Staff

Thomas

Thomas

Boys Rec Coach

Thomas coaches our Boys Recreational Gymnastics classes and has been coaching recreational gymnastics at Asheville Gymnastics since January 2016.

Mary Lore

Mary Lore

Rec Coach

Coach Mary Lore is a USAG-certified coach with 1.5 years experience coaching all levels of gymnastics including some Team as well as Tumbling.

Kermit Belton

Kermit Belton

General Manager and Coach

Kermit Belton is our General Manager and Coach. Coach Kermit has 25 years of experience as a gymnast and as a coach.

Kaity Essel

Kaity Essel

Team Coach, Summer Camp, Admin

Kaity has a creative and adventurous spirit. She started her athletic career in gymnastics then went on to express herself through competitive dance and cheerleading.

Chrissy Lawing

Chrissy Lawing

Team (XCEL) Coach and Administration

Chrissy was a competitive young gymnast who worked up to level 9 before transitioning to other sports as an older teen.

Allen Smith

Allen Smith

Parkour Instructor

Allen has been right here in Asheville practicing and teaching parkour since 2012. He believes that the discipline of parkour cultivates self confidence and comradery in anyone who pursues the skill.