Chelsea Piers Winter Challenge

February 16-17, 2019

Location: Chelsea Piers Connecticut
1 Blachley Road, Stamford, CT 06902

Chelsea Piers Connecticut and Chelsea Piers New York are proud to invite you to the 6th annual Chelsea Piers Winter Challenge. Join in the fun of this exciting competition for both boys and girls teams.

Once again, Chelsea Piers Connecticut will be our impressive venue. All Girls sessions are held upstairs in the Field House and will be scheduled Saturday and Sunday. Boys sessions are held in the Gymnastics Center and will be scheduled Saturday and Sunday.



Competition Details


  • Registration prior to November 30th requires a $300 non-refundable deposit (Girls JO, Girls Xcel, Boys JO) along with estimated number of athletes at each level. Please use our online reservation form.  We accept credit card and check payments.
  • Roster due with balance by November 30thPlease note that space will not be held for any team without payment in full accompanied by complete roster, including USA Gym number and birthdate.
  • No refunds after December 20th.  
  • Consideration of requests to replace athletes and/or change athlete levels will be given based on specific session availability at the time of the request.   No additional charge prior to January 31st.  A $20 late fee will be added to requests granted after this date.  
Levels USAG Levels 2-10 & Xcel USAG Levels 4-10 & Junior Development
Format Modified Capital Cup
(2 sets of AAI equipment)
Traditional Format
(Palmer Spring FX, AAI equipment)
Entry Fees
Levels 2-5 & Xcel $90
Levels 6-10 $115
Team Fee $45/level
Levels 4-6 $70
Levels 7-10 & Junior Development $90
Team Fee $45/Level or Division
Team Formats
Levels 2-7, Xcel Brz, Slv, Gold top 4 scores count
Levels 8-10, Xcel Plt/Dia top 3 scores count
Levels 4-6 top 4 scores count
Levels 7-10, Junior Development top 3 scores count
Awards Age divisions determined by even split of registered athletes. 50% awards given. Age divisions per USA Gymnastics standard. Determined by athlete’s age as of 9/1/2016. 50%  awards given.
Spectator Admission
Adult $15/session or $25/day
Child (4-12) $10/session or $20/day
No charge for admission for Boys sessions.

Hotel Information

Sheraton Stamford Hotel
700 East Main Street. Stamford, CT 06901, United States Phone: 203.358.8400

The Sheraton Stamford is the official hotel partner for Chelsea Piers Connecticut. Located only a mile away and in the heart of Stamford, the Sheraton boasts 379 guest rooms, plentiful meeting space and an array of amenities. For reservations with our Chelsea Piers Winter Challenge rate, click here.

Dining Information

Chelsea Piers offers on-site food service at All Star Bar + Grill. Off-site options include The Waters Edge at Giovanni's, located just minutes from the Chelsea Piers campus, which is ideal for team dinners.

Also at Chelsea Piers Connecticut

Chelsea Piers offers a number of drop-in activities to do throughout the day including Splash Zone, Adventure Zone (Jump Zone and Climb Zone), batting cages and more. To view the full drop-in schedule please click here.

NOTE: Reservations are required for use of the Splash Zone and Adventure Zone, please call 203.989.1000 in advance.

Team Photo. All rights reserved.

2017 Event Photos

2016 Event Photos

2015 Event Photos

2014 Event Photos

2018 will be our fifth year hosting the Chelsea Piers Winter Challenge. In the past years we have had up to 1200 athletes competing. The Girls competition will take place in the spacious Field House with 2 competition gyms running. Competitive Sessions will be held February 17-18, 2018 (Saturday and Sunday). The Boys Competition will take place on the Main level in the Gymnastics Gym.

Our 2018 Winter Challenge vendors will be set up with an area on the Main Floor in the Lobby. Spectators and athletes will pass directly by this area after each session on their way to the awards ceremonies, which will take place in the “Infield” and "The Loft," also located on the Main Floor.

Chelsea Piers Connecticut is also the home and host to numerous other sports and events, including swimming, figure skating, ice hockey, tennis and more. Vendors will be visible and accessible to all visitors of Chelsea Piers Connecticut throughout the weekend.


VENDOR SPACE 10 X 10* $600
VENDOR SPACE 20 X 20* $800

*1/2 page program ad included for all onsite vendors.

NOTE: Sponsors & vendors may not compete with Chelsea Piers Connecticut sponsors; excluded categories include competitive branded sports apparel & footwear, bank, beverage and hospital. Non-branded apparel is allowed.

Please direct inquiries to Kim Rich at