The 2015 PBI will be held March 7-8. Please click on the "Invitational" tab to get information.
Congrats to our level 4 PA State Champion team!
Level 4 team - 2014 PA State Champion
Philadelphia Boys' Gymnastics is a competitive program in the USA Gymnastics Jr. Olympic Program
(formerly Temple University Boys' Gymnastics Team)
The purpose of this program is to provide Philadelphia-area youth with a quality training and competitive experience in boys’ gymnastics, within the framework of the USA Gymnastics Boys’ Jr. Olympic Structure. The facility we use is in McGonigle-Pearson Hall, rooms 143-144, on Temple University’s main campus, Broad Street & Montgomery Avenue. Drop-off is done at the middle of the 1800 block of North Broad Street, at the main entrance to McGonigle-Pearson Hall. Our gyms are in the back hallway.
Levels of instruction:
All levels currently offered in the USAG program for boys, ages 6 to 18. USAG allows competition in the following levels for the age-groups noted: Level 3 (pre-team) for beginners 5-7; Level 4 (compulsory) – 6, 7-8, 9-10, 11 & over; Level 5 (compulsory) – 7-8, 9-10, 11 & over; Level 6 (compulsory) – 7-8, 9-10, 11 & over; Level 7 (compulsory) – 9-10, 11-12, 13 & over; Level 8 (FIG modified optional) – 11-12, 13-14, 15 & over; Level 9 (FIG modified optional) – 13-14, 15-16, 17-18; Level 10 (FIG modified optional) – 15-16, 17-18.
State level competition is available for level 4 and above. Regional level competition is available for level 5 and above. National level competition is available for level 8 boys - ages 11-12, level 9 - ages 13-14 and level 10 - ages 15-18.
Garage parking for visitors is available in the nearby Liacouras Center garage (enter from 15th Street) for $15 for the day or in the Cecil B Moore Av lot between 12th & 13th for $3/hour. On-the-street parking is also available but limited, as we operate often when university classes are in session.
[Parking fees as of October, 2014.]
Training Schedule –
Valid August 25, 2014 - June 19, 2015
We 6:30-8:00p & Su 1:00-2:30p = 3 hrs/wk
We & Fr 6:30-8:30p, Su 1:00-3:00p = 6 hrs/wk
We & Fr 6:30-9:30p, Su 1:00-4:00p = 9 hrs/wk
Mo & We & Fr 6:30-9:30p, Su 1:00-4:00p = 12 hrs/wk