updated 3/1/21

Spirit Of The Flame® is pivoting & moving!

New date: March 26 – 28 2021
This will be the last date to qualify for Regionals!

New venue: Ultimate Sports Connection Training Center in Concord CA.
This 23,000+ sq. ft facility is brand new. The San Jose Convention Center is unable to confirm that they will be open.

Event Information

Subject to change per local and state regulations.

Parents:  Please check with your coaches for the most up to date information on everything to do with the meet. We are looking forward to a fun, fantastic meet!

Our Commitment

  • The facility is cleaned throughout the day and thoroughly sanitized in between each rotation and at the end of each evening.
  • Bathroom doors will stay open and floor signage on where to stand for access to maintain physical distancing will be in place.
  • Our number one goal is to keep everyone as safe as possible, and we will meet or exceed COVID guidelines.
  • Rotations will be by team and the schedule has been constructed to limit the number of athletes sharing apparatus.
  • Coaches, Judges and Spirit Team members will be wearing masks.

 Athlete Requirement

  • Athletes will need to follow the current state/county guidelines for masks at the time of the event.
  • Each Athlete will need to bring a backpack that they will take with them in the gym.
  • Athletes must keep their belongings/snacks in their backpacks and eat in their assigned spot.
  • Athletes must stay with their team and in their assigned team waiting areas. they MAY NOT have any physical contact with other teams or coaches.
  • Athletes may NOT share any personal items, including snacks, water, clothing, hairbrushes.
  • Athletes must have their own personal box with chalk. (It will be available for sale.)
  • Athletes MUST ARRIVE already dressed for competition & a filled water bottle. (We do have a filling station for refills). 
  • Each Athlete and Coach will be wellness checked, receive hand sanitizer and a wet wipe to wipe their feet after removing their shoes.
  • Athletes & Coaches will be distanced appropriately.
  • Masks must be worn when entering, exiting, using the restrooms, walking to the award area, etc.
  • Athletes will NOT be allowed to leave the facility during the competition and re-enter.
  • We will have water bottles for sale, cash or card.

 Parent Viewing

  • We will not be able offer any on site viewing due to current restrictions.
  • Spot TV will be available on a donation basis. The link has been directly sent to your coaches.
  • Parents should plan to drop off and pick up your athlete at the specified group door. More information with schedules has been sent to coaches.
  • You can celebrate your gymnast or the whole team with a $1 Shout Out  via Venmo during your athlete’s session. Our announcer will read  your shout out over the loud speakers.

Awards will be live!!


  • We will not be able to offer onsite concessions.
  • There are numerous food options in the same shopping center as the venue. Please support us and our restaurant partners Panda Express, Noodles & Co.
  • Photographer will also be on site.

We look forward to seeing you!

Your friends and hosts,
Abra Slater & the Spirit of the Flame® Team