Announcement

2016 Olympic Gold Medalist Laurie Hernandez is coming to Beauty and the Beast Invitational on Saturday, January 19th!

Beauty and the Beast Invitational Gymnasts! A gymnastics superstar is coming to our event! 2016 Olympic Gold Medalist Laurie Hernandez will spend Saturday, January 19 at our event! You have the opportunity to meet Laurie, win great prizes, and fundraise for Youth Protection Advocates in Gymnastics (Y.P.A.G.). Y.P.A.G.’s mission is to educate Parents, coaches and

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YPAG unites communities to educate parents, coaches and athletes on the emotional, physical and sexual safety of youth in gymnastics.

We believe we must be mindful of trends in culture and media and how they influence our athletes. We encourage education, awareness and advocacy that leads to a positive body image, a healthy relationship with food, empowered self-esteem, healthy management of social media, physical safety and honoring the impressionable psychological and sexual development of youth. YPAG is a trusted resource to guide and unite our gymnastics community through the complexities of today’s gym culture.We honor that trust by ensuring NO CHILD is harmed under our leadership.

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Contests

Be the FIRST to Meet & Greet Laurie Hernandez AND spend 5 private minutes with Laurie!

Be the FIRST to Meet & Greet Laurie Hernandez AND spend 5 private minutes with Laurie! A superstar like Laurie deserves a grand welcome, and that’s what we’ll give her! Laurie’s arrival at the Beauty and the Beast Invitational will be a moment of high drama. All eyes will be upon her and cameras will

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PopSocket Party With Laurie!

PopSocket Party With Laurie! Looking for a PopSocket that SIZZLES? The top 5 fundraisers between Sunday, December 9 and 11:59 pm Thursday, December 13 win an exclusive Lucas Sports PopSocket, the ONLY PopSocket on the planet that: – Rocks Lucas Sports’ super-snazzy “Reach For Your Star” gymnastics logo! – Is autographed by the one & only

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Double Your Donations up to $500!

Double Your Donations up to $500! Special double opportunity: All on-line donations received from Sunday, December 2 through 11:59 pm Thursday, December 6 up to $500 will be automatically doubled! For example: Raise $100 and get credit for $200. Raise $250 and get credit for $500. Raise $500 and get credit for $1,000. This is a GREAT

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Laurie Hernandez

About Laurie Hernandez

Who is… Laurie Hernandez Gymnastics Beginnings Lauren Hernandez was born on June 9, 2000 in New Brunswick, NJ. Her parents put their 5-year-old daughter in dance and ballet classes, but it wasn’t holding her attention—her parents had to bribe her with sugar cookies to make her go to class. One day, a more exhilarating sport

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Clinics

Private Clinic with Laurie Hernandez

The top 30 overall fundraisers will get to participate in an additional private gymnastic clinic with Laurie Hernandez.

Dinner with Laurie

How to attend dinner with Laurie Hernandez

The top 10 overall fundraisers will attend a private dinner with Laurie.