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.
National Association of Women's Gymnastics Judges
Pre-team and Classes
Team coach, former competitive gymnast, 30 year veteran coach, attended and received training at Regional & National USAG Congresses.
Team; Veteran coach, attended and received training at Regional & National USAG Congresses.
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
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.
During Ericha’s gymnastics career, she was State Champion twice in the All Around and Level 10 State Champion on the balance beam. She is a 4 time Regional qualifier and a Junior Olympic National Qualifier and was a member of the 2011 and 2012 Level 10 State Champion team for the state of Georgia.
Since retiring from gymnastics she has been coaching team, is certified in CPR, first aid, and safety certified through USAG. Ericha is also a certified compulsory judge.
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.
Team coach, former competitive gymnast, internationally trained 10 year veteran coach
A competitive athlete since the age of 6, all sports she participated in required extensive physical & mental preparation - gymnastics, boxing & kick boxing (trained at Evander holyfield' gym in Atlanta for a short time & then with the south African kick box champion), and racing light weight twins in the motorcycle roadracing circuit. "You can't do these sports without also preparing mentally - you are asking your body to do and take the irrational and handling fear is a big part of the game."
Pre-team & Classes
Team Coach, former competitive gymnast, 15 year verean coach, attended and received training at Ragional & National USAG Congresses.
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.