HEAD COACH - Nick Blanton
Head Coach Nick Blanton holds a BSc Recreation Management and Leisure and a Minor in Coaching, from James Madison University. He competed competitively with JMU as a member of the Varsity Men's Gymnastics Team where he qualified for NCAA Championships in 2000 and 2001.
He is a Competition Level 4 Certified coach with Gymnastics Canada, a UK Level 5 High-Performance Certified coach within British Gymnastics and an American Sport Education Program (ASEP) Certified coach within the USA. Within coach education he is a NCCP Learning Facilitator, a NCCP Evaluator and was a contributor to the Professional Coach Development (PCD) Program at International Gymnastics Camp, in Stroudsburg, Pa.
He has a passion for teaching gymnastics to participants of all ages and abilities and coach education. His hobbies include playing guitar, listening to live music, reading and spending time with his family.