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Flight Deck's Competitive Gymnastics Program

USA Gymnastics XCEL Competitive Gymnastics Program


5 - 18 years of age

Requires prior FDG coach approval and evaluation.

Please contact us for more information on our competitive program!

Head Coaches:
Bill Widman & Lauren Bowsher
Team Manager:
 Amanda Sudhoff

Meet The Team Coaches


Coach Bill

Head Coach / Team Curriculum Director

Mr. Bill previously worked at Universal Gymnastics in Columbus Ohio where he trained Levels 4 - 10 teams for 35+ years and during that time coached nine (9) State Championship teams. During the summers, Bill is the Associate and Gymnastics Director at Lake Bryn Mawr Camp in Pennsylvania, where his teams have won 38 straight Junior and Senior Wayne County Championships. He is very appreciative for the opportunity to work in such a tremendous facility and with outstanding youngsters and staff at Flight Deck Gymnastics!


Coach Lauren

Head Coach

Miss Lauren proudly competed in USA Gymnastics for 8 years, finishing her career in Level 8. She then had 5 years of gymnastics and tumbling coaching experience at Celina Gym and Cheer. She is now the proud owner of Flight Deck Gymnastics and cannot wait to share her love for gymnastics and exercise with you and your family!


Coach Amanda

Team Manager

Amanda has been an art teacher for 12 years and graduated from the University of Kentucky, completing her master's degree at the University of Dayton. Amanda was a competitive USA gymnast from a very young age & competed all the way through Level 8 before moving on to competitive cheerleading & dance throughout her collegiate years at UK. She even danced for a professional arena football team - the Lexington Horsemen. Amanda has since coached cheerleading for 12 years at different schools, gymnastics, and even High School softball. 


Coach Caroline

Competitive Team Coach 

 Miss Caroline has had several experiences working with children which include: a Gymnastics Instructor, a Swim Coach, Religious Education Teacher, Boys & Girls Club Instructor and a Special Education Assistant through the school she previously worked for. Caroline is so excited to bring a positive attitude, organizational skills, and previous gymnastics experience to the Team!


Coach Ryan

Competitive Team Coach

Ryan is recently graduated from Ivy Tech with a major in Aviation Mechanics.  He is very energetic and loves seeing the younger ones grow and be engaged in the classes. Ryan is also a Ninja & Gymnastics instructor here at Flight Deck and looks forward to adding his teaching experience to the Team!

Greatness isn't born, it's made. Hard work and commitment will get you there.

- Daniel Coyle
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