Teresa Colton Owner/Director Cheer and Tumble
Teresa has been coaching gymnastics/acro and tumbling for over 20 years. She has a passion for helping children grow and develop their talents. She spends a great deal of time cultivating teachers; helping them accomplish their goals through persistence and dedication. Teresa began her teaching career in Utah teaching for local gyms and dancing schools. In 2000, she moved to Grand Junction and soon began teaching competitive gymnastics. She became Head Coach for levels 4-5 and Assistant Coach for levels 6-10. Teresa also became the Tots Program Director, Curriculum Developer, and Summer Camp Director for ages 6-12, coordinating weekly field trips and physical fitness activities. In 2008, Teresa moved back to Utah and began teaching classes at Synergy Dance Academy. The program grew quickly from 30 tumbling students to over 500 by 2014. Teresa is excited to be in partnership with Synergy Dance Academy to continue the vision. . . â€œThe whole is greater than the sum of its parts.
20 plus years coaching experience
USAG Gymnastics Certified
CPR/First Aid Certified
Written/implemented tumbling/acro/gymnastics training curriculum for many programs in Utah and Colorado
Summer Day Camp Director Kidsplay- Grand Junction, Colorado
5 years gymnastics coaching training at Olympic Training Center, Colorado Springs, Colorado