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Our Purpose

Taken from National Association of Women’s Gymnastics Judges Constitution: Article II


The purpose and the objectives of NAWGJ are:

An organized facility for teaching and training members to qualify them for certification as official Gymnastics Judges.

An organized, continuing education and training opportunity for certified judges, through the sponsorship of judges training and refresher clinics in cooperation with the Women’s Technical Committee, to qualify said judges to officiate at meets of all sizes and various levels for all gymnastic organizations requesting assistance.

Financial assistance for in-service training of judges.

Dissemination of FIG and USAG Technical Rules and interpretations. Dissemination of national, regional, state and lower level judging information.

Generation and promotion of interest to the people in the United States in the sport of gymnastics.

Encouraging and maintaining research projects that will benefit all levels of judging in the United States.

Communicate with the membership through the National website and State websites or newsletters to disseminate updates and information of the latest techniques in officiating in the sport of gymnastics.

Maintaining high ethical standards.

NAWGJ is organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes, including, for such purposes, the making of distributions to organizations that qualify as exempt organization under Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 (or the corresponding provision of any future Untied States Internal Revenue Law). Federal Tax Exempt Number 51 0178999.