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Name
Vikki
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
The kids, the kids, the kids! They can always put a smile on my face!
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I grew up in Michigan :)
Favorite Quote:
"The soul is healed by being with children." - Fyodor Dostroyevsky
Favorite event to coach and why:
Bars - Because it's a hard event, and therefore, so rewarding when a child learns a new skill.


Name
Chris V
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
Every day kids surprise me, some days its a new skill, and some days its maturing and evolving into the person they will become, but every single day its something new and amazing!
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I have been involved in gymnastics my whole life. I have coached for over 10 years and Judged gymnastics for 5 years.
Favorite Quote:
"Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - your right" - Henry Ford
Favorite event to coach and why:
Bars - Because its a hard event which makes it SO EXCITING when kids learn new skills!


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Name
Abby
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
Watching the kids learn new skills and building long term relationships with them as they progress through the levels of gymnastics
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I used to be a gymnast at Byers. I have grown up here, it is my second home, and it is a great, fun place to be.
Favorite Quote:
"If gymnastics were easy, it would be called football"
Favorite event to coach and why:
Floor - There's so much to do, and floor was my favorite/best event when I was a gymnast at Byers


Name
Amy
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
Seeing the sunshine on all the kiddo's faces
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I have two children who do Gymnastics at Byers. One on Team, and the other in Rec. and we love gymnastics!
Favorite Quote:
"Always be yourself! Because you are A+Mazing!"
Favorite event to coach and why:
Beam - I love Beam because it is really fun!


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Name
Jeanenne
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
Getting to know the kids, and watching them grow up in the program
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I have a child in the program, pre-team to level 10. Coached cheer-leading for 10 years.
Favorite Quote:
"You don't have to be great to start, But you have to start to be great" - Zig Zagler
Favorite event to coach and why:
Office - :) That's were I'm comfortable


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Name
Amber
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
I love seeing the excitement kids show as they come to Byers to start their first class. We have so many wonderful students and families at Byers!
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I have enjoyed and feel blessed to have worked in the Byers office since 2006
Favorite Quote:
"The happiest people don't make the best of everything, they just make the best of everything they have"
Favorite event to coach and why:
All - It always amazes me to watch students grow in both ability and maturity in all the events!


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Name
Jo Marie
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
My favorite thing about working at Byers is getting to watch the children succeed and advance their skills
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I am a football fanatic :)
Favorite Quote:
"Be the change in the world you wish to see"
Favorite event to coach and why:
I don't coach, but my favorite event to watch/perform when I was a gymnast was bars. Bars are very exciting! :)


Name
Bekah
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
I love to see the joy gymnastics brings to young boys and girls, and watch kids chase their dreams
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I have been evolved in gymnastics since I was 3. I competed all the way through college and now want to instill my passion for the sport in children, and watch the person they want to be through gymnastics.
Favorite Quote:
"Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure."
Favorite event to coach and why:
Beam - To me beam is the most challenging event, and I love to see kids overcome battles and fears, and preform successfully on such a difficult event.


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Name
Claudia
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
I love kids and getting to work with them every day never fails to make me smile!
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I'm currently going to school, majoring in speech pathology and audiology with a minor in American sign language.
Favorite Quote:
"If you're feeling blue - try painting yourself a different color" - Hannah Cheatem
Favorite event to coach and why:
Beam - I love watching the gymnast transition from being afraid of the skills, to preforming them with confidence!


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Name
Addie
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
I love seeing the growth of the children. Not only athletically, but mentally, and morally. I love having an impact on children's lives.
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I have a son who I love more than anything, as well as an unhealthy reading addiction.
Favorite Quote:
"Do or do not, there is no try" - Yoda
Favorite event to coach and why:
Beam - It is what I coach for team, and I found that I am decent at it because it was the event I did not like as a gymnast.


Name
Teigen
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
My favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers is seeing how happy the kids are when they accomplish a new skill
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I'm a three time national champion for Cheer
Favorite Quote:
"Don't say cheerleaders aren't athletes until you have been one"
Favorite event to coach and why:
Beam - Because it challenges you to keep your body in line and be awesome!


Name
Scott
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
Working alongside my mom
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
Rhonda is my mom. She's great!
Favorite Quote:
"All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother." - Abraham Lincoln
Favorite event to coach and why:
Tumbling - Because it's the basis for all events. My mom taught me that. She is so amazing.


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Name
Leonid
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
This is my home, and my family
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I've worked at Byers since 2001. U was the head coach for Trampoline in Belarus and South Africa. International judge for Trampoline. Judged the World Cups in Germany and Denmark.
Favorite Quote:
"A man must learn during his whole life"
Favorite event to coach and why:
All - Because students need all the events to build their bodies, and stay in shape.


Name
Olivia
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
Seeing kids develop and grow as gymnasts! I love seeing how excited they get when they perfect a new skill.
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
My classes are all about gaining skills and working hard, but also having lots of fun!
Favorite Quote:
"Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow know what you want to become" - Steve Jobs
Favorite event to coach and why:
Beam - It's awesome when kids conquer new skills on beam!


Name
Alyssa T
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
Helping kids grow as athletes and as people. It's cool to see the improvement and happiness when they get a new skill
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I love working with kids, and I love the excitement they bring to every new day! I love pizza and puppies.
Favorite Quote:
"Go big or go home!"
Favorite event to coach and why:
Floor - Because I love seeing the focus each skill brings, and how exciting it is when they get it.


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Name
Daniel T
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
I love seeing the kids progress from not being able to do anything, to doing complex movements and techniques.
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I want to teach kids skills that will help them excel now, and in the future
Favorite Quote:
"So, whether you eat or drink, or whether you do, do it all to the glory of God."
Favorite event to coach and why:
Rings - Because it is a complex, yet fun, and rewarding event to teach!


Name
Andrea S
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
I love teaching a variety of kids and levels to help kids reach whatever goals they have set for themselves.
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I'm a mother of twins and a Fresno state graduate.
Favorite Quote:
"Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - your right" - Henry Ford
Favorite event to coach and why:
Floor - Especially dance and choreography. It's so fun to see the athletes personality shine!


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Name
Kelsie B
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
I love seeing the kids improve and having a great time
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I was a gymnast for 11 years at Byers Gymnastics Center
Favorite Quote:
"Stay positive, work hard, and make it happen"
Favorite event to coach and why:
Floor - When I was a gymnast, it was my favorite event, and now I like to coach it.


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Name
Tammy F
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
Seeing the kids progress
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
That I enjoy working with their children
Favorite Quote:
"Pain is your friend"
Favorite event to coach and why:
Floor - I love ballet


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Name
Kasey D
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
Seeing how excited the kids are for class, and seeing their excitement when they move up!
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I'm going to school and majoring in education. I've wanted to be a teacher since I was in elementary school
Favorite Quote:
"Everything happens for a reason"
Favorite event to coach and why:
All!


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Name
Olivia S
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
Seeing the kids get excited when they finally get a skill
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I competed all the way up to level 8, and am currently a senior in high school
Favorite Quote:
"Everything happens for a reason"
Favorite event to coach and why:
Bars - Because it's my favorite event


Name
Cassie B
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
I love working at Byers because of the fun atmosphere. All the coaches and gymnasts love gymnastics and give 100% everyday.
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I competed for Sac State Gymnastics from 2012 - 2016 and was the MVP in my senior year. Outside of work I enjoy running, going on bike rides, and water skiing
Favorite Quote:
"The test of a true champion is how you handle your bad days"
Favorite event to coach and why:
Beam - I like helping them perfect skills to put on the 4 inch beam and building their confidence


Name
Chad S
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
Meeting new kids and hearing all the funny stories they have
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I love working at Byers and hanging out with all the awesome kids
Favorite Quote:
"Never give up"
Favorite event to coach and why:
Pit - Because there is endless fun.


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Name
Arri S
Favorite thing about teaching/working at Byers:
Watching my students improve and grow
Something you want your students and parents to know about you:
I started gymnastics at age 2 and my mom was my first coach
Favorite Quote:
"Winners never quit, and quitters never win"
Favorite event to coach and why:
Floor - I enjoy floor skills and the dancing portion of the skills