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Katie has been coaching at Shrewsbury since 2006 after being introduced by her coaching mentor Marsha Reardon. Although her time as a gymnast herself was short lived and recreational, Katie found new passion at SGS and decided to pursue coaching full time. Since then she has learned from all the greats of this little family and become head coach as well as manager at Shrewsbury. You can find her coaching the team, behind the desk, answering emails and social media, covering the occasional class, and bringing her son Del to work! Katie is a dedicated and determined coach and truly believes that everyone, no matter how experienced, always has something new to learn.
Cheerleading and gymnastics has been a part of Andrea’s life since she was 2 years old. Coach Ed was her first gymnastics coach and Shrewsbury Gymnastics was her first home. She became a cheerleader at the age of 7 and continued cheerleading and coaching cheerleading through college. She has been a competitive cheerleading coach for almost 15 years (Pop Warner and All Star). In addition to coaching cheerleading, she has been a gymnastics coach since she was 17. She has coached a wide variety of gymnastics including Parent & Child, Monmouth County Parks system, boys, youth, tumbling classes, and a lower level USAG team. After taking a 2 year break from coaching gymnastics she is very happy to be back at Shrewsbury Gymnastics coaching various classes and as the Assistant JOGA Team Coach. She is also a certified Competitive Cheerleading Judge. Andrea explains, “I love being able to coach athletes in a sport that has been such a big part of my life for so many years.”
Piper has been part of Shrewsbury Gymnastics as a student since she was 3 years old. She explains, “All of my former and current coaches have helped shape me into the person and gymnast I am today. They taught me how to love every aspect of the sport of gymnastics, and that’s what I hope to do for my students.” Piper currently teaches Monmouth County Parks, preschool and youth classes as well as assists with coaching pre-team. In addition to coaching she is a level 1 gymnast and one of the team captains on the Shrewsbury Gymnastics JOGA competitive team. She loves competing alongside her teammates and mentoring them. She says, “Whether it’s toddlers or teammates, I love helping them enjoy gymnastics and gain life skills along the way!”
Claire has done gymnastics at Shrewsbury for 12 years and is a level 2 gymnast on the JOGA competitive team. She has been coaching for about 4 years. She currently coaches Pre-Team. Claire explains, “Coaching has been a passion of mine for a very long time and I love seeing kids accomplish their goals.”
Paige has been coaching with Shrewsbury since she was 17 years old and is also a former student of Shrewsbury Gymnastics. Currently, she is a rising junior at the University of Connecticut, and will be on their cheer team this year! While home she has coached a wide range of classes at Shrewsbury, from parent-child to advanced, and she is currently coaching Monmouth County Park classes ages 6-8 and Team. Paige explains, “I strive to be a mentor and use my experience to provide a fun and active environment for children to develop useful skills in and out of the gym.”
Julia attends Middletown High School South. She has been going to Shrewsbury Gymnastics for 11 years! She is currently a level 4 on the Shrewsbury Gymnastics competitive JOGA team. Julia has been coaching for almost a year. She coaches Monmouth County Parks, pre-school, and youth classes. “I love to coach because it is such a fun job where I can do so many things that I love like gymnastics, working with kids, and helping others! SGS has always been such a loving and welcoming environment to me, so this is just one of the many reasons that I chose to work and compete here,” says Julia.
Lucy attends Rumson Fair Haven High School and is currently a level 3 gymnast on the JOGA competitive team. She has been doing gymnastics at SGS for 10 years and has been a part of the coaching staff for the past year. She currently coaches Monmouth County Parks and pre-school classes. Lucy explains, “Throughout my time at SGS, I have always loved the coaches, and admired them and their kindness. When I started coaching, I strived to be like my coaches. This gym like a family, that I am so blessed to be a part of.”
Coach Kelsey has been apart of SGS since she started classes at the age of five. With her mother, Coach Marsha, being a head coach at the gym since it opened, Kelsey has always been involved with classes and coaching techniques. Throughout her life she’s been a dancer and athlete. Kelsey has been teaching on and off at SGS since 2004, and is currently coaching intermediate and the advanced class, and offers private sessions.