Ashley has participated in
gymnastics since she was seven.
Her love for both the sport and
working with kids has led her to a
passion for coaching which she
has done since she was twelve. She cannot think of anything better than having fun while helping kids reach their athletic goals in becoming a better gymnast.
Juan loves to exercise. The
only other thing he loves just
as much is sharing his
knowledge of exercise. He
has experience in many fields
of athletics and performing arts such as ballet, modern dance, martial arts, powerlifting, body building, hula dancing, track, swimming, football, parkour, free running, surfing, skateboarding, and of course gymnastics. Throughout his life Juan has done many performances in front of audiences of thousands. Juan likes to inspire students that they can be and do anything, as long as they work hard enough.
Lorena has been part of
gymnastics since she was
small girl. She was a
competitive gymnast for
10 years and graduated high School as a Lelel 9. She attended Long Beach Sate for Kinesiology with a concentration in Coaching. She competed on CSULB's All-Girl Cheer Team and won four National Championships. She has been 10 years of coaching gymnastics with ages 2-18.
As a former competitive gymnast,
Suzanne knows the challenges
and rewards that go along with a
sport like gymnastics. She
strives to create an environment that is fun and promotes self-esteem and confidence. She wants every student to find their place and progress as far as their dreams will take them. Suzanne was introduced to gymnastics when her Mom enrolled her in gymnastics at the age of five. She developed a passion for the sport and worked her way onto one of the nation’s top gymnastics teams where she competed for many years. Having profited in many ways from the lessons she learned as a gymnast, Suzanne is committed to the notion that "fitness isn't an option, it's part of life." Following in her footsteps, her twelve year-old daughter is also a competitive gymnast.
Julien has been practicing
tumbling, trampoline, and
doing acrobatics for 6 years.
He has coached parkour and freerunning for 2 years and loves sharing his knowledge with others. His favorite color is green and he really enjoys coffee.
Nataly has an office
administrative back ground and
loves kids. She is currently
studying to become a nurse
and is CPR certified. Working in an office in an environment full of children is the perfect place for Nataly. She is also in charge of Parents Night Out (PNO) and birthday parties.
Clinton has been coaching
gymnastics, tumbling and
trampoline and cheer for many
years. He has a passion for
coaching kids of all ages and loves his job. Clinton coaches many of our beginning, intermediate and our pre-school classes. He also coaches Xcel team members. He brings a huge energy to our gym and gets a huge reward from seeing his students progress.
Loana has nearly 18 years of
gymnastics teams around the
world. In addition, she is a FIG
Brevet Judge and FIG Academy Brevet Coach. She has close to 10 years of international experience as a judge. She has served as a judge at World Championship, World Cups, and Multi-Sport Games. Her passion for gymnastics developed at a young age as she worked towards becoming an Elite level gymnast in Puerto Rico. Loana loves to dance and it shows in her choreography with her knowledge of ballet, jazz, contemporary and, of course, Latin styles. In addition to her passion for gymnastics, she is passionate about life and is a certified Life Coach.
Head Coach - Floor/Beam
Kelley has been coaching
gymnastics for 25 years. His
strong work ethic and
commitment to the sport of
gymnastics is unsurpassed. As a highly respected coach in the gymnastics community, Kelley has produced Elite level gymnasts and has produced numerous National Champions. In additon to coaching, Kelley has been the State TOPS Director for USA Gymnastics. Prior to focusing on gymnastics, Kelley was a consultant for Red Bull, Nike, Billabong and Vans in the Extreme Sports arena and was successful in sending two students to the X Games. Over the past ten years, he has been nominated for Coach of the Year many times and has seen his students reach multiple State, Regional and National titles. Throughout Kelley's coaching career he has had many students earn full scholarships into the National Collegiate Athletic Association.
Brooke has nearly 17 years of
coaching experience with both
recreational and competitive
gymnastics. She also has over 10
years of administrative experience as a program director. Brooke absolutely adores kids and has been involved with the sport since the age of 5, both as a competitive gymnast and coach. Gymnastics has essentially been her life as opposed to just her job. Brooke is exceptional with children and we are excited to have her as part of our Flight School family!
Holly started gymnastics when
she turned 5, just shortly after
she fell in love with the sport
after watching the 1996 Summer
Olympics. She competed in club for 10 years where she was the 2009 Level 9 Western National Vault & All Around Champion. Holly graduated from San Jose State University where she received a full ride scholarship for gymnastics. Gymnastics has been part of Holly's life for 18 years and hopes to continue that for years to come. Holly is an Academy Coach and is excited to be here at Flight School Gymnastics.
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Shannon grew up in the sport of
gymnastics and later turned to
dance. She was a a competitive
gymnast for years and is now
pursuing a Degree in Dance. Shannon has been coaching for a number of years and is very dedicated to coming into the gym to coach when she is not in school. Her dance background gives her a meticulous eye for body shapes.
Hailey began the sport of gymnastics
just before she turned 4 years old
and has been involved with the
sport ever since. She competed for 10 years where she was a five-time level 10 Junior Olympic National Championships qualifier and invited to the Olympic Training Camp in Colorado for placing 4th All-Around at the 2009 Level 10 Nationals. After competing in club, Hailey continued her journey competing in the NCAA’s. She graduated from Oregon State University where she received a Full Ride Athletic Scholarship for gymnastics. Hailey is a professional USAG member, Safety & Risk Management Certified, and is looking forward to starting her new chapter with Flight School Gymnastics.