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Women’s Competitive Team

Our women’s competitive gymnastics team is a prestigious program focusing on building a solid foundation of gymnastics while empowering young gymnasts to reach their full potential both in and out of the gym.

The women’s team competes from Level 3 to Level 10 under the USA Gymnastics program policies and guidelines. Participation on our women’s competitive team is by invitation only.

State All-Around and Event Champions

Levels 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10

Regional All-Around and Event Champions

Levels 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10

USA Top 100 List

Levels 6, 7, 8 & 9

HGA athletes have gone on to compete for LSU and OU

Jennifer Taylor
Women’s Team Coach

Jennifer, originally from Tulsa, Oklahoma attended the University of Oklahoma where she studied Multidisciplinary Studies with an emphasis in Psychology. In addition to her time at OU, she also attended the University of Kentucky where she received a full gymnastics scholarship. While at UK and OU, Jennifer was a member of the Senior International Elite and Junior National Team member. She was a three-time Junior National Bar Champion; five-time Junior National Qualifier, two-time Level 10 Regional All-around Champion, five-time Level 10 Regional Bar Champion, four-time Level 10 State All-around Champion, five-time Level 10 State Bar Champion, seven-time All-state Oklahoma Team member. Most notably, Jennifer was the first African American recipient of the “Shannon Miller” Award, given to gymnasts who bring outstanding recognition to the sport and to the state of Oklahoma! Jennifer, a driven and enthusiastic coach, brings not only her impressive resume but her genuine passion and love of the sport to her women’s team gymnasts!

Bladimir “Blad” Leyton Duran Rios
Women’s Team Coach

Blad, originally from Colombia and member of the Colombian Olympic Committee, was a competitive gymnast in his native country before earning his degree in Sports and Physical Activity from National University in Sports, in Cali, Colombia. Throughout his time competing, he was a Colombian National Jr. Champion, three-time Vault Champion at the Colombia National Games before becoming the Women’s Coach at Canaverles Internationals School (2009-2011) and later the Women’s Head Coach at Surgent Elite School of Gymnastics (2012-2016).

Summer & Fall Enrollment Now Open

Reserve your child’s spot for Summer and Fall 2018 today! Don’t wait, classes will fill quickly! Summer Camp will be June 4th – August 17th. Visit our front desk or call (713) 668-6001 to reserve your spot.