Above & Beyond
Team Fundraising Challenge
Why go Above & Beyond?
The Pink Invitational is the largest gymnastics fundraising event in the nation. 100% of the proceeds benefit Unite for HER nonprofit organization, supporting those affected by breast and ovarian cancers.
The Pink Invitational raises funds for Unite for HER through event sponsorship, ticket and apparel sales, donations, and the Above and Beyond Team Fundraising Challenge.
The Above and Beyond Team Challenge is a fundraising opportunity that enables teams to make an impact on the lives of those affected by breast and ovarian cancers.
To participate in the challenge, a team must commit to raise $500 (or more) above the entry fee and associated meet fees. Teams that decided to opt into the challenge are permitted to submit their registration one week prior to the general meet registration date. By committing to the challenge, a team commits to raise $500 or more for Unite for HER.
Registration for Above & Beyond Teams: September 1, 2023
General Registration: September 10, 2023
How It Works
Join the Above & Beyond Team Challenge
During registration, check yes for Above and Beyond. Or, contact us to let us know you’re joining the team challenge.
Set Up Your Team Fundraising Page
You’ll receive instructions on how to create your team page. Setup is quick and easy, and the page makes fundraising a piece of cake!
Become a Top Fundraiser for Exclusive Prizes
Reach and exceed your fundraising goals to win gift cards, celebrity photo sessions, exclusive meet and greets, and more!
2023 Top Fundraising Teams
For our 2023 event, we had 66 teams participate in the Above & Beyond Club Team Challenge virtually across the nation, collectively raising more than $220,000! The gymnastics community continues to inspire us, setting the bar higher each year. Clubs have raised funds in a variety of creative and resourceful ways, and our top fundraising teams were:
1. Gymnastics Express Too: $27,530
2. AJS Pancott Gymnastics: $21,543
3. Hope Gymnastics: $14,697
4. Somerton Gymnastics: $12,018
5. Central Bucks Gymnastics: $12,000
6. Precision Athletic Center: $10,897
7. Berks East $10,238
8. Thrive Gym: $8,878
9. Power and Grace: $7,050
10. GCA of CT: $6,224
Prizes & Incentives
- Top team will receive a Meet & Greet session (one autograph plus photo with celebrity gymnast and 15-minute Q&A session) with a celebrity guest *Must raise $25,000 or more (contingent upon securing a celebrity, date and time TBD)
- Top 5 teams that raise $12,000 or more will receive a photo session (photo by professional photographer, no outside photo or autographs) with the celebrity guest
- Top three teams will have a grant donation made in their name to a local breast cancer center
- Top 10 teams will receive a gift from Mancino Manufacturing Co., Inc.
- Top 10 teams are guaranteed entrance to the 2025 Pink Invitational (w/Above & Beyond participation)
- Top 25 teams will be featured in the Pink Invitational program
- All teams will receive an appreciation photo plaque
See Your Impact
The incredible fundraising efforts of Above and Beyond teams have a direct impact on thousands of breast cancer and ovarian cancer patients nationwide.
Unite for HER provides education, community, and integrative therapies like medical acupuncture, oncology massage, nutrition consult, fresh vegetable deliveries, healthy meal kits, professional counseling, fitness memberships, and more to ease side effects from treatment and support their overall well-being.
With your participation, Unite for HER will serve more than 5,300 patients this year alone.