Home of Internationally & Nationally Trained Staff
INTRODUCING OUR STAFF...ONLY THE BEST!
Oconee Gymnastics & Cheer proudly boasts one of the most experienced staff in the state! Collectively, the OGC staff boasts well over 100 years of gymnastics, tumbling and cheer experience.
Allison Blount Bodin
Team Coach, National Association of Women's Gymnastics Judges
Pre-Team and Classes
Ansley Tiller Christopher
Former NCAA coach the past 3 seasons with 12 years of club experience which included two years at OGC where she started our team with 6 gymnasts.
Prior to OGC she coached several level 10 regional championships qualifiers, including three-year (2007-09) Junior Olympic National Championships qualifier Lindsey Cheek. Cheek went on to earn a scholarship to Georgia. Bridget also mentored gymnasts to the level 9 Eastern National Championships.
Former Gymdog, Choreography
Team & Tumbling Coach Dorothy has a gymnastics background that spans 26 years. She competed through L8 at Rome Gymnastics and was a UGA competition cheerleader. She has coached gymnastics and cheerleading for the last 16 years, everything from infant through adult age-groups at various skill levels. Most recently she was one of the Level 5-6 coaches at ACGA.
An Olympic Coach with too many accolades to list. MANY young gymnasts Elena worked with eventually went on to receive full collegiate scholarships throughout the US. She has worked with NUMEROUS Renown World Class Elite Gymnasts trained for Collegiate Gymnastics, Nationals, Worlds & the Olympics. She coached 5 Olympians in her career as well as coaching Elite Gymnast Kytra Hunter to the National Team & the 2009 World Championships. Kytra is currently a gymnast for the Florida Gators.
Grace Taylor Johnson
Former Gymdog, Choreographey
Coach Gerg has been been personally involved with the sport of cheer and tumbling for more than 25 years. Gerg has more than 15 years of coaching experience teaching tumbling, stunting, All-Stars, and game-ready cheerleading in every age group up through collegiate levels. He has extensive training in spotting techniques for both tumbling and stunting, focusing on safety, regardless of skill level.
Pre-team & Classes
OGC Athens Team Coach
Patti's daughters, Ashley & Courtney, were Highly Decorated Gymdogs. Courtney was a Bronze &Silver Medalist in the 2004 Olympics. Patty is a Preschool, Class & Pre-team Coach.
Sharon has taught gymnastics for 36 years, 19 of those were with Cincinnati Gymnastics, one of the top gyms in the country, with Olympian and Hall of Fame Inductee Mary Lee Tracy. Not only has Sharon coached many champions, both Sharon’s daughters, Karin and Krisiti, were on the National Team as well as former Gym Dogs. Karin Lichey was the only Gym Dog in history to score a perfect 40.