Mini Stars

Mini Stars Preschool Gymnastics

Mini Stars

  • Weekly Progress Updates
  • Teaches taking turns
  • Helps to improve balance
  • Helps to develop Coordination
  • Great parent/tot bonding experience

During each class a coach will guide parents in assisting their child through station based activities along with an obstacle course. These courses will help teach basic motor skills and is an introduction into structured classes. Only one parent per child is allowed out on the floor at a time. We encourage parents to switch weeks so that each has an opportunity to assist their child.

Class Content

Floor

10 minutes

Trampolines

5 minutes

Bars/Beams

10 minutes

Open Classes

Day(s):

Mini Stars

Sterling Heights

Monday 4:45pm - 5:15pm

Status: OPEN


Mini Stars Coach
Halley Capizzo

Instructor


Mini Stars

Sterling Heights

Thursday 4:45pm - 5:15pm

Status: OPEN


Mini Stars Coach
Halley Capizzo

Instructor


Mini Stars

Madison Heights

Wednesday 5:45pm - 6:15pm

Status: OPEN


Mini Stars Coach
Audrey Jett

Instructor



Course Instructors

Girls Team Coach Gymnastics

Alexis Misany

Girls Team Coach

I have been a gymnast my entire life, and I was a competitive gymnast at SGA. This is my first year coaching and I love it! I want to be a child psychologist when I grow up. My favorite quote: "Laughter is timeless, Imagination has no age and dreams are forever."

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

Watch the kids have fun and love gymnastics

Coach Gymnastics

Anna Keyorkgy

Coach

I was a gymnast for 7 years and absolutely love this sport. I also have experience with soccer and volleyball. Sports are vital to a child's growth and I want to be part of that process. Favorite Quote: "You never fail until you stop trying." My favorite book is pride and prejudice I love reading! I want to be a neurosurgeon when I grow up.

Favorite Event to Coach:

Bars

Reason for Coaching:

I love working with kids and seeing them grow as people

Coach Gymnastics

Audrey Jett

Coach

I have a cheerleading background. I want to be a veterinarian and have a pet bunny named Sawyer. I absolutely love coaching gymnastics and can’t wait to meet you!

Favorite Event to Coach:

Bars

Reason for Coaching:

I love working with children, interacting with them and seeing them learn new skills.

Coach Gymnastics

Bella Jarvis

Coach

I have 10 years experience as a gymnast. I love the sport and cant wait to coach your child!

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

I love working with children

Coach Gymnastics

Emily Hubbard

Coach

I have 10 years of experience in sports. I am a camp counselor & my favorite hobby is softball. Favorite Quote: "You will face many defeats in your life, but never let yourself be defeated"

Favorite Event to Coach:

Beam

Reason for Coaching:

I love seeing gymnasts improve over time.

Coach Gymnastics

Francesca Cantalini

Coach

I have many years of experience as a gymnast along with 10 years of cheer experience. I am looking forward to the opportunity to encourage, motivate and coach your child! Favorite Quote "But we cannot simply sit & stare at our wounds forever"

Reason for Coaching:

to encourage kids to embrace their love for gymnastics and have fun!

Coach Gymnastics

Franceska Ivezaj

Coach

I have 3 years experience as a gymnast and I look forward to working with your child!

Favorite Event to Coach:

ALL

Reason for Coaching:

I love helping kids

Coach Gymnastics

Halley Capizzo

Coach

I have 10 years as a gymnast, 2 years cheerleading and 5+ years as a competitive dancer. My specialty is Favorite Quote: "Home is where the heart is"

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

To help kids expand their gymnastics skills

Coach Gymnastics

Isabella Guy

Coach

I have been a dancer for 11 years. When I grow up I want to be a nurse anesthetist. In my free time I like to paint, read, and play with my hedgehogs. Favorite Quote: "Keep trying until you succeed."

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

I love coaching because I enjoy being able to work with kids!

Coach Gymnastics

Jenna Kakos

Coach

I have 10 years experience as a gymnast,. I love this sport and cant wait to convey my love of this sport to each and every child! I can't wait to meet you and your child. Favorite Quote: 'Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard"

Favorite Event to Coach:

Beam

Reason for Coaching:

I love seeing kids get skills they've been working on and doing better in gymnastics.

Preschool & Recreational Director Gymnastics

Jesse Mercado

Preschool & Recreational Director

I have over 30 years experience as a gymnast and 20+ years coaching gymnastics. I look forward to positivity influencing each and every gymnast! Favorite Quote "You've got all it takes, but it will take everything you got"

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

You personally affect the life, path, and attitude of a child. That is an amazing responsibility.

Coach Gymnastics

Kaitlin Korich

Coach

I’ve always loved being active, my love of gymnastics started when I became an all-star cheerleader. I would always help my younger sister with her gymnastics and I loved seeing her learn something new. I love working with kids and seeing them excited when they learn new skills.I look forward to meeting you and coaching your children.

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor Exercise

Reason for Coaching:

I love working with kids and helping them to stay active and learn new skills.

Coach Gymnastics

Lindsey Ng

Coach

I have 8 years experience as a gymnast & 2 years of cheerleading experience. I am very excited to be coaching gymnastics here at SGA. Favorite Quote: " When you get tired learn to rest, not quit."

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

"I love working with kids and helping them grow."

Coach Gymnastics

Mackenzie Jarvis

Coach

5 years gymnastics experience! I am very excited for this new adventure and the chance to make a difference for other gymnasts! Favorite Quote "One day at a time"

Girls Team Coach Gymnastics

Michaela Fisk

Girls Team Coach

I was a gymnast for 12 years, 6 of those 12 was competitive gymnastics! I continued doing some skill work while in college and I have been coaching for 8 1/2 years. I love to read, travel, and eat!! My favorite sport besides gymnastics is hockey! I look forward to meeting you and your child!

Favorite Event to Coach:

Beam

Reason for Coaching:

Seeing the kid’s confidence in themselves grow as they learn new things!

Coach Gymnastics

Paige DeRuiter

Coach

I have 5 years experience as a gymnast. I am a competitive swimmer for the past 6 years, along with 2 years experience in track and dance. I love being active and love to chance to role model positivity to children. Favorite Quote: "Everything happens for a reason"

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

Teaching children new skills while having fun.

Coach Gymnastics

Rachel Glew

Coach

I have a degree in Chemical Engineering. I was a gymnast for 12 years. I have a background in swim, cheer, and dance. I'm from North Carolina (coastline). I love Rock Music My favorite Quote is "Keep trying, keep believing, be happy, don't get discouraged, things will work out"

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

It's so exciting and rewarding when a gymnast gets a new skill they've been working so hard on!

Coach Gymnastics

Rebekah Jeon

Coach

I have a background in cheerleading, swim, martial arts, dance and musical theater. I want to be a pediatric surgeon. I love coaching preschool! I look forward to coaching your child in the near future.

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

Seeing the kids get excited when they achieve a skill.

Floor Manager Gymnastics

Riley Frazier

Floor Manager

I have been coaching at SGA for over 3 years. I played softball for 2 years and was a cheerleader for 5 years. I have siblings who currently attend SGA one of which is on our competitive team. My favorite subject in school was math and I love to read. In my spare time I love to spend time with my family and friends. I am in school earning a degree in Elementary Education. I am very excited to meet you and your child!

Favorite Event to Coach:

Beam

Reason for Coaching:

Watching the progression of the kids and building the relationships I have with them.

Coach Gymnastics

Samantha Vires

Coach

I have experience with travel soccer. I love children and can not wait for the opportunity to contribute to your child's life in a positive way! Favorite Quote: "It always seems impossible until it's done."

Favorite Event to Coach:

Beam

Reason for Coaching:

I love having the opportunity to work with children.

Preschool and Rec Coach Gymnastics

Sammi Larson

Preschool and Rec Coach

I have 10 years of gymnastic experience, 4 of those 10 years are as a competitive gymnast. I am currently part of SGA's Girls Competitive Team. I have 2 years dance experience as well. Favorite Quote: "Live everyday like it's your last"

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

To help kids get better with gymnastics along with the chance to share my love of the sport.

Girls Team Director / Recreational Director Gymnastics

Victoria Cipriani

Girls Team Director / Recreational Director

Gymnastics has been apart of my life since I was 3 years old. I started in classes and worked my way up to Level 9. I have spent the last 15 years of my life coaching gymnastics off and on. I look forward to meeting you and your children in the near future. Favorite Quote: "When you feel like giving up, remember why you held on for so long."

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

Watching the kids grow

Coach Gymnastics

Leilani Hamilton

Coach

I have 1 year experience as a gymnast & am so excited to coach your child!

Favorite Event to Coach:

Birthdays

Reason for Coaching:

"To help kids learn"