For Athletes

Dear participants of the:

2018 LA Lights Rhythmic Gymnastics Tournament of Champions!

We are absolutely delighted to have your participation in this monumental event. It is our pleasure to ensure that you and your athletes receive the highest caliber of competition and the utmost wonderful experience while competing alongside the greatest rhythmic gymnasts on the planet.

Competition Schedule:



Four (4) hard copies of each D form are due by mail by January 15th, 2018. Mailed forms should be sent to the following address:?

LA School of Gymnastics?
8450 Higuera St, Culver City, CA 90232
As indicated in the Rules & Policies, any D Forms received after the above deadlines will be subject to a $20/form late fee. Emailed forms are not accepted for this meet.



All athletes must bring a set of CD’s to the event as a backup.
CD’s should be clearly marked: [Name] – [Club] – [Level] – [Apparatus]



There will be no podium training available.


You may schedule your practice session below.


According to USAG Rhythmic Rules & Policies



Keep in mind, LA LIGHTS management will maintain its annual policy of 1 coach per 5 athletes competing on the floor at any given time.

Please allocate your organizational leadership in advance!



At this time, the host hotel is almost SOLD OUT and we do not want you to reserve through a 3rd party or have to stay at another hotel, where we can not assure you personalized service and a quality hotel experience. Therefore, please be sure to email Mrs Joyce Mak right away to facilitate your stay at the newly remodeled hotel, indicating your reservation is with the LA Lights Tournament:

Courtyard Marriott Los Angeles Westside

6333 Bristol Parkway
Culver City, CA 90230
Hotel: 310-484-7000
Direct: 310-590-2512
Fax: 310-590-2593

* All participants are responsible for making their own travel, accommodation and transportation arrangements.


National Team Members and Gala information.

Please visit to download your athlete’s form is she on a respective national team, please complete and accompany a bio information



Domestic: Coaches, judges and officials who are Professional members with current background and safety certification will be issued credentials. All coaches must have completed the U100 and U110 SafeSport.

International: USA Gymnastics requires all gymnasts, coaches and judges participating in USA Gymnastics sanctioned events to be registered members of USA Gymnastics. Please submit your Membership application directly to USAG. For more information, please contact USA Gymnastics Member Services by telephone at 800.345.4719, or at the following e-mail address: LA LIGHTS management will maintain its annual policy of 1 coach per 7 athletes competing on the floor at any given time. If your team consists of 7, or up to 7 athletes, ONE COACH will be allowed on the floor, please allocate your organizational leadership in advance.



Volunteers are needed in many areas at LA Lights Tournament of Champions, including music, awards, staging, computer data entry, scoring and competition administration. Interested parties should email Tanya Berenson at


Event Manager Tanya Berenson for any questions on foreign entries.
Elena Bokova for domestic inquiries at
For a faster response on general inquiries, email

Participant lists, competition and award schedules, results and other event information is available on the website.

As always, if you have any questions, we are here to ensure that your stay in Los Angeles is enjoyable and your experience at the Tournament serves to be a great one for you and your athletes. Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions! Wishing you much success at the 2018 LA Lights Tournament of Rhythmic Gymnastics Champions!


LA Lights Committee

Event Location

Veterans Memorial Auditorium
4117 Overland Avenue
Culver City, CA 90230
FREE Parking

Corporate Office

8450 Higuera Street
Culver City, CA 90232-2520



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