Biles Invitational 2020

Third Annual Biles International Invitational & Nastia Luikin Cup:
February 13 - 16, 2020

 

Location:

We are proud to announce that this year's competition will be held at the NRG Arena! The main arena features 24,000 square feet of floor space with arena seating for 8,000 spectators, and Hall D features 100,000 square feet of floor space with bleacher seating around each competition floor for up to 500 spectators. This larger venue will allow us to accommodate up to 6000 athletes and will feature 5 competition floors, each with a theme from the upcoming and previous Summer Olympic Games. New for this year, we have been awarded the Nastia Luikin Cup Invitational designation. NRG Arena is located at 1 NRG Parkway, Houston, TX 77054. Click here to preview the venue space. Parking at NRG is $15.

Event Extras:

This year for the Simone Biles Invitational, we wanted to provide a complete experience for everyone, so we have incorporated additional events for you to partake in at this year's competition. For the athletes, we will be holding a Sweetheart Dance in honor of Valentine's Day, on Friday night from 8 - 10 pm at NRG Arena (upstairs). For the coaches, we will be hosting a coaches party on Saturday night from 9 - 11 PM (must be 21+ to attend) at NRG Arena (upstairs). And for our fans, we will hold an autograph signing session on Friday and Saturday from # - # PM, featuring: [athletes will be named once confirmed]. Tickets will be available online only for as long as they last, and once they're gone, they're gone!
There will be an open practice day on Thursday, February 12th, at NRG arena for our athletes and coaches that are traveling for the competition. Please contact our meet director, Amanda, to get more information on available times and to register for the open practice.

Registration:

Registration opens on March 1, 2019, and will be on a first come first serve basis. There will be no preregistration period for this year's competition, only open registration, and once the competition is filled, additional entries will be accepted on a case by case basis based on availability. You MUST submit the official entry form provided on this website to gain entry to the competition. 

We are requiring that gyms complete their registration through USAG's online portal. Any gym that does not complete the online meet registration process will not be allowed to compete in this competition. If you have already registered through USAG and have not submitted your registration fee, please mail the check to our meet director as soon as possible to guarantee your place in the competition (address on information sheet above). Checks should be made payable to World Champions Centre. The deadline for entry is November 15th and a late fee will be applied to all entries received after that date.

All equipment used during this competition will be supplied by Spieth America.


Fees:

  • Team Entry: $50
  • XCEL: $115
  • Level 1 - 5:  $125
  • Level 6 - 10:  $140
  • Prices listed are per athlete. Team fees are paid per team level entered for the team award. Please make all checks payable to World Champions Centre


Entry

  • Day pass: $15 child | $25 adult
  • Weekend: $30 child | $40 adult
    Tickets available at the door.  Seniors 65+ and military (with ID) receive child price for the event.  Credit cards will also be accepted (tax applied).



Exclusive Invitational Leo:

For the Invitational, GK has created another one-of-a-kind Simone Signature leotard for our competition that cannot be purchased online or in stores.  You may preorder the leotard for $40, and we will have a limited number on hand for sale in our Proshop during the competition for $50 but cannot guarantee sizes.  All preorders and payments must be received by November 30, 2019.  Due to the lead time for production, no acceptions will be made. Once your gym registers for the competition a pre-order form will be sent via email to your club manager.  Please email proshop@wccgym.com with any questions. Preordered leos will be available for pickup at the event at our onsite Proshop at NRG.

Hotel:

Please click here to find more information on the partner hotels available.

Sponsors and Vendors:

If you are interested in being an event sponsor or are would like to have a vendor booth at our competition, please contact Michelle at events@wccgym.com for more information.

Photography:

We have partnered with RZN Sports Photography to provide dynamic competition photos of your athletes for this year's event. Your photo package includes ALL of your athlete's photos during the competition, not just one of your choosing, and they will be available to access in an online gallery for you shortly after they are finished competing. If you would like more information or to pre-order a photo package, please click the image below. Be sure to use the coupon code BILES10 for an additional $10 off your photo package.