You are cordially invited to attend the 31st Annual Charleston Cup Gymnastics Invitational be held at the North Charleston Convention Center. Come and enjoy the southern hospitality in what Conde’ Naste and Travel and Leisure Magazines have ranked as the Number 1 place to visit in the US. Please join us as we celebrate our 31st Anniversary Meet. Last year’s Charleston Cup consisted of over 1800 athletes from across the US. Participants have included foreign teams as well as US National Team Members. Each competing gymnast in this year’s cup will receive commemorative Charleston Cup Apparel. Also, all registered coaches will receive a unique Charleston Cup memento.

By popular demand we will once again be hosting EVENT FINALS for USAG Levels 6-10 as well as XCEL Gold, Platinum, and Diamond with an additional set of awards for the athletes and an opportunity for the team coach to earn a cash prize based on the total number of athletes they qualify and compete at the event finals competition.

Please note that the ENTRY DEADLINE is December 10, 2019, however for the last several years the meet has filled four to six weeks prior to the deadline date. In order to provide the highest quality meet for you and your athletes, all entries will be accepted on a first come basis. No refunds of any type after January 10, 2019. Substitutions or level changes are accepted on a space available basis. Meet schedule and all meet information will be posted on the website by January 15, 2019.


Date of Meet: February 28 – March 1, 2020

Meet Site/Format: 
The North Charleston Convention Center is just a short ride from the historic downtown district, the beautiful beaches, Tanger Outlet Mall and the Charleston International Airport. Equipment by SA Sport – Capital Cup Format

Meet Director: Paul Padron | (843) 200-5429 or

Levels: USAG Women’s XCEL (Diamond, Platinum, Gold, Silver, Bronze)
USAG Women’s Levels 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10/Elite

All sessions of the Charleston Cup are judged by Brevet, National and Level 10 rated officials from around the country. Many of these are the same judges you will see at State, Regional and National Championships.

All sessions will be divided in 3-4 equal age groups with 50% of places awarded for event and AA. Awards for each of the age divisions will be given immediately following each session. Event and all around winners will receive our custom Charleston Cup medals.

Team awards will be given to the 1st – 3rd Place Teams in each level.




Entry Fees:
Levels 6-10/Elite, XCEL Gold-Platinum-Diamond: $125.00

Level 1-5, XCEL Bronze and Silver: $110.00

Level 1-2: $85.00

Team Entry Fee: $50.00 per level – top three scores


Registration and payment for the 2020 Charleston Cup is an easy two-step process.

Step 1 is making the Reservation on the USAG Reservation System

Step 2 is making the Registration payment on is integrated with the USAG Reservation System Reservations—the USAG Reservation System will transfer to your Club’s account with If your club doesn’t have an account with, they will create one automatically for you after your Reservation. To finalize your registration, go to, select the 2020 Charleston Cup and pay your entry deposit or total fees. Once your initial payment/deposit is made this will guarantee your teams spot in the competition. You may continue to make level changes, additions and scratches on the USAG Reservation system until December 10, 2019. Any updates on your USAG Reservation will transfer to your Meet Roster on as well. No paper entries or mailed deposits can be accepted. All entries and payments must go through the online system.


Charleston Cup supports the Collegiate Gymnastics Growth Initiative. $1.00 of every entry goes directly into this endowment account with the intent of encouraging universities to create opportunities for future collegiate women’s gymnastics.

Charleston Cup is also a proud contributor to the Hydrochepalus Association.

Meet Location

North Charleston Convention Center | 5000 Coliseum Drive | North Charleston, SC 29418