Coach Aleksandr “Sasha” has been involved in gymnastics since the age of 6. He has done something gymnastics related every day of his life since then. He was an Elite Russian athlete in competitive Men’s Gymnastics. During this time, he was a member of the USSA National Gymnastics team for more than 15 years. As the Head Coach of Estonia Russian National Girls Gymnastics Team, Sasha gained world-class experience coaching numerous national and international competitions. He and his wife came to the United States in the 1990’s. Sasha brings a wealth of gymnastics knowledge to our program. He understands that it requires dedication and discipline to succeed in gymnastics but that you need to create an atmosphere that encourages your athlete to perform to their own individual potential.