Biles Invitational 2019
Second Annual Biles International Invitational
Below you will find the schedules for the Elite Qualifier as well as the Optional, Compulsory, and XCEL competitions. There may be a few adjustments as we get closer to competition, however, consider this the final schedule.
Preregistration for the Biles International Invitational is closed at this time and we have limited availability for additional athletes. Please email our Meet Director at email@example.com to request entry if you have not already registered for approval which will be based on our current availability by level. If you have already preregistered through USAG and have not submitted your preregistration fee, please mail overnight the check to World Champions Centre as soon as possible to guarantee your place in the competition. Payments must be received by Wednesday, September 12th in order to ensure that your place in the competition is secured. Checks should be made payable to World Champions Centre.
For full registration, we are requiring that gyms complete their registration through USAG's online portal. Once registration has been completed and all athletes and coaches have been registered, please print out a hard copy and mail it along with your competition entry payment to World Champions Centre. Any gym who does not complete the online meet registration process will not be allowed to compete in this competition.
- XCEL Bronze and Silver, and Level 1 - 4 athletes will be competing at the Houston Marriott North, located at 255 N. Sam Houston Pkwy East, Houston, TX 77060.
- XCEL Gold, Platinum, and Diamond, and Level 5 - 10 athletes will be competing at the Hilton North Houston, located at 12400 Greenspoint Drive, Houston, TX 77060.
Both are located off Beltway 8 and Greenspoint Drive, behind the Greenspoint Mall. They will be providing complimentary shuttle service to and from George Bush International Airport (IAH) for the length of the competition, and are also able to provide shuttle service to surrounding restaurants in the area. Complimentary parking is available on property at both hotels.
The Elite portion of the competition will be held at the World Champions Centre, located at 28865 Birnham Woods Drive, Spring, TX 77386. We are located on the NW corner of Grand Parkway (TX-99) and Birnham Woods Drive, across the street from the Montgomery County Fire Department and Stripes gas station. There is parking available in the front, back, and along the north driveway leading towards the back of the building.
All equipment used during this competition will be supplied by Spieth America. Also, Simone Biles will not be competing in the Elite Qualifier.
- Team Entry: $50
- Elite Compulsory: $75
- XCEL, Level 1 - 5: $95
- Elite Optional: $125
- Level 6 - 10: $135
- Make all checks payable to World Champions Centre
- Day pass: $15 child | $25 adult
- Weekend: $25 child | $45 adult
Tickets available at the door. Child ticket is for 10 years and younger. Seniors 65+ and military (with ID) receive child price for the event. Credit cards will also be accepted.
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 December 1, 2018. Due to the lead time for production, no acceptions will be made. Click here for the preorder form. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions and MAIL your completed order form and payment to World Champions Centre.
Xcel, Compulsory, Optional: Hilton North Houston & Houston Marriott North
Hilton North Houston: Set in the North Houston Business District and less than 8 miles from George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH), the Hilton Houston North hotel is the perfect location for your visit to Houston. We're in the TripAdvisor Hall of Fame and boast 480 well-styled rooms and suites, plus an Executive Level with Concierge Lounge and upgraded amenities to ensure the perfect stay. Complimentary shuttle transportation is provided by the hotel to and from George Bush Intercontinental Airport, and the area surrounding the hotel up to a 5-mile radius. Complimentary parking is also available in the parking garage, as well as the parking lot surrounding the property. Room rates are $99 per night plus applicable taxes. Click here for the reservation page. (Reserve before January 24th to secure your room at the discounted rate.) XCEL: Gold, Platinum, Diamond; Compulsory Level 5, Optional 6 - 10 will be held here.
Houston Marriott North: Experience the perfect blend of style, comfort, and convenience at Houston Marriott North. Conveniently located near George Bush Intercontinental Airport, our hotel provides easy access to the North Houston Business District, as well as popular attractions including the Sam Houston Race Park and Sam Houston State University. Take care of work tasks in the morning using our high-speed Wi-Fi and ergonomic workstations, or kick back on our luxury bedding while browsing the premium cable and movie options on our flat-panel TVs. When you get hungry, head over to our on-site restaurant, DEN, for American cuisine and an extensive wine list. Burn off some calories at our fitness center featuring cardio equipment and free weights, then go for a swim in our indoor/outdoor pool. Complimentary shuttle transportation is provided by the hotel to and from George Bush Intercontinental Airport, and the area surrounding the hotel up to a 5-mile radius. Complimentary parking is also available. Room rates are $99 per night plus applicable taxes. Click here for the reservation page. (Reserve before January 24th to secure your room at the discounted rate.) XCEL: Bronze, Silver; and Compulsory Level 1 - 4 will be held here.
Elite Qualifier: Hampton Inn North Houston Spring & Hilton Garden Inn
Hampton Inn: Located in the lush forests of Spring, Texas, just off I-45, Hampton Inn & Suites North Houston Spring is only 20 minutes north of Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport, and minutes from dining and shopping at The Woodlands Waterway and Market Street. Attend a concert at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, or enjoy a fun festival at Towne Green Center. Relax at the Lake Conroe Recreation Center, and visit The ScrapYard Sports Center and Park for basketball, baseball, and soccer tournaments. Houston Zoo, the Houston Museum District, the Toyota Center, and the George Mitchell Nature Preserve are all within convenient reach of our Spring, TX hotel. Our bright and comfortable guest rooms offer free WiFi, a flat-screen HDTV, and a mini-fridge. Prop your laptop on the handy lap desk and work comfortably on the clean and fresh Hampton bed®. Room rates are $104 per night plus applicable taxes. Click here for the reservation page. (Reserve before January 30th to secure your room at the discounted rate.)
Hilton Garden Inn: Get away from the downtown Houston traffic and noise at our Hilton Garden Inn North Houston Spring hotel. Located between Spring and The Woodlands, you’ll be close to everything you need in a peaceful, upscale hotel. We are one mile from ExxonMobil Springwoods Village Campus and 20 minutes from Bush IAH. Spacious rooms feature a large desk with ergonomic chair, plenty of charging outlets and complimentary WiFi. Wake up early to maintain your workout routine in the fitness center with cardio machines, free weights, Pilates ball, and yoga mats. Enjoy your favorite cuisines or try something new at one of over 40 restaurants within five miles of our hotel. Mingle with friends at our full-service bar and in the mornings, sit down to a made-to-order breakfast in our restaurant. Room rates are $119 per night plus applicable taxes. Click here for the reservation page. (Reserve before January 23rd to secure your room at the discounted rate.)