Paid parking for the PBI can be found in the Liacouras garage - enter from 15th Street behind the arena on the block south or the arena. Lot 1 next to the arena is not available.
Food will be available for purchase at COSI, a new restaurant in front of our building, on Friday evening until 7 and on Sunday 7a-7p. The Frut Bar in the Atrium will be open Sat 7a-7p.
2014 Philadelphia Boys' Invitational February 14, 15, 16
The Philadelphia Boys’ Gymnastics Parents' Association invites you to participate in the 11th Annual Philadelphia Boys' Invitational (formerly Temple Boys’ Invitational). This is a Pennsylvania State qualifier. We invite all gymnasts from Level 4 through Level 10. We are hosting this meet in conjunction with the Temple University Men’s Gymnastics Team meet. This will be an exciting opportunity to see collegiate gymnastics up close. As many of you already know, any support of the collegiate and NCAA program is beneficial to all of us. All will have free access to enjoy the college meet. Thank you in advance for your support of our meet and the college program.
ØPennsylvania State Qualifier ØAwards will meet or exceed USAG guidelines ØProScore Electronic Scoring System ØGift for each gymnast ØOn-site trainer ØGreat view for spectators ØChildren’s play table on spectator level ØHospitality room for coaches ØConcessions available for purchase during the meet Entry Fees $85 per gymnast if registration and full payment postmarked by 11/30/13. $95 per gymnast if registration and full payment postmarked after 11/30/13. $65 per team.Any level with three or more gymnasts must enter as a team. No gymnast will be considered registered unless paid in full. SPACE IS LIMITED!We will close levels once sessions are full.Enter early to ensure your team’s participation.Our website will note when levels are filled. Level Changes The deadline for level changes is 2/1/2014.
Request for refunds will be honored as follows:
Requests up to January 13, 2014 - Full refund
Requests up to January 27, 2014 - Full refund minus $25 per gymnast - this includes injuries.
Requests after January 27, 2014 - No refund - this includes injuries.
Admission Fees One day Admission Weekend Admission:
Adult$12.00 (includes program) Adult$17.00
Student (Ages 6-17)$6.00 Student$8.00
Under 6 years old - Free
Parking is available in the nearby Liacouras Center garage - enter from 15th Street - for $15 on the block south of McGonigle Arena.Also open is Lot 1 next to McGonigle Arena, which is entered from 15th Street just north of McGonigle Arena. On-the-street parking is also available but limited.Please be certain to adhere to posted parking restrictions.
We have two hotels from which to choose: the Crowne Plaza, which is about 15 minutes away, and the Hampton Inn in center city, which is less than 10 minutes away. Rooms are held in our blocks for the nights of Feb 14 and 15. Call each hotel directly to reserve rooms:
Crowne Plaza 4100 Presidential Blvd Phila., PA 19131. This hotel is perhaps 6 miles from campus, but right next to I-76 and US Route 1, so the trip to campus is quick, maybe 15 minutes max. Rooms cost $119/nt whether single, double, triple or quad. There are many restaurants nearby. Parking is free. Contact reservations at 888-233-9527. Mention our group name Philadelphia Boys' Invitational 2014. You can also use the link shown here to make a reservation: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/eb28c365. If you have any questions, contact Group Sales at 215-220-6413. The room block is held until Jan 15.
Hampton Inn 1301 Race Street Philadelphia, PA 19107. Located 2 miles from campus, this hotel is convenient to Temple U and center city attractions. Hot breakfast is included in the room rate of $129/nt. Parking in center city is extra: $25/day for self parking, $35/day for valet. Some metered street parking or a nearby lot may also be available. Contact reservations at 215-665-9000 or 800-HAMPTON. Mention our group name Philadelphia Boys' Gymnastics Invitational. The room block is held until Jan 14.