2012 National Congress will provide education from all fields of gymnastics from speakers with highest level of expertise. In the months leading up to this year's event we will spotlight some of these speakers
This month's feature will be on two presenters John Geddert and Kevin Mazeika.
As a reminder, the 2012 National Congress & Trade Show will take place Friday, June 29- Sunday, July 1 in San Jose, CA. Held in conjunction with the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials-Gymnastics, this event no gymnastics professional should miss!
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John Geddert is a co-owner and operator of the successful Twistars Gymnastics club located in Michigan. John Geddert is a 14 time State, Regional and National Coach of the Year. John was inducted into the Region 5 Hall of Fame in 2009 and his club has won the Region 5 National title 5 times! In addition, John is also the coach of the 2012 AT&T American Cup winner and Olympic hopeful Jordyn Wieber.
John will be lecturing on the Transition Releases, Overwhelmed and Yurchenko: When and How to Start.
Kevin Mazeika has recently been selected as the 2012 U.S Men's Olympic Team coach. He has been the Men's Olympic coach since 2004. Both Olympic teams have medaled, silver and bronze, while Mazeika was named the head coach. In 2009 he was named the Men's Program National Team Coordinator. Mazeika was also inducted into the USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame in 2010.
Kevin will be lecturing on Mastering the "hang and the handstand" on Horizontal bar and Men's Technical Sequences Update.