website hits Gymnastics Zone: August 2011

Saturday, August 27, 2011

Competitive Team Mini-Meet

Coach Carolan will be holding a mini-meet for levels 4, 5 & 6 on Friday, September 2nd. The schedule is as follows:

Be at gym no later than 4:45pm
Warmups begin at 5:00pm
March in will be at 5:30pm

Please be sure your gymnast is "meet-ready" (competition leos, warmups, gymbags and hair competition appropriate). Make sure they have everything they may need in their bags (water, small snack, grips, etc).

If you have any questions, please contact Coach Carolan.

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Welcome to Our New Head Team Coach

The Gymnastics Zone is very proud to announce that Bogi Michovsky has joined our staff as the new Head Coach for the Competitive Team Program.

Bogi, is originally from Bulgaria, where he was a National Team member, from 1988 to 1992 and was National High Bar Champion. He has attended the National Academy of Sport, where he earned his Bachelor's degree in Physical Ed and Sport. Bogi made his coaching debut as Head Coach in club CSKA-Sofia from 1993-1997 where he earned the title of National Aerobic Head Coach. 

This led him to participate in four World Aerobic Championships where the Bulgarian Team received 1st place in 1997 in Perth, Aus. He moved to the US in 1998, Bogi began coaching at "Above & Beyond", in Napa as Heads Boys Coach and most recently as an Optional Level coach at Redwood Empire Gymnastics in Petaluma. When Bogi isn't coaching, he enjoys spending time with his wife (our very own Coach Mimi) and his two daughters.

Please join us in wishing Coach Bogi a warm welcome!

Friday, August 5, 2011

Level 4 Practice Meet

The Level 4 team will be running through a "practice" meet on Saturday, August 13th.  If you'd like to come get a sneak peek at their skills before they set off on the road to competitions, come join us, cheer them on and get them used to being in front of an audience.  March-In time is 1:30pm.