The US Spirit Difference
OUR COMMITMENT TO A GREAT EXPERIENCE
Thank you for considering US Spirit as competition choice for your team! Discover a few of the reasons why your choice to enter the US Spirit National Championship will be a decision that will provide a positive experience with lasting memories for your group.
Our commitment to providing a great experience begins with our Staff. Many of our competition staff have been with us for over 14 years. They are experienced US Spirit Team Members and their commitment is to provide you with a great experience whether its as simple as a smile or the right answer to your question. They remain in constant contact with tournament officials via radio and are always willing to assist you.
EASY ACCESS TO THE EVENT DIRECTORS
If you have a question or concern, the event director is easy to find and always ready to help.
PROFESSIONAL TRAINERS & MEDICAL STAFF
We provide Emergency Medical Technicians to assure that your athlete is cared for by professionals should the unfortunate occur.
OVER FIFTEEN YEARS OF NATIONALS at UNIVERSAL ORLANDO
Unlike many new events that pop up each year, you'll never have to wonder if the US Spirit Nationals will be canceled, have a date change or only have a few teams in attendance. 2011 will be the 15th Anniversary of the US Spirit Nationals at Universal Orlando. We actually have to turn teams away many years as the team entries are limited to assure a quality experience.
Teams compete in an incredible and truly unique venue. Unlike a windowless concrete hall with nothing else to see or do, Universal Orlando provides the best of all worlds! An open-air, completely covered venue that is within the incredible Universal theme parks and within steps or world class attractions, rides and restaurants.
INCREDIBLE WARM-UP AREA
We make sure to provide every team with a warm-up area that includes stretching mats, spring tumble tracks and a full spring warm-up floor identical to the competition floor. The full floor also has a sound system. Every team is provided time in each area of the warm-up area. US Spirit Staff is present at every station and provides on-going time announcements so you know how much time remains in each station.
For over 15 years, US Spirit and Universal Orlando have partnered to provide the most unique national championship experience in the world! US Spirit is the ONLY event that takes place inside the parks at Universal Orlando. Why does Universal choose to partner with US Spirit, because US Spirit can provide the level of professional administration and experience that Universal demands. You'll also find that we partner with some of the industries top spirit industry service providers to make sure your competition experience meets your expectations at every level.
EVERY COMPETITOR RECEIVES AN EMBROIDERED PATCH
Each competitor receives a custom designed embroidered souvenir patch. Our patches are not canvas circles with a few lines of embroidery. They are 100 percent thread, custom created for the event each year making them a unique item to commemorate the championship! Each patch can be sewn or ironed onto the participants favorite jacket, bag or garment.
EVERY TEAM RECEIVES A TROPHY
We know teams work very hard to get to nationals. To recognize that commitment, each team receives a trophy no matter where they place and is recognized during awards ceremonies!
NATIONAL CHAMPION AWARDS
Winning national champion teams receive a beautiful custom trophy with real metal cups, a national champion banner suitable for display at your school or facility, individual custom designed die cast champion medals for each team member and coach, and embroidered national champion jackets or backpacks for most teams.
EARLY REGISTRATION DISCOUNTS
Well reward you for getting your forms and deposits in early! Getting your forms in early makes sure you groups has a spot and it also allows us to better prepare for the competition.
Being inside the worlds number one theme park means there is a lot to see and do so its important that you and your parents be able to plan your day. We make sure we are on-time with competition schedules. We also provide multiple award ceremonies to get you and your parents out of the venue sooner so you can enjoy the parks. In the rare occasion that the schedule is delayed due to injury or weather, we do our best to get it back on time as quickly as possible.
TAKE ALL YOUR AWARDS HOME THAT DAY
No ordering or post event shipping! All National Championship prizes will be available for immediate pick-up following your awards ceremony.