USA Jump Rope is extremely excited to include the 2020 Virtual International Open Tournament during the 2020 Virtual Nationals to celebrate our 25th Anniversary! You will be able to compete from your home or local gym if your country allows practices or anywhere suitable that works for you. The events will need to be filmed with the USA Jump Rope timing tracks heard clearly in the background and uploaded to a specific website we will provide. 

 

There will be a time frame for filming and uploading your events, a time frame for judges to judge and enter scores and a week of scheduled events for athletes, family, and friends to watch pre-recorded events. A virtual awards ceremony will happen after all events are shown.

What is the Fee Structure for Virtual International Open Tournament?

Option 1: 

$75 USD fee to compete in all six (6) events which includes:

30 Second Speed

30 Second Double Unders

1 Minute Speed

3 Minute Speed

Triples (15+) OR 30 Second Criss-Crosses (14 and under)

Single Rope Freestyle

Option 2:

$15 USD per event of your choice. You can choose 1-5 events under this option.

All fees will be paid online by credit card through PayPal


Event Timeline:

The tentative time frame is:

  • July 5 - Registration deadline (extended)

  • July 6-19 – Submission/uploading events

  • July 20-August 1 – Judging

  • August 3-9 – Viewing and Winner Announcements

 

The events offered will be:

  • 30 Second Speed

  • Single Rope Speed

  • 30 Second Double Unders

  • 3 Minute Speed

  • Triples (Ages 15 and older)

  • NEW EVENT: 30 Second Criss-Crosses (Ages 14 and under)

  • Single Rope Freestyle 

25th Anniversary Merchandise
USA Jump Rope is selling 25th Anniversary Commemorative T-shirts, Tack Pins and Booklets (like the Nationals Program).  Pre-Orders for the merchandise and other items can be purchased through the online store by clicking here
Speed and Power Event Requirements

Speed and Power Event rules will be similar to the onsite rules, with the following updates:

  • No spacing requirements

  • Athletes can only submit one video per event

    • Video must have the USA Jump Rope timing track clearly audible

    • For the NEW 30 Second Criss-Crosses Event, when filming, use the timing track for 30 Second Double Unders or 30 Second Speed

    • No second attempt submissions will be accepted No editing, no wording, no music

  • Film in portrait mode with the camera focused straight on the athlete

    • Do not angle camera up or down

    • Athletes must be in the frame the entire time.

    • Person filming the athlete can either stay stationary or move with the athlete if the spin to insure the best possible judging for each athlete.

  • Submitted videos must be newly filmed and not used from another online competition.

  • Current National records cannot be broken in the Virtual National Tournament.

  • USA Jump Rope Rules will be used for these events. Please reference the USA Jump Rope Rulebook below. 

Single Rope Freestyle Requirements:

Single Rope Freestyle rules will be similar to the onsite rules, the following updates:

  • Spatial requirement will be awarded to all athletes regardless of ability to move in area where freestyle will be completed.

  • Athletes must film in landscape mode.

    • Do not angle camera up or down

    • Athletes must be in the frame the entire time.

  • No editing, no wording, no music

  • Athletes can only submit one video

    • Video must have the USA Jump Rope timing track clearly audible

    • No second attempt submissions will be accepted

  • USA Jump Rope Rules will be used for these events. Please reference the USA Jump Rope Rulebook below.

Watch Party!

Your events will be featured on our YouTube Channel during the viewing time once the events are judged. We will announce the winners in a Virtual Awards Ceremony and Virtual Badges will be emailed to the 1st-3rd place finishers in each event, and participation certificates will be emailed to all participants. We will give everyone their age division and a list of heats so you, your family and friends can view you competing. Everyone can log on and watch from the safety of their homes!

Reference Material:

 

Timing Track Files:
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  • 30 Second SR Power
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  • 60 Second SR Speed
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  • Three Minute Speed
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  • Triple Unders
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  • Freestyle Events
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2020 VIRTUAL INTERNATIONAL

OPEN TOURNAMENT

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