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JudyRedmondSP Judy Redmond
Gym Manager

Judy is a degreed Physical Educator with over 30 years of experience in the sport of gymnastics - club owner, head coach (club & high school), judge, and administrator. She is the former Illinois USA (USGF) Gymnastics State Chair, Junior Olympic Chair, and current Level 5 Chair. She is a wife of over 40 years, mother of 3 (all successful gymnasts), and grandmother of 4. She brings the winning attitude of "Best Effort" to Midwest!


KimRandallSP Kim Randall
Artistic Gymnastics Coach

Kim lives in Lansing, IL, and has a dog named Prince and a cat named Boots. She comes from a big family, having seven sisters. 

Kim has seen a lot of success in her career. She was 1st Place AA at Level 7 State in the Junior Olympics and 1st Place AA at Level 8 State in the Junior Olypics. In college, she attended the University of Illinois at Chicago where she was MIC Conference Specialist of the Week, took 1st Place numerous times on Vault, and placed in the Top 3 several times on Bars. 

During her time at UIC, she earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Law and is currently pursuing her Masters Degree in Criminal Law with a focus in Legal Studies at Grand Canyon University. In the future, she plans to attend law school.


Lindsey-Damore.jpg Lindsey Damore
Artistic Gymnastics Coach



NicoleRoethleSP Nicole Roethle
Trampoline & Tumbling Instructor

Nicole Roethle joins Midwest Training and Ice Center from New Jersey. She has been a competitive trampoline and tumbling coach for 15 years. Nicole has been a nationally ranked judge for 13 years and an international judge for 7 years. As a competitive Senior Elite trampolinist, Nicole had the honor of representing her country on the national and international podium. She was chosen to compete at the Olympic Trials in 2004 and judge at the trials in 2012. She has a passion for coaching and takes pride in the growth and development of her athletes. Coaching state, regional and national champions, along with having athletes on the JumpStart and Elite Development Program (EDP) national team are a few coaching accomplishments Nicole has achieved. She is a great addition to the trampoline and tumbling program, as well as the preschool program. 

Certifications: USAG Professional Member, USAG Safety Certified, Red Cross First Aid Certified, CPR Certified, Ropes Challenge Course Facilitator, USAG Trampoline, Tumbling and Double Mini Level 1 rated judge, Federation of International Gymnastics (FIG) Trampoline and Double Mini judging certified


Judging Accomplishments: Level 1 USAG Trampoline, Double Mini Trampoline and Tumbling judge. Judged over 10 national championships. Judged Olympic Trials in 2012. Judged at World Age Group Games in 2014.



MishaPopovSP Misha Popov
Trampoline & Tumbling Instructor

Master of Sport Russia, comes all the way from Varonezh, Russia. Misha started taking Acro-Classes at 7 years old, and continued moving through the ranks. From 2001-2006 he competed professionally with a Mens Team in his hometown of Varonezh. Some of his achievements include placing 2nd and 3rd Russian Cup Tournament and was a finalist in 2006. Misha worked with the Ukraine National Circus as well as the Ringing Brothers. He was a Gymnastic's Judge for the disabled in his hometown Varonezh for the City Cup and Coached Junior-Pre-Team classes.


Hayley-Butcher.jpg Hayley Butcher
Trampoline & Tumbling Instructor

Hayley Butcher is the 2013 USA Gymnastics Senior Elite Trampoline National Champion. Hayley is not only USA Gymnastics T&T National Team Member but is also one of our Trampoline & Tumbling coaches here at Midwest.

She shares her loves for the sport with each of the children that she instructs! Her passion for it really is a benefit to those who learn from her. Hayley was a Varsity Cheerleader during her 4 years at Lake Central High School. She now studies at Purdue University Calumet while coaching and training. She definitely keeps busy! If you're looking for her in the gym, she's probably 30 feet in the air from the trampoline!


HannahButcherSP Hannah Butcher
Trampoline & Tumbling Instructor

Hannah lives in Crown Point, IN, with her dog named Willow. She started gymnastics when she was three years old and started competing when she was five working her way all the way up to the Junior Level on Trampoline. She attended Lake Central High School where she was a Varsity Cheerleader. Hannah has a Business Degree in Marketing & Entrepreneurship from Purdue University Calumet, and she plans to go back to get her Masters Degree. Hannah has been coaching at Midwest since 2010.


Roby-Surber.jpg Roby Surber
Tumbling & Gymnastics Instructor

Attended Chesterton High School, Ivy Tech Community College, and Purdue University – West Lafayette. Roby was a Cheerleader for 4 years. Roby has been coaching for 8 years now, formerly of Lakeshore Gymnastics, and now at both Dyer and Crown Point Midwest locations. His favorite part of coaching is when an athlete finally gets a skill they have been working on in forever! His favorite skill is a Layout!


JonathanCoxSP Jonathan Cox
Tumbling Instructor



QuincyMooreSP Quincy Moore
Tumbling Instructor

Quincy lives with his family in Griffith, IN. He has won numerous awards throughout his Cheerleading career. To name a few, Quincy is a 10x National Champion, has been to the World Championship for Cheerleading at least 6 times, and has even won a Tumble-Off. 


MichelleDamoreSP Michelle Damore
Midwest Elite Cheer Program Director

Michelle is Midwest Elite All Star Cheerleading Program Director. She is currently the Clark Middle School (Saint John, IN) Cheerleading Coach, as well.

She has over 25 years experience in cheerleading, gymnastics, and tumbling, in addition to over 10 years coaching experience. Michelle was a competitive Artistic Gymnast for 8 years.

Michelle was a cheerleader in pop warner, cheered at Marian Catholic High School, made the Illinois All-State Cheerleading Team, Participated in Allstar Cheerleading with Cheer Command (formerly known as Windy City Rockets). She attended Purdue University where she competed with the Purdue Cheer & Stunt Club as well as Cheer Express All Star Open level 6 team.


MichelleFuscoeSP Michelle Fuscoe
Midwest Elite Cheer Coach

Michelle joins us as a Midwest Elite Cheer Coach. She has her cosmetology license from Don Roberts Beauty School, and is pursuingher Bachelors Degree in Psychology from Kaplan University.Michelle has 5 years coaching experience in Dance and Cheer combined.She is married to her husband Matt, with whom has 3 children.Matt, Niko, and Gianna. The reside in Crown Point.


TaylorLongSP Taylor Long
Midwest Elite Cheer Coach



HayleyLodenSP Haley Loden
Midwest Elite Cheer Coach

Gymnastics Experience:


Started trampoline and tumbling at the age of 4

Competed for 9 years, starting at the age of 7

Was a member of the 2005 Jumpstart National team

Was level 10 on all events

Won two national titles in double mini

Member of the 2009 Region 4 All-Star team

Cheerleading Experience:


Lake Central Varsity cheerleader for 4 years

Team captain

Won ICA State title in 2012

Won Jamfest Nationals in 2010, 2012, 2013

Won NCA Open Nationals in 2013

Currently:


Attending Purdue Calumet pursuing a degree in Fitness Management

Member of the Honors College and Softball team

Midwest Elite Cheer Coach

Started trampoline and tumbling at the age of 4
Competed for 9 years, starting at the age of 7
Was a member of the 2005 Jumpstart National team
Was level 10 on all events
Won two national titles in double mini 
Member of the 2009 Region 4 All-Star team
cheer
Lake Central Varsity cheerleader for 4 years
Team captain 
Won ICA State title in 2012
Won Jamfest Nationals in 2010, 2012, 2013
Won NCA Open Nationals in 2013
Currently 
attending Purdue Calumet pursuing a degree in Fitness Management
Member of the Honors College and Softball team
Assistant cheerleading coach for Lake Central
Gymnastics Background:
Started trampoline and tumbling at the age of 4

Competed for 9 years, starting at the age of 7

Was a member of the 2005 Jumpstart National team

Was level 10 on all events

Won two national titles in double mini 

Member of the 2009 Region 4 All-Star team

Cheerleading Background:

Lake Central Varsity cheerleader for 4 years

Team captain 

Won ICA State title in 2012

Won Jamfest Nationals in 2010, 2012, 2013

Won NCA Open Nationals in 2013

Currently: 

attending Purdue Calumet pursuing a degree in Fitness Management

Member of the Honors College and Softball team

Assistant cheerleading coach for Lake Central

Midwest Elite Cheer Coach

ShawnGarritySP2 Shawn Garrity
Parkour/Warrior Zone Instructor



TaraZlotkowskiSP Tara Zlotkowski
Trampoline & Tumbling Instructor

Tara lives in Crown Point, IN. She is one of two girls in her family, along with her sister Julia, and she has a dog named Chloe.Tara started competing in Tumbling when she was 5 years old. Along with Tumbling, she grew up playing basketball, as well. She graduatd from Lake Central High School, where she was a 4 year Varsity Basketball player, and she received a scholarship to play basketball in college at Indiana University Northwest, where is is currently attending and studying Business and Economics.


Oleg Oleg Fedosov
Trampoline & Tumbling Instructor

Oleg lives in Cedar Lake, IN, with his cat named Bingo. He graduated with a Bachelors Degree from Moscow University of Physical Culture and Sport.

As an athlete, he was a Master of Sport USSR International Level, and from 1980 - 1990, he was a member of the USSR National Team. During his time, Oleg saw a lot of accomplishments. He was part of numerous championship teams including: the World Championship Team of 1986 and the Senior European Championship Team of 1987. He also was on the 3rd Place Junior European Team of 1984 and was part of many teams that placed on a World Cup from 1983 - 1990. 

After his competition days, he was in the Cirque du Soliel Show from 1997 - 2003. He then found himself entering into the coaching world. In 2003, he coached the National Olympic Qualifier, Jennifer Perilla, and he severed as the USA National Team Coach that same year, along with 2009 and 2013. In 2007, he coached Olympic Qualifier, Brittany Dirk. Along with Perilla and Dirk, Oleg coached numerous Senior Champions on Trampoline throughout his coaching years including: Ryan Weston, David Ford, and Hayley Butcher.

Oleg plans to continue coaching and wants to use his knowledge and experience to continue to help athletes win National and International Championships.  


LisaWartaSP Lisa Warta
Gym Coach

Lisa lives in St. John and has a boyfriend named Max and dog named Hugo. She started in gymnastics when she was three years old and one of her favorite memories and accomplishments is when she competed in Russia for Trampoline. She is a graduate of Lake Central High School, and she is currently in the Dental Hygiene Program at Indiana University Northwest.

AliciaMoricz Alicia Moricz
Gym Coach

Alicia currently lives in Crown Point, IN. She is a graduate of Lake Central High School where she was a 4 year Varsity Cheerleader. Her Senior year she was the Cheer Captain and was also nominated by her team "Most Likely to Come Back and Coach". After high school, she went on to Cheer in college for 1 year. This former Midwest Athlete also won a Sportsmanship Award and 2009 Athlete Standout Award at Lake Central. 

As a coach with 10 years experience, she lived up to her team nomination and went back to be the Asst. Cheer Coach for 1 year at Lake Central. Most of her coaching years have been spent training athletes at Midwest!

Alicia is an animal lover and truly has a passion for coaching. Everyday she brings tons of enthusiasm to her job and keeps a fun and energetic personality and a positive attitude! 


IrinaSStaffPhoto Irina Siruts
Gym Coach

Irina Siruts was a Belarusian female gymnast where she represented her nation at international competitions. She was a participant of the European Championship, 3 time World Champion (2003, 2004, 2005), 12 time National Champion, and she was a member of the National team Belarus from 2002-2008. Irina also coached the National team of Belarus from 2014-2016. Irina will be taking and assisting in some of our artistic classes and team and we could not be more excited. Her knowledge and excitement for this sport is exemplary!!!


MeganSupan Megan Supan
Gym Coach



MayaTobinSP Maya Tobin
Gym Coach

Maya lives in Schererville, IN, with her mom, dad, brother, and pet tortoise. She is a 2017 graduate of Lake Central High School where she graduated with honors and was on the National Honor Society. She also was on the Gymnastics Team all four years winning numerous improvement and leadership awards. 

Maya currently attends Purdue University Northwest and is pursuing a degree in Business Analytics. She hopes after college she can work for a major corporation.


CartlonHoyles Carlton Hoyles
Gym Coach



JadePerko Jaide Perko
Gym Coach

Jaide is a Senior at Lake Central High School and is an animal lover owning 1 dog and 2 cats. She is a Varsity Cheerleader at LC and 2017-2018 is her third year earning a letter. Jaide plans to graduate from Lake Central and go to college to become a Pediatric Radiologist. 


TomSwayzee Tom Swayzee
Gym Manager

Tom comes to Midwest Training from Indianapolis, IN. In his college years, he was a cheerleader for Indiana University - Bloomington. After college, Tom went on to own and be the Head Coach of Indiana Gymnastics Training School from 1986-1996. Along with owning his own gym, he has many other coaching accolades. He is a USA Gymnastics certified National Coach, has served on the Indiana USAG State Board of Directors, has been the Head Clinician at State & Regional Training Camps, and was the Assisitant Clinician at USA Gymnastics National Congress. He's also had several athletes win State & Regional Championships, 3 AAU National Championships, and has had 1 "National Elite" Gymnast.

As a USA Gymnastics certified National Judge and a National Collegiate Athletic Association Women's Gymnastics Judge, Tom has also scored many competitions. Some of these include the USA Gymnastics State & Regional Championships, NCAA Regional & Conference Championships, and the YMCA National Championships. He served on the Indiana NAWGJ State Board of Directors and was the Head Clinician at the USAG State & Regional Training Camps. 

A few fun facts about Tom is that he was hired as a Technical Expert & Extra for the movie "Stick It" (2009). Also, his family farm was named to the Indiana Historical Society's Top 10 Indiana Farms for the Indiana Bicentennial. 


MirandaDeYoung Miranda DeYoung
Gym Coach

Miranda lives in Monee, IL, with her mom, dad, older brother, and three dogs. She is a Midwest Elite Cheerleading alumna where she won several 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place trophies. She was also a member of one of the Midwest Elite teams that went to the D2 Summit in Orlando, FL, and has won a National Championship in cheerleading. 

Miranda is a 2017 graduate of Crete-Monee High School in Crete, IL, and she is currently attending Prairie State College. 


MaryLangdon Mary Langdon
Gym Coach/Office

Mary lives in Schereville with her mom, two sisters, brother, and dog named Gigi. As an athlete, Mary did tumbling for 5 years and dance for 16 years, spending 8 of the 16 years as a competitve dancer. During this time, she was a part of two National Championship Dance Teams and was an All-American Scholar for 4 years. She graduated from Lake Centeral High School, and she is currently attending Indiana University Northwest as a marketing major. After graduating from college, Mary hopes to work for a children's foundation working in their marketing department.

Radimir Radmir Tenchurin
Gym Coach



Dasha Dasha Bessorabova
Gym Coach



KaraM2 Kara Manojlovich
Gym Coach/Office Staff



Megan Attempt Megan Anderson
Gymnastics Coach/Office