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STOP!  If you are a current USTA member wishing to renew or upgrade your membership for the current season, YOU MUST LOG IN TO THE MEMBERS ONLY SECTION TO RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP AFTER AUGUST 20. 

PLEASE DO NOT USE THE ONLINE MEMBERSHIP FORM ON THIS PAGE - IT IS FOR NEW MEMBERS ONLY. 

If you need assistance logging in, please contact anna@ustwirling.com.



Join now ! There are many benefits to being a USTA member:

For athlete members:

. Proof of Membership with Member ID #
.Ability to enter USTA competitions without paying Member for a Day fees
. $10,000 in medical and dental insurance coverage
. National Entry Flyer, USTA News & Views, our monthly eNewsletter and Catch It! eZine.
.Access to information and resources in the “Members Only” section of the USTA website
. Elite member athletes are able to enter the U.S. Trials, PreTrials and International Cup competitions and also have access to the “Elite Members” section of the USTA website for rule clarifications, updates, U.S. Trials and U.S. PreTrials handbooks and other resources

 


Professional members:

. Proof of Membership with Member ID #
. $2 million in liability insurance for certified professional members (Insurance is not available to registered professionals.)
. Ability to request a Certificate of Insurance for facility rentals
. Inclusion in USTA Professional Listing
. Access to information and resources in the “Professional Members Only” section of the USTA website
. Elite Professionals also have access to the “Elite Professionals” section of the USTA website for rule clarifications, updates, U.S. Trials and U.S. PreTrials handbooks and other resources
. Voting privileges for Professional members who are 18 or older

 

MEMBERSHIP TYPES


First Year Individual: You may only apply for this membership one time. It is for first-time members of USTA. If you have been part of an organization or team in the past you are still eligible to apply as a First Year Individual member as long as you have never held any type of individual membership. If you have been an organization athlete or team athlete in the past your ID # will remain the same, only your member type will change. Please ask your team coach what your ID # was.

Full: The Full Membership is for athletes who have already held a First Year Individual Membership in a previous season or for a new member who would like to receive the Winners' Issue of Catch It! Magazine.

Family: This member type can be used for additional siblings in a twirling family. The first member must be a Full, Elite or Professional member. Additional siblings/family members may sign up for a Family membership. The first family member (the full, elite or professional member) will receive the National Entry Flyer, USTA News & Views monthly eNewsletter, and Catch It! eZine.

Elite: This member type is required for all participants in the U.S. Trials, PreTrials and International Cup Programs. All participants (even if multiple family members) must have an Elite membership to participate in these programs.

Team Membership: This member type is for only one unchanging team and/or 15 or fewer athletes. You are required to submit a roster with athlete names, addresses and birthdates. The team will be assigned a Member ID # and each athlete on the team will be assigned a Member ID #. Each athlete’s Member ID # must be submitted when filling out entry forms for competitions. Should these individual team athletes decide to apply for an individual membership their Member ID # will remain the same, only their member type will change. It is NOT necessary to list athletes on your team membership application if they already have an individual membership. An individual membership allows them to participate in all individual AND team/group events. The team membership ONLY allows them to compete in team/group events and the foundation events of basic, military, presentation and parade march. To compete in individual events (including compulsory/movement technique evaluations) athletes MUST hold some type of individual membership. The Team membership type receives the Catch It! eZine and Winners' Issue Magazine (mailed to the team director only), a proof of membership letter with the team ID # and accident insurance on each athlete listed on the roster.

Organization Membership: This member type is for more than one team and/or 16 or more athletes. You are required to submit a roster with athlete names, addresses and birth dates. The organization will be assigned a Member ID # and each athlete within the organization will be assigned a Member ID #. Each athlete’s Member ID # must be submitted when filling out entry forms for competitions. Should these individual team athletes decide to apply for an individual membership their Member ID # will remain the same, only their member type will change. It is NOT necessary to list athletes on your organization membership application if they already have an individual membership. An individual membership allows them to participate in all individual AND team/group events. The team membership ONLY allows them to compete in team/group events and the foundation events of basic, military, presentation and parade march. To compete in individual events (including compulsory/movement technique evaluations) athletes MUST hold some type of individual membership. The Organization membership type receives the Catch It! eZine, Winners' Issue (mailed to the team director only), a proof of membership letter with the team ID # and accident insurance on each athlete listed on the roster.

Professional, Certified: For coaches and judges who have completed USTA coach or judge certification. First-time certified Professionals will receive a certificate and first-time certified coaches will receive a coaches’ patch. Minimum age 16. Minimum age to vote 18.

Professional, Registered: For coaches who have not completed USTA coach certification. Not eligible for insurance coverage. Minimum age 16. Minimum age to vote 18.

Professional, Elite: Must be a Level I certified coach or judge. This membership level is REQUIRED for U.S. Trials, PreTrials and International Cup coaches and judges. Minimum age 16.

Alumni: This member type is for former athletes and their parents/other relatives, retired coaches, judges, and anyone interested in supporting twirling. You will receive a proof of membership letter, sent by e-mail, if one is provided. You will also receive the Winners issue of Catch It! Magazine. This member type does NOT include the privilege of entering competitions, insurance coverage or Professional voting privileges.

 
 

HOW TO REGISTER


Apply for your Individual Membership online!

An Individual Membership is necessary to satisfy the membership requirement for all levels of competition (Local, State, Regional and National) if an athlete is going to compete in any solo/pairs events. All Elite, Professionals and Full Members receive the Catch It magazine.

Apply for your Team/Organization Membership online!

A Team/Organization Membership satisfies the membership requirement for Teams/Corps for all levels of competition (Local, State, Regional and National) WITHOUT every athlete on the team/corps having to be an individual member when the team/corps is going to compete.

You can now download and mail in your application for the 2017 season.

2017 Individual Membership Application

2017 Team and Organization Membership Application