XX. Adoption of WGI Rules and Regulations

  1. WGPO has adopted the WINTER GUARD INTERNATIONAL rules and regulations for its contest rules, code of ethics, competition procedures, definitions of eligibility, and adjudication standards. The WGI rules shall work in conjunction with the WGPO rules and regulations. WGPO will utilize the score sheets and judging standards established by WGI.
  2. After becoming a member of WGPO, all units will receive a copy of the WGI Guard or Percussion Rule Book and agree to abide by these rules, regulations and procedures. It is the responsibility of the member units to be knowledgeable of the contents of the WGPO Handbook, the WGI Adjudication Manual and Rule Book, The WGI Procedure Manual and communicate these contents to staff members, performers and supporters.