Gymnastics

Department Contact Information

Gymnastics Director –  Marci Kaplan –  x193

Why Walk, when you can Flip, Twist, and Tumble!

The MAR-JCC Gymnastics program develops and promotes confidence, and self-esteem through education in gymnastics. Our Caliber of training by elite gymnastics trainers, coaches, and educators, rivals programs whose athletes are training for the Olympics. Gymnasts of all ages will reach their potential and beyond through positive physical and mental development in a safe, rewarding environment. For more information, see page 50 of the Program Guide.

Marci Kaplan, Gymnastics Director

MarciKaplanMarci has been involved in the sport of Gymnastics as a gymnast and as a career professional. Her tenure in gymnastics has spanned over 28 years in the following areas; judge-USA Gymnastics National rating, head coach, gym owner, safety certifier, and Meet (event) Director. During her coaching history she has coached State, Regional and National athletes. Marci has been an educator in the fitness industry for over 25 years and a lead Physical Education and Health teacher for Dade County Public Schools for 10 years. Her affiliations include: USA Gymnastics, AAU-amateur athletic union, NAWGJ-National Association of Women’s Gymnastic Judges, Dade County Physical Education Association, and many others.

 

Jordan Bradley, Gymnastics Coordinator/Instructor

JordanBradleyJordan has been coaching gymnastics and cheerleading for 7 years. He is a Certified Personal Trainer, and a USASF Certified Tumbling Coach. Jordan currently cheers with a “Top Gun All-Stars Level 5 Team. For the past 2 years he has been chosen to be an “Nfinity Legend” as the winner of several tumbling competitions. Jordan has a great passion for coaching, teaching, and being instrumental in the development and improvement of his student’s skill levels. Everybody loves Jordan!