Rising Stars

Rising Stars Preschool Gymnastics

Rising Stars

  • Weekly Progress Updates
  • Increases Coordination
  • Helps Enhances Flexibility
  • Teaches Body Control
  • Confidence Building

This is a 55-minute class designed to help your child transfer over to our recreational program. As such, this class is a modified Girls Instructional Class. Gymnasts will advance their basic skills on all events: Floor, Beam, Bars, and Vault. This is a Girls Only Class.

Class Content

Stretching

10 minutes

Floor

15 minutes

Trampolines

10 minutes

Bars/Beams

15 minutes

Open Classes

Day(s):

Rising Stars

Sterling Heights

Tuesday 6:45pm - 7:40pm

Status: Waitlist only


Rising Stars Coach
Anna Keyorkgy

Instructor


Rising Stars coach
Kensington Pitonyak

Instructor


Rising Stars

Sterling Heights

Tuesday 5:45pm - 6:40pm

Status: OPEN


Rising Stars Coach
Halley Capizzo

Instructor


Rising Stars Coach
Franceska Ivezaj

Instructor


Rising Stars Coach
Kylie Cordle

Instructor


Rising Stars

Sterling Heights

Saturday 9:00am - 9:55am

Status: OPEN


Rising Stars Coach
Anna Keyorkgy

Instructor


Rising Stars

Sterling Heights

Saturday 12:00pm - 12:55pm

Status: OPEN


Rising Stars Coach
Anna Keyorkgy

Instructor


Rising Stars

Sterling Heights

Monday 6:45pm - 7:40pm

Status: OPEN


Rising Stars Coach
Melvina Abro

Instructor


Rising Stars

Sterling Heights

Monday 4:45pm - 5:40pm

Status: OPEN


Rising Stars Coach
Franceska Ivezaj

Instructor


Rising Stars

Sterling Heights

Friday 6:45pm - 7:40pm

Status: OPEN


Rising Stars Coach
Franceska Ivezaj

Instructor


Rising Stars

Madison Heights

Thursday 4:45pm - 5:40pm

Status: OPEN


Rising Stars Preschool and Rec Coach
Sammi Larson

Instructor


Rising Stars

Madison Heights

Thursday 6:45pm - 7:40pm

Status: OPEN


Rising Stars Preschool and Rec Coach
Sammi Larson

Instructor


Rising Stars

Madison Heights

Saturday 12:00pm - 12:55pm

Status: OPEN


Rising Stars Preschool and Rec Coach
Sammi Larson

Instructor


Rising Stars Coach
Emily Hubbard

Instructor


Rising Stars

Sterling Heights

Wednesday 5:45pm - 6:40pm

Status: OPEN


Rising Stars Coach
Franceska Ivezaj

Instructor


Rising Stars

Sterling Heights

Monday 5:45pm - 6:40pm

Status: OPEN


Rising Stars Coach
Halley Capizzo

Instructor


Rising Stars

Sterling Heights

Sunday 4:30pm - 5:25pm

Status: Waitlist only


Rising Stars Preschool and Rec Coach
Sammi Larson

Instructor


Rising Stars Coach
Melvina Abro

Instructor


Rising Stars

Sterling Heights

Thursday 5:45pm - 6:40pm

Status: OPEN


Rising Stars Coach
Franceska Ivezaj

Instructor


Rising Stars coach
Kensington Pitonyak

Instructor


Rising Stars

Sterling Heights

Wednesday 6:45pm - 7:40pm

Status: OPEN


Rising Stars Coach
Halley Capizzo

Instructor


Rising Stars

Madison Heights

Monday 6:45pm - 7:40pm

Status: OPEN


Rising Stars Coach
Diya Tattitali

Instructor


Rising Stars

Sterling Heights

Saturday 11:00am - 11:55am

Status: OPEN


Rising Stars Coach
Diya Tattitali

Instructor


Rising Stars Coach
Maygan Stramer

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

Camryn Brown

Coach

I have 13 years experience cheerleading. My favorite quote: "Believe you can and you're halfway there." I look forwarding to meeting my future students and being a part of their learning experience here at SGA!

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

Love seeing the kids having fun.

Coach Gymnastics

Delilah Golden

Coach

Favorite Event to Coach:

Bars

Coach Gymnastics

Diya Tattitali

Coach

Favorite Quote: "Don't cry because its over, smile because it happened" I have 6 years experience as a gymnast and over 4 years experience as a cheerleader.

Favorite Event to Coach:

Bars & Beam

Reason for Coaching:

Helping future gymnast achieve their highest potential.

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

Franceska Ivezaj

Coach

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.

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

Kensington Pitonyak

coach

Favorite Quote "Don't count the days, make the days count"

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

Enjoys working with and teaching children.

Team Coach Gymnastics

Kristin Ratzlaff

Team Coach

I have 13 years of experience coaching & 12 years of experience as a gymnast! I also participated in Soccer, Track & Field, Dance, and Volleyball. Favorite Quote: "Life is a daring adventure or nothing at all."

Favorite Event to Coach:

Bars & Beam

Reason for Coaching:

Sharing with gymnast my love of the sport as well as teaching them the skills to conquer their fears, anxieties, and frustrations within the sport.

Coach Gymnastics

Kylie Cordle

Coach

I have over 7 years experience in Cheer and Tumbling, I am a junior cheer coach as well. I love working with children! Favorite Quote "Remember some things have to end for better things to come."

Favorite Event to Coach:

ALL

Reason for Coaching:

"Seeing the smile on kids faces when they are having fun"

Coach Gymnastics

Maygan Stramer

Coach

Coach Gymnastics

Melvina Abro

Coach

Favorite Quote "I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me."

Favorite Event to Coach:

Tumbling

Reason for Coaching:

I love to see the excitement on Kid's face when they are doing something right and having fun.

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.

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 Recreational Director Gymnastics

Victoria Cipriani

Girls 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

Yemani Mckellar

Coach

Coach Gymnastics

Samantha Dick

Coach

Favorite Quote "Winners never quit & quitters never win"

Favorite Event to Coach:

Beam & Floor

Reason for Coaching:

My love for the sport can contribute to student's love for it!