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2024 Tentative Xcel Team Competition Schedule

DateMeet LocationLevelsSchedule
January 19-21Houston National InvitationalNRG Arena
1 NRG Pkwy
Houston, TX 77054
AllSchedule TBD
February 2-4Biles International InvitationalGeorge R Brown Convention Center
1001 Avenida De Las Americas
Houston, TX 77010
AllSchedule TBD
February 16-18Metroplex ChallengeFort Worth Convention Center
1201 Houston Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102
AllSchedule TBD
March 1-3Yellow Rose InvitationalPearland Elite Training Center
4407 Halik St
Pearland, TX 77581
AllSchedule TBD
March 8-10Thornton InvitationalComing SoonAllSchedule TBD
Mar 22-24Xcel Bronze and Silver South State ChampionshipsWoodland Gymnastics AcademyBronze, SilverSchedule TBD
Apr 5-7Xcel Gold ChampionshipsRiver City 
San Antonio, TX
GoldSchedule TBD
Apr 12-14Xcel Platinum, Diamond, Sapphire State ChampionshipsPowerhouse TNT
San Antonio, TX
Platinum, Diamond, SapphireSchedule TBD
Apr 26-28Xcel Gold Regional ChampionshipsAurora, ColoradoQualifiersSchedule TBD
May 3-5Xcel Platinum, Diamond, Sapphire Regional ChampionshipsDallas/Fort WorthQualifiersSchedule TBD

What is Xcel Gymnastics?

  • Xcel program gives beginner through advanced gymnasts the opportunity to compete in the sport with less pressure and time commitment compared to the Junior Olympic (JO) gymnastics program
  • Xcel Team is a year-round program with competition season in January through May. June through July are important months for strength, flexibility, and skills training that support development of skill combinations and routines in August and September. In October through December, Xcel gymnasts drill and perfect their routines to prepare for competition.
  • Read more about Xcel Gymnastics at USA Gymnastics and Gymnastics HQ and Xcel Team Parent Information