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2020 Hug and Kiss Meet

Countdown to 27th Hug & Kiss Meet


Hershey Aerials Competitive Gymnastics Team

The Hershey Aerials are a competitive Women’s USAG Gymnastics team that trains at the Gymnastic Center of Hershey and the Gymnastics Center of Hershey Training Center.  The Aerials team spans levels 2 to 10, as well as Xcel levels Bronze, Silver, Gold, Platinum and Diamond. The team attends competitions in Pennsylvania and other states in Region 7, including select invitationals in the Eastern United States.  Our large coaching staff boasts 50+ years experience and the gymnastics center is equipped to train gymnasts at the highest level, while still having fun and adhering strictly to USAG safety standards. The Aerials have set the standard for gymnastics excellence and fun in Central PA.




FEB. 12-14, 2021



Come join the sweetest meet in Pennsylvania! Registration is now open! 


The Gymnastics Center of Hershey (GCH) Parents Association will be hosting the 27th Annual Hug & Kiss USA Women’s Artistic Gymnastics Meet in February 2021. Hug & Kiss is sanctioned for Levels 2 through 10, and all five Xcel divisions.

This well-known gymnastics competition attracts more than 800 athletes from across the mid-Atlantic region.

We of the GCH Parents Association take great pride in having the reputation of generously awarding all competitors. Awards go to 50 percent places, and we give away several door prizes at each awards session.  All gymnasts from levels 2 through 4, and Xcel divisions Bronze-Silver are recognized at awards.

Don’t miss one of the best run and fun-filled meets of the year!

As a fun fundraising event, the Hershey Aerial gymnasts take a Trolley Ride through the Sweet Lights!

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Hershey Aerials Team

Gymnastics Center of Hershey Parent Association

Phone: 717-641-3169

Gymnastics Center of Hershey Parent Association

The Gymnastics Center of Hershey Parents’ Association (GCHPA) is a parent-operated, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides young amateur athletes financial support and encouragement to experience competitive gymnastics opportunities at the local, state, regional and national levels. The Association is run by an Executive Board of elected members who serve on a volunteer basis.  The GCHPA and The Gymnastics Center of Hershey/Gymnastics Center of Hershey Training Academy are separate entities. 

Gymnastics Center of Hershey

Link to the Home Gym of the Hershey Aerials Team, Levels 2, 3, 4 and Xcel Bronze, Silver, and Gold.

Gymnastics Center of Hershey Training Academy

Training Center for Hershey Aerials Team Levels 4 - 10 and Xcel Platinum and Diamond.

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