Gymnastics Competition Production Company


High 5 Meets is a gymnastics event production company.  The founders have 35+ years of experience in designing, organizing and executing top-quality gymnastics meets. Our expertise results in the best, most innovative, and smoothest-running events around.  We focus on creating a positive and fun competitive experience for athletes, a comfortable and generous atmosphere for coaches, and great viewing and amenities for parents, families and friends.  Our mission is to provide athletes and families, at all levels of competition, an experience they will cherish, and give coaches a fun-filled, smooth running meet they can count on.

 High 5 Meets is dedicated to creating the best meet you’ve ever hosted!  We assist and consult on all aspects of the event production.  High 5 specializes in high-quality production timelines, troubleshooting and most importantly executing top-notch gymnastics meets.  High 5 can handle all your meet needs: official meet logos, themes, branding, obtaining facilities, getting sponsors, designing competition layouts, creating unique promotional items, scoring system consultation, meet program creation, acquiring judges and more.  Why worry about all the details, when there is a group that has the experience, industry contacts and the know-how to smoothly execute your gymnastics invitational? If you have experience operating smaller meets, but you want to run a much bigger production, recruit High 5 Meets to be on your team. If you’ve never hosted a meet, and are looking to start, High 5 will offer a world of expertise and assistance to help you pull-it-off.  Let High 5 meet your needs, and exceed your expectations!

We look forward to hearing from you!


There are five owners of High 5 Meets:  Kathy Nelson, Rick Nelson, Wendy Nelson, Jack Nettesheim, and Linda McDonald.

Kathy & Rick Nelson, Wendy Nelson and Jack Nettesheim, own and operate four gymnastics clubs in Wisconsin, three Midwest Twisters Gymnastics clubs (home to the “Harley Invite”) & WCGC. They have created and hosted various gymnastics competitions through their 30+ years in the industry.

Some events include: The “Harley Meet” (celebrating its 17th anniversary in February 2019), Compulsory and Optional state meets, Region 4 Regional Championships and numerous local invites since 1983.

Kathy is the Operations Manager for Midwest Twisters, WCGC and the Harley Meet. Rick has been the USAG State Chair for Wisconsin since 1997. Wendy is the owner and manager of Gym Treasures. Jack manages all equipment, facility and logistical components of the clubs and the meets they host.

Kathy, Rick, Wendy and Jack have partnered with Linda McDonald.  A native of Green Bay, Linda currently lives in Illinois.  A former coach, Linda is a judge for USAG, NCAA, AAU, YMCA & ISHA competitions.  Linda has been judging competitions throughout the USA for over 30 years and is currently the NAWGJ Illinois State Judging Director.

High 5 Meets’ dedicated support team includes staff with many years of professional advertising and marketing expertise, website development & design capabilities, email marketing development, graphic design and more! The combination of experience and diverse backgrounds allows High 5 Meets to create the most exciting event for your gymnasts, families and club!