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Beauty & the Beast Invitational
January 19 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
More than 1300 athletes and 3,000 spectators from throughout New England will converge at the RI Convention Center Jan. 19-21, 2018 for the Inaugural Beauty and the Beast Gymnastics and Wrestling Invitational This unique event combines gymnasts and wrestlers competing side by side in a safe, fun-filled environment. The meet is sanctioned by USA Gymnastics. Competition in both sports will be held 8 a.m.-10 p.m. daily.
The Beauty & the Beast Invitational is a proud partner of Beat the Streets Providence and Providence Turners Gymnastics Program. Both organizations provide positive enriching opportunities for inner-city youth. Beat the Streets utilizes wrestling as a hook to draw at-risk students into a positive after-school environment where they receive mandatory academic support, connect to strong mentors, engage in healthy physical activity, learn about nutrition and general health, and incentives to attend and succeed in school. The program currently serves over 700 area underserved youth. The Providence Turners provides free gymnastics coaching and training to underserved youth.
Adult admission is $20 daily or $30 for a weekend pass. Youth admission (under 12) is $10 daily or $15 for a weekend pass. For more information: www.beautyandthebeastinvitational.com