WELCOME TO GRACE!
Welcome to GRACE GYMNASTICS center at the Lakewood YMCA! This site represents our competitive teams and not the recreational side of gymnastics at the YMCA. You may obtain that information from http://www.ymcapkc.org/. Thank you for visiting and we hope you find the information you need!
Kevin Milliren, our program director, may be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org You can also reach him by phone at the number listed above. Please contact us if you have any questions or would like to visit our facilities.
Grace Gymnasts Shine at 2014 Y Nationals!
"Our Championship Division kids (levels 9 & 10 - the top division) took first place - National Champions!!! Our team won by 17 points!" - Coach Kevin
Here are some other major finishes:
- Levels 9/10 - Jr Division - Lexi McKnight is National Champion! She is also national champ on vault, 2nd on bars, 4th on beam and 3rd on floor
Hannah Hamlin was 2nd all around, national champ on bars and beam, 7th on vault and 4th on floor
Emily Beck was 6th all around, 4th on vault, 5th on bars, 6th on floor
Tayler Johnston placed 10th on floor
- Levels 9/10 - Sr Division - Julia Salazar is National Champion! She is also national champion on vault and floor. 8th on beam and 4th on bars
Keeley Kirkley was 2nd all around, 2nd on vault, 2nd on bars, 4th on beam and 2nd on floor
Tierney Goaslind is National Champion on bars and beam
- Level 8 - "Our level 8s placed 3rd as a team. Our 8 team consisted of two veteran gymnasts, and five first time competitors. All but two qualified for the All Around final. They didn't look like rookies at all. Very proud!" -Coach Kevin
In the Jr Division Bailey Miller placed 7th in the all-around, Olivia Reardon 15th, and Elizabeth McKnight 24th
In the Sr Division Sarah Crum placed 6th in the all-around and Allyssa Natsiopoulos placed 7th.
Congratulations to all the gymnasts; you represented Grace proudly!
In The News...
2014 Scarecrow ScrambleThe 2014 Scarecrow Scramble is scheduled for November 7 - 8!
Click here for registration information.
TEAM COACHES NEEDED!
Grace Gymnastics is seeking people with competitive coaching experience to become a member of our team, coaching staff - levels 2-5 and/or optional coaching experience. Knowledge of the USAG JO compulsory program and routines is required. Starting pay is commensurate with ability. Hours are flexible and are anywhere from 12 to 20 hours a week. For those interested in applying, please click here, scroll down to "Lakewood Family YMCA" and click on the link for either "Intermediate" or "Beginning Level Gymnastics Team Coach".Updated: 07/28/2014