USA Gymnastics’ Athlete Health and Wellness Council, made up of medical and mental health professionals, program representatives and athlete representatives, has developed the following position statement to serve as a re-integration strategy for return to gymnastics training:
The documents will provide you with important information on why a gradual return to gymnastics is important, how to manage that return for your athletes, as well as other health guidance. This content is specific to physical and mental health aspects associated with a return to gymnastics. This document does not address infectious disease principles involving COVID-19 and the opening of gymnastics facilities. Please reference USA Gymnastics’ Member Club Considerations for a Safe Re-opening document for further information regarding COVID-19.