IMPORTANT TRAVEL ADVISORY FOR FEB 23-25: Traffic in the Bay Area will be difficult, especially on Friday. Please plan ahead and leave early.

Spirit of the Flame Challenge • February 23–25, 2018

New Venue!  San Mateo County Event Center

Level 10's FREE

  • …when you bring 4 or more levels.
  • Level 10 JO National Qualifiers for 2017 all receive free entry.

Fun for Everyone!

  • Men’s & Women’s Artistic, Levels 2 – Elite plus Xcel competitions.
  • Special events and/or prizes for athletes, coaches, judges, friends & family.
  • Kids Fun Zone

Memories to last a lifetime...

  • Attend California’s Premier Gymnastics Event!
  • So much to see on three competition floors.
  • Explore the beautiful San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Valley.

Everybody Wins!

  • Leos for girls, t-shirts for boys
  • Gorgeous medals and trophies
  • Awards by age groups
  • Coaches and judges hospitality
  • Coffee cards for top AA coaches

Referral Bonus

Refer a new team that competes at 2018 SOTF and you BOTH receive $50!

High Level Competition

  • Top gymnastics teams from the USA and around the world.
  • Top Level 10, Elite & National judges.

Why is Spirit of the Flame™
California’s Premier Gymnastics Event?

I love attending the Spirit of the Flame Invitational. Woodward West support the professionalism and friendliness that we experience for the staff, coaches, athletes and parents.  I cant wait every year to come back and enjoy this wonderful meet!!!!

Debbie Jarrett

Gymnastics Director, Woodward West

One of the best events I’ve ever been to.

Stoyan Deltchev

Olympian & Owner, Deltchev Gymnastics Academy

Great equipment, awesome venue, strong competition and the energy throughout the meet is fantastic. The highlight is the big screen display of legendary gymnastics!

Mel Ruggiero

Owner, Airborne Gymnastics

Great competition, well run meet, great judges, great hosts, great food and most of all great athletes! FUN!

Pat Warren

National Judge and Coach

happy girls
parallel bars

San Jose Mercury News Reports on SOTF!

"Santa Clara: Olympic dreams for young gymnasts, fun for others, at Spirit of the Flame Challenge at convention center"

"12th Spirit of the Flame provides spectators a 'taste of the Olympics'"


What are you waiting for?  Register Your Team   Contact Meet Director

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