pictures Published - Level 8 Regionals
5/1/2010 Kasia Heading to Level 10 NIT Nationals next weekend. Good Luck Kasia.
Check out Kasia's Recruiting Website
4/30/2010 MEGAN AND ANAKA AWESOME
at Level 9 Eastern Nationals

Megan - Eastern NATIONAL Champion All-Around
Anaka - 4th Place Eastern NATIONAL All-Around


Megan - National Champion Beam
               2nd Place Vault
               3rd Place Bars

Anaka -   4th Place Bars
                4th Place Beam
                5th Place Bars
4/28/2010 Anaka and Megan off to Level 9 NATIONALS this weekend.
Go Girls.
4/28/2010 Levels 8, 9 and 10 State Meet Pictures Published
4/19/2010 Annalie, Julia, Pheron and Sheridan fnished their season at the Level 8 Regionals in Kalamazoo MI last weekend. Congrats to all the Level 8's for a great season.
4/15/2010 Bingo Signup for June, July and August now live.
STARTS new Bingo Year.
Please follow the rules at the bottom of the spreadsheet.
4/14/2010 Wish Annalie, Julia, Pheron and Sheridan good luck this weekend as they compete at the Level 8 Regionals.
4/14/2010 WTVO Story on Megan and Anaka Making Level 9 Nationals
4/12/2010 Sally and Kasia Finished up their season at Level 10 Regionals. Congrats on making Regionals Ladies.
4/10/2010 Anaka and Megan AMAZING at Level 9 Regionals
Both Heading to Level 9 Eastern Nationals!!
Charleston, West Virginia on April 29 - May 2.


Anaka - 2nd/AA -- 2nd/Bars -- 3rd/Vault
Megan - Regional Champion - AA
               Regional Champion - Vault
               Regional Champion - Bars
               2nd - Floor
4/5/2010 Wish Anaka, Megan, Kasia and Sally good luck this weekend as they compete at the level 9 & 10 regionals in Michigan.
3/28/2010 GAR Girls Great at Level 8, 9 and 10 State
Level 8
Annalie - 4th/Beam
Kelsey - 6th/Beam
Pheron - State Champion/Bars -- 2nd Floor
Shalya - 3rd/Bars -- 4th/Beam
Sheridan - 5th/Beam -- 4th/Floor
Level 9
Anaka - 3rd/AA -- 5th/Bars
Megan - 2nd/AA -- 4th/Vault -- 2nd/Bars -- 2nd/Floor
Level 10
Kasia - 7th/Bars
3/27/2010 Level 6 State Meet Pictures by Dan P
3/15/2010 GAR Girls ROCK the Level 6 & 7 State Meet
Level 6
Hanna B - 2nd/Vault
Dani - State Champion/Vault -- 5th/All-Around
Hannah M - Personal Best All-Around
Kylee J - 2nd/Vault -- 6th/All-Around
Taylor - 2nd/Vault -- 6th/All-Around -- Personal Best All-Around
Nichole - State Champion/Floor -- 2nd All-Around

Level 7
Emily - 6th All-Around
Mac - 2nd/Vault -- State Champion/Bars -- 2nd/Beam -- 2nd/Floor
           State Champion/All-Around
Kara - 2nd/Bars

CONGRATS on a GREAT season girls!
3/15/2010 Pictures Published for Level 7 State
3/13/2010 Midwest Open Pictures Published
Pictures for L5, L8, L9 and L10
3/10/2010 Level 8, 9 & 10 State Meet Schedule Published

Double-Check the Actual Schedule!!!
Shalya - Friday 3/19 - 9am
Sheridan & Kelsey - Friday 3/19 - 1pm
Pheron - Friday 3/19 - 5pm

Annalie - Saturday 3/20 - 8am

Anaka, Megan and Sally - Sunday 3/21 - 8am
Kasia - Sunday 3/21 - 12:30pm
3/9/2010 Circle of Stars Pictures Published
Pictures for L6, L7, L8, L9 and L10
3/3/2010 Level 6 & 7 State Meet Schedule Published

Double-Check the Actual Schedule!!!
Dani & Nichole & Sarah - Saturday 3/13 - 8:00 am
Hanna B, Hannah M, Taylor & Kylee - Saturday 3/13 -11:25 am

Emily - Sunday 3/14 - 8:00 am
Mac - Sunday 3/14 - 2:30 pm
Kara - Sunday 3/14 - 5:45 pm
3/3/2010 Navy Pier Level 8 Pictures Published
3/2/2010 Navy Pier Level 5 Pictures Published
2/10/2010 Arena Classic Schedule Published
Please review link for schedule. It gets somewhat complex for a few levels.
2/7/2010 Midwest Open Schedule Published
Level 8 - Saturday 2/27 - 9:00am
Level 9 - Saturday 2/27 - 1:00pm
Level 5 - Saturday 2/27 - 5:00pm
Level 10 - Saturday 2/27 - 5:00pm
Level 6 - Sunday 2/28 - 11:30am
Level 7 - Sunday 2/28 - 3:00pm
1/24/2010 Scoring Updated
1/24/2010 Pictures Published from the Lady Luck Invite
Pictures for L7 and L8
1/23/2010 Pictures Published from the Crossroads Classic
Pictures for L6, L8, L9 and L10
1/21/2010 TENTITIVE Schedule Published for Arena Classic
This is not very specific but may give you an idea on the day your gymnast may compete.
1/21/2010 Circle of Stars Schedule Published (Indianapoils)
GAR Schedule
Level 8 - Friday 2/19 - 12:30pm
Level 7 - Friday 2/19 -   5:00pm
Level 6 & 10 - Saturday 2/20 - 5:00pm
Level 5 - Sunday 2/21 - 8:00am
Level 9 - Sunday 2/21 - 12:30pm
12/31/2009 The "Boots" Picture (Click Link for Full Picture)
12/28/2009 St Nick Pictures Published for Level 7
12/22/2009 St Nick Pictures Published for Levels 6, 8 and 9
12/14/2009 GAR Girls are Fantastic at St. Nick Meet
GAR Only Scoring
Links to Full Meet Scoring
12/8/2009 Annalie and Anaka earned their way to the TOPS National Training Camps at the USAG Training Center in Texas in early December. Great Job Girls!!
Pictures from A Camp - Annalie
Pictures from B Camp - Anaka
12/5/2009 Crossroads Classic -  Bloomington, IL Schedule Published

GAR Schedule
Level 5 (Born On or AFTER 8/25/99) - Saturday 1/9 - 8am
Level 5 (Born On or BEFORE 8/24/99) - Saturday 1/9 - 11:15am
Level 6 - Saturday 1/9 - 2pm
Level 8, 9 and 10 - Saturday 1/9 - 5:30pm
Level 7 - Sunday 1/10 - 3pm
12/1/2009 Navy Pier - Chicago Style - Schedule Published

GAR Schedule
Level 10 - Saturday 2/13 - 8:00 am
Level 7 - Saturday 2/13 - 12:30 pm
Level 9 - Saturday 2/13 - 5:00 pm

Level 6 - Sunday 2/14 - 8:00 am
Level 8  - Sunday 2/14 - 12:30 pm
Level 5 - Sunday 2/14 - 5:00 pm
11/30/2009 Las Vegas - Lady Luck Invite - Schedule Published

GAR Schedule
Level 9 - Saturday 1/16 - 8am
Level 10 - Saturday 1/16 - Noon

Level 7 - Sunday 1/17 - 8am
Level 8 - Sunday 1/17 -Noon
11/23/2009 St. Nick Schedule Published

GAR Schedule
Level 5 - Saturday 12/12 - 8am
Level 9 - Saturday 12/12 - 2pm
Level 10 - Saturday 12/12 - 6pm

Level 8 - Sunday 12/13 - 8am
Level 6 - Sunday 12/13 - 3pm
Level 7 - Sunday 12/13 - 6pm
11/17/2009 Check out Kasia's College Recruiting Website
11/17/2009 Less than Four Weeks to the First Meet! St. Nick Invite. No News on a Schedule Yet but should be coming Soon.
10/25/2009 Bingo Counts have been Updated. Please Review your Count and Current Progress.
10/15/2009 Membership Annual Meeting - Saturday - October 25 - 11am
GAR Backyard Adventures - All Members
10/4/2009 Final Schedule - One Change - Level 6 WILL complete at St. Nick in December.
10/4/2009 Bingo Schedule now open for Dec-Jan-Feb
8/13/2009 TENTATIVE 2010 Meet Schedule Published
7/17/2009 Bingo Schedule Open for September to November.
6/16/2009 Our TOPS Girls turn in fantasic performances during the Regional TOPS testing held at GAR on Saturday, June 13th.

Click for an overview of the USAG TOPS Program
6/8/2009 Banquet Pictures - We are Proud of you Girls
6/6/2009 Kim's Surprise Breakfest - Good Luck Kim
5/6/2009               Level 8 Regional Pictures Published
4/28/2009 Congrats to Kasia and Jade for Competing at the Level 9 and 10 Regionals.
Links to Scores Sheets on Meet Info Page
4/15/2009 Bingo Schedule Now Open for June, July and August 2009
The New "Bingo" Year Starts in June 2009
Please Follow these Rules to Allow Everyone a Chance to Sign-Up

- From 4/15/2009 to 5/15/2009 - Only Sign Up for THREE BINGO's Per Family
- After 5/15/2009 - Only Sign Up for FOUR BINGO's Per Family
- Within TWO WEEKS of a Bingo - NO LIMIT (CHECK THE SCHEDULE OFTEN)
4/9/2009 Level 8 Regional Schedule Posted
Anaka  - Saturday, April 25th - 8am
Megan  - Saturday, April 25th - 5pm
Kristen - Saturday, April 25th - 5pm
4/9/2009 Level 9/10 Regional Schedule Published
Kasia - Friday, Arpil 17th - 8am
Jade   - Friday, April 17th - 5pm
4/6/2009 Level 5 Girls have Fantasic State Meet.
All Four Girls Set Personal Best AA.
Great Job Girls!

Hannah - Personal Best
Kylee J - 3rd Beam, Personal Best
Kylie R - Personal Best
Taylor - 3rd Bars, Personal Best
3/31/2009                   Level 9 State Pictures Published
3/30/2009 Level 8, 9 & 10 Girls Have Great State Meet
--------------- On to Regionals --------------
Anaka -      L8 - 4th Bars, 4th Beam - Personal Best
Megan -     L8 - 2nd AA, 2nd Vault, 2nd Bars, 3rd Beam - Personal Best
Jade -         L9 - 5th AA - 1st Floor, 4th Beam - Personal Best
Sally -         L10 - 5th AA - Personal Best
Kristen & Kasia - Competed a few events with prior injuries.
3/30/2009 Wish our Level 5 Girls Good Luck at the State Meet in Peoria this Weekend.
3/29/2009                      Level 8 State Pictures Published
3/27/2009                     Level 7 State Pictures Published
3/26/2009 Pictures Published from Midwest Open for ALL LEVELS
3/23/2009 Wish our Level 8, 9 and 10 Girls Good Luck at the State Meet in DeKalb this Weekend.
3/23/2009 Level 7 Girls Have Fantasic State Meet
    * Combined Team Takes 3rd Overall
    * Junior Team Takes 2nd Overall
    * Five Girls Set Personal Best All-Around Scores
    * Six State Championships

Annalie    - Child A - 1st AA, 2nd Vault, Beam and Floor - Personal Best
Julia         - Child B - 3rd AA, 2nd Beam, 3rd Bars - Personal Best
Pheron     - Junior A - 4th AA, 3rd Floor
Michaela  - Junior B - 5th AA, 1st Bars, 2nd Floor
Shalya      - Junior C - 1st Floor - Personal Best
Kara         - Junior C - Personal Best
Kelsey      - Junior D - 1st AA, 1st Floor, 2nd Beam and Vault - Personal Best
Sheridan   - Senior C - 6th Floor
Val            - Senior D - 1st Floor

Great Season Girls ! Thanks Coaches !
3/23/2009 Level 5 State Meet Schedule Published
Taylor   - Youth A - Saturday 5/4 -  2:45pm
Hannah - Youth B - Saturday 5/4 -  2:45pm
Kylee J -  JR A     - Saturday 5/4 -  6:00pm
Kylie R -  SR C    -  Sunday 5/5   -   2:45pm
3/18/2009 Level 8,9 & 10 State Meet Schedule Published
See Age Breakdown to determine meet time.
GAR Roster
Kristen -             Friday      - 5:30pm
Megan -             Saturday  - 9:00am
Anaka  -             Saturday  - 1:00pm
Jade     -             Sunday    -  9:00am
Sally & Kasia -  Sunday    -  5:00pm

3/16/2009 Wish our Level 7 Girls Good Luck at the State Meet this Weekend.
3/16/2009 Congrats to our Level 6 Girls at the State Meet. Great season girls!
Consolidated Scores Updated on Link above.
Full Results
3/9/2009 Wish Megan good luck as she travels to Texas this weekend. Megan was invited to this invitation-only 4-day camp by the USAG National Coaching Staff based on her performance at the TOPS training camp held last December.

It is an honor for Megan and our Coaching Staff. The entire team will benefit from the new coaching techinques and the exposure to the USAG National Coaching Staff.

Congrats to Megan, Lori, Denise and Jake. Great Work!
3/9/2009 Wish our Level 6 Girls Good Luck at the State Meet this Weekend.
Congrats for qualifying for State!
3/9/2009 Level 7 State Meet Schedule Published
All Level 7 Meets are on Sunday, March 22nd, see Age Breakdown to determine meet time. We have girls in all four sessions that day.
GAR Roster

  8:00am - Annalie
11:20am - Julia
  2:40pm - Kara, Shelya, Sheridan and Val
  6:00pm - Kelsey, Pheron and Mac
3/3/2009 Pictures Published from Circle of Stars. I have Pictures for L5, L7 and L10.
3/1/2009 Level 6 State Meet Schedule Publish
All Level 6 Meets on Sunday, March 15th, see Age Breakdown to determine meet time.
2/28/2009 Arena Classic Schedule Published
Level 8    - Friday     - 8:00am
Level 10  - Saturday - 5:00pm
Level 9    - Sunday   - Noon
2/23/2009 GAR Gymnast's have great time and great scores at the Circle of Stars.
Please let me know if you see any mistakes in the scoring spreadsheets.
2/23/2009 Need a hotel for the Midwest Open? We found some good prices on this
Hilton Inn & Suites and Hilton Garden Inn. Both are nice, with the Hilton Inn & Suites being a little more upscale and the Garden Inn a great value. Oak Brook is about as close as you can get. The meet would be about a 20 minute drive.
2/13/2009 Midwest Open Schedule Published
Level 9 & 10    -  Saturday  - 8:00am
Level 8  -             Saturday  - 3:10pm
Level 7  -             Sunday    -  8:00am
Level 5 & 6         Sunday    -  3:50pm

2/13/2009 Published Pictures from the Chicago Style at Navy Pier. I have pictures for Levels  7 and 10.
2/9/2009 GAR Girls Rock at Navy Pier. Check out the Full Results on the Meet Page.
Way to go Girls! Also have links for the consolidated scoring on home page.
2/8/2009 Molly provided a few pictures of Level 6 girls. I would love to post any pictures any parents would like to share. The pictures could also be used for the Banquet slideshow. eMail me if you would like to share pictures.
2/8/2009 Published Pictures for Hilton Head Invite. I have pictures for Levels 7 and 8.
2/2/2009 Published Pictures from the Crossroards Classic in Bloomington. I have pictures for Levels 5, 7, 8, 9 and 10.
1/28/2009 Hilton Head Invite and Bravo Scores Posted in Meet Page. I know the Hilton Head meet was fun and our girls were great!
1/20/2009 Circle of Stars(Indianapolis Meet) Schedule Released
Level 9    -  Friday    - 12:15pm
Level 8  -    Friday    -   4:30pm
Level 5  -   Saturday -   8:00am
Level 10 -  Saturday - 12:15pm
Level 7 -    Sunday -     8:00am
Level 6 -    Sunday -    4:30pm
1/17/2009 Crossroad Classic Scores Posted in Meet Page. The GAR Only Scores were also updated, look at the link at the top of the Meet Page.
GAR Gymnasts were Awesome.
1/16/2009 Finally, Bravo Classic Schedule Published
I believe these times are Correct Now! It has been very confusing.
Level 6 - Friday - 1/23 - 12:30pm
Level 5 - Saturday - 1/24 - 8:00am
1/2/2009 Published Pictures for the Levels 5 and 7 from the St. Nick Meet. NEW THIS YEAR. You can order prints right from the web page. You can print to any Walgreen's or select from one of the online providors.
12/31/2008 Anaka and Megan partcipated in National TOPS camps early in December and both did very well. Congrats to Megan, Anaka and the Coaches.
12/15/2008 Results for St. Nite Invite Posted in "Meet Info" Page.
Great Job Girls we are Proud of you!
12/15/2008 Hilton Head Invite Schedule Published
Level 8 - Saturday - 1/24 - 8:00am
Level 9 - Saturday - 1/24 - 11:15am
Level 10 - Saturday - 1/24 - 6:00pm
Level 7 - Sunday - 1/25 - 8:00am
12/2/2008 Crossroads Classic Schedule Published
Level 6 - Saturday - 1/10 - Noon
Level 8,9 and 10 - Saturday 1/10 - 4:00pm
Level 5 - Sunday - 1/11 - 9:00am
Level 7 - Sunday - 1/11 - 1:00pm
12/2/2008 Chicago Style (Navy Pier) Schedule Published
Level 10 - Saturday - 2/7 - 8:00am
Level  9 - Saturday - 2/7 - 12:30pm
Level  8 - Saturday - 2/7 - 5:00pm
Level  7 - Sunday - 2/8 - 8:00am
Level  6 - Sunday - 2/8 - 12:30pm
Level  5 - Sunday - 2/8 - 5:00pm
11/18/2008 Here we go..... St. Nick Meet Schedule Published
Level 7 - Saturday - 12/13 - 11:30am
Level 5 - Saturday - 12/13 -   6:30pm
Level 6 - Sunday   - 12/14 -   3:00pm
11/11/2008 New Google Map for all meets this season. Click here to check it out. Click on the meet and the map will provide more information. You can zoom in and out and get directions. Please let me know you have any suggustions or comments.
10/15/2008 Our TOPS Gymnasts have Great Summer.

Anaka - National "A" Team - Age 10
Megan - National "B" Team - Age 11
Annalie -  National Team - Age 7-8
Julia, Mac and Pheron  - Qualified for National Testing
Dani, Kathren and Lynnelle - All had Great First Year of TOPS Testing
9/30/2008 Bingo Counts and Total Bingo Required now Available on Booster Club Tab
9/9/2008 Published 2008/2009 Meet Season Schedule. It will be updated with more information as we get closer to the season.
7/17/2008 One of our Members was just named American Legion Illinois Police Officer of the Year. Check out the story on our TOP COP. Thanks for your service Penny!
7/15/2008 September-October-November Bingo Sign-Up Available.
6/8/2008 View the Banquet Slideshow and the Dad's Hip-Hop Video.
Congratulations Girls on an AWESOME season.
We are very proud of you or all or you!
5/30/2008 Annual Awards Banquet - Sunday June 8th
Lino's - 6 PM
Last Call for Pictures! email Jeff
5/11/2008 Sally Competed at Level 9 Nationals on 5/9.
She took 9th AA in the Nation!
Sally was part of the Region V team that took 1st Place as a Team.

Awesome Season Sally!
5/4/2008 Jade Competed at the Level 8 Regional on 5/3.
She placed 4th on the Beam.
Congrats on your great season Jade!
4/30/2008 Finally.... Published a Ton of Pictures. Check it Out.
4/25/2008 Sally Qualifies for Level 9 Nationals
Awesome Sally....

8.6      Vault
9.525  Bars
9        Beam
9.425  Floor
36.55 AA

4/18/2008 Karen's Level 5 Girls Compete at State Meet.
Congrats Girls!! Results
4/18/2008 2008 Illinois TOPS Testing Dates Hosted by GAR
Saturday, June 14th -8:00am
Saturday, July 26th -8:00am
4/16/2008 Four of our gymnasts are Athlete's of the Week on WREX. See the Story.
Congrats to Anaka, Jade, Sally and Val !
4/16/2008
Bingo Sign-Ups for June, July and August On-Line Only.
An email was sent late on 4/16 with the instructions.
4/6/2008 Kim & Kasia Compete in Level 10 State Meet

Kim Qualifies for Regionals but is injured during her second vault.

Get Well Soon Kim!!!
4/5/2008 Another State Champion.

Sally Level 9  - State Champion Uneven Bars - 9.55
                       - 2nd Place on Floor Exercise - 9.45
Congrats Sally! Good Luck at Regionals!
4/4/2008 Jade takes 3rd place All-Around in the Level 8 State Meet
Congrats Jade! Good Luck at Regionals!
4/1/2008 All the Level 7 Girls are Fantasic at State Meet
Congrats to Anaka, Megan, Pheron, Val, Sarah and Kelsey

We have Two New State Champions at the Gym!!

Val - State Champion on the Floor Exercise - 9.55
Anaka - State Champion on the Uneven Bars - 9.575


Awesome Girls!
4/1/2008 Level 5 State Meet Schedule
3/26/2008 Level 8, 9 an 10 State Meet Schedule Announced - Go Girls!!!
Jade - Friday, April 4th - 1pm
Kirsten - Saturday - April 5th - 8am
Sally - Saturday - April 5th - 5pm
Kasia - Sunday - April 6th - 12:30pm
Kim - Sunday - April 6th - 5:00pm

Full Schedule - Sessions for GAR

Northern Illinois University, Dekalb IL
Chick Evans Field House
Corner of Annie Glidden and Lucinda Avenue
Entrance is located on the South side to the building
3/18/2008 Level 7 State Meet Schedule Annouced - Go Girls!!!
*** Junior A and Junior B - Birth Dates Between 3/4/97 and 8/23/99
Friday, March 28th - Check-in 4:45pm -- Compitition 5:45 -- Awards 8:15
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Full Schedule and Age Breakdowns
3/18/2008 Great Arena Classic Meet Girls

JO Program Scoring
JOD Program Scoring

Sally Sets New Level 9 Floor Record - 9.75
Jade Sets New Level 8 Floor Record - 9.65
Mac Sets New Level 6 Beam Record - 9.45
3/4/2008 Arena Classic Scedule Released - Full Schedule

Level 5/6 - Sunday    March 16 5:30pm
Level 7    - Friday      March 14 8am
Level 8    - Saturday  March 15 8am
Level 9    - Saturday  March 15 5pm
Level 10  - Sunday    March 16 8am and 12:45pm
2/27/2008 Midwest Open Schedule Released - Full Schedule

L8 and L9  - Saturday, March 8th - 8AM
L10            - Saturday, March 8th - Noon
L5              - Saturday, March 8th - 5PM
L6              - Sunday, March 9th   - 8AM
L7              - Sunday, March 9th   - 12:30PM
2/25/2008 JO Program Results for the Elgin Invite. Nice Meet Girls.
2/21/2008 Full Results for Cupid's Twist Posted. GAR Girls ROCK!
JO Program  ---- JOD Program
2/20/2008 Consolidated Scores for L5 at Cupid's Twist. Great girls!!
Couple of Pictures from Navy Pier of L5.
2/14/2008 View Video by Comcast/WNTA Featuring Our Awesome GAR Athletes.
We Thank Comcast/WNTA for Coming Out to GAR!
2/10/2008 GAR Gymnast's have Fantasic Meet at Navy Pier.
We are Proud of all our Gymnast's!
See Meet Info Links for Results. JO Program - JOD Program
2/10/2008 Elign Invite for JO Program(Not Cupid's Twist) Schedule Released (Feb. 23 & 24)
Full Schedule

L7,L8 and L9       Saturday 2/23      2PM
L6                         Sunday    2/24      9:30AM
L5                         Sunday    2/24     1PM

2/4/2008 Penny Cure will be helping me post information on Karen's Level 5 Team.

THANKS PENNY!!

I am always open to suggustions from anyone. Most of the information will be under the "Meet Info (JO)" page. Here are the first few items from Penny.
Itasca Results

St Jude Results
Couple of Pictures
2/1/2008 Cupid's Twist Schedule Released (Feb. 16 & 17)

Level 8     Gym A  Saturday     8:00   AM
Level 6     Gym B  Saturday     12:30 PM
Level 9     Gym A  Saturday     4:30   PM
Level 5     Gym B  Sunday       8:00   AM
Level 7     Gym A  Sunday       4:45   PM
1/14/2008 Twistars Meet Results. Congrats Girls.
1/9/2008 GAR Booster Club will Hold Pizza Party on Saturday Night while we are in Florida. Click Here to See Details and RSVP.
1/9/2008 The National TOPS Program Featured on AT&T Blue Room.
Click Here to View the USA Gymnastics Video.
Anaka and Hannah Attended the Camp where this was Filmed! I did not See Them See if you Find Them.
12/22/2007 Navy Pier Schedule Released (Feb. 9th & 10th)

Level 10 Rush Street    Saturday      8:00 AM
Level 9    Rush Street    Saturday    12:30 PM
Level 8    Wacker            Saturday      5:00 PM


Level 6    Wacker            Sunday          8:00 AM
Level 5    LaSalle             Sunday        12:30 PM

Level 7    Lake Shore     Sunday          5:00 PM
12/14/2007 GAR Gymnast Capture Four 1st Place All-Around Titles and Two 2nd Place Finishes at the Candy Cane Classic.
View Results ------ View Pictures
12/14/2007 Orlando - Sand Dollar Invite
12/03/2007 GAR Gymnast's are Fantasic at the Candy Cane Classic. View Results
11/20/2007 Candy Cane Classic Meet Schedule
10/10/2007 Six  GAR Tops Gymnasts Make National Tops Team
Anaka and Hannah Made the Tops National A Team
Jade, Julia, Megan and Molly Make the Tops National B Team
Congratulations to the our Gymnasts and Coaches!
10/10/2007 Six GAR Gymnasts make the USA Gymnastics Tops National Team.
See Video from WIFR Sports.
10/10/2007 ANNUAL BOOSTER CLUB MEETING
Elect Board Members. Discuss Budget. All Members should Attend.
Sunday, October 21st - 6pm - at the Gym
9/19/2007 The JOD Program has released the 2008 Meet Schedule. The web page is a work in progress but check it out. If you have any ideas or comments please email.
8/29/2007 The JO Program has released the 2008 Meet Schedule. The web page is a work in progress but check it out. If you have any ideas or comments please email.
8/21/2007 GAR's Tops Program Qualifies Nine Gymnasts for National Tops Testing at the USA National Team Training Center in Texas in October. GAR's Nine Gymnast Represents the Second Largest Contingent of Qualifiers in the Country.

Congratulations to Our Girls and Coaches!
7/31/2007 TOPs Awards Swim Party Pictures
7/12/2007 Dad's Gymnastics Team and Year-in-Review Slideshow moved to video page.
6/12/2007 Pictures from 1st Tops Testing
6/3/2007 Pictures from Banquet
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