Presidents Update – June-July 2019

President’s Update
July 1, 2019

To All NGJA Members,
With summer in full swing, here is a quick NGJA update:

  1. The NGJA Celebrates its 50th Anniversary – the NGJA was formed on April 25th, 1969 and is celebrating its 50th
    year as an organization. Please check the NGJA website to learn more about the history of the NGJA. Look
    under the NGJA tab at historical documents to discover the rich history of our organization.
  2. The 2018 – 2019 judging season – The judging season is almost over with only 2 competitions remaining:
    a. US Qualifier – July 5 – 8 at the USOTC in Colorado Springs, CO
    b. USA Championships – Aug. 8-11, 2019 at the Sprint Center in Kansas, MO
  3. USA Championships in Kansas City – August 8-11, 2019, are the dates for the USA Championships in Kansas City,
    MO. The NGJA will hold its annual meetings at this event. NGJA members are invited to attend and observe.
    More information on the date and time will be provided next month.
  4. 2019 NCAA Judging Season – for a final look at the statistics from the 2019 season, go to
    then Men, then Charts, then All Team Charts to see the Home/Away difference!
  5. – remember to check the NGJA website during the summer for more information.
    I hope you had a successful 2019 judging season!
    Mike Juszczyk
    NGJA President