Nik Savkovic has a wealth of experience both as a gymnastics coach and a competitor. He was born in Serbia where he grew up being a gymnast from a young age. Nik was a member on the Serbian National gymnastics team and was coaching the Junior National team.
He obtained a University degree in physical education and Kinesiology and was teaching physical education and coaching gymnastics and other sports such as swimming, volleyball, soccer, boxing, and track for more than 30 years. Nik is an NCCP certified Level 3 Gymnastics and Trampoline coach.
Nik coaches all levels in gymnastics - Provincial and National, both girls and boys. He is also proficient in coaching the recreational level of Gymnastics.
He joined RGA family in early 2017 and is now committed as the Head Coach –Women’s and Men’s Artistic Gymnastics at Richmond Gymnastics Association.
Ben Cleroux got his start in gymnastics in high school, and hasn’t looked back since. He has been involved in the sport for 4 years, and has been coaching at the recreational level for 2 years, starting off by helping coach his former high school and high schools in North Vancouver. He is NCCP-certified in fundamental movement skills, a trained competitive coach, a certified parkour coach, and a judge for men’s artistic gymnastics.
Ben is currently completing a degree in Kinesiology, and will complete a diploma in Sport Science at Douglas College in Winter 2019.
Ben is the lead recreational coach at RGA, as well as the coach of the men’s artistic gymnastics program, and would love to see you in the gym sometime!
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Sharanvir Kang is a recreational coach with RGA, and has been coaching gymnastics for the last 8 years. She competed in gymnastics till age 14 and did competitive level dance until age 17. Sharan completed her Bachelor of Arts in Criminology and Psychology at Simon Fraser University and has future plans to be a police officer.
In her free time, Sharan loves to be active and outdoors doing activities such as running, kayaking, and hiking!