High5 Meets is a gymnastics event production company. The founders have combined years of experience in designing, organizing and executing top-quality gymnastics’ meets to result 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.
High5 Meets is dedicated to creating the best meet you’ve ever hosted! We handle, assist and consult on all aspects of event production. High5 specializes in top-quality, production timelines, troubleshooting and most importantly executing top-notch gymnastics meets. High5 can handle all your meet needs from logos, themes, naming and branding to obtaining facilities, getting sponsors, designing competition layouts, creating unique promotional items, scoring system consultation, meet program creation, judges and more. Why worry about all the details when there is a group that has the experience, industry contacts and know-how to smoothly execute your gymnastics invitational? If you’ve operated smaller meets and have always wanted to run a much bigger production, High5 Meets is the group you want on your team. If you’ve never hosted a meet and are looking to start, High5 can offer a world of expertise and assistance to help you pull-it-off. Let High5 meet your needs and exceed your expectations!
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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 10th anniversary in February 2012), 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.
High5 Meets dedicated support team includes staff with 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 High5 Meets to create the most exciting event for your gymnasts, families and club!