Meet The Team
Director of Gymnastics
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Boys Team & Rec. Lead
Coach David is the head of the boys gymnastics and Ninja Zone program at Gym Magic. David rebuilt the men's gymnastics program and has been coaching at Gym Magic for 10 years. He started gymnastics at age 12 and did gymnastics for 7 years. David was the state champion every year he competed at optional levels and qualified for regional and national competitions. He currently teaches the men's competitive team and boys recreational gymnastics as well as a few ninja classes. David loves coaching because he loves gymnastics, and loves creating a fun learning environment for children to grow.
Rachel grew up in Champaign, Illinois and attended I-Power School of gymnastics for 6 years and competed until level 7 then started ballet, jazz, and acrobatics. She started coaching preschool gymnastics at I-Power when she was 17 years old. Rachel moved to Las Cruces to get her Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology specializing in exercise science. She has coached at Gym Magic for four years, being a preschool, recreational, competitive team coach, and dance instructor. She is currently coaching our level 2s, 4s, 5s and the level 6s and does their floor choreography as well. She has recently passed the exam to become a JO judge and is currently practicing judging. Her favorite part about being a coach is watching her kids make progress and watching them get new skills.
-CPR/First Aid/CDC heads up concussion training
-Safety and risk management
Team Gymnastics Instructor
Jordan is originally from Phoenix, Arizona and attended Phoenix Gymnastics Academy. She started gymnastics in kindergarten and quit following Level 8 Regionals. Throughout her gymnastics career she achieved many accomplishments. Some of these accomplishments include qualifying for state all six years of her competitive career and qualifying for regionals in level 7 and level 8. Within these years she was Level 4 Bars State Champion, Level 4 All Around State Champion, Level 6 Vault State Champion, Level 6 Bars State Champion, Level 6 All Around State Champion, Level 7 Bars State Champion, and Level 7 Region 1 Bars Champion. Jordan is currently attending New Mexico State University with a plan to pursue either Physical Therapy or Occupational Therapy and has coached gymnastics a little bit throughout high school and now in college. Jordan started coaching at age 17 at her original gym, Phoenix Gymnastics Academy, coaching recreational gymnastics.She loves coaching because it keeps her connected to the sport she loves being able to share her passion with young athletes.
Team Gymnastics Instructor
Julius started getting into cheerleading his senior year of high school at Farmington High School. After graduating high school, Julius coached at Farmington Gymnastics for multiple years, coaching teams 1-5, xcel, and recreational classes. At Gym Magic, Julius coaches our pre team and level 1 programs, preschool gymnastics, recreational, and helps with xcel. Most recently, Julius opened a tumbling class for ages 12+. Julius says he loves coaching gymnastics because he enjoys seeing the kids learn the fundamentals of tumbling and gymnastics.