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About John Geddert
John Geddert is the founder of TheGymnasticsCoach.com.
He has developed an unprecedented 2941 wins and 71 defeats in STATE CHAMPIONSHIP COMPETITION.
His teams compiled more state championship titles than all other teams combined in his home state of Michigan, with over 140 State Championship Team Titles.
On the National front, Gedderts' Twistars USA has emerged as the National Power in Junior Olympic Gymnastics. In the years 2001-2002 and 2004 Twistars USA had more National Qualifiers, National medalists, and National Team Members than any other club in the USA.
In 2014 Twistars USA once again had the most National Qualifiers (12), National AA Champions (2), National Team Members (3) and National Medals Won (26) and posted the highest overall club team score at JO Nationals. He has coached well over 70 National Champions at the Junior Olympic and Elite levels and over 50 USA National Team members. These coaching accomplishments have earned him over 16 State, Regional and National Coach of the year honors (including the first ever JO Club of the year in 2007 and Elite National Coach of the year in 2012).
Club gymnastics is where collegiate programs get their athletes. Over the past 30 years, Twistars gymnasts earned nearly 8 million dollars in athletic scholarships to major universities around the country including University of Michigan, Michigan State University, University of Florida, Ohio State, University of Arizona, University Maryland, University of Nebraska, Minnesota, Boise State, Stanford, Oklahoma, Kentucky, LSU, Iowa, Cal State Fullerton and more.
John has represented the USA as a coach in international competition in well over 20 countries (Spain, Italy, France, Malaysia, Argentina, Brazil, Great Britain, Australia, Mexico, Jamaica, El Salvador, Sweden, Guatemala, Germany, Costa Rica, China, Belgium, Canada, Panama, Dominican Republic, Scotland, Croatia, and Japan to name a few).