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Aimee Boorman













































About Aimee Boorman

Head gymnastics coach of 2015 world champion and Olympian Simone Biles since she was six years old. She started working at Bannon s Gymnastix in 1996 and began coaching Simone in 2003. She has also trained and managed World Champions Centre.


Early life

She competed in gymnastics from age six to eighteen. She graduated from Northern Illinois University in 1995.


Trivia

She started coaching to help pay for her gym training bills and her tuition.


Family of Aimee Boorman

She was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. She has also lived in Spring, Texas. She is married with three sons.


Close associates of Aimee Boorman

She is an Olympic gymnastics coach who has worked under Marta Karolyi, the national team coordinator for USA gymnastics.





















Marta Karolyi













































About Marta Karolyi

Gymnastics coach who trained many U.S. Olympic champions with her husband.


Early life

She and her husband escaped from Romania in the early 1980s and became U.S. citizens.


Trivia

The news about her Olympic successes spread quickly, which helped her Houstan-based gym gain .


Family of Marta Karolyi

She married Bela Karolyi, who coached alongside her.


Close associates of Marta Karolyi

One of her first students was Nadia Comaneci, the first Olympic gymnast to score a perfect 10.





















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Bela Karolyi













































About Bela Karolyi

Gymnastics coach who guided many female athletes to Olympic gold medals, including Nadia Comaneci and Svetlana Boginskaya.


Early life

He developed a gymnastics training program in which Nadia Comaneci was one of his first pupils.


Trivia

He and his wife, Marta Eross, both became gymnastics coaches.


Family of Bela Karolyi

He was born in Kolozsvar (now Cluj-Napoca), Romania, in 1942.


Close associates of Bela Karolyi

He trained Mary Lou Retton, an Olympic gold medalist.





















 

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Mary Thompson













































About Mary Thompson

Coach for the Coral Girls who owns and operates a blog and Instagram page called Traveling Handstands. She also runs the popular Gymscool YouTube channel. 


Early life

She attended Springfield College in Massachusetts after graduating from Plymouth Regional High School. 


Trivia

She became the director of office operations for Chantilly Academy Gymnastics. 


Family of Mary Thompson

She moved to Washington, DC after growing up in Massachusetts with her two sisters. 


Close associates of Mary Thompson

Jules LeBlanc is just one of the young gymnasts whom she has coached. 





















Aimee Boorman

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About Aimee Boorman

Head gymnastics coach of 2015 world champion and Olympian Simone Biles since she was six years old. She started working at Bannon s Gymnastix in 1996 and began coaching Simone in 2003. She has also trained and managed World Champions Centre.


Early life

She competed in gymnastics from age six to eighteen. She graduated from Northern Illinois University in 1995.


Trivia

She started coaching to help pay for her gym training bills and her tuition.


Family of Aimee Boorman

She was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. She has also lived in Spring, Texas. She is married with three sons.


Close associates of Aimee Boorman

She is an Olympic gymnastics coach who has worked under Marta Karolyi, the national team coordinator for USA gymnastics.





















Bela Karolyi
























































About Bela Karolyi

Gymnastics coach who guided many female athletes to Olympic gold medals, including Nadia Comaneci and Svetlana Boginskaya.


Early life

He developed a gymnastics training program in which Nadia Comaneci was one of his first pupils.


Trivia

He and his wife, Marta Eross, both became gymnastics coaches.


Family of Bela Karolyi

He was born in Kolozsvar (now Cluj-Napoca), Romania, in 1942.


Close associates of Bela Karolyi

He trained Mary Lou Retton, an Olympic gold medalist.