Men's Gymnastics

24th-26th November 2017

During the 2017 Gymsport Clinic we are very pleased to have Vin Alvarez as our Men’s Gymnastics keynote presenters for the Gymsport Clinic! Yin will be joined by some of Australia’s top coaches for the practical sessions making this an event not to be missed. 

Vin Alvarez

Yin's infectious enthusiasm is as well known as his outstanding coaching portfolio. The 2016 Olympic coach for the 2016 USA Men's Gymnastics Team, Yin is the head coach (and step-father) of 2016 Olympic Parallel and High Bar silver medallist Danell Leyva. 

A former athlete and coach for the Cuban National team, Yin moved to the United States in 1992 where he founded his club, Universal Gymnastics. 

 - Masters Degree in Sports Science ( Gymnastics Specific) 
 - Staff member of the Junior and Senior USA National Team
 - Coach of Danell Leyva 2016 Olympic Games parallel bars and horizontal bar silver medallist, London Olympic All Around Bronze Medallist.
 - Coach of 3 time Olympian Jorge Giraldo Colombia 

Who can attend? 

National level 8,9,10 Open
International Level 8u/14, 9u/15, 9u/17 & Senior International 

Note: interstate athletes in level 9- Senior International are eligible to express interest. 

What will you learn?

o Developing strength for young athletes
o High Bar releases
o Giant Drills for P-Bars
o Ballet for Men’s Gymnastics
o Practical planning ideas

In addition to practical sessions and lectures for coaches and judges, the Gymsport Clinic will offer a wide variety of informative and engaging workshops for both coaches and gymnasts.

Each workshop will be presented by industry experts aimed at providing knowledge and practical application of topics including:

o Strength & Conditioning
o Sports Psychology
o Injury Prevention, Management & Rehabilitation
o Recovery