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Xcel Championships Invitational

  • Branson Convention Center 200 Sycamore Street Branson, MO, 65616 United States (map)

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This is a post regional invitational with USA Gymnastics Xcel Regional and/or Xcel State qualification scores required. The purpose is to determine the best Bronze, Silver, Gold, Platinum and Diamond gymnast on each event and the all-around in each age group in the country. Only those clubs that have gymnasts that meet the entry requirements (qualify) are invited to this nationwide event.

Qualifying AA Score at Xcel State or Regionals: 33.5

Qualifying Event Specialist Score at Xcel State or Regionals: 8.5

*Remember to BOOK your hotel rooms before the deadline dates listed with the hotels below to get the best rates.

Meet Site: Branson Convention Center. Courtesy of

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*Hotels, Important Information and Branson Visiter Information below.

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Each club must be ready to enter the Xcel Championships Invitational at the end of your Regional Competition or State Competition. During your Regional or State Championship update your USA Gymnastics Meet Reservation with your actual entries and pay for your entries using There are two payment options ACH and Credit Card. Pay by ACH (electronic check) there is no fee. If you choose to pay by credit card the processing fee is 3%. This must be done by the Wednesday, midnight after your Regional or State Championship or by May 9, 2019 whichever comes first. Don’t forget to include each athlete’s size for their leotard.

Entry Fee is $125.00 and includes the gymnast’s leotard. There are no refunds for any reason.

For scratches or changes in athlete or coach information, USE THE USA GYMNASTICS RESERVATION SYSTEM and MEETMAKER.COM.

After Scratching a Gymnast, Level Change, Correction, or Adding, please email Rhonda at to let her know.

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Please support our host and partnering hotels by making sure the coaches and parents of your gymnasts have this information. Please do not make reservations online or at other hotels. The Xcel Championships Invitational has partnered with hotels in the area. We want your stay to be as comfortable as possible, so check out the different hotels that are available for your stay below. Don’t forget to mention Xcel Championships Invitational when booking your room!

IMPORTANT NOTE: Please be sure to book your hotel early! It is a busy weekend in Branson. Also, please be aware of individual hotel cancellation policies when you book.

Hotel Grand Victorian


2325 W Hwy 76, Branson, MO 65616

Group Rate Deadline: May 7, 2019 | $79.95 per night

Call Cindy (417) 336-2935  Ext. 104


Residence Inn Branson

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280 Wildwood Drive South, Branson, MO 65616

Group Rate Deadline: May 7, 2019

Studio: $129.00

One Bedroom: $134.00

Two Bedroom:  $189.00

Call Genesis at (417) 336-4077



Honeysuckle Inn & Conference Center

3598 Shepherd of the Hills Expressway, Branson, MO 65616

Group Rate Deadline: May 14, 2019 | $85 per night w/ Free WIFI

Call (417) 335-2030



Quality Inn

1835 W Highway 76, Branson, MO 65616

Call (417) 336-1600



Southern Oaks Inn

3295 Shepherd of the Hills Expy, Branson, MO 65616

Call (417) 335-8108


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