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Christy Smith grew up in the Berks County area and graduated from Holy Name High School. She went to West Chester University where she received a B.S. in Kinesiology-Teacher's Certification and a Minor in Adapted Physical Education. She competed on the West Chester University Gymnastics Team and also coached gymnastics at a local club throughout her college years. During her Senior year, Christy devoted her time to starting the Chester County Special Olympics Team. Upon graduation, she taught health and physical education in the Avon Grove School District, then began coaching gymnastics full time.
Christy has been coaching gymnastics for over 20 years in Berks and Chester Counties and coaches everything from tiny tykes to Level 10 team gymnasts. She has coached many state, regional and national champions. She was also chosen as the PA Special Olympics Head Gymnastics Coach for 2006 National Games in Ames, Iowa.
Christy is very excited to have the opportunity to coach at Stallone Gymnastics where she will continue to coach all levels of gymnastics including Special Olympics. Christy and her husband Chad are the proud parents of Jaden and Austin.
As an elite gymnast, Gina was a 4 time U.S. National Team member and an accomplished international competitor. Gina had the honor and privilege of representing the United States at the 1981 World Championships in Moscow. She also competed in France, Australia, Holland, and Germany. As a coach, Gina has qualified numerous athletes to States, Regionals and Junior Olympic National Championships, including a 2016 Junior Olympic National Team member. Gina has choreographed numerous beam and floor routines that have won first place at States, Regionals and Junior Olympic National Championships as well. Gina graduated from Wyomissing High School, and was awarded a full gymnastics scholarship to the University of Florida. After college, she transitioned to become a nationally ranked gymnastics judge, choreographer, coach and regional balance beam clinician.
Marty trained at Indiana State University under the 1980 Olympic coach before transferring to the University of Massachusetts to pursue a degree in exercise science. In 2014 he was granted the title of Women’s National Coach by the U.S. Gymnastics Federation for having athletes qualify to multiple Junior Olympic National Championships, including JO National champions and a 2016 JO National Team member. Marty also has coached internationally in Puerto Rico, Canada, and in the United Kingdom as a Region 7 All Star Coach at the 2014 Alpha Factor Open is Melksham, England. In 2016, Marty again qualified an athlete to the Region 7 All Star Team. As a Region 7 All Star Coach, he traveled to Hamburg, Germany for the 2016 Turnkunst International, which featured 24 teams from 15 countries. The 2 USA All Star teams from Region 7 finished 1st and 2nd at this prestigious competition. In 2017, Marty traveled with the Region 7 All Star Team again to Lima, Peru, to coach at the Ariana Orrego Gymnastics Cup. His athlete placed 2nd All Around, and the USA Region 7 All Star Team placed 1st.
Regan BG Jandrew grew up loving the sport of gymnastics. She started on her 5th birthday and hasn’t stopped since. She has lived in Berks County most of her life and graduated from Conrad Weiser high school. Now living just over the Lebanon County line. Married to her wonderful husband Chad for over 10yrs and also has two very active young children. Lyle, who is 4 and just loves being outside and Xelia, who is 2 and follows everything her brother does, good or bad. Besides teaching gymnastics for over the past 20yrs, she is also a message therapist and owns her own business. She loves helping her clients feel better and just relax. Gymnastics has always played a big role in Regan’s life. She is very proud of all the gymnasts that she has taught over the years and is now looking forward to all the new experiences and opportunities with Stallone Gymnastics.
Jean began gymnastics at age 3 participating in both recreational and some competitive gymnastics as well. She graduated from University of the Sciences in Philadelphia and then earned a Masters Degree from University of Delaware. Jean moved to Berks County after meeting husband Pat and currently lives in Shillington with Pat, son Shawn, and 2 dogs.
She is a Science Teacher, currently part-time for Conrad Weiser in addition to some substitute teaching. Jean has been coaching gymnastics since 1996 and is also a National rated gymnastics judge. She has worked with all levels of gymnasts, but she particularly enjoys helping girls build solid foundations in the lower levels.
As an accomplished gymnast, Joe Stallone was a 2-time Junior Olympic National Event Champion with a 4th place all around finish. He was a Pennsylvania State All Around Champion, and also earned 48 PIAA medals in total including 15 gold. Joe continued his athletic success on a full athletic scholarship at Pennsylvania State University, where he was a 4 year letterman and was selected to the Senior National Honor Society. Joe was inducted into the Holy Name High School Sports Hall of Fame, and the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame, Berks County.
Joe is an 8-time Pennsylvania Men’s Gymnastics Coach of the year, and is a 16 time Coach of Over All Pennsylvania Gymnastics State Team Champions. He has coached 7 boys to National all around titles, 29 boys to Junior Olympic National Team and over 60 athletes to Athletic College Scholarships. Joe is an NCAA Honor Coach Award recipient, as well as a USA Gymnastics-Master of Sport, and received the Pennsylvania Gymnastics 35 Year Service Award. In 2019, Joe received the Pennsylvania Gymnastics Lifetime Achievement Award.
Joe has coached athletes to represent the United States at World Championships and Olympic Teams, including Olympic Alternate Elizabeth Price to 4 World Cup Uneven Bar Titles, and Margzetta Frasier to a World Cup Uneven Bar Title. Joe also has extensive international experience serving as Junior National Team Coach, coaching teams to 1st place international finishes in Ontario, Canada, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Cali, Columbia, Curitiba, Brazil, and Cottbus, Germany. He has also coached US teams competing in Berlin, Germany, and Kiev, Ukraine.
Matisen was a competitive gymnast for 13 years and was coached by Marty, Gina and Christy. As a gymnast she qualified to Eastern National Championships 3 times where she earned a 5th place in the all-around, 3rd on floor and 2nd on beam. She went on to do Division 3 collegiate gymnastics at Ursinus College from 2015-2019, where she earned a bachelor's of science while majoring in Health and Exercise Physiology. While in college she started coaching at Stallone's in the summers and has not stopped since! She coaches classes as well as team. Matisen really enjoyed her years as a gymnast and wants to bring the same joy she once found to every child that comes into the gym!
Skylar started gymnastics at 4 years old at the recommendation of her dance teacher. She started competing in gymnastics at the age 8, eventually graduating as a level 10 gymnast. While in high school she volunteered as a coach alongside Ms. Christy and by her first semester of college, she started officially coaching at Stallone’s. She credits coaching at Stallone's to where she found her love for teaching children. She has now decided to pursue a degree at Penn State University in early childhood education, where she hopes to one day become an elementary school teacher. She is very excited to be able to continue helping children not only improve their gymnastics abilities but also find a love for the sport that she once did.