Eastern Michigan Gymnastics had a good season and is looking forward to the first-annual EMU Gymnastics Summer camp! The EMU Eagles are coming off several career high acomplishments and looking to strive for more next year! Our very own Kendall Valetin was an AAI Award finalist! A very prestigous award given to the top senior gymnasts in NCAA Gymnastics.
This program is on the rise and we would love to share with you our techniques and our passion for coaching gymnastics. Sign up today for your opportunity to learn from some of the best coaches across the country, as well as an opporutnity to work with the 2018 EMU Gymnasts!
Eastern Michigan University annually sponsors youth camps for the sports of baseball, football, basketball, soccer, softball, volleyball, tennis, wrestling and gymnastics. All EMU Camps and Clinics are open to any and all entrants who meet the appropriate age, gender, or participation number requirement for the specific camp or clinic.
All campers who participate in a EMU sports camp must complete Camp Medical Waiver form that is attached.
Head Coach Katie Minasola
Minasola spent the past six years working at Iowa State as both an assistant coach and the associate head coach, and has a total of 14 years of coaching experience. She arrives in Ypsilanti following a stint at ISU, where she started as an assistant coach before assuming associate head coach responsibilities during the 2017 campaign. While with the Cyclones, she focused on the beam and assisted in the choreography of the floor routines.
Last year in Ames, the Cyclones were successful in their efforts to return to the postseason, making their way into the top-25 twice while qualifying for the NCAA Lincoln Regional. The Cyclones finished the year tied for the second most improved in the top-30 of the regular season rankings. In addition, she helped Haylee Young qualify for the NCAA National Championship in the all-around.
Assistant Coach, Danielle Guider
Guider brings 14 years of coaching experience to EMU. Most recently, she was an optional team coach at Triad Gymnastics for a year, and a volunteer coach at Iowa State University from 2011-16. At ISU, Guider served as the head vault coach while assisting in all other events, as well as helping coordinate the team's strength and conditioning.
While a member of the Cyclones, Guider also served as the Head Coach at Cardinal Gymnastics Academy. There she was the team director and head coach of the CGA compulsory & optional programs, helping qualify two Level 9 gymnasts to the Western National Championships for the first time.
About: EMU Gymnastics camp is a 3-day day camp. The camp will be 3 full days of gymnastics, activities, and fun! Some members of the current EMU Gymnastics team will be your camp counselors for the weekend. Each camper will be assigned a camp counselor to whom they will report each day.
Camp Groups: Campers will be assigned groups based on the best opportunity for safety and development.
Refunds: Refunds will only be given under certain circumstances, however a $100 deposit is non-refundable.